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(guest post written by David Anderson, the main developer of UpdraftPlus, a WordPress backup plugin.)
How much time and effort have you put into your WordPress website? What would it cost you to replace it all from the beginning? How many hackers are knocking on your website’s doors and windows right now to see what gives way?
Setting up a backup solution should be the first thing you do after installing WordPress. As the author of UpdraftPlus – the highest-rated backup plugin the wordpress.org, and one of only two automated backup plugins to have scored eight points at rankwp.com – I’m really pleased to see Rackspace Cloud Files as a fully supported cloud backup option.
While developing for Cloud Files, I appreciated its easy-to-use web interface. I had no problems with it “under the hood” either. UpdraftPlus Backup/Restore supports backups into Cloud Files fully:
It also offers all of the standard features you’d look for in a backup plugin, including:
To learn more and get started, head on over to our blog - http://www.rackspace.com/blog/backup-wordpress-to-cloud-files-with-updraftplus/
After reading this on the Rackspace blog, i am now using a cloud files container to back my blog up to the cloud. A CDN and cloud backup.. I feel like i've joined the big boys now :)
Thanks for this great tip guys!
Great to hear!
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Thanks for posting!
set this up myself last night... good stuff