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Install Theme via WordPress Admin Panel
- Open wordpress admin panel (navigate through web browser to the folder where you have installed the WordPress e.g www.your_domain.com/wp-admin/) and go Appearance > Themes on admin sidebar.
- Click Add New link and click Upload Theme link. Now please upload porto.zip file (the zip file is inside Theme files folder you have downloaded from ThemeForest).
- Once Porto is automatically installed after upload, open wordpress admin panel (e.g www.your_domain.com/wp-admin/) and go Appearance > Themes on admin sidebar. Activate portotheme.
- After activate theme, you will see Setup Wizard page. You can follow the steps to setup your site content – such as plugins, logo, child theme setup and demo content etc, all steps have enough description for you.Required plugins:
- Porto Functionality – Gathered all features that Porto provides including shortcodes, widgets and content types. We merged old “Porto Content Types”, “Porto Shortcodes”, “Porto Widgets” plugins into one since Porto 4.0 release.
- WPBakery Visual Composer – Drag and drop page builder for WordPress. Take full control over your WordPress site, build any layout you can imagine – no programming knowledge required.
- Elementor – The most advanced frontend drag & drop page builder.
- Revolution Slider – Revolution Slider is the most advanced responsive WordPress slider plugin with layer.
- Dynamic Featured Image – Dynamically adds multiple featured image or post thumbnail functionality to your posts, pages and custom post types.
- Woocommerce – An e-commerce toolkit that helps you sell anything. Beautifully. Unless you enable woocommerce plugin, your site will not load all shop related js/css resources.
- Contact Form 7 – Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.
Other plugins fully compatible with Porto:
- Really Simple CAPTCHA – Really Simple CAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA module intended to be called from other plugins. It is originally created for my Contact Form 7 plugin.
- Instagram Slider – Support Instagram social features in some demos.
- Regenerate Thumbnails – Allows you to regenerate all thumbnails after changing the thumbnail sizes.
- MailPoet Newsletters – Create and send newsletters or automated emails. Capture subscribers with a widget. Import and manage your lists. MailPoet is a sweet plugin maintained and supported with love by a team of a dozen.
- WP Sitemap Page – Add a sitemap on any page/post using the simple shortcode [wp_sitemap_page].
- YITH WooCommerce Ajax Navigation – YITH WooCommerce Ajax Navigation allows user to filter products in Shop page without reloading the page.
- YITH WooCommerce Ajax Search – YITH WooCommerce Ajax Search allows your users to search products in real time.
- YITH WooCommerce Wishlist – YITH WooCommerce Wishlist allows you to add Wishlist functionality to your e-commerce.
Compatible Plugins for Special Demos!
- We used Post Views Counter plugin in Wedding Demo. After install this plugin, please configure the following options in Settings > Post Views Counter > Display.
- We used WP Domain Checker plugin in Corporate Hosting Demo.
- Once you finish following setup wizard, your site is now ready to go! Happy using Porto!