ply updates for plugins in WordPress:
- Verify compatibility between the plugin and your current WordPress version.
- Download the latest version of the plugin from an official source and save it on your local machine.
- Check for special update instructions from the plugin developer or vendor. If none exist, proceed with steps 4-9.
- Log into your server via SFTP or SSH.
- Navigate to /wp-content/plugins/ and download this folder to your computer to serve as a backup.
- Locate the directory of the plugin you want to update and delete it from FTP.
- Upload the latest version to the same location.
- Log into WordPress as an admin and click Dashboard > Plugins.