migration

Content imports and exports with Drupal, WordPress and WXR

Submitted by dryer on Tue, 10/06/2015 - 18:43

On the internet information is free, but still locked down in relational database formats of CMSes like Drupal or WordPress. Exporting and importing content can be a chore, but agreeing on a proven format will help content migration projects.

WordPress Extended RSS is an extension to the RSS format and could be a universal language for content migrations. It is widely deployed in the WordPress world and offers enough structure for migrating common content structures like news articles and content pages.