How to install Tara theme

Instillation of Tara theme is very easy. Its the same method that you follow for installation of other Drupal 8 themes. This tutorial shows how to install Tara theme on a Drupal 8 website.

Methods to install Drupal 8 theme

There are two methods to install a new Drupal 8 theme. You can use either method to install Tara theme.

  • Using Drupal inbuilt uploader
    This is recommended method to install a Drupal 8 theme.
  • Manually using FTP
    Use this method only when Drupal uploader method is not working.

Installing Tara theme using inbuilt uploader


Step 1:

Login to your Drupal 8 website as administrator.

example.com/user

Step 2:

Navigate to:
Home >> Administration >> Appearance

example.com/admin/appearance

Or simply click Appearance link.
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Step 3

Click + Install new theme button.
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Step 4:

Visit Tara project page and copy download link of theme.
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Step 5

Paste the download link in the Install from a URL field. And click Install button.
Once completed, you should get a success message.
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Step 6

Go back to Appearance page. At bottom of the page you should now see tara theme listed.
Click Install and set as default link.
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Step 7

After installing theme, you can now customise theme from theme settings page.
Click Settings link of Tara theme. On this page you can do theme settings like manage homepage slider.
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