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WordPress 4.0 Site Blueprints - Second Edition by Rachel McCollin

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Installing and configuring a theme

To make your jobs site look as good as possible and easy to find, and navigate around job listings, we need a suitable theme. If you've already got a theme you're using, you don't need to worry about this, but if you're working with a clean WordPress installation, read on!

Installing the Vantage theme

Let's install the Vantage theme. It's a clean, modern theme with some nice configuration options. You could use any theme you like; this one isn't designed for jobs boards, but I think its design works well with the jobs board layout. Follow these steps:

  1. In the WordPress admin, go to Appearance | Themes.
  2. Click on the Add New button.
  3. In the search box, type Vantage.
  4. WordPress will display all the themes matching your search ...

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