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After having developed and tested your website on a local server, the next big challenge is uploading the website to your affordable website server and updating the configuration such that you "go live". The tutorial below gives you the steps required to transfer your Joomla website from localhost to server. With a few tweaks, these steps also apply to move Joomla site to new server if you want to switch to a better hosting service. Given that you're considering moving your website, we would highly recommend having a look at our review of InMotion hosting and VPS , before you make your decision to which host to move. They also offer completely free migration or assisted transfer of Joomla site from localhost to server. Check out InMotion hosting deals in May Whilst this tutorial is describing the steps for uploading Joomla to your web server from localhost or your computer, the steps if you want to perform a transfer from one Joomla server to another are exactly the same, so you can also follow these steps to do this.
Full steps for Uploading Joomla to your website server
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Copying a Joomla! Copying the files and copying the database are separate operations. Which you carry out first will depend on your particular circumstances but in most cases it does not really matter. If your website is being updated frequently and you need to take your website offline while the copy takes place then you will probably want to perform the database copy last so as to minimize downtime. After you create the Database for your Joomla download and install Akeeba, it can be download from Joomla extension directory. There is a link to full instructions there as well.