how to install wordpress theme from zip file

How to Install and Active WordPress Theme

After you download the wordpress theme zip file from follow the steps below to install and make it Active.

The first thing you need to do when you want to install a new WordPress theme is to login to your site admin page. Once there, go to Appearance -> Themes.

go to Appearance -> Themes



Here, you will see all the themes you have currently installed in your application. To add another one, simply click on the Add New tab.

Click Add new in themes page


Click on the Upload link at the top of the page.

Click on upload file link

Now, click the Choose File button, select your theme from your local computer and press the Install Now button.

Click the Choose File button


In few seconds or minutes depends on your internet speed, WordPress will upload and extract the theme archive for you. All you need to do next is to press the Activate link under the message for successful theme installation.



That’s it! Your new wordpress theme is installed and active. You can now go to the front end of your site  by visiting website URL and see the newly activated theme