How to Install WordPress Theme Using Wp-Admin
WordPress uses default theme when it is installed for the first time on hosting or local system. In this post, we will show you step by step procedure to install new WordPress theme using the WP admin. The good news for you is that you can find many WordPress themes online and download it without paying single penny.
Download WordPress theme on your computer.
Go to WordPress admin by typing yourblogname.com/wp-admin and provide your username and password.
You will see the below screen once you are successfully login.
Click on Appearance > Themes
Click on Install themes tab adjacent to Manage themes tab
From here, you have two options either search for the theme by selecting the theme features or upload downloaded theme. Right now, I am uploading the theme which I already had downloaded in my computer.
Click on Upload link under Install themes
Click on Choose file button and select the theme file from the hard drive location.
After selecting the file click on Install Now to install the selected theme on your blog which will take a minute.
Once the installation is completed now click on themes to see all the installed themes and activate the theme by clicking on activate link which you have installed recently.
Congratulations, you have successfully installed the theme now you can visit your blog to see the new theme.