How To Backup the Content On Your WordPress Blog

Having dabbled with working in the IT industry an dknow the importance of backing up your work, I have wondered how to back up my WordPress blog and appreciated this. Now, I just have to do it! xx Rowena

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Many of us woke up today to see that our WordPress blogs had changed.  For me the colours of the theme I use had reverted back to their original shades and there were items missing off my menu bar.

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WordPress seem to have fixed the problem now (at least my blog is now looking like it did when I last left it), but the whole experience got me thinking about backing up all the content on my blog.  Just imagine losing all your posts, comments, images, etc, etc.  What a nightmare, yes?

I recommend that everyone backs up their blog content as often as possible.  I backup the content on my blog once a week and it is very easy to perform. Here is a very quick guide on how to perform a backup for your blog.

  1. Go to your blog’s WP Admin page (this is your dashboard).
  2. Go down…

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5 thoughts on “How To Backup the Content On Your WordPress Blog

  1. roweeee Post author

    I am yet to do it myself. I often reblog things to my blog to remind myself to follow through on what I’ve read elsewhere. I also thought this was a post everyone should read and follow up on xx Rowena

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