When To Update WordPress
Like Windows, and most software, WordPress requires updates. Periodic patches are released for both WordPress, as well as installed plugins, that improve performance, security and usability.
In general, WordPress should be reviewed and patched by your webmaster or technician at least every six months. If you are a PSAB client, this service is part of your contract If you are a CourseVector client, we offer this service for a small yearly fee. During a patch review, we will back up your site for our archives, apply any and all WordPress patches, and remove, add or update any plugins that may have changed or require maintenance since our last review.
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To determine if your WordPress installation is in need of any patches, please review our article titled When To Update WordPress.