Updating new version wordpress
: If you have a live site with high traffic where customers are constantly making purchases then you should consider installing the new version of the plugin on a test Word Press site first to minimize any chance of upgrade related issue taking you out by surprise.
Most people prefer to have a copy of Word Press installed in one of the sub-directories for testing purpose (you can install it in a sub-domain too).
In this post, we answer your questions and provide you with solutions.
The main reason to keep Word Press updated is for security.
To update the plugin you will need to follow the steps below.
Updating to the newest version of Word Press will ensure that you have the latest security fix. Not updating your version of Word Press may leave your site open to hackers.
This way if you face an issue due to upgrading, you can report it to us and while we work on it, your main site won’t be affected.
: Some users have this bad habit of keeping multiple copies of the same plugin in the “plugins” directory. Please note that you should only have one version of any Word Press plugin in the plugins directory at any given time.
In Yoast SEO 4.5, we are urging site owners whose sites run on servers with an outdated version of PHP to update to a more recent version.
To move the web forward, we need to take a stand against old, slow and unsafe software.
The problem might be related to plugins or themes loaded on the site.