2.Installation & Basic Setup

Quick Setup

Instead of demo install you can use the Quick Setup added in the theme. All details can be seen in the video tutorial If after quick setup you import demo content, the settings will be overwritten by the settings from demo.     .    

INSTALL the theme & Included plugins

Server requirements Please check the list of server requirements before you start to install the theme https://help.wprentals.org/article/server-theme-requirements/ 1. Install the theme via the WordPress method Extract package downloaded from ThemeForest. Upload the zip downloaded in Appearance / Themes / Install Themes uploader Activate the theme 2. Install the theme via the FTP method: Download all files […]

UPDATE the theme & included plugins

As soon as a new update is available, you will receive a notification email from ThemeForest. Before updating Wp Rentals it’s wise to prepare everything carefully to prevent any loss of settings or customization you have made to your site. Below is our handy checklist we recommend you go through before attempting the theme update. Best practice […]

FAQ: What do after demo installation is completed

Add Demo Content This is the help to add demo content – http://help.wprentals.org/article/demo-setup-with-1-click-demo-import/ Change your menu with your own menu items Go to Admin – Appearance – Menus. More on the link below – http://help.wprentals.org/article/menu/   How to edit colors Go to Theme Options – Design – Custom Colors More in this link – http://help.wprentals.org/article/design-custom-colors/   How to […]

Demo Import

We recommend importing only 1 demo. If you need to add a 2nd one, reset the installation with a WordPress plugin – https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-database-reset/  and then do a new demo import. NOTE: some demo imported pages may not be able to be edited (during import WordPress breaks them). If you meet with this situation, please create […]

Mandatory: Google Maps API KEY

Google Maps API KEY If you see this error on the map: This page didn’t load Google Maps correctly. See the JavaScript console for technical details. To create an API KEY, starting June 2018, you must have your billing account set too. The use of Google Maps API is free and paid services are free […]

How to install / activate Child Theme

The Child Theme It’s recommended to install and activate also the Child Theme provided with Rentals theme pack if you plan to make your own code modifications. A child theme automatically inherits the parent theme’s features, styles, and templates. This allows you to make changes to your site using child themes without ever modifying the parent […]

If demo content import fails

Import process needs server to support full import.  Many shared hostings limit services such as: Your PHP memory, file upload size, and/or execution limits are set too low. And these have to be corrected by hosting on in your hosting account (if your hosting allows you to do that). Ideally these values should be: max_execution_time […]