Upload and install WordPress themes

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You can upload a theme in .zip format and install it manually. Alternatively, you can browse the WordPress Theme Catalog and install the desired theme directly.

  • In the WordPress Dashboard, click Design. You automatically get to the overview of your themes.
  • Click the Add button
Add WordPress themes
  • Click Upload
Upload WordPress themes
  • Click Browse
Browse WordPress themes and select a file
  • Select the zip file with your theme
  • Click Install Now
Install WordPress Theme

The theme has now been successfully installed. You now have three choices:

  • Click Live Preview to view the theme in your browser
  • Click Activate to select the theme for your WordPress installation.
  • Click Back to Theme page to return to the overview.
WordPress theme selection after installation

This article was published on 24 Oct 2018 by sebastian.zientek as part of the topic WordPress ###ARTICLEINFO_SENTENCE_END###.