Addon by Itiden

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Backup is an extensible and powerful backup tool for statamic sites, it enables you to create, manage and schedule backups of your site with ease in the control panel.

Welcome to the Backup Addon! This addon supercharges your Statamic experience by providing powerful backup management capabilities. Say goodbye to data loss worries and hello to peace of mind!

Table of Contents


  • 📂 Customizable Storage: Choose where your backups are stored, whether it's on your local disk or a different storage provider.
  • 🔄 Backup Rotation: Automatically manage your backups by setting a maximum number to keep. Old backups are deleted to make room for new ones.
  • 🔒 Password Protection: Keep your backups secure with an optional password. No unauthorized access allowed!
  • Scheduled Backups: Set it and forget it! Schedule backups to run automatically at your preferred frequency.


To install this addon, follow these simple steps:

  1. Composer Installation:

    Run the following composer command in your Statamic project:

    composer require itiden/statamic-backup
  2. Configuration:

    Publish the configuration file:

    php artisan vendor:publish --tag="backup-config"

    Next, configure the addon by editing the config/backup.php file. Customize settings such as content path, backup destination, and more.

    Read the full configuration documentation here!

  3. Usage:

    You're all set! Start using the addon to handle your backups effortlessly.


Backup your site:

php artisan statamic:backup

Restore your site from an absolute path

php artisan statamic:backup:restore {path}

Clear the temp file directory

php artisan statamic:backup:clear


Read the configuration docs!


You can send notifications when a backup is created. Read the notifications docs!


Using the Statamic Backup Addon is a breeze:

  1. Configure your backup settings in config/backup.php to match your needs [docs].

  2. Run the backup command manually or let scheduled backups take care of it automatically.

  3. Enjoy the peace of mind knowing your data is backed up, secure, and accessible when you need it.


We welcome contributions from the Statamic community! Whether it's bug fixes, new features, or improvements, please feel free to contribute.


This addon is open-source and available under the MIT License.