Intro: Hi guys, today I will Learn how you can install a theme in WordPress. Let’s say you have a WordPress site with a default design. Now if you want to change the design of your site, you need to install a WordPress theme.
So what is a WordPress theme?
A WordPress theme changes the design of your website. Changing your theme will change the look of your site. WordPress theme simply the design of your website, and if you want to change the design only have to do is to choose a theme you like and then install it on your site.
There are thousands of free WordPress themes available in WordPress.
So let’s get started.
To install a WordPress theme: first, you need to find a theme. So to find a theme you want for your website,
You have 2 methods to install a theme:
- Using WordPress search
- Using Google search
Install the theme by using WordPress search: So the first method in installing a theme is by using WordPress search.
Go to your WordPress dashboard ► Appearance ► Themes
So to add a theme click “Add New”
Now you can see a number of themes that can be installed on WordPress.
Now if you want to search for a particular theme.
you can do it by entering the theme name in the search box. And you will get the theme Now click “Install” and then click “Activate”.
Now the theme will be installed in your WordPress. you have been activated now if you go to your website you can see that this is how we look before and now it refreshes you can see that the design has changed so this is how you can install the theme in WordPress.
So this is how you can install a theme using WordPress search. Now if you have not found the theme which you want for your website,
You can go to the next method which is to find a theme using google search.
Find a WordPress theme using Google search: Now search for the theme you want on google
For example blog themes, eCommerce themes, etc,
You can see lots of results on google.
Now have a look at all these results and choose your theme. Once you’ve chosen your theme you need to install it in WordPress.
To install it, download the theme. The downloaded theme will be in zip format.
How to install a theme in a zip format: Now you need to upload this theme in WordPress by clicking “Add New” on the theme page. Now click “Upload Theme” and choose your zip file.
Once you’ve uploaded the theme click “Install” and “Activate”.
So now the theme will be installed on your WordPress website. So this is how you can find the theme in google and install it in WordPress. So that’s it, guys.
Now will be activated on our website now if you go to your website you can see that this is how our site was before now if we keep it refresh you can see that our website design has changed.
This is how you can install a theme in WordPress.