WordPress Elementor Astra basic tutorial

By the use of elemetor and astra theme we can make very stylish wordpress site. Please follow below instruction to install and work with elementor and astra.


First we have to install wordpress in our domain. I Am using virtualmin control panel to manage my server. In virtual min we can install wordpress in single click from the install script option. After the installation, we can do the preliminary setup for the site by the link provide.

Installing elementor

After completing the wordpress installation we can login into wordpress using the username and password we created during the installation. The login link will be domain name/wp-admin.

After log in from the dashboard, go for the plugin option and click on add new plugin.  Then search for the elements in side the plugin option. you can see that the elementor page builder  plugin. And click on install and the activate. your element is ready.

Installing astra theme

The astra is the stylish theme. But in order to run astra we need elementor. That is the reason we install elementor previously. To install astra theme we have to go appearance then theme.  Click on add new. then search for astra. Then install and activate astra. Now everything is finish to work with elementor and astra.

creating new pages

For creating new pages just go to page option from the dashboard. In the new installation we can see two default page , sample and privacy page. By placing the cursor over the page name edit delete and other option will pop up and we can use that if needed. We can also use bulk action option after selecting multiple pages.

To create a new page just click on add new and give the page title and click to publish an select the public option. So that the page will saved and publish. And now, again we can go to the pages option and click on the page title and use edit with elementor . So that we can start to build the page with elementor. In order to exit the elementor, just click on the menu bar on the left top corner and we can see exit elementor.

Creating the ready made site from template

In astra we have option to create readymade site from template. In order to do this we have to go to appearance and asta option.  In astra option page we can see the install starter site card. in the bottom of the card we can see the install importer plugin. install it and activate.

After installing the plugin, under the appearance, Astra option we can see the starter site option. from the starter ste we can get lot of free template. We can also get ecommerce site also.

After installing ecommerce site we can see the woocommerce menu in the dashboard. Through this we can setup the payment option. There is also the product option available. through this we can add or edit our product.

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