Moview Installation

Moview Theme Typical Installation Process

Follow These Steps in Order to Install a New WP Theme

Step 1: Login to your site as an admin user. Then go to Dashboard > Appearance.

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Step 2:  Open the Themes menu.

Step 3: Then click on Add New button.

 

Step 4: Click the Upload Theme link on the next page.

 

Step 5: Then click on Choose file and select moview.zip file from your computer directory.

Step 6: Now click on Install Now button and wait for the installation complete. After successful installation of theme click on Activate button and enjoy the theme features. After activating, this theme will be used for the whole site instead of the default WordPress theme.

 

Moview Essential Plugins and Installation

For using all Moview features, you have to install and active all the required plugins. All essential plugins are included in the Moview theme.

  • Themeum Core
  • WPBakery Visual Composer
  • Group Meta Box
  • Themeum Tweet
  • WP Rating
  • MailChimp for WordPress Lite
  • Contact Form 7
  • Widget Settings Importer/Exporter
  • bbPress
  • BuddyPress
  • User Role Editor

 

Install the above essential plugins in 2 easy steps.

Step 1: Go to Dasboard > Appearance > Install Plugins.

Step 2: Then click on Install link under each plugin title and activate them.

 

Demo Import

Import Sample Data: If you want to experiment with the demo data on your website then you need to import the sample data. From menu, choose Tools > Import > WordPress. Click WordPress, then you will see the “Import WordPress” option which allows you to upload .xml file from / Demo Content folder. If this tool is not installed on your site, you have to install “WordPress Importer” plugin manually.

 

It’s an important part of the Moview theme Installation process. Select your menu for Primary Menu location. Go to Dashboard > Appearance > Menu. Then click on Manage Location and select Main menu for Primary Menu location. You can follow below screenshot.

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Set Static Home Page (Required)

WordPress shows blog posts by default as the front page. If you want to make your site like the demo Moview site, then you need to set a static home page. See the way how to set static home page: Dashboard > Settings > Reading. From here select “A static page” then for Front page, select Home. You can follow the below screenshot.

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Make sure to configure permalink. By default WordPress uses web URLs which have question marks and lots of numbers in them; however, WordPress offers you the ability to create a custom URL structure for your permalinks and archives. This can improve the aesthetics, usability, and forward-compatibility of your links. From WP admin panel go to the following path:  Settings > Permalink, then select “Post name”.

 

Widgets Setting Import

Import Widget Setting Data: If you want to use Demo site widget setting for your website. we recommend to install and activate the following plugin “Widget Settings Import Export”. It gives you the ability to import the demo widget settings, saved as a .json file type. Go to Tools >Widgets Setting Import then select widget_data.json file from Demo Widget Settings folder directly from your downloaded theme package folder. Then Click on Show Widget Settings button. Select all of those widgets which you really need and use “Import Widget Settings” button. All widgets with registered sidebars will be imported.

 

Visual Composer Documentation

To read the doc Click Here

 

Themeum Tweet Documentation

To read the doc Click Here