[Solved] Fix WordPress Error The Theme Is Missing The Style.css Stylesheet
Now a days almost people wants well managed theme will awesome theme documentation . But after purchasing themes from themeforest and other website people try to upload their themes directly to their WordPress website . They forgot to unzip the theme folder because themeforest and other website designer add documentation , theme and licence in one folder when you try to upload the file you might end up with The Theme Is Missing The style.css Stylesheet error .
Why we need style.css stylesheet ?
css is used to add designs to your WordPress website . can you imagine a website without design? . No, without css your website will only a pieces of text and in WordPress we used external stylesheet to load our website design which helps your website to load faster thats why why WordPress is more preferred for blogging .
” This package could not be installed “. The theme is missing the style.css stylesheet This is a common error when you try to install a WordPress themes .The reason behind this may be because you uploaded the theme directly to WordPress website
- Now whatever theme you have no issue you just need to unzip that theme it will be like theme.zip or wordpresstheme.zip
- When you unzip the theme inside that you may find 5-6 folder related to theme that may be licence.txt documentation.txt or child-theme folder you need to check the file with similar name of your theme . that is the one you need to choose.
- Click on that folder which have same name similar to theme and you will find so many file like function.php, header.php and footer.php etc.
- You need to zip that folder which contains function.php, header.php , style.css and footer.php etc.
Now your theme is ready to upload and your problem will be solved which says the theme is missing the style.css stylesheet WordPress