Upgrading / Migrating

Social Learner

Migrate from Social Learner to BuddyBoss Platform

In this video we will do a live migration from Social Learner to our new BuddyBoss Platform, showing you every step required for a smooth transition. This tutorial is for customers who are already using our Social Learner product.

Checklist

  • 2:16 – Backup your website!
  • 2:31 – Disable all unecessary plugins
  • 4:50 – Upload BuddyBoss Platform
  • 5:18 – Upload BuddyBoss Theme
  • 5:42 – Upload BuddyBoss Child Theme
  • 6:35 – Fix LearnDash Courses page
  • 7:42 – Set LearnDash to ‘LearnDash 3.0’ template
  • 8:31 – Activate license key for BuddyBoss Theme
  • 10:05 – Enable Forums component
  • 11:33 – Fix Forums permalinks (no longer required)
  • 12:21 – Enable Media component
  • 12:50 – Run Media migration
  • 14:15 – Enable Network Search
  • 15:43 – Delete unused plugins and themes
  • 20:50 – Repair Data
  • 21:45 – Enable Follow and Likes
  • 24:28 – Connect LearnDash Groups to Social Groups
  • 30:26 – Migrate/Test any custom development

Questions?

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