I don’t know how many people were keeping their bookmarks at Ma.gnolia, but my husband was one of them. Their recent data loss is a shining example to us all on the importance of off-site back-ups. Why is it so hard to set up a comprehensive back-up system? In some part it is like earthquake preparedness here in northern California – most of us just don’t want to think about it!
We have a pretty good back-up system at LiveBinders. But this situation with Ma.gnolia has the team reviewing our processes and making sure that something like this cannot happen to us. Here are some of the blog posts on the subject: