How to install WordPress theme from zip

Hello guys!! Today we will know how to install wordpress theme from the zip file. There are two methods of doing it, you can follow any of these two methods as per your convenience.

Let’s get Started then,


Step -1

Login to your WordPress website


Go to Appearance Tab > Click on Themes


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Click Add New Button on the Top, Here you can see a various types of theme available but we want to upload our own theme so we need to click UPLOAD THEME button.

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wordpress theme
wordpress theme

Browse your zip file which you want to upload to WordPress and click INSTALL NOW

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WordPress now automatically install the theme which you have uploaded. then it ask for ACTIVATE if you want to run this theme on your website just click on activate button.


I personally prefer this method because its fast and easy to execute your theme into WordPress.


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wordpress theme
wordpress theme

Copy your theme zip file and go to WordPress directory as following path wp-content – themes- and paste your zip file here and extract it. please make sure while extracting it must include the folder of the theme as parent. and we are done.


WordPress theme installation is very easy as compared to any other CMS available till date. please let me know which method you like the most and why. See you for the next tutorial on WordPress. Bye!! Bye!! Take Care !!


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