When we first set out to build a migration plugin, we reached for the stars. We probably shouldn’t have.
We didn’t want to build your regular ‘zip this up and transfer it across’ plugin that failed on most shared hosts or any sort of decent sized site.
And we wanted 100% success rates. Something brand new. File by file. Heck yeah!
Which was a great idea, and a lofty concept that was going to change the WordPress World. Until it wasn’t.
Because while Shipper was extraordinarily thorough and reliable, it, well, tended to take a medium size site at the