Should I Not Use Plugins That Haven’t Been Updated Recently?

  1. It’s not always a bad thing if a plugin isn’t updated 00:41
    • You might be hesitant to install a plugin that says it hasn’t been updated in awhile.
    • There are some times when plugins don’t need to be updated.
    • However, it can also mean that the plugin is abandoned and will never be updated.
  2. Determine how complex of a plugin it is 02:01
    • If the functionality is pretty straightforward, it may not need to be updated.
    • For more advanced functionality, you should probably not use plugins that haven’t been updated recently.
  3. If you have questions about whether or not to use a plugin 03:00
    • Join some WordPress Facebook groups and ask around!

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