Note: This post explains about how to take back up of your home directory folder (public_html). It doesn’t cover how to take back up of database. If you don’t have database, you won’t see any posts or comments in your wordpress blog. Because posts and comments will be in database only.
WordPress is one of the popular platform in blogging side. For Blogging backup is one of the most important thing of bloggers. To take backup, more number of methods available. Here I am not going to use any backup plugin or any hard methods.
In this post I am going to explain about, How to take backup of entire wordpress blog home directory folder and How to restore that backup again.
For doing these above two things, I am going to use FTP (Fireftp).
Watch our video tutorial to take backup and restore that backup.
In case if you can’t watch our video, follow below steps.
How to take backup of entire wordpress blog home directory folder?
Open your ftp software and go to following path,
/Public_html/your domain name
After that right click on your domain name folder as per below screen shot, then click download.
Once download finished, you have to check both folder to make sure all the files and folders downloaded or not.
How to restore that backup again?
To restore that backup again open your FTP, then click on downloaded folder as per below screen shot, then click upload, before click upload you have to check the destination FTP path.
After click upload that folder will go in to that particular path as per below screen shot.
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