Today, we’re gonna see how youcan move wordpress from your Local Computer toa Live Website Hi guys, I’m Subhangfrom websitelearners Now, In our previousvideo, I showed you, how you caninstall wordpress locally on your computer Now if you want tomove that local wordpress site to a live website you can do that byfollowing the steps that I show you in this video So, once you getyour website live, anyone will be ableto access it, just by going to your website address So, make sure you watchthis video till the end to learn how to do it!
Okay, So now I’m gonna show youthe wordpress site that I’ve build on my computer So let’s see So, this is the site! It has these pages and this content You can see that,right now, this site is on the localhost which means, it’son our computer Now, to get this website live,we’re gonna do it in just 2 Parts! The first part is to setup a new wordpress site on awebhost So, to get our website live we need a hosting accountwhich provides a space, for storingour website’s files on the internet So to get a hosting account,let’s scroll down this video So I’m gonna scroll down, and click this link and, it will takeyou to this page Now, this is where, we’re goingto buy the hosting So let’s click ‘Get started’ and now, you need to choosea domain name for your website So.
the domain name is yourwebsite’s address which people can visit,to go to your site So, I’m going to searchfor ‘tryshirts ‘ which is the name of mywebsite and then click ‘search’ and, as you can see, thedomain name is available so let’s click’select and continue’ and it will take youto this cart page So you can see thatwe’re getting our domain, and our hosting Now, both of these are goingto be valid for 1 year So to completethe purchase Let’s click ‘register’ and, I will quicklyfill this up and click ‘Create account’ Now let’s add thepayment method Enter the details and click ‘next’ Now click ‘complete’to make the payment and it’s done! Okay, so now we’ve completedthe payment & we’ve got our domain & hosting Next, we need toInstall WordPress on our hosting account So to install wordpress,let’s click ‘Add site’ and then click’Get started’ Now just select your domain and click ‘next’ then again click ‘next’ and now you need to enter a username and password for wordpress you will need this to login into wordpress.
So I’m gonna enter my name and password and click install Okay, so wordpress is installed Now let’s click ‘Get started’ and then click ‘No thanks’ and ‘Ok’ As you can see, wordpress is now installed on ‘tryshirts’ So, once youinstall wordpress your website will now beLive So let’s check that, We’re gonnago to our browser and then type our domain name So, I’m going to enter ‘tryshirts’ and press enter As you can see, the site is working and it has this defaultwordpress content Okay! So, now let’s go to the Final Part of this tutorial which is to bring-in the content, from the local site to this live website Okay! So to move the content fromthe local site to the live website, We’re going to do 3 things, First, we’re going to installa plugin on both of our websites Then, using the plugin we’re going to export the contentsof the local site into a file Then finally, we’regoing to bring that file, into our live site So first, let’s installthe plugin on the local site So, let’s go into ourlocalhost dashboard .
then go to plugins and click ‘Add New’ Now, search for ‘All in One’ and then installthis plugin So, let’s click ‘install’ and ‘activate’ Okay, So the plugin is installed on the local site Next, we’re going toinstall the same plugin on our live website So, let’s go to thewordpress dashboard on ‘tryshirts’ And then go toplugins again click add new then search for ‘All in One’ and click ‘install’ and activate Okay! So, now the plugin isinstalled on both of our websites So, now we can go to.
Step 2: Which is to Exportthe Content of our Local Site So to export thecontent of our local site let’s go to our localhost dashboard And then go to ‘All inOne WP Migration’ and click ‘Export’ Now click ‘Export to’ and file Now click ‘download’ And the content will bedownloaded into a file and then click close Okay! So now, we’ve got the content of our local site into a file So, now we can go tothe final step, which is to import thisfile into our Live website So, let’s go to our Live Site’s dashboard Then, go to All-in-OneWP Migration and click ‘Import’ Now click ‘Import from’ and click ‘file’ Now, choose the file whichyou’ve downloaded and click ‘open’ Now click ‘Proceed’to start the import and then click ‘close’ and it’s done! So, all our local sitecontent has been imported into ‘tryshirts’ So.
let’s check that We’ll go to’tryshirts’ and reload the page So, you can see that all thecontent has moved to our live site So, this is how you canmove your wordpress site from your computerto a live website Now, if you want to loginto your wordpress site Just add ‘/login’ afteryour site’s address, and press enter Now to log into wordpress,you need to use your localhost’s username & password So just enter the logindetails of your local site, and then click login Okay! So now you can start making changes to your website and all the changes will appear on your live website There you go! This is how you canmove wordpress from your local computer to a live website So, now if you wanna learn how to designyour wordpress site, You can watch this video! We show you how you canbuild your website in just a few mins So, that’s it Guys! Thanks forwatching this video If you like it just hit the like button and also subscribe to Website Learnersto watch more videos from us I’ll see you inthe next video Babye 🙂