Everest Backup – WordPress Cloud Backup, Migration, Restore & Cloning Plugin


Everest Backup is a modern tool that will take care of your website’s backups, restoration, migration, and cloning. It is the fastest and most easy-to-use cloud-based storage backup plugin. In a few clicks connect with your cloud storage and Schedule your backup.

Give it a try ( Clicking this link creates a demo where you can try Everest Backup plugin without any hassle. )

Everest Backup a WordPress backup plugin, offers manual as well as automatic scheduled backup. Google Drive integration is in the free version just connect with your Google Drive and automatically upload all the backup files in your connected Google Drive to a specific folder. All of the backup files are managed from your WordPress Dashboard. No need to log in to your Google Drive anymore. More cloud integrations such as Onedrive, Dropbox, AWS Amazon S3, pCloud, and Backblaze are available as add-ons.

Everest Backup is not only limited to backup and restoration. It is also the best WordPress website migration plugin. Website Migration is as simple as copy and paste. Generate and copy your migration key from the source website and paste this migration key onto your destination website. In a single click, your migration of the site happens.

Watch this video to get a basic overview of Everest Backup.

Human readable logs are one of the distinctive features, no technical knowledge is needed to understand what’s going on during your website backup process. Get details of each backup in your email.

The Features of the Everest Backup Plugin are:-

  • Manual and Automatic Backup
    For automated backups, just choose a date and time, or manually generate a backup at any time with a simple click. Similarly, the backup data can be restored with a single click.

  • Backup on Google Drive
    Google Drive and other cloud services can be used to securely store backups. The automatic restore plan is compatible with this feature.

  • Migration and Cloning
    Install and Activate Everest Backup on both websites, then create and transfer a backup file from the first to the second. Use our “magic link« to make things easier. No need to download and upload your files from your computer.

  • Advanced Reporting
    Notify you, when Everest Backup completes or requires attention, ensuring that you always have a current and complete backup of your website.

  • Human Readable Logs
    All of our logs are human-readable, which allows you to get the information happening on your backup files without the need for technical assistance.

  • Multisite Compatible
    Everest Backup Plugin also supports WordPress Multisite installation. You can add an individual site as a subsite of a multisite and you can backup and restore the entire WordPress Multisite Network in the free version.

Premium Features and Cloud Integrations

  • More flexible Options for Scheduled automatic backups
  • Remove hosting server uploads limit
  • Supports Google Drive
  • Addons for Dropbox
  • Addons for OneDrive
  • Addons for AWS Amazon S3
  • Addons for pCloud
  • Addons for Backblaze
  • One-click rollback from remote cloud
  • Advanced logs report
  • Advanced notice and report for last automatic backup process
  • Advanced automatic reporting system with multiple emails
  • Download backup files from the cloud within WordPress Dashboard ( No need to log in to the cloud )
  • Delete backup files from the cloud within WordPress Dashboard ( No need to log in to the cloud )
  • Advanced email notifications for the site’s backup status
  • Automatically trigger backup after WooCommerce Order
  • Automatically trigger backup before WordPress update, plugin update, or theme update
  • Exclude unused images and media from backup files.

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  • Manual Backup Page
  • Scheduled Backup Page
  • Restore Page
  • Migration Page
  • Clone Page
  • History Page
  • Logs Page
  • Settings Page
  • Addons Page


  1. Open WordPress admin, go to Plugins, and click Add New
  2. Enter “Everest Backup« in search and hit Enter
  3. Plugin will show up as the first on the list, click “Install Now«
  4. Activate & open the plugin’s page from the admin menu

Or if needed, upload manually;

  1. Download the latest stable version from from downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/everest-backup.zip
  2. Unzip it and upload it to /wp-content/plugins/
  3. Open WordPress Dashboard > Plugins and click “Activate« next to “Everest Backup«
  4. Open the plugin’s page from the admin menu


Do you have any demo site to test Everest Backup plugin?

Yes, Click this link to try the Everest Backup plugin without any hassle.

Do you have any get-started guides/docs?

Yes, we do. Here are the complete playlist video tutorials.

Do you provide support for the free version? Where?

Yes, absolutely. Whenever you need it, help can be found on our plugin support forum.

Can I auto-delete my old backup file from the server?

Yes, you can auto-delete backup files according to the days. To enable this feature, go to Everest Backup > Settings > General Tab > Auto Remove

Can I auto-delete my backup file from the server after successful cloud uploads?

