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 theme installation

Add Demo Content We recommend adding demo content to get you started with the theme options. 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 to edit existing menu or add new menu for Mobile, web and footer. More on […]

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

!!! Starting November 29, Google maps will introduce new fees for Geocoding, and Places.  The $200 monthly credit will still cover these extra costs if your account doesn’t use more than included credit. The price plans can be found here. More details can be found here. Google Maps API KEY If you see this error on […]

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 […]