02 - Installing the Theme and Getting Started (Diario)

Installing the Theme
1. After you've purchased and downloaded your theme, you will find a zip file inside the Theme Files folder which is named diario.zip

2. Go to your Wordpress dashboard and navigate to AppearanceThemes and click Add New.

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3 - In the next screen click Upload Theme button and choose the diario.zip file from your computer and click Install Now.

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4 - After the successful installation in the upcoming screen click Activate. With the confirmation that your theme has been activated you'll see the warning that two required plugins should be installed (screenshot below). Please click on the Begin installing plugins.

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5 - In the next screen select both plugins using the checkboxes, under the Bulk Actions dropdown select Install and then Apply.

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6 - After the successful installation of the plugins click Return to Required Plugins Installer and again use the Bulk Actions dropdown to Activate the plugins.

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7 - Now both of your required plugins should be activated. Visual Composer will help you creating beautiful posts and pages with its drag-and-drop content editor and the Theme Options panel will give you all the fundamental options you need to set up your site.

You can now visit your site and its pages, browse through various menus like Theme Options (settings for header, footer, grid page layout, social media links etc.), Menus (adding categories for mega menu dropdown setting), Categories (to add specific colors to categories), Users (to add profile photos and bio infos), Posts and Pages for your site's content.

Congratulations, you have completed this section. Please continue this documentation with the next section to set up your site further.

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