How to Setup New WordPress Website with Avada Theme

1. Purchase Avada

  1. Avada is available for purchase at ThemeForest. Purchase Avada.
  2. Once purchased, download the Installable WordPress file only from the Downloads section on your ThemeForest account.
  3. Unzip the file.

2. Install WordPress on your webhost account

  1. Login to your webhost account and access cPanel.
  2. Then go to your Scripts section and select WordPress.
  3. Install WordPress

3. Upload the Avada theme via FTP

  1. Open your favorite FTP program and connect to your webhost account.
  2. Once you’re connected in via FTP, navigate to the themes folder for your new WordPress website:
    1. Go to the folder where WordPress was installed (ex. /public_html/)
    2. Open the folder named: wp-content
    3. Then, open the folder named themes.
    4. Then, upload the Avada folder to the themes folder. (Avada files should be unzipped. Do not upload the zip file.)

4. Activate the Avada Theme

  1. Login to your WordPress Admin
  2. Go to the Themes section:
    1. Appearance >> Themes
  3. Hover over the Avada theme, and select Activate.

6. Install required plugins for Avada

  1. Go to Avada >> Plugins
  2. Install and Activate the required plugins.

7 . That’s it! Now you can begin working on your new Avada theme, WordPress Website!