how to install wordpress theme

How to Install WordPress theme – Install wordpress theme is very easy.  You can do it by Yourself.

Here, I will show you step by step how to install wordpress theme. Before we talk about that, this is references that you should know about blog and wordpress:

For install wordpress theme, you must have the theme, which theme will you use you can search here:

If you have understand about blog and wordpress, so let’s start install wordpress theme. You can install wordpress theme with 3 ways, choose one when will install theme, there are:

  1. Install from wordpress admin dashboard by search the theme
  2. Install from wordpress admin dashboard by upload the theme bundle
  3. Install wordpress theme via FTP

Install from wordpress admin dashboard by search the theme

First, login to your wordpress admin dashboard, then click Apperance –> Themes –> Add New.

Install wordpress theme

At Add Themes page, type theme that you want install in search field form, example: you want install responsive wordpress theme so type: “responsive“. The search result is there are many wordpress themes with keyword “responsive”. You can select theme by featured, popular, latest, favorites, and also you can filter by colors, layout, features, and subject in the Feature Filter menu.

search wordpress theme

Choose theme that you want to install in your wordpress, or you can see the details and preview if this theme installed in your wordpress.

After you sure with your choise, click Install the click Activate. Wait for second, and yeaah you have new wordpress site now.

Install from wordpress admin dashboard by upload the theme bundle

This method is same with first method but it has difference, the difference is in this method by upload the theme. Thus, you should have the wordpress theme bundle first by search at wordpress theme or buy premium theme that I have mentioned above. Of course premium theme is better.

Here steps add new wordpress theme by upload the theme via wordpress admin dashboard:

After you ready with your new theme with .zip format, click Apperance –> Themes –> Add New.

upload theme

Then browse by choose file and search your .zip format wordpress theme. Click Open –> Install Now.

Wait a few minutes wordpress is being upload your theme then extract it. After this process complete, click Activate. Yuuup you’re already install wordpress theme successfully.

Install wordpress theme via FTP

First and second method are install wordpress theme from wordpress admin dashboard.  This third method is method that you must login into cpanel then you can upload the theme bundle via file manager: click file manager –> public_html –> wp-content –> themes –> Upload.

upload wordpress theme cpanel

Then select file by search your wordpress theme .zip format then click Open, wait for several minutes. After upload is complete, back to file manager in themes directory. Click reload –> click your .zip theme –> extract.

Okay, after you extract your theme, it’s mean your new wordpress theme is already installed. For activate it, go to Appearance –> Theme in your wordpress admin dashboard –> activate your new theme.

Woow, you success install wordpress theme with 3 different method, simple and easy right? How to install wordpress theme solved.

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