Is it possible to transfer content, along with the domain name, to a different host?

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I have been maintaining a website for an association for several years and I recently decided to quit. I want whoever takes over to be able to access the content along with the domain and do whatever they want with it. Is that possible?
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Charmagne9970,

Yes.  The best way to do this is to have the new account manager open up an account with us. Then, give us a phone call (800-710-1998) when the  two of you are together so that you can pass the phone back and forth, (or exchange email address & pin number with each-other).  After the two of you, (or one of you with account information for both accounts), verifies the email address and pin number on both accounts, we can then transfer the domain and site from the existing account, into the new account.

Do not post the email address and pin numbers here on the community!

Mike
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Thanks! What if the new provider does not choose to use Homestead? I can definitely recommend it, but I won't have any control over it because I am no longer on the board.

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They can open the account with whoever they wish. When transferring a domain name, the transfer is initiated with the receiving company. Transferring a site is going to be more complex, or problematic unless they want to rebuild the site. There are so many different website building platforms on the market that you'll run into problems because a site created with our software can not be edited with someone else's, or vice versa.
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