Web Site Backup Best Practices: You Should Probably Be Doing Auto-Backups to the Cloud

Jim Dee
Jim Dee
Nov 7, 2018 · 5 min read
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Level 0: Nothing

Level 1: Relying on the Web Host

Level 2: Relying on a Web Host’s Paid Service

Level 3: Pulling Periodic Backups Yourself

Level 4: Cron Job Backups

Level 5: Off-Server Storage

Level 6: Extreme

Level 7: Testing

Awareness

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Jim Dee

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Jim Dee

Principal at Array Web Development http://www.arraywebdevelopment.com/ in Portland, OR.

Web Designer / Web Developer Magazine

WDWD Magazine features articles on web site design / development, internet marketing, social media, SEO, and topics like marketing, communications, business development, etc. Editor: Jim Dee of Array Web Development — jim@arraywebdevelopment.com.