LuckyMarble / i3dthemes: Wordpress 'Theme' Tutorials
Section 1: Getting Started with Your Wordpress Theme
Exercise1-1: Before you begin and things to know
There are 3 types of installations available to you. Two of these options will include the installation of Wordpress onto your web server, the third option ( Wordpress Theme Only ) requires 'Wordpress' to be installed onto your server before installing and activating your 'Theme'.
The 'GOOD' news, is that most web hosts will install 'Wordpress' for you, or include a 'Wordpress' installation option or button in your web hosting control panel. You'll need to contact your web host to find out how to install 'Wordpress' onto your hosting plan.
You can install 'Wordpress' onto any web server meeting these guidelines.
The 'Famous 5-Minute Install' from Wordpress.org can be found right here. You may need to contact your web host for some help, at least with gathering the database details, but all in all, it's a nice installation guide.
The following three installation options are covered in detail.
"Pre-installed" - when you purchase your 'Theme' with hosting through LuckyMarble / i3dthemes
"WordPress Theme Only" - just the 'Theme' package
You'll want to make sure you have 'Wordpress 2.8 or higher' installed on your server. You can verify which version of Wordpress you have installed by clicking on the
No fear, no panic! If all this Wordpress stuff is just to much to take in right now, there are a couple of options.
To order the Premium Installation Service, click on the Contact Tab in your LuckyMarble Members page and send us your request.