Did you know?! According to WPbeginner in 2012, 83% of hacked WordPress blogs were not upgraded? Yup! You know how you keep putting it off… maybe you don’t think it really matters. Well let me tell you, it does matter! When WordPress, your plugins, and your theme come out with a new release, it’s because there may be bugs to fix, or vulnerabilities, or even some cool new features! So I’d like to encourage you to keep your site updated!
Every week I take a day to go through and update my client’s websites. It’s part of their monthly maintenance packages. Send me a message if you’d like a maintenance package! Many business owners prefer to leave the updates to someone else so they don’t have to worry about it.
Here’s an info-graph from WPbeginner of what needs to be done: