Smart Magazine - installation and setup

  • The WordPress Codex - the official WordPress manual containing lots of information and tutorials about working with WordPress.
  • WP101 Basics Training - the perfect beginning spot for those just getting started with WordPress. The video tutorials provided are very helpful to easily understand how WordPress works.

Upload via ftp:

Firstly, unzip the file to a directory on your computer. It contains a folder named “smart-magazine”. Upload this folder to your server via ftp to the   /themes/ directory on your WordPress installation. (wp-content > themes)


Upload via WordPress admin:

Go to your WordPress admin, and in the Appearance-panel, choose Add New Themes. Click Add new. Upload the file.

Installing WordPress


Go to the Appearance > Menus in the sidebar in order to load the Menu Editor page. From this page you can control anything related to your website menus.

Create a new menu

  1. Click the create a new menu link at the top of the page.
  2. Enter a name for your new menu in the Menu Name box.
  3. Click the Save Menu button.Menus ‹ Demo CreativePixel360 — WordPress
  4. Add pages, categories to the menu and select theme menu location and save menu.

Homepage setup is two steps process.

1: Add a page and assign ‘Homepage’ template.


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2: Add widgets to the Homepage widget areas.

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