How to Setup New WordPress Website with Avada Theme

1. Login to your Web Hosting Account.

go to cPanel

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2. Find the Nameservers for your account. inMotion Hosting provides this information in the section named “Account Technical Details”.

Setup Cloudflare

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3. Login to your Domain Registrar (ex. Dotster, GoDaddy, etc.)

Update nameservers

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4. Select “Domain Central”

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5. Find the domain and update Nameservers

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4. Go back to your web hosting account and login to cPanel

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5. Select “AddOn Domain”

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6. Enter New Domain

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7. Return to cPanel Home. Then go to your Scripts section and select WordPress

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8. Install WordPress

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9. Upload the theme via FTP

Connect via FTP

  • Open your favorite FTP program.
  • If you have not entered your FTP Login information, follow these steps. Otherwise, skip this step
    • Enter your FTP Hostname, FTP Username and Connection Type.

Upload via FTP

  • Once youre logged in via FTP, navigate to the Themes folder for your new WordPress website:
    1. You should be connected to the root folder of your website.
    2. Open the folder named: wp-content
    3. Then, open the folder named themes themes.
    4. Then, upload the Avada folder to the themes folder.

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10. Login to your WordPress Admin

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12. Go to the Themes section

  • Appearance >> Themes
  • Hover over the Avada theme, and select Activate.

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13. Install required plugins for Avada

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That’s it! Now you can begin working on your new Avada theme, WordPress Website!