In this tutorial of WordPress Beginner Course, I will show you how we can install WordPress theme manually using two methods.we will explain this using two methods using our localhost WordPress installation, you can follow the same method for localhost or for a live website.
There is no difference in the method, so let start our install wordpress theme manually tutorial.
- Install WordPress Theme using WordPress admin panel.
- Install WordPress Theme using FTP method.
Install WordPress theme manually using admin panel
These are the steps which you can take to install your WordPress theme from WordPress admin dashboard.
Step1: Login to admin panel and mouse over the appearance menu and select themes.
Step2: After landing into theme page, click on the add new at the top of the screen.
Step3: if you are going to use free theme then select from below screen or click upload theme for uploading from your computer (if you already have theme compressed file which will carry an extension of .zip file)
Step4: After clicking upload theme button at the top, now it’s time to select your .zip theme file. so click on browse and select the .zip file in your downloaded theme.
note : .zip file will be named as your theme name.
Step5: After selecting click on install now button and your theme will start installation.
Step6: after completing this steps now you need to press the activate button to activate theme on your WordPress website.
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