Installing Themes in WordPress

To install a new WordPress theme on your website:

1. Make sure you’re logged in the WordPress admin panel, which is at your_domain/wp-admin/index.php

2. Once you are in, go to Appearance > Themes.

Appearance Themes

3. If you want to add a new theme, simply click on the Add New button.

Adding a new theme

There are two ways to add a new theme:

  • install from the official WordPress theme repository
  • install from your local machine

To simplify your search:

  • use the Search field if you know the theme’s name or its key words.
  • use the Feature Filter to search a theme according to colors, features and subjects.

Activating theme

Installing Themes from the WordPress Repository

  • Scroll the page down to observe all the themes.

NOTE: Use the Popular, Latest, and Favorites tabs to find more options.

  • Hover over the theme pane to observe theme details, preview and install it.

Installing from WordPress Repository

  • Click the Install button for installation.
  • Click the Activate link under the message for successful theme installation.

Activating theme

Uploading Themes from Your Computer

To upload a theme from your computer:

  • Go to your WordPress admin page > click the Upload Theme button to upload a theme from your local hard drive.

Uploating a theme

  • Click the Choose File button > select the archive of your theme from your computer > click the Install Now button.

Installing the theme

  • Click the Activate link under the message for successful theme installation.

Installing Demo Content

With Pro versions of the 10Web themes, you can add demo content.

  • Click Appearance > Theme Options > Demo

Theme Options

Demo Section

  • You can either install Demo content or remove it using the following button:

Install Theme Demo