In order to install VamTam theme via the Admin Panel, please follow the instructions below.
Please note that the screenshots are for explanatory purposes. Content look may change.
First of all, please download your theme from your Themeforest account. Make sure you download the Installable Wordpress file only. This is ready to install theme.zip file.
Please log in to your administration panel. Go to the Appearance panel, then Themes. Click on the Add New button.
Please click on the Upload Theme button.
Please click on the Choose file button.
Please choose the installable zip file you have downloaded in Step 1.
Please click on the Install Now button.
Please click on the Activate link.
If you are not yet familiar with WordPress, it is a must to import the theme's dummy content. Prior to importing the dummy content, you have to enter your purchase code from ThemeForest and click the Register button:
Please check this article if you don't know where to get Your Item Purchase Key from
Next step is to install and activate the required plugins.
Choose from the drop-down menu the bulk action "Install" and click on the Apply button.
Required plugins: A plugin offers additional functionality and features beyond a typical WordPress installation. You do not need additional licensing in order to use the plugins below with your theme.
Once the required plugins are installed and activated, please click on the "Continue with theme setup button" below the plugins' list.
Recommended plugins: Please note that the theme doesn't depend on the plugins in this list to function properly. Nor does the demo content importer. Install them only if you are going to use them, otherwise, they may impact the performance of the site or put an unnecessary burden on your hosting.
Next, click the "Continue with theme setup" button:
Next step of the Vamtam Theme Setup allows you to import all dummy content or only some parts of the demo site - simply click on the buttons: Dummy Content Import, Ninja Forms, Widget Import (the button will be active once the Content Import is done), Slider Revolution Samples, Booked.
You are advised to use this importer only on new WordPress sites. Jetpack must be installed and active.
You'll see the "Imported" text as soon as the importer is done.
Images will be downloaded in the background after the main import is complete. Depending on your server, this may take several minutes.
In the meantime, you may notice that some images are not visible.
In case you have any queries outside of the scope of the help materials and the video guides, don't hesitate to submit a ticket on our secure help desk: https://support.vamtam.com/support/login