If you’ve purchased Houzez – Real Estate WordPress Theme from ThemeForest, the first step is to download the theme file. Simply log in to your account, navigate to your downloads, and locate your theme. Click on the download button and choose the “Installable WordPress file only” option. This will download the zip file containing your theme.
Before installing the theme, make sure you have WordPress installed on your server. Many web hosts now provide tools like Fantastico for automated WordPress installation. Alternatively, if you prefer to install WordPress manually, you can follow the instructions in the WordPress Codex.
To install the Houzez theme via WordPress, begin by downloading the theme files from your ThemeForest account.
Next, log in to your WordPress dashboard by accessing your website’s login page (typically located at www.yourdomain.com/wp-admin) and entering your username and password.
To install the Houzez theme on WordPress, follow these steps:
Step 1 – Go to Appearance > Themes: On the left-hand side of the dashboard, click on the “Appearance” menu, then select “Themes” from the dropdown menu.
Step 2 – Click the “Add New” button: This will take you to the “Add Themes” screen, where you can install new themes.
Step 3 – Browse to find the Houzez.zip file on your computer and click Install Now
Step 4 – Activate the newly installed theme by going to Appearance > Themes and clicking the Activate button.
Step 5 – After you activate Houzez you will see a notification message to activate the required plugins in the Plugins section of your dashboard. Visual Composer plugin is required.
Step 6 – Click on Install Button on each plugin to start installing them. After you’ve installed them, Activate them.
When you install Houzez, you will get a notification message in your WordPress admin telling you of the required and recommended plugins or go to Houzez >> Plugins section to install the theme required plugins.
Plugin Installation & Update Notification
When you install Houzez or update Houzez, you will receive a WordPress notification message letting you know to install or update the required and recommended plugins. Please follow the on-screen prompts to install, activate or update.