A Quick and Thorough Guide to WordPress Maintenance Mode
As you build or maintain a WordPress website, you’ll likely find moments where you need to make your site inaccessible to the public. This is – rather obviously – referred to as putting your site into “maintenance mode.”
Whether you’re performing simple plugin updates or making full-scale site modifications, maintenance mode is a handy tool to have in your developer’s toolkit. But when should you use it? Are there times when it’s not appropriate? And how can you implement it most effectively?
These are questions I’ll endeavor to answer…