This article describes how to stage a WordPress site using the WordPress Toolkit in cPanel.
It is important to test a site's code and content before you publish it and make it available to the public. A staging site is a copy of your website where you can make and test changes before taking them live on your main website. With the WordPress Toolkit, WordPress staging is quick and easy.
To stage a WordPress site using the WordPress Toolkit, follow these steps:
If you are using the Paper Lantern theme, in the DOMAINS section of the cPanel home page, click WordPress Toolkit:
The WordPress Toolkit page appears with a list of installed WordPress sites:
As you test and develop the staging site, its data changes and becomes out of sync with the original site. To synchronize data between the original site and the cloned site, locate the source site, and then click Copy Data. The Copy Data dialog box appears:
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