Theme Installation

You can install the theme in two ways: through WordPress or via FTP. Please see the following sections for each method on how to install the IonMag Theme.

Install the theme via FTP

The IonMag WordPress Theme installable file is IonMag.zip To get started you will have to:

  • Download the IonMag files from HERE
  • On your local computer extract the IonMag.zip

Step by step: How to install via FTP

  • Step 1 – Log into your FTP client to access your host web server.
  • Step 2 – Browse to find the extracted IonMag.zip folder on your computer.
  • Step 3 – Upload the folder IonMag to wp-content/themes/ folder.
  • Step 4 – Activate the newly installed theme by going to Appearance > Themes and clicking the Activate button.
  • Step 5 – After you activate IonMag, you will see theme’s Welcome panel and a notification message to install the included plugins in the Plugins section of your Dashboard. The tagDiv Composer plugin is required.
  • Step 6 – Click on the Install Button and then Activate them.

Install the theme via WordPress admin

The IonMag WordPress Theme installable file is IonMag.zip.

  • Download the IonMag files from HERE
  • Locate the IonMag.zip file (this is the theme file you need to install)

Step by step: How to install via WordPress admin panel

  • Step 1 – Navigate to Appearance > Themes
  • Step 2 – Click Install Themes and click the Upload button.
  • Step 3 – Browse to find the IonMag.zip file on your computer and click Install Now
  • Step 4 – Activate the newly installed theme by going to Appearance > Themes and clicking the Activate button.
  • Step 5 – After you activate IonMag, you will see theme’s Welcome panel and a notification message to install the included plugins in the Plugins section of your Dashboard. The tagDiv Composer plugin is required.
  • Step 6 – Click on the Install Button and then Activate them.

Tested plugins

Our theme is regularly tested with the following plugins and we do our best to support them better.

  • WordPress SEO – SEO plugin
  • WP Super Cache – Caching plugin
  • Contact form 7 – Used to make contact forms
  • WooCommerce – eCommerce solution
  • bbPress – Forum plugin
  • BuddyPress – Social network plugin
  • Font Awesome 4 Menus – Icon pack, supported in the theme menus
  • Wp User Avatar – Change users avatars
  • Jetpack – Plugin with lots of features (it may slow down your site)