To install a theme you need to upload the theme files to WordPress and then activate it. There are two ways to do this. The following example is for the Show+Tell theme.

Method 1: FTP Upload

  1. Unzip the ”show-tell-theme.zip
  2. Using your favorite FTP program, upload the unzipped show-tell folder to your server, into the /wp-content/themes/ directory.
  3. Log in to WordPress, and go to Appearance > Themes

Method 2: WordPress Upload

  1. Go to Appearance > Themes > Upload
  2. Follow the instruction and select the show-tell zipped theme folder.
  3. Hit Install Now and the theme will be uploaded and installed.
  4. Once the installation is completed, hit Activate.