How to install WordPress theme beginner’s guide:
If you want to install WordPress theme for your blog then you are at right place. There are two ways we can install WordPress theme for the blog.
First of all, go to your admin area and login into your account and then go to Appearance>>Themes
When you go to this link you will see currently installed theme and other themes which can be installed.
If you want to install a new theme then simply click on the Add Theme button or you can search in the search bar which will result in theme from the WordPress.org. You can choose the new theme from here.
- Installing from the WordPress.Org
If your theme is installed on the official directory of the wordpress.org then it will be very easy to install a new theme.
You can simply search for this in the official directory of your wordpress.org. and after you searched it will be returned the theme for you and you can simply click on the Install button and theme will be installed on your blog. Now after installing the theme you have to activate that theme to use. The first-time theme might not look like what it is shown but you have to make changes according to the documentation of the theme then you can see that the theme is now looking the same as it was shown.
2. Installing it from the local directory :
Sometimes you a custom theme which is not listed on the wordpress.org directory. Then you have to download that theme from any other source to your desktop directory.
After downloading it to your desktop you can simply upload it to your blog or website. You have to go to Appearance>>Theme>>Add Theme and simply click on the upload theme button.
After clicking on the Upload theme button you will see a browse button option like given below :
You can choose files from here and click on the install now button. After a few seconds WordPress will upload the theme to the theme folder and after a few minutes, you can activate and preview and return to theme page. If you click on the activated theme then the theme will be activated and you will be able to see the change by visiting your site. And if you click on the preview theme then you will be previewed the theme how it looks like.