How to backup and restore your Blogger content

By on July 9, 2014

To back up your blog is very important as you need to store and protect your blog information and you can also restore it on another blog if you intend to quit the old one or whatever reason you have.
To backup your blogger content is very easy and I’ll show you how to do it step by step.

1. Login into your Blogger dashboard
2. Go to “Setting”
3. Click “Other”
4. On the “Blog Tools” you have three options “Import blog – Export blog – Delete blog”.

Blogger Dashboard Settings

5. Click on the Export blog. A small box will appear and you will have to click the “Download blog” button. An .xml file with all the content of your blog will be downloaded. Keep it safe!
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In order to import Blogger content, follow the steps 1 to 4 and then click on “Import blog”
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A box will appear, where you have to chose the exported .xml file, complete the security field (“Please prove you’re not a robot”). Check or not the “Automatically publish all imported posts and pages”. If you don’t check the box, all the information (posts and pages) will be uploaded as drafts.

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Click on the “Import blog” button and you are done!

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