Converts old-school blogger export file to html with yaml frontmatter for static bloggers such as ruhoh, jekyll, octopress, nanoc, etc
This tool will help you migrate from Blogger / Blogspot to any static site generator that uses YAML front-matter such as Jekyll / Octopress / Ruhoh / Nanoc.
Export your blog
blogger2jekyll on your downloaded export
Follow the following:
npm install -g blogger2jekyll blogger2jekyll /path/to/blog-dd-mm-yyyy.xml /path/to/converted-blogger-posts blogger2jekyll-server /path/to/converted-blogger-posts
blogger2jekyll reads in posts and comments from the xml file
(defaults to fuzzy searcing in the current directory for
and outputs them to the specified output folder (defaults to
blogger2jekyll-server issues fuzzy redirects if it can find a name similar to
the one it was searching for in the directory it expected to find it in.
GET /normal.html -> /normal.html GET /title-of-blog-may-be.html -> /title-of-blog-may-be-truncated.html GET /fun-with-osx-10-8.html -> /fun-with-osx-108.html GET /this-post-really-doesnt-exist -> 404'd!
Open up the converter and modify it to meet your needs. It's very few lines of code and very straight forward.
git clone git://github.com/coolaj86/blogger2jekyll.git cd blogger2jekyll find . vim lib/index.js