WordPress Genesis Framework Installation & Setup Guide

Hi folk, In today tutorial, I will explain the easy and simple steps to WordPress Genesis Framework Installation & Setup Guide process on your WordPress website.

I am using and developing the WordPress themes since 2012. After developed countless WordPress themes from scratch as well customize some PRO themes, I learned one thing that is choosing a robust framework can make your life very easier than choosing other themes.


The Genesis Framework empowers you to design beautiful and incredible websites with WordPress very quickly and easily. Genesis provide the better secure and search-engine-optimized foundation for your WordPress website. In this tutorial, you will learn the easy steps to installation & setup of Genesis Framework with your WordPress.

How to install Genesis Framework

Let’s start installing the Genesis Framework with your WordPress websites. First login to your WordPress dashboard and navigate to the Appearance => Themes and click Upload Theme option. Select the Genesis Framework zip file from your computer and click on Install Now button.

Add Themes Genesis Framework — WordPress

After the theme installed successfully click on the Activate option to enable the Genesis Framework features in your WordPress website.

Activate Genesis Framework — WordPress

How to install genesis child theme

After installing the Genesis theme, I strongly recommend you run a Genesis child theme with it. Genesis child theme 100% free theme you can download from https://www.studiopress.com/genesis-always-use-child-theme/ and use it.

How to setup Genesis Framework

Now navigate to the Dashboard => Genesis menu to setup the Genesis theme as per your requirements. You can also setup the basic SEO from the panel.

Genesis Theme Settings WordPress

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Prem Tiwari

An engineer by profession and a passionate blogger by heart. Founder of FreeWebMentor.com (A Programming blog for beginners), Tech Speaker at various forums. A part from this he is an open source enthusiast, WordPress Lover, Blogger, SEO, and Growth Strategic.

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