How To Backup Your WordPress Blog To Prevent Losing All Its Contents

Sharing information from Hugh on how to backup your WordPress blog –

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How would you feel if you woke up one morning and discovered that your WordPress blog had been deleted or that most of your content had been lost?

It’s a scary thought, and probably the worst kind of nightmare situation for many bloggers.

WordPress has a process that allows all its users to backup the contents of their blog.

Today, I’m going to show you how to backup your blog without going via the ‘WP Admin’ button on the dashboard of your blog.

Not only is it a straight forward process, but it’s the quickest method of performing a backup of your blog. Plus, since I last wrote about this, you can now also backup all your media, images and photos.

Let’s start.

  • In the lefthand menu of the dashboard of your blog, click onTools, then onExport.

  • You’ll be presented with the following choices.

  • Let’s start…

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  7 comments for “How To Backup Your WordPress Blog To Prevent Losing All Its Contents

  1. 11/27/2019 at 6:39 pm

    Thanks for the reminder, Eugenia and Hugh! 🙂

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  2. 11/27/2019 at 6:48 pm

    I do this once a week, and store it in a local database (for reporting). I download the backup file to my desktop, which then gets backed up ti iCloud. It’s a good idea…

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  3. 11/28/2019 at 5:11 am

    Thank you so much for reblogging my recent blog post on backing up our blog content, Eugenia.
    Best wishes,
    Hugh

    Liked by 1 person

  4. 12/01/2019 at 10:50 pm

    Eugenia, thanks for sharing this excellent post which reminds me I need to check on the backup I did recently. 😉

    Liked by 1 person

  5. 12/05/2019 at 1:10 am

    Vital!

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