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WordPress 4.0 Site Blueprints - Second Edition by Rachel McCollin

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Installing a theme

Congratulations, you've now got a working WordPress site! It comes with the default theme bundled, which, at the time of writing this book, is Twenty Fifteen. While this is a good theme, you probably want to give your site a more bespoke design, so the next step is to find and install a suitable theme from the WordPress theme repository.

Introducing the WordPress theme repository

The WordPress theme repository, at https://wordpress.org/themes/, contains thousands of themes that you can download for free and use on your site. They vary hugely in terms of their design and the kind of sites they're suited to, but there's a good chance that there'll be one that works for you.

To install a theme, you don't have to go to the WordPress ...

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