The Ultimate Guide: Migrating from A2 Hosting to

In today’s dynamic online landscape, website owners often contemplate moving from one hosting provider to another. If you’re currently hosted on A2 Hosting and considering shifting to, you’ve come to the right place. Our comprehensive guide will walk you through the intricate process, ensuring a seamless transition without compromising your website’s integrity.

What factors justify migrating from A2 Hosting to

  • Global Accessibility: Reach a worldwide audience with’s global infrastructure, ensuring fast and reliable access for users across the globe.
  • Mobile Optimization: Enjoy responsive design that adapts your site for diverse devices, ensuring a seamless experience for mobile users.
  • User-Friendly Platform: provides a streamlined interface for convenient website administration.
  • Automated Backups and Security: Enjoy automated backups and robust security measures on the platform.
  • Integrated SEO Tools: Effortlessly enhance your site’s search engine optimization with built-in SEO tools.

Getting Ready for Website Migration

Before making any alterations, creating a backup of your current A2 Hosting content is essential. This step ensures the protection of your data during the migration process. Here’s a guide on how to accomplish this:

  1. Log in to your A2 Hosting WordPress website using your username and password, or access it through the A2 Hosting admin panel.
A2 Hosting Panel
  1. Go to the “Plugins” section in the left menu and click on the “Add New” button.
Add New Plugin
  1. Click the “Upload Plugin” button, and then “Choose File” to upload the WP Staging | Pro plugin.
Choose File and Upload Plugin
  1. Press the ‘Install Now’ button.
Install Now Button
  1. Once the plugin is installed, proceed to activate it.
Activate Plugin
  1. Go to the left-hand side menu, find ‘WP Staging | Pro,’ and click on the ‘Backup & Migration’ option.
Backup & Migration Option
  1. Suppose you don’t have an existing backup, no need to worry. Just click the “Create Backup” button to generate a new one.
Create New Backup Button
  1. Provide a name for your backup, and then click the “Start Backup” button.
Enter Backup Name and Click Start Backup Button
  1. The backup has been successfully finished.
Backup Completed
  1. Once the backup process is complete, you’ll typically find a “Download” option under the “Action” button. Be sure to save this backup file securely on your computer.
Download Backup

The Migration Process

  1. Log in to Your Account Login Page
  1. Go to the “Plugins” section in the WordPress dashboard and click the “Upload” button.
Upload Button
  1. Afterward, go ahead and upload the WP Staging Pro zip file
Upload Wp Staging Pro Plugin
  1. Once installed and activated, go to the “Backup & Migration” section in the WordPress dashboard under “WP Staging Pro.”
Backup & Migration Option
  1. After that, press the ‘Upload Backup’ button.
Click Upload Plugin Button
  1. Now, upload the backup file exported from your A2 Hosting website.
Select Your A2 Hosting Website Backup
  1. The backup has been successfully uploaded.
Backup Successfully Uploaded
  1. Then, click the ‘Action’ button and choose the ‘Restore’ option.
Click the Restore Button
  1. Click the ‘Next’ button.
Click the Next Button
  1. Afterward, click the ‘Restore’ button.
Restore Button
  1. The backup has been successfully restored.
  2. Click the “OK” button.
Backup Successfully Restored
  1. Re-login to your WordPress website.
Again Login into Your Website

Conduct a comprehensive website test on to verify the proper functionality of all components and review content for accuracy and formatting.


Migrating from A2 Hosting to can be transformative, unlocking new possibilities for your online presence. By following this comprehensive guide, you’re ensuring a smooth transition and setting the stage for enhanced performance and scalability on