Go Back   WarriorForum - Internet Marketing Forums > Warrior Support Forums > Programming Talk
Register Blogs FAQ Social Groups CalendarHelp Desk

Reply
 
Share
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-09-2011, 12:24 AM   #1
Warrior
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 32
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Convert Joomla template to wordpress

I have a website built on Joomla. I want to migrate to wordpress with the same design.

It provides better options for me.

Please advice.
rajprince is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2011, 11:08 AM   #2
Marketing with an accent.
War Room Member
 
RobKonrad's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Switzerland
Posts: 557
Thanks: 108
Thanked 180 Times in 137 Posts
Social Networking View Member's FaceBook Profile  View Member's Twitter Profile  View Member's YouTube Profile
Contact Info
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

There are some companies that do this - this was the first that came up a google search:

Joomla to Wordpress - Custom WordPress and Joomla Services by CrushLabs, Inc.

but usually, it's not worth the hassle. Start with a fresh theme. It's the best option.

Cheers,
Rob Konrad

================================================== ===
This blog is awesome: http://www.robkonrad.com/blog. Read it.
================================================== ===
RobKonrad is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2011, 07:10 PM   #3
Active Warrior
 
webtechprodigy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 59
Thanks: 7
Thanked 6 Times in 5 Posts
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

You will have to spend some money on it, there is no other way to do it.....
webtechprodigy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-15-2011, 09:21 PM   #4
web publisher
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Posts: 60
Thanks: 5
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

I've heard something about a script to convert your Joomla content to your WordPress installation, but you need to have some experience with PHP in order to be able to run the conversion.
michaelcook2003 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-13-2012, 12:56 AM   #5
Active Warrior
 
annife polak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 35
Thanks: 4
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

Hi, try to use program called Artisteer. You cant import any kind of template, edit and export to wordpress, joomla etc.

Keep up!

I am a german living czech republic. Expert on XHTML, PHP. In free time I like CSS coding. Love traveling, skiing and other sports. I spend 5 years in Norway. Im huge fan of ecology and food. Feel free to text me anytime.
annife polak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-2012, 01:30 AM   #6
Active Warrior
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 49
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 3 Posts
Contact Info
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

Friend,

I am not sure about any plugin or converter which will completely help to extract the same template into WP theme within one click but want to recommend you to
1. Create the mock (PSD)
2. and then with the help of designer create its HTML and with the help of developer convert it into WP theme.
Hardly for this process it will take 10-12 hrs.
eluminousdev is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2012, 12:24 AM   #7
Active Warrior
 
dawidtailor's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: usa
Posts: 34
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

Quote:
Originally Posted by eluminousdev View Post
Friend,

I am not sure about any plugin or converter which will completely help to extract the same template into WP theme within one click but want to recommend you to
1. Create the mock (PSD)
2. and then with the help of designer create its HTML and with the help of developer convert it into WP theme.
Hardly for this process it will take 10-12 hrs.

Nice information you share here, Thanks its very important, Can you tell me how can I create the mock? If I want some best template theme than How can I create this theme?

dawidtailor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2012, 02:40 PM   #8
Warrior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 19
Thanks: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

I would hire a wordpress template designer and ask him to reproduce the theme, otherwise it is very complicated and it might not work

spagopizza is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2012, 07:40 PM   #9
Active Warrior
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Missoula Montana USA
Posts: 38
Thanks: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

I would use broilplate and convert the template that way. I have done this with a lot of sites for example. I live up in missoula montana and there are few so called web companies that make crap and dont give a cms to companies up here so I have to convert there templates "html" files to a wordpress theme.
jiffyspop is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2013, 08:49 AM   #10
lust-for-life
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 79
Thanks: 3
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Contact Info
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

You can try CMS2CMS - that's an online convertor tool. I used it to move from Drupal to Wp, and it also supports joomla to wp. You'll be able to import only content, however. The design would have to be taken care of.

regards!
TanYaV is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2013, 10:39 AM   #11
HyperActive Warrior
War Room Member
 
windelsolutions's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Internet !
Posts: 123
Thanks: 1
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Social Networking View Member's Twitter Profile 
Contact Info
Send a message via MSN to windelsolutions
Default Re: Convert Joomla template to wordpress

You will have to get the theme deisnged in Wordpress. You can keep the same design or go for a new design as well.

windelsolutions is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

  WarriorForum - Internet Marketing Forums > Warrior Support Forums > Programming Talk

Bookmarks

Tags
convert, joomla, template, wordpress

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:32 PM.