You should do WordPress backups to secure yourself from:
- Hackers, viruses and malware
- Catastrophic server failures
- WordPress upgrades
WordPress has become an incredibly popular platform and hackers know it. A backup may save the day if that nuisance ever happens or if some files get deleted by mistake. Doing regular WordPress backups has always been a chore, because it always required some manual operations and certain amount of time and skills to be done properly.
But, not any more…