To migrate your website from Wordpress to Academic is a two phase process:
First, install the WordPress to Jekyll Exporter plugin into your Wordpress installation by following these steps:
- Place the WordPress to Jekyll Exporter plugin in
- Activate plugin in WordPress dashboard
Export to Jekyllfrom the
The WordPress plugin converts all posts, pages, taxonomies, metadata, and settings to Markdown and YAML with just a single click. A zip file will be generated, containing
_config.yml, pages, and
_posts folder containing
.md Markdown files for each post.
Given the Jekyll formatted contents of your generated zip file in the step above, proceed to follow the guide on importing a Jekyll site into Academic.