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Are Plugins From WordPress Transfered Over During Migration?

I’ll be transferring over my wordpress site from a shared hosting to Digital Ocean. I have read through tutorials on how to do that. My question is, after migration is complete will my original plugins work? Also if i want to install new plugins is it as simple as installing through /wp-admin area in the browser as it was through shared hosting?

Here are some of my current plugins: Disqus Comment System Google Analytics by Yoast Jetpack by Wordpress WP Simple Adsense Insertions Yoast SEO ZenCache


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  1. My … my original plugins work? : Yes. But you might need to install them again. It depends on the migration method you use.
  2. Also … hosting? : Yes. Nothing changes after all - it’s the same software!