How to download and install Citadela

Installing Citadela from WordPress admin

Installing Citadela is super easy. You can install the theme directly from your WordPress admin. All you have to do is search for a theme called Citadela and click the Install button.

Direct theme download

Citadela theme is listed in the official WordPress themes directory. If you would like to download it in a ZIP file, please navigate to the following page:

Video tutorial

Detailed step-by-step guide

Navigate to Appearance > Themes in the main WordPress menu:

Click on Add New button:

In Search themes… type in “Citadela”:

Click the Install button:

Click on Activate button:

Click on Install Citadela Plugins button:

Click on Import Layout button:


Citadela plugins and layouts are downloaded in a ZIP file from our server. This can be blocked by some hosting providers, causing the plugin installation or layout import to fail. There can also be other blocking limits, such as maximum file size or execution time, that can also cause the error.

Every hosting error is stored on the server for troubleshooting. Please check the following documentation on Where to find PHP error logs.

Your hosting provider will be able to assist you by enabling the missing library or removing the limit. Please do not hesitate to contact your hosting support if you encounter issues with the plugin installation or Citadela Layout import. Please check the Citadela hosting requirements.

What more, PHP Warnings and Notices can be generated by WordPress plugins immediately after installation. Please refer to the following documentation on how to turn off PHP Warnings and Notices.