Upgrading your website’s theme to the latest version is highly recommended, not only because it ensures you have all the latest features, but you’ll also be up-to-date with any security patches.
Of course, if you are working with Upfront, you don’t need to worry about losing your customizations when updating. Upfront automatically stores them in your site’s database to protect your work. If you’re not using Upfront, get it for free here!
There are many ways to upgrade a WordPress theme. In this post, we’ll look at a few different methods, from automatically upgrading to ensuring a customized theme isn’t unintentionally over-written.
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