BACKUP! BACKUP! BACKUP! Backup daily, weekly and monthly.
- cPanel – it’s free but not the fastest or most complete – https://yourdomain.com/cpanel
- WP Twin – Upload a small script to your site. click a button and everything – plugins, comments, pages/posts, tags, categories, permalink structures/privacy settings, themes and affiliate links is backed up. Nothing faster on the market, especially if your site is huge.
- BackupBuddy – This is a plugin that you install to your WordPress site. Backup widgets, themes, plugins, and SQL database! You can schedule backups and have them sent to Amazon S3, Rackspace Cloud, an FTP/FTPS account, or to your email.