How to install a Theme in WordPress ?

How to install a Theme in WordPress ?

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Are you looking to install a theme in WordPress?

As a beginner, you probably have heard about tons of available free and paid WordPress themes. WordPress Themes can provide much more control over the look and presentation of the material on your website. In this article, we will provide you with detailed step by step instructions on how to install a theme in WordPress for beginners. Theme Installation is a very easy task.

let me tell you guys, installing and activating a theme will change your Website Look So, before selecting a theme, you should check it in your local site. Here we are going to give you a complete article of installing WordPress theme.

These are the simple and easy steps of theme installation:

First Go to Appearance => Themes

install a theme click on appearance

Click on Add New.

install a theme click on add new
You can install themes under Featured, Popular, Latest themes also. To install a new Theme, Just Search your theme in Search themes, box and first Install it and after installing just activate it.

install a theme search theme

Before installing, you can see the preview of your theme. if you like the theme you can install it on your site. 🙂

install a theme click on install

After Installation, Click on Activate visit the site to see The Website look.

Install a Theme from Third Party:
If you have downloaded a WordPress Theme from somewhere, you can upload the .zip file and install it directly from the WordPress dashboard.
WordPress only accepts the .zip format for uploading WordPress themes and plugins.

Note: Don't need to extract the zip file first, when you Choose the file for Uploading, WordPress automatically extracts it.
You can see the Images Step by Step to Install the Third Party Theme.
Click on “Upload Theme" and browse your drive to find the .zip file.

install a theme upload theme

Choose a Zip File to Upload.

install a theme choose file

After choosing the theme, click on Install Now button.

install a theme install now

After installing, Click on Activate.

So, You have successfully activated your favorite theme in your Site just in a few seconds.

If you are completely new to WordPress or want to start with WordPress, you should visit our WordPress Basics Article.

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Himani Bhardwaj

I Himani Bhardwaj founder of Plugins Reviews and also a Professional Developer. I'm a Passionate self-made Girl and plays an active role in the activities of WordPress Plugin Reviews I have also attended Chandigarh WordPress Meetup Sessions. I run an online website geared to help those who wants to Know about WordPress Topmost Plugins, Themes and also who wants to learn about PHP Concepts

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