Welcome To Mist

Best Multipurpose Wordpress Theme

Theme Documentation - Installation

Wordpress Installation

If you already installed the wordpress, you must check your wp installation. Choose random prefix, for example [random_demo] for your tables to avoid over-writing any existing database tables and also for the security purpose. Also while creating Username and Password, avoid the username and password as admin and admin. Set the username and password randomly. If you are freshly installing the wordpress follow the above steps.

Theme Installation

When you download the theme from Themeforest, you will get an archive file in .zip extension. You need to unzip that archive file. The mist.zip file is the Installable WordPress Theme and what you need to use to get the theme installed. Please see the following steps that how to install Mist.

  • Login to your WordPress Dashboard.
  • Navigate to Appearance > Themes. Click Add new button, located at the top of the screen or Add new theme
  • Click on Upload Theme button at the top of the screen.
  • Choose mist.zip.
  • Active the theme after it is completely uploaded. To active Go to Appearance > Themes and activate the installed theme.
  • After activating the theme a notice should appear on the top of the screen, click on begin installing plugin and install the Plugins given in this theme.

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FTP Installation

If you are going to install the theme using FTP, you will need an FTP Client, such as FileZilla. After unzip the mist.zip file, you should see Mist Folder and follow the steps below to install the theme via FTP:

  • Log into your hosting space via an FTP software.[such as FileZilla.]
  • Unzip the mist.zip file and find Mist theme folder.
  • Upload the Mist folder to your server in path .../wp-content/themes/.
  • The uploaded path should be like this: .../wp-content/themes/mist/
  • Activate the newly installed theme by going to Appearance > Themes and clicking the Activate button.
  • Once you activate Mist, you will then see a notification message to install and activate the plugins
  • In the notification message, click the Begin installing plugins to install the Plugins given in this theme.
  • Following are the plugins we recommended for Mist.
  • Currently Zozothemes Core and Visual Composer are required plugins that is needed to use in Mist.
  • You can activate, deactivate or update the plugins from this tab.
  • Then hit the Install button on each plugin to start installing them.
  • After you’ve installed them, an Activate button will appear which you can click to start activating them.

Plugin Installation

Mist includes 4 plugins that will need to be installed and activated: Revolution Slider, Visual Composer, Zozothemes Core, Ultimate VC addons. Only the Zozothemes Core plugin is required one to work for our theme features like shortcodes and shortcode generators. Revolution Slider is recommended plugins. Visual Composer and Zozothemes Core are required plugins. When you install Mist, you will get a notification message in your WordPress admin telling you of the required and recommended plugins.