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Do you backup your WordPress site to an external provider like Dropbox?

Created on 09 Oct 2014 | Last updated by Tiago Araujo on 09 Oct 2014 03:01 PM (over 6 years ago)

Backing up your WordPress site is important and while most hosting providers will perform backups on your behalf, it doesn’t hurt to have another copy tucked away safely. For this purpose we use and recommend the BackWPup WordPress plugin.

It simplifies WordPress backups and can be configured to back up your site to:

  • FTP server
  • Dropbox
  • Amazon S3 services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • RackSpaceCloud
  • SugarSync

We setup our WordPress sites to backup daily to Dropbox:

wp dropbox
Figure: blog backs up daily to Dropbox

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