How To Install Genesis Themes

Genesis is the best framework and most sought out for WordPress. It has built-in SEO settings, you can easily redesign the website with child themes and use Foodie Pro (#1 selling child theme). More child themes can be found at Restored 316, Studio Press and Pretty Darn Cute.


Purchase the Genesis framework, download the .zip file (do not open it), and save it.

Login to your WordPress dashboard and go to Appearance -> Themes

Go to Add Themes -> Upload Theme -> Locate the .zip file and click Install Now

Once installed, you will get a notice that your theme was successfully installed. Click Activate the Genesis framework first.

Repeat the above steps {after activating Genesis}, for your Child Theme.

Confirmation that your running Genesis framework and can proceed with a child theme:

Now, you are ready to configure your colors, features, fonts and widgets.

Go to Appearance -> Customize

Your next screen should look like this:

Start customizing your blog and good luck! Have fun with it 🙂

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