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For all the whys and hows,
Why: I used to blog from ImJasonH.com using Blogger, way back in the heady days of ’06 (pronounced “aught-six”). Then I switched to WordPress.com, because the WordPress platform has a ton of awesome plug-ins.
But for all those awesome plug-ins, WordPress.com only lets you use those approved by their admins, which there aren’t very many of. You also can’t edit the actual HTML of your blog at WordPress.com, which I wanted to do to edit the feed auto-discovery links. Finally, I couldn’t figure out how to get ImJasonH.com to point to WordPress.com. Three strikes.
And back to Blogger it was…
How: I fully expected the migration to be painful and arduous. It was actually far from it. A few minutes using the very handy BlogSync and I was on my way. Highly recommended.