WordPress Backup And Restore Fundamentals

Complete video guide on how to backup and restore your WordPress blog.

This course explains the necessary steps needed to successfully backup and restore your WordPress blog to a functional state. A backup of your blog is vital in many situations.
The course describes how to manually backup and restore your blog and how to automate this tasks by using plugins.

The course includes video tutorials and presentation slides.

Course duration is about 1 hour.

Course Introduction
What is WordPress ?
Course objectives
Locally hosted WordPress
Why do you need a backup ?
What to backup ?
Manual WordPress backup
Backup WordPress using FTP
Manual Database backup
Manual Database delete
Manual deleting WordPress blog
WordPress download and install
Restoring the Database
WordPress Plugins - What to look for
WordPress plugins discussed in this course
Installing and configuring BackUpWordpress plugin
Installing WordPress Backup to Dropbox plugin
Creating a Dropbox account
Plugin authorizing and creating first backup
Post creating first backup and navigating Dropbox folders
Plugin settings panel after first run
Dropbox file versioning
Backing up to other cloud services
Premium backup plugins and services
The end

What's included

  • 25 Video Lessons

  • Works on all devices
  • Certificate of completion

Cristian Gradisteanu

Instructor