Yes, you can enable this feature. First, connect and authorize your desired cloud then choose Delete from Local Web Server to Yes from Backup Location.

Can I provide a custom name tag to my backup files?

Yes, you can provide a custom name tag to your backup files from the Backup Location section. For example: full-backup-file, or database-only ( custom name tag will help in future to recognize the backup files. ).

How do I migrate or clone my site?

First, create a backup of your website in Site A then go to Everest Backup > Migrate/Clone > Migration Tab, select your recent backup then click Generate to generate the migration key. After generating the migration key, copy and paste your migration key into Everest Backup > Migration/Clone > Clone in your Site B. Verify the information and then start the clone.

How to run automatic backups?

You can schedule your automatic backup using the Everest Backup plugin. To enable the scheduled backup, go to Everest Backup > Backup > Schedule Backup Tab and enable it from there.

What are the server requirements?

The minimum requirement to run Everest Backup is
PHP version: 7.3
WordPress version: 5.6


7 сар 29, 2022
The idea behind this tool is great. No waiting to download. Just transfer from server, or favorite storage. Great thoughts. I contacted customer support with a small bug in the Free Plugin and they treated me with kindness, courtesy, and respect and worked until it was solved. Great people and great product. I recommend this plugin for backup or migration or cloning the WordPress site of your choice.
7 сар 28, 2022
Fortunately I never needed to recover.But how nice the backups just are there just a single click and restore. I like the way author have maintained the backup files in my Google Drive.👍👍👍👍👍
7 сар 3, 2022
I have migrated at lease 20 websites now by using Everest Backup, and it works perfectly every time. I haven't had to purchase it yet, but as my business grows bigger I will think purchasing it. Thank you for such excellent backup and migration plugins.
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  • Enhancement: Added language packs.
  • Fixes: Minor code fixes and compatibility tested.


  • Fixes: Minor issues fixes and added few action and filters hooks.


  • Fixes: Check and fix compatibility issues with WordPress 6.0.
  • Enhancement: Add “Force Abort« button for false background process notice.


  • Fixes: Fix progress bar not working issue when EDD plugin is activated.
  • Enhancement: Add option to custom name tag backup file.
  • Enhancement: Add an option to filter the Tags in the history table.
  • Enhancement: UI enhancements and minor CSS fixes.


  • Enhancement: UI enhancements.
  • Enhancement: Add Backup package ignore modules tags in history.
  • Enhancement: Add “Delete from Local Web Server« option for cloud backups.
  • Fixes: Fix issue with “disk_free_space« compatiblilty.


  • Fixes: Minor security issues fixes.
  • Enhancement: Enhanced temporary files handler.


  • Fixes: Fixed uploads not found after restoration in a multisite setup.
  • Fixes: Fixed “No Matching Template« message after restore complete.
  • Fixes: Fixed UI and process freeze issue due to Javascript errors.
  • Enhancement: Improved process information and cloud upload background process.
  • Enhancement: Changed temporary directory path.
  • Enhancement: File upload progress info for Restore.
  • Enhancement: File download progress info for Clone and Cloud Rollback.
  • Enhancement: Background task improvement for Backup / Restore / Rollback / Clone.
  • Enhancement: Process is running information for other users.
  • Enhancement: Add a custom fallback archiver.


  • Enhancement: Database import/export improvements.
  • Enhancement: Improved error handler UI for Restore, Rollback and Clone tasks.


  • Fixes: Fix issue with PclZip fallback.
  • Fixes: Addons not being activated in multisite.
  • Enhancement: Lazy load sidebar iframes.


  • Enhancement: Add a progress bar for the restore process.
  • Fixes: Other minor issue fixes related to restoring.


  • Enhancement: Add a progress bar for the backup process.
  • Enhancement: Filter log details for important errors.
  • Enhancement: Add a sidebar for a brief description and video tutorials.
  • Enhancement: Enhanced file size check for rollback and clone.
  • Fixes: Fix “Download« button issues with some servers after a successful backup.


  • Fixes: Fix issue with large database files during import and export.
  • Fixes: Fix ulimit issue with siteground servers.
  • Fixes: Fix customizer value being reset after restore.


  • Enhancement: Add modal popup in Backup page.
  • Enhancement: Add “Clear All Logs« button in Logs page.
  • Enhancement: Add Addons page.
  • Fixes: Fix minor issues related to CORS.


  • Initial release