Where do you save your articles?
I always save my articles before I publish online in my pendrive and then make a backup copy in the hard drive and external hard drive. 3 tasks before I shut down the laptop. Do you save your articles in your hard drive? What if it crashes?
I have an exteral HD and I write all of my articles in MSWORD before I publish them. The external hard drive has it's own software so if I lose my desktop computer hard drive I can always take it to another computer and upload it. It is automatic too.
I do the same thing. In some instances, I also email documents to myself and save it in my inbox.
email to myself, I did that a few times too.
I copy them onto Word documents and eventually one of these fine days I'll print them out and put them in a binder somewhere.
Except for what poetry I may add to an article (which I have copyrights on) I just work on it at HP and when I finish it I copy and paste it into an email which I save in folders. I use to use folders on desktop until I realized how easy it is to lose everything there.
I save the files during development to a word document and email them to myself. I do not download my emails I let the provider maintain them. I have a folder for development work and each work has its own folder with the history saved. Once I have finished editing and proofing the work, I save it in Word Format and PDF format. Then I burn both to a CD of DVD. Emailing a work in progress also provides me with a timeline while I am in development.
I save to Dropbox, which saves to the cloud, then I can access from different devices. The Dropbox folder looks like a normal windows folder, but documents I put in there, get synched up.
Internal + External hard drive, as well as Cloud storage, is the safest really.
It depends, if I am on the computer then I may save them in Word until later but I usually immediately write them on a list that I have for my ideas.
I compose and save in Word docunents, and I create a separate folder for each article including all the pictures. Then I assemble on Hubpages.
Google Drive. This gives me a backup and since I usually write in Word, regardless of the media I have one place to store everything.
by Jennifer Suchey 8 years ago
The more the number of articles and photos I have increases the more I realize I need to think through the best way to organize them. I currently my blog and HubPages, but will add more sites eventually. I have both content and photos separated by which site they are on, however, sometimes I want...
by Eugene Brennan 11 months ago
How many of you have hardcopy printouts of your articles? I don't yet, but I need to make some. It's the only reliable backup method.
by Renee S 10 years ago
My dinosaur computer is slow and my sister was telling me I should get an external hard drive. Can someone tell me if they think this would help and about how much it costs. Do you think it's worth it or should one just get another computer?
by Paz 9 years ago
Do you guys back up your hubs?Hey guys, do you guys back up your hubs locally? I'm kinda wondering if I should. Granted, I only have made a few, but I guess it's never too soon? Also, if you do back up your hubs, how do you do it?
by ibanga007 12 years ago
Of the two approaches to downgrading Windows, the first is more convenient, as it doesn't require you to wipe your hard drive. You will need a genuine Windows XP installation CD; if all you have is a recovery disc, use the "Start from Scratch" process that follows.Before you proceed, make...
by Jeremiah Simpkins 10 years ago
Do you keep backups of all your hubs?We all know that its important to backup our important data, photos and music. Backing up our hubs is a good idea too, even if only to have an easily accessible version to edit offline. Do you store an offline copy of your hubs in text format? ...
Copyright © 2022 Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers on this website. HubPages® is a registered trademark of Maven Coalition, Inc. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. Maven Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers to this website may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|