Adding a Site to Pantheon
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There are many ways you can add a site to Pantheon. To help you choose the best method, answer the questions below.
This list does not include scenarios for decoupled architecture. For those, see Front-End Sites on Pantheon.
Find Your Path
How do you want to add a site? You have the following options:
- Create from scratch
- Create a site from a Custom Upstream
- Migrate a site that's hosted elsewhere
Would you like to create your site using the dashboard (which will guide you through the process), or use the command line?
- I want to use the Dashboard
- I want to use the command line, and my CMS is:
If you are a part of a Professional team that has Custom Upstreams, you can build a site from an existing Upstream.
Is your site archive greater than 500MB, or only exists on your local machine?
Which CMS are you using?
Do you want to upgrade your Drupal version during migration, or are you using Drupal version 9 or higher?
Yes, upgrade my site to the latest version of Drupal:
Do you want to use a Custom Upstream?
If so, use the Pantheon Migrations plugin with a custom WordPress upstream
Are you using multisite, or do you want to avoid installing a plugin?