Installing theme on WordPress is very easy, but for WordPress beginner I am going to describe step by step how to install WordPress theme?
WordPress Provide by default two themes, but this themes are not contain full functionality which required in your website. WordPress provide more than 1.7k themes and its Absolutely free!…Yes Go and Download officially WordPress site and download from WordPress repository. Choose your Favorite theme. and if you don’t like free themes so there are lots of third party themes provider available where you can purchase theme as your requirement.
But the question is how to install WordPress theme? So this article helps you to WordPress beginner to step by step install wordpress theme.
Methods of Install WordPress themes
There are two types of installing WordPress themes
- Using Theme using Search method
- Install theme using Upload method
Don’t understand? Never mind follow Below steps.
Install WordPress themes using Search method
Step 1 – log in to the WordPress Administration panel.
Step 2 – Select left side panel appearance then theme.
And then click on Install Themes.
Now Here is the various option for Install themes first of all you can Search theme by name or keyword like blue theme,two column theme and second option you can see below search button there is Feature Filter options to select your theme by your favorite colors,columns you need, width, features and Subject you need select theme by your need and click on find themes here i select some random colors,column,width and features you can select your own .
Now After hit Find theme you can see the result like this.
There is the result of your search themes first of all select preview of theme which shows you to how themes actual look like if that theme fits to your needs then click install theme.
Install WordPress Theme Using Upload facilities
Above method used only if you want theme in wordpress repository, but what when you buy WordPress premium theme ? third party themes like genesis provide you zip file which you can’t install using search method you have to use upload theme method.
for this method follow steps:
Step 1: go to your WordPress Dashboard Admin panel
Step 2: left panel of dashboard select appearance –> theme –> Upload.
(remember – don’t extract zip file WordPress extract zip file itself)
Now after download WordPress zip file to your computer. select upload theme under Install themes.
Active and Enjoy your WordPress Theme!
I hope WordPress beginners can understand how to install themes. still confusion ? feel free to comment.