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

CONTENT Before Update Download Theme FTP Update Wp-admin Update Envato Market Plugins Update 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 […]

FAQ: What do after theme installation

CONTENT Import Demo Change menu Setup Map Edit Colors Add Demo Content We recommend adding demo content to get you started with the theme options. Install the One Demo Import plugin from header notice (you can find the notice again from Appearance – Install the plugin in case you dismiss the notice by mistake) After the […]

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 […]

Install / activate Child Theme

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 theme. […]

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 […]