How to backup and restore a site?

Scheduled backups

Backups are automated (daily) and you will always be able to restore your site to any of these backup points. Note that Complete plans owners can define custom backup frequency as often as hourly backups.

Manual backups

Daily backups are being taken at a predefined time, you might want to backup your site manually before performing complex tasks or updates. This can be done at a click of a button, here are the steps:

  • Go to your dashboard
  • Click My sites
  • Click Manage for the site you wish to backup
  • Under the Backups tab, click Take backup now

  • Wait for the backup to finish (you are not required to stay on the page)
  • If everything goes well, you should see "Backup successful"

Restoring a site

Restoring a site is similar to backing up (it only takes one click), here are the steps you need to take:

  • Go to your dashboard
  • Click My sites
  • Click Manage for the site you wish to restore
  • Under the Backups tab, click Restore site for your desired point in time



  • You will be asked to confirm the site restore
  • Wait for the restore to finish (you are not required to stay on the page)
  • If everything goes well, you should see "Backup successful"