Updating plugins and add-ons helps you benefit from the latest functionalities and bug fixes, as well as secure your website against vulnerabilities.
In this article, we’ll explain the different methods of updating bundled/third party plugins and add-ons
- Check the Release notes page and changelog of the plugins and add-ons.
- Install the plugins in a test/staging environment to test the plugins with your theme.
- Backup your website.
- Deactivate caching plugins temporarily.
The plugins update process is easy and straightforward. In following sections, we explain how to update bundled and third-party plugins.
Updating Bundled Plugins
Bundled plugins are included in the Jupiter theme as well as their update.
- WPBakery Visual Composer (Modified Version)
- Artbees Themes Captcha
- Layer Slider
- Slider Revolution
- Master Slider
In this example, we explain how to update the WPBakery Visual Composer (Modified Version) plugin.
Jupiter Control Panel
WordPress Default Way
Updating Third-Party Plugins
Add-ons are free extensions exclusively made for the Jupiter theme which bring more functionality and customizations.
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