- Coming from a self-hosted WordPress site?
Welcome to WordPress.com! Nice to see you. Thanks for joining us; you’ll be up and running in no time. Pick a topic to learn more, and let’s get started! Migrate your content to your WordPress.com blog. Connect your domain to your new blog. Customize your theme. Connect to your other social networks. Post some new […]
- WordPress.com and WordPress.org
WordPress.com is a hosting platform that makes it easy for anyone to publish online and is different from WordPress.org. This support doc explains the diferences between WordPress.com and WordPress.org to help you decide which one is best for you.
- Translation FAQ
Getting Started Who translates WordPress.com? How can I get involved? Anyone can help by suggesting new translations. Thanks for helping us spread the awesomeness of WordPress.com around the world! What do I get out of it? Our undying gratitude, deeper knowledge of WordPress.com, UI in your language, helping other bloggers who also speak your language, […]
- FTP Access
We do not allow FTP (File Transfer Protocol) access to any WordPress.com blogs. This covers alternatives to using FTP with your WordPress.com blog.
- Translation Resources
This article lists translation resources for WordPress.com translators, including style guides, glossaries, and translation forums. The WordPress.com Translation Style Guide has tips that are applicable to all languages. Locale-specific WordPress.com style guides can also be downloaded from this folder. You can access more glossaries from individual translation projects. If you can’t find anything for your […]
- Getting Help in the Forums
Below we’ve gathered a few answers to some common questions about using our support forums to help get you oriented. How do I Start a Thread? There are several ways to start new threads. The easiest is to navigate to the forums homepage where there’s a link to “Add new topic“. Clicking that link will […]
- Posting Source Code
While WordPress.com doesn’t allow you to use potentially dangerous code on your blog, you can post source code for viewing by using the directions found in this support doc.
- Moving from a Self-Hosted WordPress to WordPress.com
Note: The instructions from this guide are referring to the WP Admin dashboard. You can get to this dashboard by adding /wp-admin to the end of your site’s url (e.g.: example.wordpress.com/wp-admin) If you would like to move your self-hosted WordPress.org site over to WordPress.com, you can follow the guidance on the following pages. Navigate to […]
- Guided Transfer
The Guided Transfer is a paid service (one–time fee) where we transfer your WordPress.com site to a self–hosted (WordPress.org) site at a recommended host of your choice.
It's your content; you can do whatever you like with it. This support doc explains the various ways to transfer your content to another blog or platform and explains how to backup your site.