How to install WordPress themes and Plugins?

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Install themes and plugins through dashboard

Go to your WordPress dashboard and go to appearance >> Themes page.

Then click on the Add New button above. Now select any theme you want to install and click install.

After successfully installing the theme press Activate button to activate the theme.

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How to upload downloaded theme file to WordPress?

Go to your wordPress dashboard and go to appearance >> Themes page.

Then click on the Add New button above, then click upload theme button. Now select the file in choose file section or you can drag and drop your zip file here.And click Install Now.

After successfully installing the theme press Activate  to activate the theme.

 

How to install plugins through dashboard?

Go to the Plugins page through the dashboard. Click Add New button above.

Now search for the required plugin. Then click Install Now button to install the plugin. After installing, click Activate button to activate the plugin.

How to upload a downloaded Plugin to your website?

Go to Plugins page through dashboard. Click Add New button >> click Upload Plugin.

Now select the file in choose file section or you can drag and drop your zip file here. And click Install Now, after installing activate your plugin.

 

Install Themes and Plugins through Cpanael-File manager

How to upload and install the Theme through Cpanel?

Open Cpanel >> File Manager  >>go to your website directory >>WP-Content >>themes Folder

Now click on Upload button above , select the theme zip file or drag and drop theme file to upload.

After uploading, go back to WP-Content >>themes Folder extract the Uploaded theme zip file here.Now go to your website dashboard >> Appearance >>Themes you can see a new theme is installed successfully. Click Activate Button to activate the theme.

How to upload and install Plugins through Cpanel?

Open Cpanel >> File Manager >>go to your website directory >>WP-Content >>Plugins Folder

Now click on Upload button above , select the plugin zip file or drag and drop plugin file to upload.

After uploading, go back to WP-Content >>Plugins Folder- extract the Uploaded plugin zip file here.Now go to your website dashboard >> Plugins– you can see new plugin is installed successfully. Click Activate Button to activate the plugin. 

 

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