Here are some good habits to help avoid common pitfalls that we recommend as best practices.
Best practices for handling multiple versions of your data files:
Make a high level record of all techniques which you have applied to your data. For each, document:
As you work on the high level techniques described above, keep a record of every change you make in your dataset.
Follow the plan you created for backing up and securing your data. Back up your files whenever you finish a task so you’ll always be able to roll back to a usable copy.
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