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Lesson 14 – WordPress Administrative Tasks

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In lesson 14 of our Build a Responsive Professional Website using Thesis Theme 2, we cover all things related to backing up your site and the upgrade process. We begin with a discussion of backup basics so you understand where information is stored and what and when you should backup your WordPress site. We show

Lesson 14 – Part 4 – How to Upgrade Plugins

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The next thing that we're going to do is talk about upgrading plugins. Upgrading plugins has a procedure and it has become quite a bit more robust than it used to be. It used to be that we could update a plugin, it would fail, your site would crash and it was a big pain

Lesson 14 – Part 6 – How to Upgrade Plugins

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Now that we’ve backed everything up, let’s talk about keeping the site up to date. At the moment, the site is really not up to date. If we come back to the dashboard, this site is running on 3.1.1 and it's using Thesis 1.8. If we look at our plugins, we’ve a handful of plugins