Is WordPress com and WordPress org the same company?
WordPress.com is a proprietary blog hosting solution with limitations. Despite the same name, WordPress.com and WordPress.org are NOT directly related. WordPress.com is owned by a company called Automattic which was founded by Matt Mullenweg (co-founder of WordPress).
What is the difference between WordPress com and Worpress org?
The key difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org is who’s actually hosting your website. With WordPress.org, you host your own site (we recommend this). With WordPress.com, on the other hand, it’s WordPress.com that takes care of all of this for you (easier to start, less freedom).
Can I move my site from WordPress Com to WordPress org?
Migrating WordPress.com to WordPress.org: A Step-by-Step Guide
- Step 1: Export Your WordPress.com Content.
- Step 2: Install the WordPress Importer on Your New Site.
- Step 3: Import Your Content.
- Step 4: Redirect Users to Your New Domain.
- Step 5: Install Jetpack by WordPress.com (If You Want To)
Is WordPress org free to use?
WordPress.org aka “the real WordPress”, is the popular website platform that you have heard all the great things about. It is open-source and 100% free for anyone to use. All you need is a domain name and web hosting. This is why it is also referred to as self-hosted WordPress.”