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3 Use Wordpress Plugin Updraft Plus To Backup Your Files A Database

b) uploads c) plugins and d) other files (Before I continue, I should highlight that this is not a sponsored post. I learnt about the Updraft Plus plugin after reading reviews online. It was quite a lifesaver.) I earlier used the free Export function under the Tool section of WordPress to transfer files over, but the transfer was about 20%. So I decided to go with the Updraft Plus plugin. I paid

USD30 to use the Updraft Plus Migration product and it was money well-spent. The steps to back up your files on UpDraft Plus are pretty straight forward – you can follow these instructions. When you’ve got the four zip files (a) database, b) uploads c) plugins and d) other files) saved on your local PC, you can then work towards setting up an Amazon Lightsail instance.

Once you installed the UpdraftPlus plugin, follow the below guide to take a manual backup to your WordPress host itself. Step 1: Click UpdraftPlus Backups under the Settings menu. Step 2: For taking a backup, click Backup Now button. Step 3: Now, a popup screen will be shown where you’ll be asked whether you need a database backup or files backup. Choose the option according to your needs. In this step, as we’re not looking

for sending the backup to remote storage, you can choose the option “Don’t send this backup to remote storage”. Then, click backup now button. It may take a few moments for completing the backup depending upon the size of your database and files. Once the backup is completed, you can find the backup files in a folder named UpdraftPlus inside the wp-content directory.

April 29, 2011 The next to do list after you have done configuring your WordPress or post some articles is WordPress backup. Regular WordPress backup is the wise thing to do and you have to make sure you put it in your to do list. Once a month or twice a month is reasonable you need to do WordPress backup. So make sure you put it in your schedule. I always do WordPress backup in net15 which means every date 15 and 30, twice a month. And to save some space i only keep the last 5 backup

files.

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Why You Should Backup Your Wordpress Files And Database

Wordpress Database Backups Vs File Backups

> To back up a WordPress site fully, you need two types of backup: a file > backup and a database backup. To back up a WordPress site fully, you need two types of backup: a file backup (or “filesystem backup”; same thing) and a database backup. Your database backup stores the contents of your WordPress database, as a single giant `.sql` file. Your file backup stores your entire WordPress filesystem: the thousands of files (`.php`, `.js`, `.css`, `.png`, `.jpg`, and so on), organized into folders, that make up WordPress’s core software, your The reason you need both of these backups is that neither has the full information to build a WordPress site. They complement one another. What

is saved in a WordPress database backup? What is saved in a file backup? * Images or other media Let’s assume that the worst has happened. Your site is gone. You find that your host hasn’t taken backups. You tried to schedule a file backup, but your cron job failed, so the backup didn’t succeed. But you do have a recent database backup. Will this suffice? First, take a look at the test site I built which I aim to restore. Now let’s go through the steps to create a fresh WordPress install from an old

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Step 2 Backup Wordpress Database And Files

Create A Wordpress Full Backup Database And Files

BackWPup not only allows you to automatically back up your WordPress website, but also to make detailed decisions about exactly what you want to back up. The simplest way – which we recommend to BackWPup novices – is to set up a WordPress Full Backup , i.e. of the entire database and all files. It means that if something goes wrong, you still

have everything in your backup and don’t have to reinstall anything manually – as would be the case if you exclude your plugins to save disk space.

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