GeneratePress is by far the best theme I have had the pleasure of using. But it can be confusing to install if you don’t know that it is a plugin. So let’s go over how to install the GeneratePress premium theme.
What is GeneratePress?
Tom says it so well “GeneratePress is a free WordPress theme that focuses on speed and usability.”
GeneratePress is a lightweight plugin theme designed for speed. The plugins are a part of the premium package and allow you to customize the theme and your site to suit your needs.
GenratePress Premium is designed for speed and usability. The speed comes from the design of a lightweight plugin that lacks bloating on your website. The usability is phenomenal. It is so easy to understand and customize. GeneratePress offers extensive forums and support to answer any questions making the usability far above standard.
Tom states that in the 6 years that GeneratePress has been available, “it is the best supported and most stable WordPress theme.”
What Is Different About GeneratePress Premium?
- The price is very reasonable.
- The GeneratePress theme is lightweight to allow for a faster website speed.
- Premium adds options rather than changing the theme to keep it lightweight
- GeneratePress Premium is a plugin
- An extensive site library with templates to add to your theme
- Each plugin element stands alone. You can activate only the ones you want.
- Works beautifully with Woocommerce
- Works seamlessly with block editor wordpress
- Outstanding support
How to Install The GeneratePress Premium Theme
The steps to install the GeneratePress Premium plugin are simple. Let’s get rolling.
Click on the tab to purchase and download your GeneratePress Premium Plugin
Once you click on the link, go to the “Premium” tab in the top navigation panel.
Click on the tab “pricing.”
choose the package you prefer and click on the orange “get started” tab to make your purchase
When you complete your purchase, download the zip file to your desktop
Head over to your website-once you log in, hover over the “appearance” tab in the dashboard, then click on “theme” from the dropdown
Click on “add new” and put GeneratePress in the search bar
You now have the GeneratePress Theme on your website. So not let’s install GeneratePress Premium.
Video How To Install GeneratePress Premium Step-By-Step
Instalation GeneratePress Premium
In your dashboard, click on “plugins.”
Click on “Add New” in the upper left corner
Click “upload plugin.”
Clicking on “choose file,” upload the zip folder, click “install now.”
Now login to your GeneratePress account, and in the top left under “account,” click download.
Here you will find your license key or ID #, copy and head back to your website.
In your dashboard, find “appearance,” then click on “GeneratePress.”
Paste your key into the license area to the right
Now look in the middle of this page and see 12 elements with the word activate beside them. Go to the top and put a checkmark next to “bulk actions.” In the bulk actions dropdown, click “activate” and then “apply.” This image has “deactivate” beside each element, but yours will say “activate” and change to “deactivate” when you activate them.
Congratulation, you are all set to begin customizing your site with your new GeneratePress Premium Theme.
Oh, and be careful of that “rabbit hole” once you start designing, it is so incredible you won’t want to stop.