WPEngine allows the users to create Staging and Development environment easily. If you are struggling with How to create staging environment in WPEngine, you’ve come to a right place. Here is the comprehensive step by step guideline on how to create a staging environment in WPEngine.
First of all, Login to WPEngine Portal and select the install or account for which you want to create staging environment. WPEngine will display all the environment on the secondary left menu.
How to create staging environment in WPEngine?
You’ll need to backup your production environment first, in order to copy that to the staging environment. To do that. Click on Production and then Backup points. Production is selected by default if you haven’t added any other environments yet.
Select Production and click on Backup Now Button. It’ll prompt a popup.
Enter the details and click on Create production backup.
You’ll get an email notification on the email address that you’ve specified while creating the backup. Click on the Backup points from the left hand side secondary menu to double check, if you haven’t received any email notification.