Is CodeGuard Worth It?

You might have seen the CodeGuard addon on your hosting sites like Bluehost or HostGator. You might have even heard a CodeGuard review from a friend or colleague. And now you’re wondering, is CodeGuard worth it? Questions may come to mind about whether it’s justifiable to pay for a backup service like CodeGuard at all when there are free tools/plugins available in the market. In this article, we are simply trying to make you aware of the six features that are exclusively available through CodeGuard, which you’re not going to Continue Reading

How to Back Up Your MySQL Database in phpMyAdmin

Using phpMyAdmin can be confusing when you need to create a backup of your database. No worries — we’ve got you covered! In this article, we’ll look at how to create a backup of your MySQL database using phpMyAdmin. We’ll also discuss an alternative solution that automates the entire backup process. Manual MySQL Backup: phpMyAdmin Backup Database Follow the steps mentioned below to manually back up you MySQL database with phpMyAdmin: Log in to your web hosting control panel (such as cPanel) and enter your credentials. Open the phpMyAdmin console Continue Reading

What is CodeGuard? — Your Ultimate CodeGuard Guide

If you are looking for an automated backup tool, we can confidently say that you are an awaken a tech-savvy person who is serious about their website and business. Isn’t it strange that some people are still unaware of the fact that hosting companies store the backup files on the same location/server where the original files are saved? So, when a web host’s server crashes or is hit by a cyberattack, the customers end up losing both types of files — both the originals and the backup versions! Pat yourself Continue Reading

Automatic MySQL Backup with CodeGuard

CodeGuard is an automated backup solution for keeping copies of your website data securely on the cloud. It safeguards you from experiencing massive downtime for issues relating to data loss and acts like an undo button. If something goes wrong with your site while you’re using CodeGuard, you can revert your website to the last clean version with a single click. CodeGuard accesses your site either through the FTP/SFTP protocol or through a WordPress plugin. Based upon how you choose to set it up, it can back up a few files, copy Continue Reading

How to Schedule Automatic MySQL Backups

Walkthrough of MySQL backup processes Using Linux and CodeGuard Creating backups for your website data is a tedious and time-consuming process — and that’s without the human errors that could result from pressing the wrong key or forgetting to create a backup. You can choose to schedule MySQL auto backups to make the process simpler and more efficient by using scripts such as automysqlbackup. You can also opt for automation tools like CodeGuard that are simple to set up, easy to use, and come packed with features such as malware Continue Reading

How to Back Up a MySQL Database on Linux / Ubuntu?

Creating backups to increase your site’s redundancy is a smart move in the face of a disaster. This is why most website admins build and download an offline version of their website data every single day for recovery. However, this traditional method of doing things has two major drawbacks. For one, it’s effort-intensive (i.e., not lazy-proof), and two, you lose all your recent data if your website crashes before you have a chance to create your daily backup! In this article, we’ll look at how to back up your website’s Continue Reading

10 Benefits of Using an Automatic Website Backup Solution

The purpose of an automatic website backup solution is to take a snapshot of your website as it is and create redundancy by backing up all your website data. What for? So you can restore it with a few simple clicks in the event that something goes wrong. Although most of us know the importance of backing up our data, doing a manual backup requires time and effort. Automation makes the process convenient and hassle-free; it also ensures you haven’t been left with an outdated backup. If an attacker hacks Continue Reading

FTP Cloud Backup — How to Schedule Automatic Website Backup

Wondering how to back up a website via FTP using automatic FTP backup software? We’ve got you covered in just 7 easy steps In this article, we have covered how to back up a website via FTP. You can back up a website via FTP in two ways: By performing a manual FTP backup Via automatic FTP backup software Please check out this article which covers everything you need to know to back up FTP manually. For automatic website backup, you need a third-party automatic FTP backup software. At, Continue Reading

WordPress Automatic Backup — How Does That Work?

Does WordPress back up automatically? Yes — we’ll show you how Technically, WordPress doesn’t take automatic backups by itself. To schedule a WordPress automatic backup, you need to install a third-party tool and/or a plugin. Automatic WordPress backup means you schedule the backups for a fixed interval of time (daily, weekly, monthly, etc.) and let the backup tool take the backup for you. This is a way safer method than relying on manual backup methods. There are many WordPress backup tools and plugins available in the market. You can choose Continue Reading

Manual WordPress Backup: Everything You Need to Know

Your expert guide on how to backup WordPress website and WordPress database manually via cPanel It must have taken you months or maybe years to develop all the blog posts, website contents, or entire eCommerce store on your WordPress site. But do you know how fragile your WordPress website is? It just takes a single wrong click, an act of negligence, a malicious plugin/theme, or an unfortunate cyber attack to lose your entire website in a split second! You can survive in all those scenarios only if you regularly create Continue Reading