Installing/Updating Flat Responsive

March 4, 2015| Shekhar Bhandari

In this tutorial we will be showing you how to install as well as update the WordPress Theme. If you are experienced with WordPress, or know how to install/update themes, you can skip this tutorial. However, if you are new or a beginner, this tutorial is for you. Lets Begin….

First, download the theme package from styled themes. You can download the theme from the styledthemes.com/downloads section after you log in to the site.

Go to the Downloaded Folder You Find a Zip File Name flat-responsive-package.zip, as this name will differ if you are using another themes.

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Now, extract the Zip File. The Unzip File Looks Like the Screenshot. The flat-responsive and flat-responsive-child are the theme file that you need to install not the whole package.

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Now Log In to WordPress Admin Panel.

Go To Appereance-> Themes.

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Now Click on Add New.

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Since you are uploading theme from your downloaded folder path of computer choose upload theme.

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Select the flat-responsive zip from the theme package folder and click install theme.

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After you click on the install theme, the theme will be installed automatic and a page will come as below screenshot.

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Click on the active option, after you click on the active option a page will display like the below screenshot and your theme is installed.

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Now Follow all the Steps Exactly and Install the Child Theme.

HOW TO UPDATE YOUR THEME

Since update are notified by the social media (twitter, facebook, gplus) of Styledthemes. We recommend you to keep in touch with the social medias for the latest updates about the theme. After an update is released, you need to go to the downloads section of StyledThemes.com and download the latest version.

Before You get Ready for Updating the theme you will need to make sure the following things:-

1) If you edited the WordPress theme file previously, update may remove the settings that you have saved, so make sure that you have used the child themes.

2) Backup your current theme using ftp and save it to your desired location. Go to your themes directory ->> Wp-content –> Themes using ftp and download the theme that you want to backup.

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Now Time to update:

Go to Admin->Dashboard->Theme and select another theme that you have installed except the theme that you are going to update and activate the theme. in this tutorial we are going to active the twentyfifteen theme of WordPress.

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Go to the Theme that you want to update and click on it and a box will appear like the below screenshot.

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Click on Delete.

As you click on delete options a popup box will appear as shown in the screenshot below.

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Now your theme has been deleted. Now follow all the steps of installing the theme as we have mentioned above.

After you complete all the steps your theme has been updated. Cheers.

 

Categories: Setup Tutorials for Flat Responsive

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