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Install a WordPress theme from a .zip file

Note: Download the theme .zip file to your local computer before following the steps below.

If you purchased a premium theme or downloaded a free one, here's how to install the theme to your WordPress site.

  1. Sign in to WordPress.
  2. In the left-side menu, select Appearance and then Themes.
  3. Select Add New.
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  4. Select Upload Theme.
  5. Select Choose File.
  6. Locate and select the theme .zip file on your local computer and then select Open.
  7. Select Install Now.

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