Do you want to move your blog from Blogger to WordPress. This blog platform migration guide will help you make a shift from Blogger to WordPress without affecting your search engine traffic, Google Juice and keeping your RSS subscriber count intact.
WordPress is one of the most popular blog publishing platforms that powers more than 50 million sites on the web. WordPress uses PHP and MySQL.
Google has added OpenID support in Blogger comments engine – that means if you are logged into WordPress, TypePad, LiveJournal or any of the other OpenID supported services, you can leave a comment on Blogger Blogs using the same credentials.
Provides Social Bookmarking Icons for Blogs and Websites. Reader can email forward your posts, send them as SMS or post to Facebook.
Notify me of followup comments via e-mail – WordPress Email Comment Notification in Blogger Blogspot blogs.
A big list of Web Designers who are also bloggers and can help you design / develop Custom WordPress Themes and Blogger Blogspot Templates. Some website designers in the list based in India also offer web hosting and logo design services.
The SEO and spam king at Google, Matt Cutts, gave a good talk on optimizing your WordPress blog for the search engines (especially Google) – he was speaking at the two day WordCamp 2007 conference.
If you have decided to move from Blogger to WordPress, you’ll notice that WordPress would change your URL structure (often known as Permalinks or slugs in WP).
If your blog is hosted on WordPress.com, you cannot monetize it with Google Adsense, Text Link Ads, PayperPost or other advertising programs as that’s against the rule book.