How to Backup WordPress with All-in-One WP Migration

(This article assumes you have a live WordPress website. Not quite there yet? That’s okay! We can get you up and running with WordPresss Hosting.)

As we continue our series on the All-in-One WP Migration plugin, we will now show you how to backup a WordPress site to file. Once the backup is complete you can download and store it in a safe location such as an external hard drive or DVD. This ensures you have a backup available if you want to restore your site after a hack, or your web server experiences issues.

Backup WordPress to File

  1. Log into your WordPress Dashboard.
  2. Click All-in-One WP Migration then Export in the navigation menu.

  3. Click the Export To button on the next page.

  4. On the drop-down menu select the File option.

  5. It will then generate the WordPress backup. Click the download link once it completes.

Congratulations, now you know how to backup a WordPress site to file with All-in-One WP Migration! In the next guide, we will show you how to Restore WordPress a WordPress site with All-in-One WP Migration.

Was this article helpful? Let us know!