Installing WordPress Theme via Godaddy FTP (4 posts)

  1. chimayodurango
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I am attempting to use a theme that I purchased through mojo-themes.com. My hosting is done through GoDaddy.com and I have gone through their FTP uploader and was able to successfully upload my theme. Everything looks fine. However, when I login to my wordpress dashboard and go to apperance and then themes the only one that it looks like I am able to use is the default Titan theme. HELP!!!

  2. Go Daddy
    Go Daddy Support
    Posted 4 years ago #


    Most common cause of this is when people upload the theme in a compressed format, such as .ZIP. If this is the case, you will need to extract the files that are contained in it and upload them again to /wp-content/themes/. Once that is done, you should be able to select it in your admin panel. Hope this helps.

  3. Mackabeees
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Couldn't you just upload the new theme from the upload option in wordpress? See video here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKgCCw7_Q4Y&feature=youtu.be @ 1:34 is when he explains this.

    I would like to know if this is the correct way to install the new premium theme as I would also like to purchase a mojo-theme and didn't want to use filezilla to transfer database files etc.

  4. Go Daddy
    Go Daddy Support
    Posted 3 years ago #


    We have an article that can help with how to install and activate your Premium WordPress Theme: http://go.me/Zi

    If you're using Go Daddy hosting, I'd recommend using our instructions, however, you could also use a third party tool to upload the ZIP file via FTP if you prefer.


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