Update WordPress Theme – WordPress Online Support
July 26, 2017 Hardik Shah
Update WordPress Theme

Before any update, there will a small fear that holds you back. What if I miss important files or data? But you also cannot leave your website vulnerable to attacks without updating, updating is one of the important things in any website security checklist. We are here to help you in this, we make sure all your details are safe in our backup and then update the theme.


  • increase security
  • Fix bugs
  • Add features and functionality
Update a highly customized Theme

Updating a highly customized theme is always a tough job especially for bigger sites and media rich sites. You have to be sure about the safety of your website files and data. Because sometimes during update some files will be missed. To be proactive you can create a child theme. We make sure all your details are safe in our backup and then update the theme.


  • Increase security
  • Fix bugs
  • Add features and functionality
  • Restoring your website to normal state in the latest theme version. With all the customizations you made in the
  • older version

You need to update the WordPress theme just like you update your operating system(Windows or MAC OS), applications, smartphone apps, etc.

Increase Security

  1. Updates to WordPress themes often increase security by patching vulnerabilities and strengthening against attacks.
  2. When WordPress experts talk about security, one of the first things they mention is to install updates. Hackers watch the release notes. As soon as they learn of a vulnerability, they start exploiting it. So, you need to update as soon as possible.
  3. 83% WordPress sites hacked according to WPBeginner hadn’t been updated. 
  4. WordPress sites are frequently hacked due to “outdated versions of PHP, WordPress, themes, or plugins” According to page.ly.

Fix Bugs

Updates to WordPressThemes often fix bugs that were discovered in previous versions.

Add Features and Functionality

Updates to WordPressThemes often add new features and functionality.
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