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Convert Post Types

A bulk conversion utility for post types.

14 reviews
Average Rating
3 stars
3.9 out of 5 stars
5 stars
Works perfectly and has saved me heaps of time
By , for WP 3.9.1

One small wish for a future enhancement ... it would be great if the plugin checked the settings for comments in Dashboard > Settings > Discussion. When comments are turned off, and a page is being converted to a post, then the post should not have comments allowed by default.

I am converting from pages to posts, and it is a bit of a nuisance to have to remember to turn comments off for each post. But that is a small thing compared to the convenience of using this plugin. Many thanks to the author.

1 star
Caused my CPT permalinks to break
By ,

I switched one custom post type to another and it caused all the permalinks in my custom post type that I switched the posts to break. I'm using the %/sample-slug/% style and now all my permalinks in that CPT are broken.

5 stars
Excellent Tool
By ,

Thank you for this excellent utility! It has saved me hours of work in several instances.

5 stars
Simple, clean, works like a charm
By , for WP 3.7.1

It's a nice plugin that does exactly what it says with lots of preconversion filters. I used it to convert posts from one FAQ plugin to another FAQ plugin. I installed this plugin, activated it, went to the plugin's interface, and did the conversion. Total time: 2 minutes. Sweet.

1 star
All my posts are gone
By ,

Installed this plugin, after that I unistalled (without any other action) and deleted my posts... Thank you

1 star
made everything vanish
By , for WP 3.6.1

Completely deleted one of my post types. I went with Post Type Switcher instead, and that one worked perfectly.

5 stars
Smart and useful
By , for WP 3.6.1

Try it. It works!

5 stars
saved me a day of work!
By ,

Thank you for making this tool! Saved me a ton of work. Worked exactly as expected. You can go category by category for best control over which taxonomy term (and post type) things get converted to.

Super-useful, thanks.

5 stars
Worked exactly as needed
By , for WP 3.5.2

Decided after entering a lot of content that I wanted several pages to be a custom post type. This took care of my need instantly.

4 stars
It works!
By , for WP 3.5.1

I don't believe it respected my choice in terms of "only convert posts from xyz category" but I may have done something incorrectly.

Thank you for making this.

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