Backup plugin to create a full backup (files + database) that can be used to easily restore, duplicate, clone, or migrate any WordPress website.
Yes, we have provided WPBackItUp free to the WordPress community since 2012. We do this because we don't want there to be any reason you aren't backing up your WordPress site, it's that important.
The free version is made possible by our generous premium customers. Please use WPBackItUp free for as long as needed but if you are able, consider supporting our community by becoming a premium customer. See http://www.wpbackitup.com/premium for details.
Sure! The backup archive generated by WPBackItUp contains everything you need to restore your WordPress site. We even created a guide to help you. Please see our online documentation for details.
Yes, the premium version of WPBackItUp provides a one click restore option. If you can click a button then you can restore your site. Please see http://www.wpbackitup.com for pricing info and our no-risk offer.
WPBackItUp is really fast. Unless your site is extremely large(many gigabytes) it should only take a few minutes for your backup to complete. If your back up has been running for longer than 15 minutes then there may be an issue. Before contacting support please close your browser and try the backup again. If it continues happening, contact support.
Yes, WPBackItUp has been around since 2012 and has over 100,000 installs all over the world. WPBackItUp can be used safely and easily on most hosts and set-ups.
Yes. WPBackItUp works on both Windows and Linux hosts. WPBackItUp even works with WordPress sites hosted on Windows Azure.
Not yet but this feature will be available in an upcoming version of WPBackItUp. We listen to requests so if this is an important feature to you then please let us know by submitting a feature request.
WPBackItUp works on the current release of WordPress and is updated to function with all new releases.
This is a tough one. In many cases the backups created by WPBackItUp can be used to restore to a different version of WordPress but this is not recommended. It is very important that you keep all your WordPress versions the same but if you find yourself in this situation then all may not be lost. Please contact support before attempting this on your own.
Yes, WPBackItUp supports multisite but at this time we can only backup and restore entire networks.
Yes it does. Your entire database will be exported into a SQL file and saved in the backup archive created by WPBackItUp. This file is used by WPBackItUp premium to restore your site and may be also be used for manual restores. Please see http://www.wpbackitup.com for information about WPBackItUp premium or for manual-restore instructions
Yes, the database export contains everything related to the database.
Yes. WPBackItUp is used by many professional designers & developers just this way. Once you have your WordPress site setup the way you want, just BackItUp and use that backup archive as a starting point for all your new sites.
Yes, WPBackItUp is just like any other WordPress plugin. You must install it on any site that you wish to perform a backup or restore.
WPBackItUp creates a backup of everything. This includes plugins, plugin settings, themes, theme settings, pages, posts, users, uploads, everything.
WPBackItUp can be used to backup very large sites. We`ve tested up to 5 themes, 20 plugins and more than 100 posts/pages without any issues.
Yes. We continually improve WPBackItUp and test it with every new version of WordPress.
Yes, please make sure you are always running the current version of WPBackItUp.
General support questions should be posted in the WordPress support forums. If you are WPBackItUp premium customer then support requests may be submitted the portal support.wpbackitup.com
Our online documentation and full list of FAQs can be found at support.wpbackitup.com
Requires: 3.8.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6
Last Updated: 2 weeks ago
Active Installs: 20,000+
2 of 2 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.
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