How to I back up my website files?

Okay, I know I've done it before, but I can't remember how...and when I do a search, it just tells me how to back up my settings. I have a lot of stuff on my website I don't want to lose it because I now have a staff member on my site who can get into it and I've had hosts delete all my files before. So, how do I back up all of my files?

I am bumping this because I really need to know...

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And I'm not using it for commercial staff member, I meant somebody who helps me post blogs on my website...