iThemes BackupBuddy is very popular, the most comprehensive WordPress backup plugin available on the market. This plugin can also manage website migration and restoration. It is the perfect backup solution for beginners who have never used backup software before. It only takes a few minutes to configure the iThemes BackupBuddy plugin. After installation, it will take you to the Quick Setup Wizard, where you will create a password for backups, select the cloud location for backups, scheduled backups, and more. Therefore, any beginner can set up the backup software very easily and quickly. The iThemes BackupBuddy plugin also allows you to schedule backups. You can configure your backup schedule plan directly from the Schedules tab in the plugins panel. It is also very easy to create backups manually using this plugin. It offers five backup profiles to choose from: full backup, database only, themes only, plugins only, and media only. In Complete Backup Profile, you will backup your entire WordPress website, including the database and media library.
The iThemes BackupBuddy plugin also allows you to send backups to remote destinations like Google Drive, OneDrive, Dropbox, Amazon S3, BackupBuddy Stash, and many others. If you do not want to use the local backup directory space, you can configure an additional remote destination to store your website backups. Restoring backups is also very simple with this plugin. It only takes one click to restore locally stored backups. Overall, iThemes BackupBuddy is a complete WordPress backup, migration and restore solution.
Main Features of iThemes BackupBuddy – WordPress Backup Plugin
- Clean and simple interface
- Easy backups
- Database only backup
- Five different backup profiles
- Additional remote destination support
- Schedule backup
- Easy backup restoration
- Full Website migration
- Instant e-mail notification
- Quick and easy setup
- Quick malware scan
- Off-site storage options
- Downloadable backups files
- Customize backup content
- Allow restoring the backup directly from remote locations
- Individual file restoration option
- URL replacement
- Database scan and repair
- BackupBuddy Slash
Sales Page of iThemes BackupBuddy v184.108.40.206 – Backup Plugin for WordPress
What’s New in iThemes BackupBuddy v220.127.116.11 (Changelog)
- Bug Fix: Actually reverted Composer dependency updates due to PHP compatibility.
- Reverted Composer dependency updates due to PHP compatibility.
- Enhancement: Added PHP 8 Support.
- Enhancement: Added WordPress 5.6 Support.
- Enhancement: Updated package dependencies.
- Bug Fix: Various minor fixes to Stash2 and S3v3 Destinations.
- Improvements to Restore including a bug fix that resolves looping over the same step.
- Added Restore support for db_1.sql where database backup is stored in a single file.
- Fix issue where .dat file fails to send on S3 destinations, thus triggering failure email.
- Bug Fix: Improvements to Restore including a bug fix that resolves looping over the same step.
- And many other small improvements and bug fixes.