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I just purchased http://themeforest.net/item/jphotolio-responsive-wedding-photography-wp-theme/2820793 and now what do I do?? I downloaded the files. Where is the template. How do I put my stuff into it? Isn’t there supposed to be some kind of file manager? I have been sitting here for hours trying to figure out what to do. Please somebody help me

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sevenspark
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Have you installed WordPress on your server? Once you do that, you can upload and install the theme, then manage your site through WordPress’ interface :)

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I just purchased http://themeforest.net/item/jphotolio-responsive-wedding-photography-wp-theme/2820793 and now what do I do?? I downloaded the files. Where is the template. How do I put my stuff into it? Isn’t there supposed to be some kind of file manager? I have been sitting here for hours trying to figure out what to do. Please somebody help me
Email me at Stormpill19@gmail.com :) And I’ll help you for Free :)
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charlie4282
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As Sevenspark says – install WordPress to your server first. Then if you look in the download you will find a documentation/help file and there you will find some instructions on the basics.

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apriormemory
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I talked to someone from wordpress and they said that I cant add a third party template. I am so lost

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charlie4282
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Ah you have a Wordpress.com site not self hosting. You need to have your own domain and hosting to use the Wordpress themes from here. We have some free time and could do it for you as a favour if you want. charlie4282@hotmail.com if you want any help or further explanation. Thanks

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sevenspark
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You’re referring to wordpress.com. If you want to use a custom theme, you need to set up a self-hosted installation on your own server based on the software available from WordPress.org

See WordPress.com and WordPress.org for a good reference :)

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Hi – I know this thread is old, but I can’t find the answer I’m looking for. I just bought the jphotolio theme. I unzipped the file and a new folder is on my desktop. When I go to my the backend of my wordpress site Appearance>Themes>Upload New Theme - And now I’m lost! What am I uploading? There’s a lot of stuff in that folder. I tried Style.css – but that didn’t work. Help?

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mistinm
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It’s my first time to buy a theme

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OriginalEXE
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YOu have to upload the whole .zip file you have downloaded.

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