keep wordpress theme

I bought a theme from
If I backup wordpress will I still keep my theme?
Or is there a special unique way I need to backup to keep theme.
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David FavorLinux/LXD/WordPress/Hosting SavantCommented:
When you backup a WordPress site (using a WordPress backup plugin), all database data + files (core, themes, plugins) all end up in an archive file, usually a zip file.

So your theme will backup.

Also, you can log back into Themeforest at any time + download another installable copy, if required.
David FavorLinux/LXD/WordPress/Hosting SavantCommented:
Sigh... I should mention also...

I vet code for my clients, so I've tested... probably 300-400 Themeforest themes for backdoors.

Only two themes pass the WordPress Theme Check plugin - X + one other poorly written theme I won't mention...

So... before you hitch your wagon to a Themeforest theme, test it with the Theme Check plugin + if any backdoors are flagged, deinstall the theme.

If you ask Themeforest about this, they will say "all themes we sell pass our stringent testing".

I hate to just say they're flat out liars... You'll have to be the judge...

I've had many clients running Themeforest themes which come under what I call siphon attacks (usual Themeforest theme backdoor), where user data is periodically "siphoned" off by some random Website.

Just be very careful when choosing a "premium theme", as you may be just paying a hacker to hack your site.

Guideline: Only install themes which pass the WordPress Theme Check plugin tests with flying colors.

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rgb192Author Commented:
I think it was the theme.

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