Re: [wordpress-195] Suggestions for places to host a wordpress site?

From: Dave D.
Sent on: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 1:28 PM
Just to remind anyone using a self-hosted option,
make sure to back up both 1. your database, and
2. all your other content such as images.

This bears repeating:

1. Backup database,
2. Backup everything else.



On Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 1:13 PM, Liz Manning <[address removed]> wrote:
> Managed WordPress hosting from StudioPress looks great, albeit more
> expensive than the bargain basement options.
>
> I have Host Gator, which is recommended for WP sites, and have had no
> problems.
>
> Good luck, Rose.
>
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> Liz Manning
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> On 1/30/13 1:07 PM, "rose" <[address removed]> wrote:
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>>
>>
>>Thanks to everyone who responded about Dreamhost losing my website.
>>
>>They have restored my text but cannot find the directory w/ my images and
>>graphics. This is
>>still a tremendous loss. I have published 1291 posts, each with
>>approximatel­y 5 images.
>>
>>That is a total of 6455 (lost) images. An Art/Design website w/ no images
>>is useless.
>>I was getting 500 unique hits per day, now it is less than 10.
>>
>>I must move on. From now on, regardless of the web hosting
>>company, I will do my own backups religiously.
>>
>>I cannot stay w/ DH. Can someone suggest a better web hosting
>>company? Any suggestions for an efficient way to backup a wordpress
>>sites w/ a lot of images (jpeg files)?
>>
>>thanks again,
>>Rose
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>>
>>
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