Setting Up WordPress

Log Into Your WordPress Account

The login page is usually

Enter you username and password and select save login info, if available.


Change Your Theme

WordPress will assign you a standard free theme, but we want to upgrade to Avada.



Add New Theme

Select: Add New Theme

Have your credit card information ready.


Buy Avada

Go to: ThemeForest

Select: Most Popular or search Avada

Select: Avada and continue to purchase and download single copy to your computer. Download can take up to 20 minutes.


Install Avada

When you’re done downloading Avada from ThemeForest, go back to your WordPress themes page and select New Theme.

Browse to your downloads folder on your computer and find

Select: Install Now.


Activate Avada

After 10 minutes or so, the theme will have installed in your WordPress page.

Select: Activate


Install Plugins

There are essential plugins that need to be installed before Avada will run properly.

Select: Go Manage Plugins


Register Avada

Before we install plugins, we need to register our copy of Avada.

Select: Dashboard Welcome


Register Avada How To

Scroll down to Register Your Product.

Select: How to


How To Generate A Token

Click on this Generate A Personal Token link.

IMPORTANT: You must be logged into the same Themeforest account that purchased Avada. If you are logged in already, look in the top menu bar to ensure it is the right account. If you are not logged in, you will be directed to login then directed back to the Create A Token Page.

Enter a name for your token, then check the boxes for:

• View Your Envato Account Username

• Download Your Purchased Items

• List Purchases You’ve Made

• Verify Purchases You’ve Made from the permissions needed section.

Check the box to agree to the terms and conditions, then click the Create Token button.

A new page will load with a token number in a box. Copy the token number then come back to this registration page and paste it into the field below and click the Submit button.

You will see a green check mark for success, or a failure message if something went wrong. If it failed, please make sure you followed the steps above correctly. You can also view our documentation post for various fallback methods.

Let’s move on to the next steps.

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