WHY DO YOU NEED TO INSTALL A NEW THEME IN MAGENTO 2?
Magento 2 provides with a basic default theme for all stores; therefore, once starting a new store, you must create and install a new exclusive theme to distinguish with your competitors.
In other cases, after a certain period of time, your current store becomes obsolete and boring in the eyes of the customers so that it raises an urgent need of changing and installing a new eye-catching Magento theme.
HOW TO INSTALL A NEW THEME IN MAGENTO 2?
There are just 2 simple steps to install a new theme in Magento 2. Let’s get started!
1st step: Install your new theme
Go the admin panel, navigate to Find Partners & Extensions.
(Admin Panel => CONTENT => Widget)
Then, click on the Visit Magento Marketplaces button under Magento Marketplace section to find your favorite theme. In the Magento Marketplace, they will give you a detailed instruction of how to install that theme on your server.
2nd step: Apply the newly installed theme
Go to the admin panel, navigate to STORES, click on the Configuration under the Settings section. (Admin panel => STORES => Configuration).
In the left panel, expand the GENERAL tab and choose Design. Next, expand the Themes section and select your new theme in the Design Theme field.
Finally, save all the configurations, go to your storefront and check the results.
We have shown you how to install and apply a new Magento 2 theme. If you have any problems when following this tutorial, be free to ask us by leaving a comment below. See you in the next tutorials!