How To Backup Your WordPress Blog To Prevent Losing All Its Contents

REBLOG: Hugh, of “Hugh’s View and News”, has shared important information on how to save your blogging content. Very simple instructions, a great deal of help.

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How would you feel if you woke up one morning and discovered that your WordPress blog had been deleted or that most of your content had been lost?

It’s a scary thought, and probably the worst kind of nightmare situation for many bloggers.

WordPress has a process that allows all its users to backup the contents of their blog.

Today, I’m going to show you how to backup your blog without going via the ‘WP Admin’ button on the dashboard of your blog.

Not only is it a straight forward process, but it’s the quickest method of performing a backup of your blog. Plus, since I last wrote about this, you can now also backup all your media, images and photos.

Let’s start.

  • In the lefthand menu of the dashboard of your blog, click onTools, then onExport.

  • You’ll be presented with the following choices.

  • Let’s start…

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  1. I’ve actually done this, because I think I’d die if I lost the whole blog. I need to do it again soon, because of the Nanowrimo content that I’ve added. I’ve got that backed up elsewhere, but I need to do it in this format too. Thanks for the timely reminder Beckie! 😀

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