Theme Installation

After you purchase and download your theme, you can choose either of the approaches given below to install your theme:

Approach I : From your admin dashboard.

  1. Log in to the WordPress Administration Panels.
  2. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  3. Select Add New.
  4. Then, select Upload Theme.
  5. Click Browse. Locate theme in your computer.
  6. Select and click Install Now.

Approach II : Upload and install theme through FTP client

You can use FTP client like FileZilla to connect your web server.
  1. Unzip to your Desktop.
  2. Using an FTP client to access your host web server, go to /wp-content/themes/ and upload your new copy of Smooth Blog Pro theme.
  3. Now, log into the WordPress Dashboard with your login details.
  4. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  5. You will see the theme in the list.
  6. Then, click Activate button.
  7. Now, the theme will be activated and go through the following options to set up the theme step wise.

Theme Activation

After successfully installing the required theme, you need to activate your theme. Follow given steps to activate the theme.

  1. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  2. You will see the Smooth Blog Pro theme on the list.
  3. Click Activate button.
  4. After clicking the Activate button the theme will be activated.

Recommended Plugins

To manage plugins, in admin panel, go to Appearance -> Install Plugins. The theme recommends following plugins:

  1. Jetpack: To configure Infinite scroll on then Blog page and All Archive Pages.
  2. Catch Themes Demo Import: To import the demo data. This plugin is highly recommended plugin to import the demo data.

How to Import Demo Data?

Catch Theme Demo Import is recommended for demo import of this theme. To import the dummy demo data:

Note: You need to import demo data in fresh wordpress otherwise existing posts, pages, categories, images, custom post types or any other data will be deleted or modified.