A backup is a copy of a site which is kept on a separate hosting server and can be restored if something wrong happens with the live website - a defeated script update, an unintentional deletion of some file or of the whole database, etcetera. Restoring the website the way it was shall take away or decrease the damage the issue may have caused, that is by all means a lot better option than having to rebuild your entire website from scratch. Though you can download a copy of your content on your laptop, keeping a backup is a function that most web hosting providers include as part of their plans. It is important to check how often they do that, though, because some companies generate a backup once every week, which may be far from enough for a booking Internet site or an e-commerce portal where the info is updated every single day. It's also advisable to see how easily a backup could be restored, which can be vital if some problem appears on your website.

Daily Data Back-up in Shared Hosting

If you acquire any of the shared hosting solutions we offer, you could leverage the backup function featured with our solutions by default and at no extra cost. We will create a copy of your files and databases not once, but no less than 4 times each day, so when a problem appears on your website for whatever reason, we'll speedily restore everything, and in the toughest scenario, your website shall be restored the way it was just a few hours ago. There are 2 ways for a backup to be restored - you can contact us with a support ticket and we will do what’s required on our end inside an hour, or you can directly copy the content from the backup to the live Internet site folder from the File Manager section of the Hepsia hosting Control Panel, where you shall find all the backups which have been set up listed in chronological order.

Daily Data Back-up in Semi-dedicated Hosting

All our Linux semi-dedicated hosting provide regular content backups by default. This feature will allow you to work on your Internet sites without worrying if something could go wrong, since our system generates a new backup every few hours over a seven-day period, so a new backup doesn't overwrite an earlier one. Restoring the content is quite simple and takes only a few minutes - either you can use a support ticket and mention the time frame of the backup that you want to be restored, or you could simply copy the backed-up files, as they will be available in read-only folders within the File Manager section of your hosting Control Panel. Every single backup folder contains the exact date and time it was made in its name, so you can swiftly locate and copy the content you require, even when you don't have any prior experience with such matters.