What’s new in UpdraftPlus?

One often requested feature in UpdraftPlus is the ability to manually delete a backup set Рi.e. choose one to get rid of, independently of the usual automatic pruning. This is now implemented in the development version, and deletes both local and cloud backups,...

Hide passwords for untrusted admins

If UpdraftPlus is storing a secret access credential for you (e.g. FTP password for remote storage), then any WordPress admin will be able to obtain that password, if they are clever enough (and you don’t need to be very clever). That can’t change –...

Do you host with Network Solutions?

Is your web hosting company Network Solutions? Some NS customers are reporting that when they update UpdraftPlus, they trigger a bug in Network Solutions’ hosting setup. The fix is easy, and is reported here. If you have that problem, then please also contact...

Parli italiano?

If you do speak Italian, then we’ve got some great news for you.¬†Francesco Carpana has just finished translating UpdraftPlus into Italian. All future downloads of UpdraftPlus from updraftplus.com or wordpress.org include his work. (The wordpress.org SVN server...

Keeping it simple

This is another post explaining the philosophy of UpdraftPlus – what are we aiming for? What can you expect? Backups ought to be simple. In theory, they are. A WordPress installation is ultimately just two things: 1) A collection of files and 2) A database....