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Trouble converting WordPress.com to .org (3 posts)

  1. m1tchellw
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I decided to change from .com to .ORG and I am through BlueHost as my domain host. Then I downloaded the wordpress.org file on my computer. As I am through my .com/wp-admin login. I am in my dashbooard area It still has the wordpress.COM basic features. I want to upload a new theme I found. Is there anything I am missing? Where did something go wrong in the process?

    Yes I did go through simplescripts and the wordpress icon in the bluehost tools. How can I play around with the .ORG features with my blog???

  2. Krishna
    Volunteer Moderator
    Posted 2 years ago #

    You need a domain name (which you bought from BlueHost) and a hosting service. Have you bought the hosting also from BlueHost? From what you describe, I understand now you are trying to setup the blog at the localhost (in your computer). Is that right?

    Can you post your new site URL (domain name) here?

  3. RichardWPG
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

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