You can find the Full Publish option in the Strattic dropdown menu in the WordPress admin toolbar.


From the admin toolbar in WordPress, you can select which Environment you wish to Publish to (Strattic Preview or Live Environment) and then click the Full Publish option.

A Full Publish will publish every one of the posts and pages on your site, including media.

Best to use Full Publish for:

  • After migrating a site

  • Site-wide changes

  • Changes to your header or footer

  • Changes to your navigation menu

  • Changes to your sidebar

  • Changes to your theme

  • Switching themes

  • Changing plugin settings

  • Changing site settings

  • Adding/deleting plugins

  • Adding, editing or removing files via FTP

When not to use Full Publish:

How does Full Publish compare to other publishes?

There are three publishing options, Selective Publish, Quick Publish, and Full Publish. The table below shows what will be published when using each of these options.

Knowing your best publishing option will allow you to publish as quickly as possible.

Selective

Quick

Full

New Posts

Edit existing posts

New or edited Pages

Specified File Paths

Blog Archive

Archives related to new/edited posts (Author, Tag, Category, etc.)

Dynamically updated content (Sitemap, RSS Feed)

New or edited Elementor Templates

Switching Theme

Theme Changes

Site-Wide Elements (i.e. Header, Menu, Footer, Widgets)

Adding/Deleting Plugin

Changing Plugin Settings

Changing Site Settings

Supported Forms: changing form settings (i.e. notifications)

No publish required

No publish required

No publish required

Supported Forms:
New or Edited Form on one page (i.e. adding a field)

Supported Forms:
New or Edited Form on multiple pages (i.e. adding a field)

Site Migration

Adding, editing or removing files via FTP

What's next:

How To Speed Up the Publish Process

Speed up publishing by removing non-essential types of content from getting published.

Quick Publish

Perfect for publishing new or updated content - learn when is best to use a quick publish.

Selective Publish

Selective publish allows you to update individual posts or pages on your site! Perfect for fixing typos or updating content quickly!

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