How to export a WordPress site from Local

Export a site from Local

Start by opening “Local” and ensure that the site you want to export is running. Next, right-click on the site and select “Export.” Follow the prompts to save the website in a place that you can find it like the Desktop!

The zip file that is created contains everything you need for the site, including Media, Plugins, Themes, and an export of the database! The export is the entire /wp-content folder and the database.