How to Move Joomla Website to WordPress

joomla to wordpress

There are large number of users who love to build their Website on Joomla CMS. Joomla is good for many users who are technically proficient but due to the lack of useful plug-ins and desired functionality many users prefer to switch from Joomla WordPress. if you want to not deal with technical stuff then you can contact joomla customization service

WordPress becomes the No 1 choice for webmasters.WordPress is a wonderful CMS which have a high number of plug-ins and free WordPress themes available. Apart from that WordPress is SEO friendly in nature. That’s the reason people love to move from WordPress to Joomla.This article described how to move your site from Joomla to WordPress without taking help from web developer.

joomla to wordpress

You required to install WordPress on your web-hosting and select your chosen custom WordPress theme. To install WordPress you can use manual installation which required creation of the database & uploading of files manually.To make a process quick,you can use one click installation services from your web hosting cpanel.

Once WordPress is ready,you need to install FG-Joomla To WordPress Plugin from WordPress admin area.Activate that plug-in.

From the left sidebar go to Tools->Import – Choose Jomla(FG) from available options.


Here you need to specify the URL of your Joomla websites, Joomla version and database details like host name,database name, username and Joomla table prefix.

If you don’t know how to get Joomla database information than can follow below steps

  • Go to Joomla websites admin section and the global configuration click on server tab. Here you’ll find all databases related information.
  • Another alternative is connect your Joomla websites from FTP client and open consideration.php


Now you need to scroll to the “behavior” Title and choose appropriate options based on your requirement.

Depends on the number of posts under Joomla,Joomla to WordPress migration will take time

Once once your import content process complete you can click on modifying internal links which help fix all your internal linking.

Hope this tutorial on how to move website from Joomla to WordPress help to migrate you on WordPress.

Note : Few users might encounter failure and process of moving Joomla website to WordPress depends on which web hosting you are on. If you are one of them, feel free to comment here we will try our best to resolve your problem which are faced during WordPress Joomla migration.