Howdy folks. I'm 2DYE4, one of the Global Moderators for FFG, the site you are now on.
I posted this message on the other sweater forum as well, but I'll post it here as well. My guess is part of (if not the major) the reason for the move is to add security to the sweater community on-line. You'll see that we are rather strict here in terms of members adhering to the rules of the forum, but as such the forum stays relatively spammer and hate-monger-free.
In fact, if you haven't already, take a moment to read over the rules of this site. They are posted at this link:
In this manner, you are better prepared to avoid any issues with Code of Conduct (CoC) violations on this site,
As for old posts and prior content, be patient: any time Cookie has made a change like this in the past, he often needs some time to transfer over any old content; it tends to be an enormous amount of data that needs to be checked for viruses, glitches, etc. This is especially true is the old site was overrun by spammers. Archiving any prior site is a process that takes time and care to do correctly.
So, again we ask you: be patient... good things are on the way, and I'm sure that the move will, in a short time, prove beneficial for all.