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WordPress 4.0 Site Blueprints - Second Edition by Rachel McCollin

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Creating the site and installing a theme

You might be working on a site you've already created, but I'm working on a brand new WordPress installation so I need to install a theme before I get started. If you're doing the same, follow these steps:

  1. Create your site and install WordPress in the usual way. If you're unsure about this, take a look at Chapter 1, Migrating a Static Site to WordPress.
  2. Go to Appearance | Themes.
  3. Click on the Add New button.
  4. Find a suitable theme by typing one or more search terms in the search box. We're going to use the Baskerville theme, which you can find at https://wordpress.org/themes/baskerville/ or by typing Baskerville into the search box.
  5. After you've searched for the theme, it will be displayed on your screen. Click ...

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