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The newer method using your WordPress Admin panel:

  1. Download the ZIP package from WordPress and Unzip it.
  2. Within the unzipped folder you will see a folder named Nickel – this is the Theme itself.
  3. Zip it’s content into
  4. Log into your WordPress Dashboard and click on Appearance > Themes.
  5. Next click on Install Themes then click on Upload.
  6. Click Browse then locate the file named and click Install Now.
  7. After the theme has installed click on Activate Theme and you are all set! Nickel is now installed!
  8. If you prefer to manually upload the theme through FTP you can simply copy the Nickel folder from the downloaded ZIP package into your themes folder.