Justhost hosting offers standard web hosting backup feature via their cPanel. From here you will find the file, database and email backup. This is a free feature and you have to manually perform the task yourself. Login to cPanel and visit the JustHost backup section and download a copy of the files to your local computer.
In simple, here are the steps to perform a Justhost database backup
- Login to Justhost cPanel control panel.
- Go to Files > Site Backup & Restore.
- Choose MySQL Database All.
- Choose Daily System Backup.
- At the screen prompt, choose to download the .ZIP compressed backup file.
Although it’s a free tool, Justhost backup restore service is comprehensive and powerful. You can choose all files or individual files folders. You can choose to cPanel control panel setting and configuration or select the MySQL database to backup. Beside this flexibility, they also have restore service available. Click the restore tab and you can choose to restore specific files, folders or database.
Here are the key feature in their backup restore page:
- Full cPanel backup
- Website files backup
- MySQL database backup
The above backup features are sufficient and we are able to backup web files and database of our choice. There is upgrade option available as well and user can choose upgrade to PRO and get more features including:
- Individual files or folders
- Only changed files
This free Justhost backup and restore apps looks like following print screen
We find this free backup and restore apps powerful and useful enough for all daily backup task. However, if you require extra service of premium feature, then choose the optional Premium daily backup which is available at additional cost of $12.95 per year.
We hope the others web hosting company can provide the similar site backup service as found in Justhost shared hosting. For sure, this is the best cPanel web hosting plan with one of the most powerful site backup service.