Installing WordPress is the same for any other site. There are no special requirements to get Popcorn2 setup.
If you would like to do some testing only, we would recommend Local by flywheel. This gives you a great WordPress test environment for you to test and develop your affiliate site fully with PopcornTheme.
Another option is to use your hosting provider. Most providers have scripts available to install WordPress. Follow their guides to get you started.
When you’re all ready, login to your WordPress dashboard.
Installing Popcorn2 is the same as any other theme. Once you’re logged into your dashboard, follow the steps below:
Download the theme
Logon to your account on popcorntheme.com. Go to the downloads section and download the theme (Popcorn2.zip) to your local device.
Upload the theme
Activate Popcorn Theme
Now that the theme is installed, you will need to activate it.
Poipcorn Theme should now be activated. In order for your affiliate site to get security, bug fixed and feature updates you will need to add your license.
You should now see that Popcorn Theme is licensed. Should you need to deactivate1 you can do from this screen. Popcorn 2 > Deactivate.
Install Gutenberg (Optional)
Once you have activated your theme, you can optionally install the Gutenberg plugin.
You’ll now be redirected to the plugins page and Gutenberg will be showing as ‘Active‘
- You may need to deactivate PopcornTheme should you sell your site. ↩︎