Protecting Your Data: How to Back up Your Design Files


Losing your project work to accidental deletion or hardware failure can be one of the most stressful situations a designer or photographer will face, especially if you’re under a deadline. To prevent these unfavourable scenarios from ever playing out, you should spend some building a backup strategy that will provide you with peace of mind should you ever endure a data loss. In this article, we will take a break from Photoshop to explore a number of different backup solutions that you can use to help protect your data.

My crusade against backup lethargy continues with my latest article over at Psdtuts+ all about various ways digital designers can back up their files. This is quite an in-depth piece and covers storage, on-site and remote backups for both Mac and Windows.

If you’re only going to read one article on backing up this year, make it this one.