How can I change the current theme of my WordPress website ?

To change the current theme of your WordPress website, login to your WordPress dashboard and proceed as follows: (Added numbers-1 and2)

  • From the left hand side pane, select Appearance.
  • Click on Themes, then take one of the following courses:

Selecting a theme from Pre-installed themes

  • By default, there are three themes already installed in your WordPress.
  • To select from them, click on one of the themes.
  • Click Live Preview to see how your website will appear with this theme.
  • (Note: You can further customize its appearance on your website, either before or after the installation of theme)
  • Click on Save & Activate to start using the theme.

Selecting a theme from Non-installed themes

  • Click on Add New Theme.
  • New page opens up that lists hundreds of WordPress themes to choose from and that are classified under three categories – Featured, Popular and Latest.
  • Select a theme of your choice.
  • Click on Details & Preview to see a preview along with some important information about the theme.
  • Click on Install from top of left side pane, to install it on your WordPress.
  • Now, follow these steps to activate it. 
  • Click On Appearance.
  • Click on Themes.
  • Click On Select Theme.
  • Click on Activate.

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