Import the Demo Site Data

Importing demo data can be a great way to get your site setup. Every WordPress site has a built-in importer tool you can use to instantly import posts, images, and more.

You can download demo content for Author here: download demo data (right-click and choose "Save Link as").

The demo content comes from the Author live demo site.

You can import the demo site data by following these steps:

  1. Visit the Tools > Import menu
  2. Click the "Install Now" link
  3. Click the "Run Importer" link
  4. Choose the demo data file you download above
  5. Click the "Upload file and import" button
  6. Assign/import authors, check the box if you'd like to import the images, and click "Submit"

The demo content has now been added to your site!

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