– Back Your Site Up

BackupMachine.comWebmasters who made the mistake of never backing their sites up only to have them deleted by their web hosts or hacked know all too well the meaning of the saying that goes “Once bitten, twice shy”. But you don’t have to make the same mistake just to learn the importance of doing regular backups. It’s all a matter of common sense. And with services like Backup Machine around, it’s also something that can be handled without having to spend a fortune, or even a lot of time. lets you back your FTP and MYSQL databases every day. This is done automatically, there’s nothing to install, no servers to deal with, and there are enough plans to ensure that even the people whose sites are more of a labor of love than anything else will not be left out in the cold. If you’re one, the free starter package that is provided will let you begin seeing how this service works, and how it can let you have your website restored in a matter of minutes if the worst should come to happen.

Backup Machine’s main competitors include DropMySite and CodeGuard, services that in some cases come with more advanced undo features and rollback options. In Their Own Words

Backup Machine is the world’s easiest web-based website backup service. There’s nothing to install and it’s completely automatic. With Backup Machine, your website (FTP) and MySQL databases are backed up every day, without fail.

Some Questions About

How long does it take Backup Machine to have something like a 1000-posts blog restored?