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Install child theme

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How to install

Install the free child theme than the premum plugins

Short version: Install the free parent theme and the free child theme and activate the child theme. For the premium version install the premium addon for the parent theme and the extras for the child features and activate both as plugins! Read the detailed version below.

You may know how to install WordPress on Your server.
If You don’t follow this tutorial about install WordPress.

1. Install Your WPKoi parent theme than the child theme

Go to Appearance » Themes menu in the admin. Click Add New button and search for the WPKoi parent theme that needed for Your selected child theme or upload the “parentthemename”.zip (no need for activation). After the install process add Your selected child theme also in the same way, than activate the child theme.

If You have some server compatibility issue, You can also install the theme via FTP. Read more about it here.

2. Activate the recommended plugins

The WPKoi themes work without the recommended plugins, but if You activate them, You’ll have more possibilities to build a great site. At the top of Your admin page, there will be a notification about the plugins or You can install them at Appearance » Install Plugins menu if You haven’t install them before.

3. Follow the guide for the free WPKoi themes

At this link You can find some useful info, how to work with the free WPKoi themes and how to reach the screenshot look.

Installing the free version of the themes is that simple.
If You want to use the premium features also, follow the next steps!

4. Install the Premium plugins

If You get a premium version for one of the WPKoi child theme, You have to install it as a plugin with the activate free theme. Go to Plugins » Add New menu in the admin. Click Upload Plugin button and upload “parentthemename”-premium.zip and extras-for-‘childthemename’.zip. After the install process, activate both plugins.

5. Install Demo Content

If You want to import the content from the demo than import the demo content at Appearance-> Import Demo Data.

It is important to install the necessery plugins before the import process! Add Elementor, WooCommerce and Contact Form 7 plugins to get the full demo!

If You get 404 errors after the import process at some pages go to Settings-> Permalinks and refresh the permalink structure.

6. Updates

If You want to update the plugin in the future with one click, add Your license code to Appearance-> “Themename” menu in Your WordPress admin. You’ve got the license key in email when You purchased the product.

At wpkoi.com My account menu, You can reach the updates and license keys anytime.

A step by step video about the install process.
You can use it for every WPKoi themes