How To Install The Astra Theme To WordPress

In my post, I show you how to install the Astra WordPress theme step by step.

Astra is a fast theme. Fast themes are essential for your website. Your visitors won’t wait for your site to load.


Let us start.

Install The Astra Theme

There are two ways to install the Astra theme.

You can install Astra directly from your WordPress theme library or upload an installation file.

Install Astra From The WordPress Theme Library

Hover your mouse over Appearance and select Themes.

Select themes

Next, select Add New.

Add new

In the Search Themes box, type Astra.

Search for Astra

After a short wait, the Astra theme appears.

Astra theme

Hover your mouse over the theme and select Install.

Select install

Once installed, you can activate the theme for your website.

The Live Preview link allows you to customize Astra before activating.


Upload Astra Theme Installation Files To WordPress

Go to www.wpastra.com (*Paid link) and select the Download Now link.

Astra homepage

Below the comparison table is a download link for the free Astra WordPress theme.

Download free Astra

To get the installation files, you must give your name and email address to subscribe to newsletters.

You can unsubscribe from this list at any time.


You get the installation files after clicking Subscribe & Download.

Download starts

Once complete, you can upload the file to WordPress.

Return to your WordPress admin dashboard.

Hover your mouse over Appearance and select Themes from the menu.

Select themes

Next, select Add New.

Add new

Then, Upload Theme.

Upload theme

To start, click on the Choose File link.

Choose file

Select the installation file on your computer and click Open.

Astra file

Next, click Install Now.

Install now

After a short wait, you receive an installation complete confirmation message.

Installation complete

After installation, you have three options.

Click Live Preview to customize Astra before activating.

Select Activate to activate Astra on your site.

Choose Go To Theme Page to return to your installed themes list.

Astra installed

You have Astra installed on your WordPress blog.

The next step is to start customizing. Visit my How To Customize The Astra WordPress Theme post to learn more.

How To Install The Astra Theme On WordPress Video Tutorial


The Astra theme is light and fast. A fast WordPress theme is essential for your website.

Slow WordPress themes create a poor user experience for your visitors.

Astra is easy to customize.

You can install Astra direct from the WordPress theme library or upload installation themes.

Download Astra’s installation files from Astra.com (*Paid Link).


I hope you found my article informative. If you have questions, please leave them below.

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