Updating wordpress on godaddy
My celebrity fashion blog hosted on Go Daddy was still using Word Press 2.8.3, so I decided to click the handy dandy “Update to 3.0.4” button to upgrade automatically.In this article we’ll show you how to automatically deploy Word Press to servers managed by Go Daddy — in the easiest way possible.For example, if you assign the pipeline to the Master branch, it will be automatically executed on every push to Master.3. Select the SFTP action and enter the details to your Go Daddy instance (hostname, username, and password)There you can also select the remote path where Buddy will deploy the files, for example The pipeline above can be easily expanded with additional actions.
Please read Backing Up Your Database for a detailed explanation of this process.
Verify that the backups you created are there and usable.
This is the most important step in the upgrade process!
Word Press does support this process, and Word Press is extremely backwards compatible in this respect.
That said, if you have a large site, the upgrade process may take longer than expected, in which case an incremental approach may help.