There are two ways to update the Theme
First Take a Backup of the site.Then you can follow any of the below methods ( automatic or manual )
1 – You will have to upload and activate the plugin — Envato market– https://envato.github.io/wp-envato-market/
2 – Upload the plugin .zip via the Plugins > Add New section of the WordPress admin dashboard
3 – Click Install Now and then Activate Plugin
4 – Now head to the Envato Market plugin page and click on the Generate a personal token link. We’re going to generate a token from Envato that will allow a connection between the plugin and ThemeForest.
5 – Next give your token a name and check the box that you have read and agree to the terms. Click the Create Token button to generate your token.
6 – Copy your token that’s been generated and head back to your WordPress setup in the plugin page to paste it in the token field. This should allow Apress to show up as one of your themes within the plugin , Now You can update the theme automatically.
Check Screenshot for help and instructions.
Upload the latest theme to your Web server and unzip it. ( This will replace the existing theme with the updated theme. )
Now you will have to update plugins.
How to update Plugins —
– Head over to WP Dashboard – Plugins- Here you will have to update
A — > Apress Core —
B — > For premium plugins like Visual composer, Ultimate Addons, Revolution slider. You will have to delete them and then activate from
WP Dashboard – Appearance – Install Plugins.
Note — You will have to activate all the plugins also. When you delete the old version of the theme you will have to delete the plugins from your server also or you may rename theme to Plugin-old.zip
When you delete the plugins your data does not gets deleted so when you activate the latest version of the plugin all your data / content will remain the same.
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