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7.1.2 – Activate

To put your child theme into service you have to activate it. To do this log in to your WordPress dashboard then go to Appearance > Themes. There you will see screenshots of all the themes that have been installed. Use your cursor to hover over the theme screenshot for the theme you wish to activate and click the Activate link in the lower right.

Activate screenshot

Alternatively click on the screenshot itself to reveal the theme details and click the Activate link in the lower centre.

Activate

Remember, do not activate the Genesis parent theme. Only activate a child theme.

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