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before making changes to your wordpress go to the wp-admin setting and export the backup or you can also of course backup using the ftp to your local pc remember to export the mysql db data also


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If you have SSH access to the server, gzip the file to compress it, if it is not already compressed: gzip thefile.sql then copy it up to the server: scp thefile.sql.gz yoursshuser@example.com:~/ then SSH into the server and unzip it: gunzip thefile.sql.gz then import it using the MySQL command line: mysql -u yourdbuser -p yourdatabase < ...


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When using MySql, I always recommend using https://www.mysql.com/products/workbench/. However, you do need to have some ports opened on your firewall, assuming you have one, and make sure your MySql is properly secured which can be found here: https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/security.html. If you do not have a firewall, then the process becomes that ...


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You could break the huge file into smaller chunks. Just make sure you don't set the break in the middle of an SQL statement or you'll get errors.


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Wordpress will not update automatically until you do it. Whenever new version of wordpress is available , it will notify you in your wp admin panel and then you can update if you want. You can update wordpress via filezilla by overwriting files only if you know which files need to update to get new version. I suggest that always take backup of your site ...


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No, it won't. Filezilla doesn't work 2-way automatically. When you update your WordPress site the changes won't be downloaded in your PC automaticaly. Your best option is to use github or to backup your whole website when making changes.


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What you could do is use the WHM interface to create a new cpanel account and associate a new domain name with it. That would require you to order a domain name from a registrar and associate the IP address of your server with it along with about 24-48 hours for the domain name to work. Then you can give your dev full access to FTP for that domain while you ...



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