WordPress Theme Installation

November 12, 2013
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WordPress Theme Installation

November 12, 2013
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You can install WordPress theme using the Administrator Panels or FTP.

Adding New Themes using the Administration Panels

  1. Log in to the WordPress Administration Panels.
  2. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  3. Select Install Themes.
  4. Use the Upload link in the top sub-menu to upload a zipped copy of a Theme that you have previously downloaded to your machine.

 

Adding New Themes Manually use FTP

To add a new Theme manually to your WordPress installation, follow these basic steps:

  1. Download the Theme archive and extract the files it contains.
  2. Using an FTP client to access your host web server.
  3. Upload the Theme files to the “wp-content/themes/” directory on your host server.

 

Selecting the Active Theme

To select a Theme for your site:

  1. Log in to the WordPress Administration Panels.
  2. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  3. From the Available Themes section, click on “Activate” link for the Theme you wish to activate.

Your selection should immediately become active.

 

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