Tag: backup

  • Add Glanceable Information to Your Mac Menu Bar with SwiftBar

    Add Glanceable Information to Your Mac Menu Bar with SwiftBar

    This post is adapted from an original contribution I made to the NosillaCast Podcast. You can find the original post here, or listen to the audio recording I made in Episode 826. On an episode of the Upgrade podcast Jason Snell talked about an open source utility called BitBar. This utility puts customisable information in…

  • Backing Up a WordPress Site

    Backing Up a WordPress Site

    Since I last updated this article, I have moved even further away from fully-self hosting my web sites. I now use a managed server (and therefore still managed databases). This necessitated further adjusting my scripts to suit some differences in the way my host is now run. I will leave the article unaltered in this…

  • Backup Versus Archive

    Backup Versus Archive

    This post was originally written and published in November 2018. I still believe in this message, so here it is again with some minor editing. I was listening to one of my favourite podcasts today – Accidental Tech Podcast – on which Casey Liss was discussing his “divorce” with Google Photos. He mentioned that he…