Switching to WordPress
from Squarespace

Looking to make a switch from Squarespace to Flothemes. Check out our handy guide on how to make the transition. Need more reasons to switch, check out our post below.

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Why switch to WordPress

Not sure about making the switch? Check out our article with 10 reasons why it makes sense to move to WordPress.

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Choose Hosting

To get started with WordPress you’ll need your own hosting. Check out our recommended hosting providers for a hosting solution. We highly recommend SiteGround and GreenGeeks for WordPress hosting.

The Process

There are 10 simple steps for making a transition from one WordPress theme to another. They are outlined below, and fully explained in our article and video on switching WordPress themes.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE.

CHOOSE HOSTING

Choosing the right hosting is important. We've put together a list of recommended providers which you can choose from.
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Install WordPress & Theme

Most hosting providers off 1 click WordPress installations. Once installed upload your new theme.
INSTALL THEME

EXPORT CONTENT

Export your Squarespace content ready to import to WordPress.

IMPORT CONTENT

Import your content to WordPress with the WordPress importer tool.

Import Images

Using Import external images plugin, import all existing images.

CREATE PAGES

Set up the pages of your site with your new theme.

Create Galleries & Slideshows

Create any portfolio galleries and slideshows.

SETUP PERMALINKS

Review your permalink structure, to make sure you don't have any broken links.

Test Site

Check out the site on all devices and test your contact form.

Launch

Once you're happy, 2 click launch the new site! Share it with the world, sit back end enjoy your new site with a smile.

TUTORIAL

Part 1

Check out part 1 of our switching series. How to choose hosting, and install WordPress

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Part 2

Check out part 2 of our switching series, how to export and import content.

LET US HELP

Installation Services

Want a helping hand? Let us assist you with the transition using our advanced installation services.