Join Carrie Dils for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Genesis Import/Export feature, part of Learning Genesis for WordPress.
…Genesis comes with a basic Import Export tool that enables you to…either import your settings from another Genesis site, or export them for…use as a back-up on a different site.…I want to stress something really important here.…This tool is only for your Genesis theme and SEO settings, and…does not include your post, pages, or images.…There's a built in WordPress Import Export tool you can use for that.…This feature also does not include settings for plugins, widgets, or…specific settings related to your post, pages, terms, or users.…
It's only designed to capture the settings defined in your Genesis Theme Settings and…your Genesis SEO settings.…I feel a little like I'm giving a medical disclaimer here…of all the things this feature doesn't do.…While there are some cases where it's helpful to use the Genesis Import,…Export feature, if you're using a fully featured back up solution,…you probably won't need this option.…
- What is Genesis?
- Which files make up a child theme?
- Setting up navigation options, breadcrumbs, and comments
- Adding custom header and footer scripts
- Working with menus
- Working with the Featured Post and Featured Page widgets
- Using the Genesis Import/Export feature
Skill Level Beginner
Q. This course was updated 5/11/2017. What topics were part of the update?
A. The following topics were part of the update: prerequisite knowledge, installing Genesis, shopping for a Genesis theme, and next steps.