Configure the FTP Server in WHM

The FTP server that comes pre-packaged with VPS and Dedicated server host accounts is called Pure-FTPD. The description in WHM indicates that this FTP server can handle both normal and encrypted connections. The following article discusses the different options you can change to configure the FTP server behavior used in your VPS or Dedicated server Read More >

How to Backup WordPress with FTP

The UpdraftPlus plugin includes tools to backup your site to a remote storage location. As we continue our series on the UpdraftPlus plugin for WordPress, we will now show you how to backup WordPress with FTP. FTP allows you to transfer your backup to another server, which is ideal in case your website’s server has Read More >

Downloading a WordPress Backup with UpdraftPlus

As we continue our series on the UpdraftPlus, we will now show you how to download a WordPress backup. UpdraftPlus allows you to download backed up Databases, Plugins, Themes, Uploads, and Other files. You can then safely store them on your local computer, CD/DVD, or USB drive. **Note: You must create a WordPress Backup with Read More >

How to Delete your UpdraftPlus settings in WordPress

As we continue our series on the UpdraftPlus plugin for WordPress, we will now show you how to delete your UpdraftPlus settings. UpdraftPlus includes a tool that allows you to easily wipe all of your settings with just one click. This is helpful if you change your remote backup destination, or want to reset your Read More >

How to View the Size of your WordPress Site Size with UpdraftPlus

As we continue our series on the UpdraftPlus plugin, we will now show you how to view the size of your WordPress site with UpdraftPlus. With UpdraftPlus you can view how much space your Plugins, Themes, Uploads, and other files are are taking up directly in your WordPress Dashboard. This can help you manage the Read More >

How to Restore a WordPress Backup with UpdraftPlus

Now that you know how to install UpdraftPlus and create a backup, we will show you how to restore a WordPress backup using UpdraftPlus. This can help revert your website after a crash, hack, or failed upgrade for example. It can also be used for migrating your site by restoring it on another server. **Note: Read More >

How to Backup WordPress with UpdraftPlus

Now that you have installed the Updraft Plus plugin, we will show you how to create a WordPress backup. This is a crucial step before performing maintainenace or updates to your site, since it allows you to easy revert your changes if you experience problems. The backups and also be critical when recovering from a Read More >

How to Install the UpdraftPlus WordPress Backup Plugin

In this first tutorial of our series on the UpdraftPlus Plugin, we will show you how to install the UpdraftPlus WordPress Backup Plugin. Once this has been installed you can use it to create backups and restore backups of your WordPress site. This plugin can also be used to backup your site via FTP or Read More >