Installation & Activation

Installation

Page Builder Framework

If you haven’t yet downloade Page Builder Framework, you can do that by clicking the “Download” button in the main menu. That will create an account for you and provice you with the download link for the theme & child-theme.

  1. Download the wpbf.zip and wpbf-child.zip folder from your purchase history.
  2. On your WordPress installation navigate to Appearance -> Themes
  3. Click on Add new -> Upload Theme and, the wpbf.zip folder and hit upload
  4. Do  the same for the wpbf-child.zip file if you plan to use a child-theme (highly recommended!)
  5. Activate your theme (or child  theme)

Alternatively, you can upload the unpacked zip folders via FTP to your themes folder of your WordPress installation.

Premium AddonPremium

Note: The Premium Addon is a plugin, not a theme!

  1. Download the wpbf-premium.zip folder from your purchase history.
  2. On your WordPress installation navigate to Plugins -> Add New
  3. Click on Upload Plugin, select the wpbf-premium.zip folder and hit upload
  4. Activate the Premium Addon

Alternatively, you can upload the unpacked zip folder via FTP to your plugins folder of your WordPress installation.

License key activation

Downloading the Page Builder Framework creates an account + license key to receive future updates. For the premium addon you will be provided with a seperate license keys. You can find both under your account area.

Page Builder Framework

To activate your license for the Page Builder Framework, navigate to Appearance -> License on your WordPress installation. Note that either the child theme or parent theme must be activated for the license page to show up.

Steps to activate your license:

  1. Navigate to Appearance -> License
  2. Enter the Page Builder Framework license key
  3. Hit save
  4. After the settings have been saved, click activate to validate/activate your license

Premium AddonPremium

After activating the Premium Addon plugin on your website, navigate to Appearance -> Premium License.

Steps to activate your license:

  1. Navigate to Appearance -> Premium License
  2. Enter the Page Builder Framework Premium Addon license key
  3. Hit save
  4. After the settings have been saved, click activate to validate/activate your license

My license key activation doesn’t work

If you keep having trouble activating your license, please follow these steps:

  1. Delete the license key
  2. Hit save
  3. follow the steps mentioned above

Note: as soon as the Page Builder Framework is available from the WordPress repository, we can get rid of the theme licensing. You will then receive automatic updates directly from the WordPress repository.