For all newbies, there is no better solution than BackWPup. It is a free product which packs enough features and functionalities to offer a complete experience. It can take backup of almost, every WordPress site file and can store the backup to FTP, directory, Dropbox, S3, SugarSync, Microsoft Azure, Google Drive and can even send it via email. It keeps proper logs and can work on automation once the configuration is done. It provides proper details for the particular tools that help the user to set a particular configuration as per the requirements. Once you are happy with this free version, and your website grows further, there is a premium version available too, which is highly recommended once your website becomes big.
- It can take the backup of both, front-end and the database behind. It can even export WordPress XML file.
- It can optimize the Database if, in case, any file becomes corrupted.
- It can work with multiple sites, being WordPress Multisite ready.
- It is always kept updated to stay perfectly integrated with the latest WordPress version.