We want to help you start with the right foot in order to ful­ly enjoy our Word­Press theme. This is why you need to make sure you have a sol­id foun­da­tion for what’s next by installing the theme and the right plu­g­ins. We cov­ered the basics to help you get ready and make the most out of this Word­Press gem. The order of the fol­low­ing sec­tion is impor­tant, so please refer to it accord­ing­ly.

Install and Activate the Theme

One of the perks of Word­Press in gen­er­al and Silk Lite in par­tic­u­lar is that you can start play­ing around with it in no time.

  1. Log into you Word­Press Dash­board and nav­i­gate to Appear­ance → Themes.
  2. Click Add New but­ton at the top of the page.
  3. Search for “Silk Lite” from the top right search field.
  4. Find the theme and click Install Now.
  5. Once the theme has been installed, click the Acti­vate link.

Install and Connect Jetpack

Jet­pack is a famous plu­g­in devel­oped by Automat­tic, the com­pa­ny behind WordPress.com. A huge num­bers of host­ing providers and Word­Press authors rec­om­mend installing it from day one.

Here’s how you can do that on Silk Lite:

  1. Log into your Word­Press Dash­board
  2. Go to Appear­ance → About Silk Lite  click on the Rec­om­mend­ed Actions tab then click on Install and Acti­vate
  3. In order to use its fea­tures, you just need to click the “Con­nect to WordPress.com” but­ton, login with your WordPress.com account (or cre­ate one) and click “Autho­rize Jet­pack”.

Now you are ready to build a stun­ning blog with Silk Lite. Make the most out of our Word­Press theme, and don’t hes­i­tate to aim for more. There’s always a way to improve every­thing.

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