Hi Everyone may you enjoyed with my previous articles i already wrote about manually backup, But now i will write here about a very great and helpful plugin, it will genrate automatically backup for your full wordpress whenever you want or can do a schedule for it
This is very famous plugin and very helpful to make a backup for WordPress if we will do manually from phpmyadmin and file manager it ill take many time but this plugin will generate a fully MySQL database backup and file manager all files to your dropbox file manager. but there is no option for restore it you have to restore it manually click here to read how to restore WordPress.
Just choose a day, time and how often you wish yor backup to be performed and kick back and wait for your websites files and a SQL dump of its database to be dropped in your Dropbox!
You can set where you want your backup stored within Dropbox and on your server as well as choose what files or directories, if any, you wish to exclude from the backup.
Step 1 >> You need to install WordPress Backup to Dropbox plugin to your WordPress get your plugin here. you can download it and upload/Install and can activate manually otherwise you can goto your wordpress dashboard and click on Plugins > Add New > and Serach for WordPress Backup to DropBox when you found result click on install plugin and activate it
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Step 2 >> After Plugin Installation Go to your wordpress dashboard in Dashboard left sidebar tools look for WPB2D (WordPress backup to Dropbox) WPB2D > Backup Settings there you need to authorize your dropbox account to your wordpress, click on authorize it will redrict you to dropbox and there you can give permission to allow your WordPress to send files to your Drobbox file manager.
After Continue you ill see a new page in WPB2D Settings you can choose a subfoler just there click and type folder name or domain name like BlogCheer. in last line you can set a shedule when ever do you want to make backup like you can make backup daily, weekly, fortnight or Monthly. and leave all other things. next save changes.
Now this is the most important step Go to Backup now and click on start backup, it will take almost 15 minutes if you have more than 100 mb files then it can be take upto 1 hour so take a cup of coffee and wait for completing backup.
Note : You don’t need to keep your internet or PC on it will work offline 🙂
After some time you can see the status in backup setting its showing me backup completed with time and status etc.
So this is my dropbox folder i backup my completed filemanager and Mysql Database file, Database file ill be admitted in wp-content folder.
So this is 6 minutes tutorial will explain you complete how you can backup your complete wordpress into Dropbox