Backup and restoration made easy. Complete backups; manual or scheduled (backup to S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, Rackspace, FTP, SFTP, email + others).
There is no way to stop the process once initiated (and no way to start over), delete unwanted operations or files. I can back up my files from my webhost's cPanel > mySQL quicker and easier AND more efficiently AND upload them to my Dropbox in less time I have spent fighting with this plugin. :(
The main plugin is fine, but restoration and migration should really only be used in a last resort.
I had a very specific instance in which I was unable to migrate manually. Let me be clear, IN ALL CIRCUMSTANCES YOU SHOULD NOT USE A PLUGIN TO MIGRATE. They cause way, way more problems than they solve. I was facing a peculiar, unusual circumstance that prohibited migration through any other way.
The migration plugin is very, very far from perfect, or even good. But it is somewhat functional, which is more than I can say for any other one of the migration plugins I tried (part of this may be because my site is very large... others may work on small sites). So it was necessary and, thanks to their support, came through in the end.
Luckily, support is very good. My first query was not responded to appropriately, but afterward, the plugin staff provided excellent, amazing, and very responsive support. I only wish they had fixed these issues in the plugin and clarified the instructions so that it would not have been needed.
Useful plug-in but it pushes paid add-ons in a nag message at the top of the Add-Ons panel. The "Dismiss for 12 weeks" button really only makes it go away for a week, then it's back.
Very difficult to use, lots of links that I do not know what they are... and the worse... not backupping LINKS... my Notes inside...
This backup plugin is very basic in its free version. They ask you to pay for the premium version if you want some more. Not so intuitive to use. If you have to clone your WP website take a look at All-in-one WP Migration, which is definitely more complete and easy to use.
Been using UpdraftPlus for a few weeks, mostly because I was curious about their migration plugin. Turns out the migration plugin is good, but the basic backup plugin is fantastic ... so far. I'm still looking for the chinks in the armor.
Didn't take that much to find the hole. Works great if your site is small, but doesn't scale for larger sites. 800 mb and up - "FAIL". Same for the migration plugin that I wasted money on.
Small sites - 5 stars
Large sites - 1 star
Average - 3 stars.
it has been a solid plugin
They wanted me to give them a review as soon as I installed it. Ok.
Turns out they want me to shut down the site and spend 2 hours debugging the problem (they provide step by step instructions, so helpful!) Problem is theirs -- this site works fine without them. Client laughed when I asked if they wanted to pay for debugging 3rd party software that had just been installed....
Other issue is that the admin page is COVERED with ads for all kinds of stuff that I should be excited about, Right? Nah.
On deinstallation I saw the longest list of files I have ever seen in a plugin, seriously...
Good plugin, a few core features come for free, extra dollars to be paid if you want more. The only one regularly updated, as for now.
My other plugins:
ManageWP - Worker (not active)
wpcu3er (not active)
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