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WordPress: Backing Up Your Site

Affiliation: UIUC

Provider: Lynda.com

Type: Streaming Resource

Description: Backups are critical to getting your WordPress site running again when it's broken or, even worse, hacked. Senior staff author Morten Rand-Hendriksen introduces three trusted plugins to add automatic backup routines to your WordPress site: BackUpWordPress, UpdraftPlus, and VaultPress. These options run from simple and inexpensive to robust, enterprise-level solutions. He shows how to use each plugin to configure scheduled backups and restore your site to a stable state. Devote an hour to learning how to start backing up your WordPress data now, and save countless time and worry later.

Quality Level: production