Thank you for installing our WordPress Theme. The complete procedure to configure and manage a WordPress Website from the beginning is shown in this documentation in different portions.
What is WordPress CMS?
WordPress is an open source tool which is based on PHP and MySQL to create websites. It is a completely free content management system(CMS) and a strong blogging platform. With this CMS, you can develop websites and solid online apps. You hardly require any knowledge or technical capability to manage it. WordPress has become the most accepted website development software available because of it’s varied aspects like it’s easy usage and flexibility. Learn More
What is a WordPress template
A WordPress template acts as a skin for the websites which are created on WordPress CMS. The installation of a WordPress Template is very easy. With the help of an installed new template, you can change the look of your WordPress website very easily. All the requisite source files are provided with a WordPress template and you can freely go for editing and increasing it the way you want.
The template package you have downloaded consists of several folders. Let's see what each folder contains:
Screenshots - contains template screenshots. Not for production.
theme - contains WordPress theme files.
perfect-blog_0.1.zip - this folder content all the necessary files for the theme.
license.txt - contains license details.
readme.txt - contain information about theme images path and font use and usage scritps.
Theme Installation Via WordPress
Install a Theme by using Upload Method from WordPress Admin
The first method that we covered only allows you to install free themes that are available in the WordPress.org theme’s directory. But what if you want to install a commercial “premium” WordPress theme from companies like ThemeLab, StudioPress, iThemes, etc. Or what if you want to install a custom theme? Well in this case, you would need to install the theme using the upload method from your WordPress admin.
Start by downloading the .zip file of the theme that you purchased from a marketplace or a commercial theme provider.
Next login to your WordPress admin area and click on Appearance » Themes.
Once you are on the themes page, click on the Add New button at the top.
On the next screen, click on the Upload Theme button at the top.
You will be prompted to choose the zip file that you downloaded earlier. Select the file and click Install Now.
Once your theme is installed, you will see a success message along with the link to activate and preview the theme.
Click on the activate button, and you’ve successfully installed and activated your WordPress theme. Depending on the theme, it may add additional settings options that you may need to configure either through the theme customizer or through a separate options panel.
Theme Installation Via FTP
Installing a WordPress Theme using FTP
First installed and setup your FTP program, connect to your host using FTP. You would need to go to the path (/wp-content/themes/). Once you’re there, simply upload your themme’s folder there.
Remember you must unzip the folders before you upload a theme using FTP. Once you have uploaded the theme, you would need to go to your admin area and click on Appearance » Themes.
You should see the theme that you uploaded listed there. Bring your mouse on top of that theme and click on the activate button and you’ve successfully installed and activated your WordPress theme.
How to set up homepage
Setup Home Page Template
Follow these instructions to setup Home page.
1. Create Page to set template: Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New Page.
Label it "Home" or anything as you wish. Then select template "Default Template" from template dropdown.
2. Set the front page: Go to Setting -> Reading --> Set the front page display static page to home page
Once you have done with this you can see all the demo content on front page.
In order to setup the slider, follow the below steps.
1. Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New
Create a new page and name it as "Wordpress Blog Theme" or whatever you want, set it's featured image, title, and the content. Repeat this process for other slides.
2. Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Themes Settings >> Slider Settings
and select the page which you have created for slide1, slide2, slide3, slide4.
Once you have done with this you will see the slider on your front page.
In this way you can make the slider section.
Setup Social Icon Section
In order to proceed Social Icon section,
Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Themes Settings>> Social Icon Section
here you can add social icon.
In this way you can make social icons section
In order to proceed with Setup Category section,
Go to Dashboard >> Posts >> Add New
here you can create new post.
Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Themes Settings>> Category Section
here you can select the category which you have added.
In this way you can make Category Section.
Setup Footer Section
In order to proceed with setup Footer section,
Go to Appearance >> Widgets
and repeat this process for other footers.
In this way you can make Footer Section.
Setup Footer Text Section
In order to proceed with setup Footer Text section,
Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Themes Settings>> Footer Text.
In this way you can make Footer Text Section.
First of all create pages from go to Pages >> Add new page.
Go to Appearance >> Menu
Click on Create a new menu link
Give a name to your menu in Menu name and click save menu button
Once you have create menu. You need to add pages by selecting with checkboxes. After adding menu list you can arrange it by drag and drop.
Select menu theme location from the below checkboxes
See this screenshot for better understanding.
Page Templates and Sidebars
Default Template (the default page template with a right sidebar position)
Custom homepage (the default page template with a right sidebar position)
Page (Left Sidebar) (a page templates with left sidebar position)
Page (Right Sidebar) (a page template with right sidebar position)