In this tutorial, we will show you how to install theme step by step. We will take Ves Oshop ( one of our themes) as an example. For other themes, you can do the same way.
Step1: Decompress the theme package (ex: ves_oshop_full.zip) into your PC.
Then upload and decompress the file “Theme Files/magento 2.1.0/theme_files.zip” into webroot folder (which you setup magento 2 before):
Step2: Upload the file [theme_name]_media.zip (ex: lofstyle_media.zip) in to webroot and decompress it. The file stored sample images of the theme.
Step3: Go to your site ( It will require you run command code to setup upgrade )
Step4: You should run there command codes in terminal (SSH)
php bin/magento setup:upgrade --keep-generated php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
Step5: Go to admin > Ves Setup > Import > Choose profile “Ves_Oshop_FULL.json” then click on install configuration button
Step6: Choose default theme
>> Go to admin > Stores > Configuration > General > Design > Choose design theme “Venustheme – Loftstyle”
>> Go to admin > Content > > Configuration > General > Design > Choose design theme “Venustheme – Loftstyle”
Step7: Config default homepage layout
>> Go to admin > Content > Configuration > General > Web > Default Pages > Choose default cms homepage