What are the importers in WordPress?
In Wordpress, an importer is a tool, which is used to migrate content from an existing WP website to another one. This tool can also be used to move a website from the localhost, i.e. local server to an online hosted server.
Using WordPress importer, you can migrate different data like:
- New Posts, pages, or other custom created post types
- Comments in posts
- Custom fields and post metadata
- Categories, tags, and other terms from custom taxonomies section
- Authors on the website