UpdraftPlus is a popular WordPress plugin that allows you to backup and restore your website. It also has a feature that allows you to migrate your website from one server to another. However, the free version of UpdraftPlus only allows you to migrate your website to a new server within the same hosting provider.
Migrating with UpdraftPlus Free
To migrate your website with UpdraftPlus Free, you need to follow these steps:
- Install and activate the UpdraftPlus plugin on your current server.
- Go to the UpdraftPlus settings page and select “Migrate” from the menu.
- Enter the details of your new server, including the hostname, username, password, and database name.
- Click on the “Migrate” button to start the migration process.
Upgrading to UpdraftPlus Premium
If you want to migrate your website to a different hosting provider, you need to upgrade to UpdraftPlus Premium. The premium version of UpdraftPlus allows you to migrate your website to any server, regardless of the hosting provider.
In conclusion, if you want to migrate your website with UpdraftPlus Free, you can only do so within the same hosting provider. If you want to migrate to a different hosting provider, you need to upgrade to UpdraftPlus Premium.