Category: MovableType

How To: Switch from MovableType to WordPress

I switched from MovableType to WordPress this week, something I had been putting off for a long time because I had such a highly modified install of MT with a large number of posts & comments. Because mine was a somewhat non-typical install, I had to pull a few tricks to migrate. Here’s a recap, …

How To: Export many entries from MovableType

In the process of moving from MovableType to WordPress, I found that MovableType will not export large numbers of entries. My blog was so big, that MT’s default Export Entries feature would time out, copying less than half of my blog. In order to export all of the entries from my large blog, I had …

Add MT Comments Count to FeedFlare

If you use Feedburner to manage your MovableType RSS feeds (you are using Feedburner, aren’t you?!), then you may be interested in adding your comments count for each item to your feed using Feedburner’s FeedFlare option. Although it was originally intended to utilize the Well-Formed Web formats, MT comment counts can be included with just …