This article explains how to backup a Weebly website. Well, website backup is one of the most important tasks webmasters have to do. Saving local copies of your website will really help in emergency situations.

If you’re ever wondering why it’s important to backup your website, you’ll have then to know website threats are very real. Backing up your website helps you to save what may have gone wrong. Backups can be used in situations like for example when your website got hacked/compromised, deleted by mistake or whatever, updates have gone wrong, and several other threats.

How to Backup your Weebly Website

If by now you’re convinced that backing up your website is the right thing to do, here are the steps on how to backup a Weebly website.

  1. Login to your Weebly account and edit the site you want to backup. In the Site Editor, browse to “Settings > General” section.

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2. Enter your email address under “Archive” section and click on “Email Archive” button. Backup of your Weebly site will be sent to the email address as a .zip file.

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There you go! We’re done with this article. In relation to the backup process, you may want to have a look at this tutorial that shows how to restore a Weebly website and the few backup issues that Weebly has.

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