Best WordPress Backup

I present you most efficiently, easy, safe and secure WordPress Database Backup.


What you need is two things:

  • WordPress Plugin – WP-DB-Backup
  • Some File Transfer Protocol (FTP) – FileZilla (free FTP solution)

WP-DB-Backup has the highest number of downloads of any other wordpress plugin backup tool. At the moment I write this article (1.203.738 downloads with 487 ratings)


Install Wp-DB-BackUp PLugin and run it


How to install WordPress Backup Plugin

I give you the photos how this plugin look like:

These core WordPress tables will always be backed up:

  • wp_commentmeta
  • wp_comments
    Exclude spam comments
  • wp_links
  • wp_options
  • wp_postmeta
  • wp_posts
    Exclude post revisions
  • wp_term_relationships
  • wp_term_taxonomy
  • wp_terms
  • wp_usermeta
  • wp_users


  • Never
  • Once Hourly
  • Twice Daily
  • Once Daily
  • Once Weekly

In section “Backup Options” try to done your first backup. You have three options:

  • Save to server
  • Download to your computer
  • Email backup to you email

My first choice is email. The second is hard disc (computer)

Backup Now!


Copy (Save) your Wp-Content folder



Wordpress back upFind wp-content beside wp-admin and wp-includes and drag it down to your computer.

This will backup all your themes, upgrades, plugins and uploads.

I recommend it to this backups at least once per month (2 months).

Copy this folder to your computer and date it.



Secure one copy of wp-config.php file in your hard drive, and if something going wrong, you can always replace this file and wp-content folder and everything will be ok.


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