Migrating Joomla To Wordpress

Migrating Joomla To Wordpress

joomla to wordpressHere are a few links to migrate Joom to Wordpress.

Once you have WordPress up and running, go to the WordPress admin area to install and activate FG Joomla to WordPress plugin. (Learn how to install plugins in WordPress).

After activating the plugin, go to Tools » Import. You will see a list of import tools available for your WordPress installation. Click on Joomla (FG) from the list of available tools.


WARNING - You may need to purchase the Premium version of the Plugin, and also Add-ons

This FG Joomla to Wordpress plugin seems to be the best one, however.....   it does not migrate everything:

If you want to migrate more than the standard stuff, you will need to purchase the Premium version of the Plugin, for USD$30.00  here:  https://www.fredericgilles.net/fg-joomla-to-wordpress/

The Premium version includes these extra features:

  • migrates authors and other users with their passwords
  • migrates the navigation menus
  • SEO: migrates the meta description and the meta keywords
  • SEO: keeps the Joomla articles IDs or redirects Joomla URLs to the new WordPress URLs
  • compatible with Joomla 1.0 and Mambo 4.5 and 4.6 (process {mosimages} and {mospagebreak})
  • migrates Joomla 1.0 static articles as pages
  • migrates Joomla 2.5+ featured images
  • migrates Joomla 3.1+ tags
  • migrates Mambo data
  • migrates Elxis data (Joomla 1.0 fork)

Premium Add-ons

The Premium version allows the use of add-ons that enhance functionality:

  • K2
  • EasyBlog
  • Flexicontent
  • Zoo
  • Kunena forum
  • sh404sef
  • JoomSEF
  • OpenSEF
  • WP-PostViews (keep Joomla hits)
  • JComments
  • JomComment
  • Joomlatags
  • Attachments
  • Rokbox
  • JoomGallery
  • Phocagallery
  • Joom!Fish translations to WPML
  • JEvents events
  • Contact Manager
  • Docman
  • Virtuemart
  • JReviews
  • Mosets Tree
  • User Groups
  • WPML
  • Simple Image Gallery & Simple Image Gallery Pro
  • RSGallery
  • Community Builder

These modules can be purchased on: https://www.fredericgilles.net/fg-joomla-to-wordpress/add-ons/