1. Pre-Launch

    1. Update WordPress
    2. Update plugins
    3. All-in-One security Download Settings
    4. Wordfence Download Token
    5. Contact Form Recipients
    6. Client as administrator
    7. Sitemap
  2. Launch

    1. Back up old files & database (if applicable)
    2. Upload Files
    3. Upload database
    4. Search for dev URL & Replace with Live site
    5. Check permissions
    6. Point domain
  3. Post-Launch

    1. . htaccess file
    2. Robots.txt / Wordpress reading setting
    3. Add site to webmaster tools and index
    4. Add to Analytics
    5. Print manual and schedule training