This simple checklist is designed to act as a “tick sheet” for upgrading WordPress software safely.

Setup Subversion

  • Log in to Assembla
  • Check that a subversion repository (SVN Repo) is available
  • If there is no SVN Repo, create one
    • Change “name” settings to match the client
    • Change the address to match the client name

Setup local machine

  • Ensure an SVN client is available (download from Tigris)
  • Checkout / update the local version of the clients site