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How to Upload and Configure WordPress Themes


Creating and Exporting WordPress Themes

Launch TemplateToaster and select WordPress, now you can start designing from scratch or pick a ready made WordPress Theme. Export the designed theme to your computer from File>> Export>> WordPress Theme.

Installing Exported Theme on WordPress

Log in to your WordPress admin>> Go to Appearance>> Themes>> Install Theme>> Upload>> Browse the Theme>> Upload>> Activate the new theme. You can also upload the theme using an FTP. If uploading using an FTP, upload it to wp-content>> themes directory and it’ll start displaying under Themes on your WordPress admin, you can activate it from there.

Adding Widgets

You can add desired widgets to the available widget areas from Appearance>> Widgets from your WordPress admin.

Configuring Horizontal Menu

On creating pages from Pages>> Add New it should automatically start appearing in menu bar, you can also use custom menu from Appearance>> Menus.

Configuring Sidebar(vertical) Menu

You can enable the sidebar menu(vertical menu) from Appearance>> Theme options

Editing content Grid Layout

Grid layout of content can be edited from Appearance>> Theme options.

Footer Links

Go to Appearance>> Widgets>> drag the Text Widget to one of the available Footer Widget>> add desired HTML/Text in it and Save.

Create Pages/Posts

Now you can add new Pages or Posts and input/write desired content/images in them from Pages and Posts links that are on left side menu in your WordPress admin.