Getting StartedBack to Top

This document covers the installation, set up, and use of this theme, and provides answers and solutions to common problems. We encourage you to first read this document thoroughly if you are experiencing any difficulties before contacting our support team.


Thank you for purchasing Dine.
If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please feel free to submit a ticket here

WordPress Upload

To upload through your Dashboard, select “Appearance” and then “Themes”. Next, select the “Install Themes” tab at the top of the page and then select the “Upload” link, right above the search field. Choose your file and select “Install Now”. Once the theme is fully uploaded and installed, click “Activate” to activate the WordPress theme.

The theme files will be stored on your server in the wp-content/themes location.

When uploading your theme with the installer, please ensure you are uploading the theme .zip file, not the entire package you downloaded. In this case, you will be uploading

FTP Upload

To manually upload your new WordPress theme, login with your credentials to your website and locate the wp-content folder in your WordPress install files. Upload the un-zipped dine folder into the: wp-content/themes folder.

Once uploaded, activate the theme by heading to the “Themes” menu in the WordPress Dashboard. Locate the Dine theme and hit “Activate”.

Theme Support

If you have a problem with the theme or found a bug, please let us know via our official Help Center. We take pride in our customer support and we will do what we can to assist you. If you are experiencing a theme issue, please first turn off all third party plugins to see if the problem persists.

Theme SetupBack to Top

Before you start to build your new website, it is highly advised that you install the recommended plugins.

After you install and activate all the recommend plugins, new options will show up on your dashboard.

Import Demo

Customizer Options

Info Panel

Importing DemosBack to Top

If you want your website to look like the demo you that option under Appearance->Import Demo Data.
Choose your demo and click Import.
The data will download and you'll have all the pages, posts, and portfolio items as the demo.

CustomizerBack to Top

With the customizer you can change colors, fonts, navigation menus and edit the footer.

HomepageBack to Top

If you didn't import a demo, to create your website you need to add a new page and set that page as the homepage.
You can that option in the customizer under Homepage Settings

Google MapBack to Top

To add your google map just follow the instructions in this panel, that can be found under settings.

Retina SupportBack to Top

The Dine theme has retina support.
When you have, for example, a logo of 200 by 200 pixels called “Logo.png”, you will need to upload a second image of 400 by 400 pixels called “Logo@2x.png” in the exact same directory.