Saturday, February 20, 2016

How to install plugins for Classipress 3.5.1 Theme on Bitnami server

Unlike theme installation the wordpress plugins requires it to be uploaded to the server first via ftp programs before in can be installed or activated. This installation is for Bitnami server so you have to login to the ftp using file. Follow the steps below

1. Unzip the plugins to a folder

2. Open the FileZila ftp programs (How to access bitnami server using FileZilla)

3. Once the FileZilla have accessed to the server look for plugins directory in this case /opt/bitnami/apps/wordpress/htdocs/wp-content/plugins

4. Drag the unzip plugins (folder) to the the bitnami wordpress plugins directory





How to apply the plugins


1. Login to the wordpress admin page

2. Go to MySite>>Plugins

3. Search for the uploaded plugins and activate it