WordPress is one of the most popular CMS.
It provides lots of free website themes for its customers for free.
And we can use on our website and can change the theme at any time when we want to change it. Installing a new theme to wordpress website is an easy process.
First find the theme that can fill your needs and install that on your website. You can also modify theme as per your requirement.
WordPress can also allow you to use Non- WordPress and Premium themes for your website. If you aren’t familiar with wordpress or if you are a wordpress beginner, we will provide you the simple way to install a theme to wordpress in best and easy way possible.
Check out the steps below for how to install and upload a theme to wordpress website.
How to install WordPress theme?
If you want to install free wordpress.org themes to your website, then it will be an easy process to do. In few steps you will be done with the theme installation process. Please follow the steps as mentioned below:
- Go to your WordPress Admin Dashboard, click the “Appearance” and then on “Themes”. You can see some wordpress suggested free themes under themes section.
- To check more themes Click on “Add New” on the top of the page.
- Now you can find the best theme for your website with the given filter to search wordpress free themes. You can search theme by color, name, theme columns and by theme type.
- When you will find a theme for your website, then press “Activate” to use that theme for your website. That’s all that you have to do to install a new theme to wordpress website.
Install Non- WordPress and Premium Theme to WordPress Website
In first method, you learnt the steps of Installing free wordpress theme and now we will learn the steps of installing Non- WordPress and Premium themes.
At first you need to buy the theme if you are using any premium theme and if you are using a free Non- WordPress theme then just download the theme in .zip format.
And then, just follow the steps of first method. Go to “Appearance” then to “Themes” and then click on “Add New” button. To upload a new theme, click on the “Upload Theme” button on the top of the page.
Choose the .zip file that you have downloaded and upload to your wordpress account. Now you can see your new uploaded theme under themes section in your wordpress dashboard.
To use theme, press “Activate” button on the theme. Now a new theme is active on your website. That’s all about uploading a new non wordpress and premium theme to wordpress. Please note that you can’t upload new themes on WordPress.com websites and blogs.
We hope that these steps will help you with installing a theme in wordpress. Please give your feedback and suggestions about this article and blog in the comment section. Have fun & Keep smiling 🙂