Installing Rockbase

Rockbase can be installed like any other theme that you have downloaded!


Before installing Rockbase, let’s make sure we are ready.

1. A WordPress Install: You will need a website with WordPress installed. If you need to get WordPress up and running, you can review the documentation from

2. Basic WordPress knowledge: You should know your way around the WordPress dashboard. The majority of Rockbase is leveraging WordPress core functionality, so having a base level of knowledge will only help.

3. Latest Version of WordPress: Rockbase is made to run on the latest and greatest version of WordPress. So before installing, make sure you are on the latest version. You can find the latest version of WordPress here.

4. The Latest Version of Rockbase: You will need the zip file from your Rockbase Dashboard. If you still need to download the theme file you can click here and login to your dashboard. Keep the file in Zip format!

If you meet all of these requirements, then you are ready to go!

Installing Rockbase In Your Dashboard

  1. Log in to your WordPress dashboard.
  2. Go to Appearance > Themes.
  3. Click on the Add New button.
  4. Click on the Upload Theme button.
  5. Select the Rockbase zip file from your computer.
  6. Click on the Install Now button.
  7. Click on the Activate button.

Your Rockbase theme is now installed and activated!

Uploading Via FTP

If you prefer to install the theme via FTP, extract the Rockbase theme zip file on your computer first. This is a more advanced method and does not offer any advantages compared to using the WordPress dashboard

  1. Connect to your server using an FTP client.
  2. Upload the extracted Rockbase theme folder to the /wp-content/themes/ directory on your server.
  3. Once uploaded, go to your WordPress dashboard.
  4. Navigate to Appearance > Themes, and you should see Rockbase listed.
  5. Click Activate to make Rockbase your active theme.

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