Category Archives: Theme Installation

How to Activate Your New WordPress Theme

If you uploaded a new WordPress theme and missed to activate it because you were distracted, then follow this quick guide. 1. In your WordPress admin go to “Appearance => Themes”. 2. Activate the Theme by hitting “Activate” button. That’s it! Still didn’t get it? Watch animation below. Note: After activating the Nichebarn theme, you should see an added menu item called “Nichebarn”. Hover your mouse on it and you should see these drop down menus: Theme […]

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How to Automatically Update Your Theme

Nichebarn theme is designed to let you receive automatic update notice right inside your WordPress admin. All you have to do is click on that update link. This will allow you to receive new theme features as well as bug fixes should there be any that arise in the future due to ever changing WordPress environment. As you can see above, the red circle next to the “Updates” menu item shows that there are updates available. The […]

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How to Install Theme Using FTP

If for some reason (such as a poorly managed or overly restrictive webhost) you can’t install the theme through the normal WordPress Theme Installation, try installing it using an FTP software. Simply unzip the installable file and upload the theme folder via FTP into “/public_html/site_directory/wp-content/themes/” (see screenshot below). 1. Log in to your webhosting account using your favorite FTP software. If you don’t have one, you can use FileZilla or CoreFTP. 2. Unzip the nichebarn.zip file and […]

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How to Install Theme Inside WordPress Dashboard

Follow the steps below to install via WordPress: 1. In your WordPress Admin Panel (wp-admin) go to Appearance > Themes 2. Click Add New button 3. Click the Upload Theme button then click Choose File. 4. Navigate to where you downloaded the theme package and open the Installable_theme folder. 5. Highlight nichebarn.zip by clicking on it. 6. Click Open on the pop up window. 7. Click Install Now button. 8. Wait while the theme is uploaded and […]

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Theme Installation & Basic Setup

1. Install WordPress If you have not install WordPress yet, download WordPress here and install it. 2. Upload Theme Before uploading, please take note that what you have download is the whole theme package which includes the user manual, sample date, change log, license, and the actual installable theme. DO NOT upload the whole package or else you get an error message when you try to activate it. UNZIP it first. Please follow the step-by-step instruction below […]

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