Additional Dependencies

This importer requires the following additional libraries.

You may install the needed gems individually by running gem install GEM_NAME or install all of them with a single invocation:gem install rexml safe_yaml


To import your posts from Blogger, you have to first export the blog to an XML file (blog-MM-DD-YYYY.xml).

Sample snippet to invoke the importer:

jekyll-import blogger --source NAME --no-blogger-info --replace-internal-link --comments

Option <PARAM>Description
--source NAME

The XML file (blog-MM-DD-YYYY.xml) path to import


not to leave blogger-URL info (id and old URL) in the front matter.

Default:  false

replace internal links using the post_url liquid tag.

Default:  false

import comments to _comments collection.

Default:  false
Highlighted row(s) in table above indicate required options.

“Labels” will be included in export as “Tags”.