2.1 How to Update The Theme

In the previous article we explained how to install the fresh copy of theme. Update is very similar process and it can also be accomplished via WordPress back-end or FTP. Please follow these instructions:

VERY VERY IMPORTANT: before update, please backup both your server files and database.

WordPress Update

1. go to Appearance > Themes and deactivate Candidate – activate any other theme (Twenty Fourteen, i.e.)
2. click on Candidate > Theme Details (black button will appear when you hover Candidate screenshot) and pop-up will appear. Click on ‘Delete


3. go to Appearance > Themes > Add New (see image below)


4. click on Upload Theme


and choose candidate.zip (updated version) from your computer


5. go to Appearance > Themes and activate Candidate


FTP Installation

1. Open your FTP program and log into your hosting space
2. navigate to wp-content/themes/ and delete folder candidate
3. Unpack main package
4.  Upload folder entitled candidate into wp-content/themes/
5.  go to Appearance > Themes and activate Candidate


Again – VERY VERY IMPORTANT: before update, please backup both your server files and database.

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