With the not-so-unexpected news that Twitter was shutting down Posterous on April 30, users of the blogging platform no doubt are scrambling to figure out what to do with their content.
If you are one of these Posterous users, you are in luck. In their blog post about the shutdown, Posterous gives some instructions about how to backup your blog. Once your blog is backed up, here is a handy video from ictevangelist.com that walks you through stetting up a WordPress.com blog and importing your Posterous content.
The process of converting your blog is very simple and you should be enjoying your shiny new WordPress blog in no time.