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How to Install WordPress Themes 2021

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1. Log in

Login into WordPress CMS and then on the left-hand side look for appearance click on this.

On the right, you will see all the themes you have a mixture of free and themes that will cost you to install.

When you first click on appearance on the right will be the default the theme this is free you also see the last two years of themes.

If you aren’t happy with the themes you’re looking at  ( quite frankly who would be !), you click on the top of the page  Add New this will open up to a more popular set of themes or frameworks that you can start with.

As you can see, you have more option to work with you, have the featured popular latest themes to look at. These will be a mixture of free to download.

We use Astra for a good base in the popular area of the site.

Or if you’re not happy with any of these options, you can upload a theme we use the site called themeforest.net  within the website goto WordPress theme

Once you have purchased a template or “theme.” Then you would go to the CMS click on appearance then……..

To do this on top of the toolbar on the right, you would Upload theme then choose the file you want to upload ( this is where ThemeForest sent your file nine times out of ten, it will be the downloads )

They will come as zip files; you will open all the zip files. One to look for is the documentation file.ALWAYS read this it will tell you all the permissions and apps you will need. (apps will in their file you have to download ) Some will be free some you have to pay for. But we will get to that later.

Once it has installed, you will see this screen.

You then activate the theme. ( yoga studio)

When you open it up, you will notice it will come with the framework, but it requires the plugins to get the website’s “content.”

Or if you’re not happy with any of these options, you can upload a theme we use the site called themeforest.net  within the website goto WordPress theme

Once you have purchased a template or “theme.” Then you would go to the CMS click on appearance then……..

To do this on top of the toolbar on the right, you would Upload theme then choose the file you want to upload ( this is where ThemeForest sent your file nine times out of ten, it will be the downloads )

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