How to Install WordPress Themes

In this  tutorial  we will provide you with detailed step by step instructions on how to install a WordPress theme for beginners guide

Install a Theme via wordpress Theme Search

The easiest way to install themes to your WordPress site is if they are listed in the official themes directory.

If you are want install theme using wordpress Directory 

first thing you need to go Appearance >Theme

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Here, you will see all the themes you have currently installed in your website/blogs

If you want  to add new one theme > click on the Add New button at the top


Then If you know the theme’s name, you can simply search for it OR Browse ( popular wordpress theme ,latest wordpress theme), then install on your wordpress website

When you see the theme that you want to install, then now install

Suppose you select Add Themes ‹WordPress>Twenty Thirteen theme 

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-clicks install button>

WordPress will now install your theme and show you a success message with the link to activate or live preview.

Live Preview | Activate| Return to Theme Installer

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Then clicks active BUTTON you’ve successfully installed and activated your WP theme.


Install a Theme  via Upload Method:-

if you want to install a custom theme? you would need to install the theme using the upload method from your WordPress admin.

Then downloads a copy of theme that you want to install theme on your wordpress website/blog

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  1. Next login your wordpress account >
  2.  clicks Appearance button>
  3. clicks theme option>
  4. then clicks ADD NEW option>
  5. click upload option button on header toolbar
  6. upload .zip file
  7. Click on the activate button, and you’ve successfully installed and activated your WordPress theme

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