When running WordPress on Google Cloud Platform, it’s important to have regular backups of your website.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Disk Snapshots tool to quickly backup and restore your WordPress websites.
Disk Snapshots offer a quick and easy way to backup your Google Cloud websites.
Before getting started with this tutorial, you should have already installed WordPress on Google Cloud Platform compute engine, and set up a domain name for your WordPress website.
So let’s get started.
There are 2 steps in this tutorial:
1. Create a Disk Snapshot
2. Restore Website from Snapshot
Create a Disk Snapshot
Restore Website from Snapshot
You now know how to safely backup your WordPress websites on Google Cloud.
After this step, remember to re-configure your cloud DNS.
Also note that with large, enterprise-level websites, you should take these preliminary steps before taking snapshots.
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