Important Notice

If you’re installing “Live!” for the first time (2.0+), you don’t need to read the following.

If you’re updating from 1.6.5 or a lower version please follow the instructions below.

How to update ?

  1. Re-Download the theme on Themeforest
  2. Remove all files from the theme folder (wp-content/themes/live)
  3. Upload all new files
  4. Go in your WordPress dashboard. An admin notification will be displayed. Click on “Run the updater”
  5. Install and activate the recommended plugins
  6. Refresh your page
  7. Install and run Regenerate Thumbnails  plugin (Admin bar -> Tools -> Regenerate Thumnails) to re-crop your images

Why should I update ?

Live! has been re-built to offer the best features possible.

  1. Code structure rebuilt
  2. Post types now available as plugins (so you can switch between themes without losing your content)
  3. More options and fields for the tour dates
  4. Added categories to Videos
  5. Added Band and Label Taxonomy to Discography
  6. Many minor design improvements
  7. Retina ready UI icons
  8. You can now use the WordPress text editor for custom content area (home header, top holder and bottom holder etc…)
  9. Custom Backgrounds now use the Media Library
  10. Added home header parallax background option
  11. Added Google Font manager
  12. Theme Options cleaned
  13. Admin Style updated for WP 3.8
  14. Recommended plugins automatically installed on theme activation
  15. Added Woocommerce Compatibility
  16. Bundled RevSlider ($15 value)
  17. Post Format Tabs removed for more simplicity and cross-theme compatibility
  18. Theme update available with zip upload
  19. Child Theme Template included

It is strongly recommended to update as the old version of the theme won’t be supported.