Part 2 in multi-part series.
Be prepared for the worst case scenario which would be your WordPress Web site or blog might go down. Whether it is an accident, or some hacker purposely being nasty, or a server failure, whatever.
This informative article on WordPress Backups (by WordPress) explains what your WordPress Web site consists of – the basic files and your database. It answers some questions, provides alternatives and even provides instructions. Links to plugins and tools are also supplied.
For you less adventurous, my next post will talk about some alternatives to backing up your WordPress Web site or blog I found that work.
Photo image by Capt. E.G. Malindine, No. 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.
Read Part 1: WordPress Tutor Says | Back Up Your Web Site Or Blog
Or continue to Part 3: WordPress Tutor | Export Tool Is Not A Great Backup Option
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