WordPress Speed Up Service | WordPress Website Maintenance Packages Reply To: Built-in import/export functions not working as expected., by rjh427 Preliminary testing shows that the latest version of ReadyMade WordPress Importer will accept the built-in export-styled XML files I’ve already prepared and properly import the posts, create the necessary users and import their comments into WP v4.9.4. Even though it’s been superseded by something else, it self-reports. It does not recognize or import the shortform category tag style mentioned above but it does recognize and import longform category tags. https://wordpress.org/plugins/readymade-wordpress-importer-061/ Testing continues… I mention this in case it might help someone else, someday. Perhaps the core WP maintainers can either update the RSS Import link to a plugin that works, or remove the link to a flawed plugin completely. Point users in the right direction…. Reply To: Built-in import/export functions not working as expected.