Help! I am an idiot!
I just bought a new theme from themeforest (responsive chocolate theme) and I want to install it. Do I have to purchase wordpress pro to do this? I am a complete beginner and this is so confusing.
The manual that came with the theme says I should be able to click “Appearence” and then “Install Theme” and “Upload.”
Thank u for your help.
Blog url: http://siliconvalleysothebys.wordpress.com/
The blog I need help with is siliconvalleysothebys.wordpress.com.
You are limited to the 220++ themes you find in your Dashboard >> Appearance >> Themes
You can not upload outside themes – it is a security and features issue – the themes here are highly modified to give you more features than a standard theme – lots and lots of extra widgets to make up for the you can’t do Plug-in’s here either
You should ask for a refund – you have made a common error
Please read this about the different flavors of wordpress:
If you are hosted for free on wp.COM then the only themes we can use are on your dashboard.
Note that the various paid upgrades don’t mean you are able to download themes from the internet.
If you want something else, then you must find and pay a host for your site. The wp.ORG software is free.
Thank you both for your responses. I will try and host the site because the theme is very pretty. Thanks.
Best wishes for your blogging!
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