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Emily A. Akin shows us some great tips on how to back up your work HERE.
If I might add, it's always a great idea to have a trusted friend or relative make a folder for your work--If you can find such a kind person.
Email him/her your updated material that way you have no worries whether a fire or burglary crosses your path you always know your precious friend has a copy of your prized possessions.
As you email a copy and pasted version of your work, add your friend's name to the TO: line.
This will allow you to send it to both yourself and a trusted friend.
Also a keyboard symbols glossary can be a helpful reference tool.
Here is a link