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Installation & Setup

Hello, and welcome to Gutenkind Documentation. This text will guide you through the first steps after purchasing a theme license.

After you have purchased a theme license and downloaded the theme, you will receive a zip file. To unzip the file on Windows right click > and choose unzip / on Mac simply double click.

Open the unzipped folder and you will find a number of folders such as Demo Content, Documentation, Licensing and one zip file which is your theme. It is important that theme zip file remain zipped.

Within your WordPress Dashboard, navigate to Appearance > Themes. Click the “Add New” button at the top-left of the page > Click the “Upload Theme” button at the top. Click “Choose File” > then find your theme zip file > Click the “Install Now” button. Please wait a minute for theme to be installed.

Once the theme is successfully installed on your WordPress, you can “Activate” it via the installation page or via Appearance > Themes to switch over and begin using your new theme!

Once the installation is over, it will pop-up :Welcome to Gutenkind screen:

This wizard will set up your theme, install plugins, and import content. It is optional and should take only a few minutes. You can proceed now by clicking on the Start button of the pop-up image.

On the next pop-up image click Install button to Install the Child Theme (optional):

Let’s now Install some essential Plugins (optional):

It is now time to Import the Demo Content (and once more it is optional):

As you are notified, it is all set now! God job! Have fun while you customize your theme..

Please note:

* If you try installing the entire zipped theme package or another incorrect file, you’ll likely receive this error message: “The package could not be installed. The theme is missing the style.css stylesheet. Theme install failed.” If you receive this error message, please be sure that you’re installing the ZIPPED file titled “”.