How to install wordpress themes


Here you are going to learn how to install and activate wordpress themes. There are two ways to install themes in wordpress. First you can search theme and install it. In second method you can download theme from any other website and upload it to your site then activate it.

Now you are going to learn this two ways step by step with the help of screenshot.

Search and install the theme from wordpress themes

This is the easiest way to install the themes because in this step you are going to search the themes from wordpress theme directory using keyword and filter option and then install it. If you already know the theme name then you can easily find it using search option.

First thing you need to login into your admin page in that Go to Appearance -> Themes



In themes you can see ADD NEW button, on clicking that you can see two option search and upload. Click the search option -> Search box will appear put your theme name or keyword in that box and press search button.




In the search option you can select your theme colour, layout, column using the given filter option. After filtering this, go to Find Theme button.



All themes will come according to your search related keyword. In that you can choose your favourite theme. You can see preview also and then press Install now option.



Now your theme getting ready to install. After installing the theme you have to activate it using the activate option. Wow you done installing the theme using search option.


Download theme and install it into your site

Now you can download your favourite themes from any website and install it into your site. There are many website providing the free themes and premium themes. You can search your themes and downloaded it in zip format. To install that theme Go to Appearance -> Themes -> ADD NEW -> Upload.



In that Browse your downloaded themes and give Install. Now your theme unzip the package and get installed.



After installing your theme you need to activate it using Activate option. Now your theme get activated.


That’s it, you successfully installed and activated your theme now go to front end and see your newly activated themes. If you find this tutorial useful you can share it.