Best WordPress Backup plugin To Keep your website data Safe

Why WordPress Backup plugin required to your website or blog?

For WordPress beginners case this problem is very common to lost entire site with minor reasons like just editing functions files, Manually delete some files, Editing .htaccess files and lots of minor reason can Ruins your entire site.

So Avoid this problem and backup your WordPress website or blog regularly because

Your one mistake can ruins your entire WordPress site..

Here is the comprehensive list of free WordPress backup plugin that helps you to backup and restore your website with just one click.

WordPress Backup Plugins List.

1. updraftplus

I put updraftplus plugin in first of Best wordpress backup plugin list, because its one of the very best backup plugin and also winner of the best quality plugin.updraft is one free plugin that allow backup and restore feature which only allow premium backup plugin.Here is list of more features.

Features :

  • Allow Store Backup Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, Rackspace Cloud, DreamObjects, FTP, SFTP, WebDAV and Email.
  • One click backup and restore service.
  • Files and databases can have separate schedules.
  • Backup automatically on a repeating schedule.
  • Site duplicator/migrator: can copy sites, and (with add-on) move them to new locations
  • Select which files to backup (plugins, themes, content, other)
  • Allow Automatic Schedule backup.

Setting Screen Look like :

wordpress backup plugin

2. Backupwpup

This is another top wordpress backup plugin which allow to store all your WordPress websites data and files to external backup service provider like amazon s3 , dropbox and many more. best Feature is support multi-site-support. Also allow store data into different formats like zip, tar, tar.gz, tar.bz2 format. below listed more features.This plugin download over 77k times.

Features :

  • Store backup to directory
  • Allow to Store Back up at Dropbox, amazon s3, Rackspace and many more external backup service provider
  • Optimize Database
  • Allow to schedule backup
  • Allow to Export WordPress XML File
  • Send logs and backups by email
  • Multi-site support

Negative Point :

  • No Backup Restore Feature

Setting Screen Look Like :

backwpup wordpress backup plugin

3 . wponlinebackup

This Plugin introduce by which allows to email your WordPress website backup and data in zip format. very easy to configuration.


  • Schedule daily or weekly backups to email or free online storage
  • Exclude files and folders and trash comments.
  • Email your backup
  • Allow Online Storage

Nagative Point :

  • Only 100 mb online storage
  • No support external backup service websites.
  • Only Allow Zip backup

Setting Screen Look Like :

wponline backup plugin

4. Backup wordpress

One of the very old Backup plugin which supports shared host environment and supports both Linux and Windows server. Best feature is plugin Allow translation in Spanish, German, Chinese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Lithuanian, Italian, Czech, Dutch, French, Basque language.

Features :

  • Allow multiple schedules.
  • Uses zip and mysqldump for faster back ups if they are available.
  • Works in low memory, “shared host” environments.
  • Option to have each backup file emailed to you.
  • Works on Linux & Windows Server.
  • Exclude files and folders from your back ups.

Nagative Point:

  • No support external backup service websites.
  • Support only zip format

Setting Screen Look Like :

Backupwordpress plugin

5. wordpress-backup-to-dropbox

This Plugin Specially made for those who uses to store backup files. I personally use for backup my blog. If you never use any external service for store your files and database so sign up it allows to store upto 2GB Backup. its very easy to setup and configuration.

Read : Step by step WordPress integration with dropbox.

features :

  • Allow to store Backup directly your dropbox account
  • Allow to store database and data both
  • Store data in zip and gzip format.

Nagative points :

  • Only support for dropbox users.

Setting Screen look like :

dropbox backup plugin

Above list is Backup your all files,folder and database. but if you want to keep website database backup separately then below present 2 popular wordpress database backup plugin which works very good.

WordPress database backup plugin

1. WP-DBManager

One of the best plugin which Allows you to operate all database functions on your admin area you don’t have to log in your admin are this plugin operate functions like optimize database, repair database, backup database, restore database, delete backup database , drop/empty tables and run selected queries. Allow automatic scheduling of backing up, optimizing and repairing of database.

2. WP-DB-Backup

One of the popular plugin downloaded over 150k times, easy to installation, one click backup your entire database to your email add or keep data store into your server.

So, which plugin are you choose for your websites ??


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About Mitul Shah

I just love to working with WordPress and i like to share my knowledge to all over world using this website hope my articles as help to build your blog powerful.


  1. Awesome compilation Buddy 🙂 Personally I like WordPress To Dropbox plugin 🙂

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