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Blogger Getting Rid Of FTP

Hmmm… apparently Google/Blogger are getting rid of their FTP publishing service. This sucks, because I use Blogger to publish my… erm… blog.

I would note that Blogger don’t seem to have suggested any way to migrate my existing content. Which sucks.

Time to roll up my sleeves and see what I can set up to move my blog wholesale to GoDaddy.

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2 Responses to Blogger Getting Rid Of FTP

  1. Robert Newman says:

    I know I will sound thick, but whats FTP?

  2. Simon Cooke says:

    It's a file transfer protocol. Basically I have my own server, but rather than running WordPress or some other blog software on it, I just use Blogger to keep the data all in the cloud on a server somewhere, and tell them to publish all of the data to my server, so I have an archive I can control.