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Complete Setup of BackupBuddy

Requirements

  • Linux hosting platform (64 bit)
  • Apache 2.2+ server
  • mySQL 5.1+
  • PHP 5.3+ (64 bit)
  • WordPress 4.0+
  • suexec or SuPHP
  • PHP exec() function enabled

Installation

  • Go to WordPress > Plugins -> ¬†Add New > Upload
  • Upload the BackupBuddy plugin zip file
  • Activate the plugin

Configuration

  • Go to the Settings > General Settings and set ImportBuddy password
  • Scroll down to Local Archive Storage Limits then set the age limit number of backups to 150 days
  • Keep 4 full backups and 30 database backup
  • On Schedules Settings, schedule weekly complete backup and daily database backup

Site Migration

  1. Download the backup file & importbuddy.php: Navigate to BackupBuddy > Restore/Migrate in your dashboard and download the backup file you’d like to use for the migration and a copy of the ImportBuddy script.
  2. Upload the backup and a copy of your Importbuddy file to your chosen directory via FTP
  3. Navigate to the uploaded ImportBuddy URL: http://domain.com/importbuddy.php
  4. You’ll be prompted to Enter your ImportBuddy password to continue.
  5. Create database for the site migration
  6. Enter the database settings for the new location

Notes

Complete Setup of Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights

Requirements

  • The latest version of WordPress
  • Google Analytics Account

Installation

  • Install Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights either via the WordPress.org plugin repository or by uploading the files to your server. (See instructions on how to install a WordPress plugin)
  • Activate Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights.
  • Navigate to the Insights tab in your WordPress admin menu and configure the plugin.

Configuration

  • Access WordPress dashboard and install Google Analytics by MonsterInsights plugin
  • Go to Insights > Settings > General.
  • Click Authenticate with your Google account button

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  • Paste Google Authentication code

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  • Paste Google Authentication code
  • Select the website