OceanWP is a multi-purpose theme
that makes it extremely easy to create websites with WordPress.
People are always asking ‘what theme is compatible with Elementor the page builder?’ and really most themes are. The theme part of the site is really just the header, footer and blog layout so what you do with your information pages is up to you.
So what you need is a clean and fast theme that is free. OceanWP is a great free theme for this reason. It comes with a heap of free demo layouts to get you started, you just modify the colours to suit and away you go.
OceanWP Free Demo Themes
How to use OceanWP
1. Download Ocean WP theme.
2. Installing the Theme
As with any other theme, you simply need to upload it to your site.
To do this, go to your WordPress dashboard, click Appearance > Themes, then click on the two buttons Add New and Upload Theme. After this, choose the theme zip file and click Install Now. It will then take a few moments to upload the file, after which you can activate and enjoy.
3. Installing Recommended Plugin
Once you have installed and activated OceanWP you will be prompted to install the recommended plugin Ocean Extra. Just click the link Begin installing plugin.
Next, check the box to select the plugin, select the bulk action of install from the drop down box and then click the button to Apply.
Installation and activation can take a couple minutes depending on your host. In the end, you should see a success confirmation message. Learn More
4. Importing Sample Data (Demo layout & content)
Ocean WP have created some demos to show you, what you can do with OceanWP and help you create your site quickly. There is a free 1-click installer, Ocean Demo Import, which will do everything for you easily. Learn More
5. Install Elementor
That’s it, now you’re ready to build your website!
New to WordPress?
If you don’t already have a website head over to my article on how to setup a brand new website from scratch.