Are you sure you want to reset database?
I didn’t quite understand what the words in the little grey box meant. I was just trying to install a backup plugin on my website, and this thing popped up.
Oh well, I thought. This probably needs to be done in order for the backup to happen. I clicked ‘YES’.
What an error that was.
I went back to view my site, and was faced with this:
I felt a surge of panic. NO NO NO! What the hell have I done??
I checked my WordPress dashboard. All my posts were gone. I felt sick.
Yes folks, I had wiped my entire website. Without any backups. In fact, I had deleted everything whilst trying to do a backup. The irony of the situation was not lost on me. [Read more…]