In my earlier post I have written about Answers WordPress theme which will help you to give a Yahoo answers type WordPress blog and by installing it on your sub directory or sub domain you will actually create a blog in Auto-pilot mode.
I have installed this WordPress theme on my CallingAllGeeks sub directory for tech & gadget related questions and I’m sharing complete tutorial on how you can install this theme and configure it.
In this scenario I will be installing WordPress on sub directory name help.
First thing you need to do is Download this theme and install a sub directory in your blog by using your cPanel.
Installing your sub directory:
If you are using Hostgator or any other hosting which offer cPanel, click on Fantastico then Select your domain and give a name to your sub directory and install WordPress normally.
Check this screenshot:
You can follow this tutorial on How to Install WordPress on hostgator. But only difference which you need to take care of is to Install in Directory part.
So once you have installed WordPress, go to wp-admin panel of your Help forum and install this theme. Watch this screen cast on how easy it is to install this theme:
Customizing Answers WordPress theme:
This theme comes with advanced control panel using this you can do minor customization or major customization.
Screenshot of option panel:
So pretty much in couple of minutes your blog will be live with a help/support forum which can be used to quickly make money for your blog via various method. Right now it’s live atand I’m working on it, so might take another day or two before it will be complete live with proper branding.
I would love to know your opinion about this theme and what other implementation you can think of?