Typically you'll want to update Word Press themes right after you update Word Press itself to the latest version.
Sometimes after you update Word Press you might have issues with your theme, and updating to the newest version will usually resolves these issues.
There’s little point in backing up to your server if some kind of fatal error destroys both your site its backup(s).
If you’re a Dropbox fan, check out our recommended compatible backup solutions.
Simply activate the theme like you do for any other theme in your Word Press admin. For Customizr Pro users : you will receive an activation key along with your purchase confirmation.
Speaking of remote backup solutions, that’s the only type we recommend.
Most Word Press websites are hacked due to outdated versions of plugins, themes, or even Word Press core itself.
Also, plugins and theme updates often require the latest version of Word Press.
You’ll minimize the chance of anything going wrong, and if a worst-case scenario happens, you’ll be able to get your website back up and running quickly. You’ll have a duplicate copy of all files, content and images that can be restored if something goes wrong.
A popular free Word Press plugin that enables you to perform backups is Updraft Plus. In the premium plugin space, Backup Buddy is one of the leaders ranging from /year to 9 for lifetime updates.