How to install WordPress Themes

A Theme is a tool that helps users to easier customize the appearance of a website.

If you have just purchased a ThemeIsle theme please refer to this guide in order to get started with it.

There are 2 scenarios that you may follow in order to install a WordPress Theme:

  • first - installing the theme directly from WordPress
  • second - installing a theme by uploading its file

You can download any of our themes by following this link.


First Scenario - directly from WordPress

Step 1:

Log into your site's admin page

Go to Appearance > Themes.

Step 2:

Click on the Add New button.

Step 3:

Type the  name of the desired theme in the Search bar.

Check Neve's documentation or Hestia's documentation to find out more about them.

Step 4:

Once the theme appeared, click on the Install button.

Step 5:

After finishing the installation, make sure you activate the theme by clicking on the Activate button.


Second Scenario - uploading its file

Step 1:

Log into your site's admin page

Once you are in the Dashboard go to  Appearance > Themes.

Step 2:

You will see a list of all the themes currently installed in your dashboard. 

To install your new WordPress theme click on the  Add New tab.

Step 3:

Click the Upload Theme button in the WordPress Dashboard.

You will see the Upload Theme link at the top of the page.

Step 4:

Click the  Choose File button, select the ZIP archive of your theme from your local computer and press the Install Now button.

Step 5:

Click on the  Activate button, under the "Theme installed successfully" message.

We're done! You have successfully installed your WordPress theme. You can now go to the front end of your site and see the newly installed theme in action.

 Furthermore, if you want to know how to create a successful blog, you can learn about it by following this link.

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