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In this world of hustle, one time investment and less maintenance is preferred by folks, similarly in the case of themes, people prefer to buy the themes once and receive regular updates about the same.
The Envato WordPress Toolkit offers the above benefits under one roof, that is, you can view your purchased ThemeForest themes and ensure that you receive updates or not.
Downloading Envato WordPress ToolKit
Since, the toolkit isn’t available in the WordPress Plugin Repository, you will have to download the plugin from Github. Click on the Clone or download button to start the download.
Next, click on Download ZIP as shown below:
Now login in to your WordPress dashboard and go to Plugins > Add New.
Click on the Upload Plugin button.
Next, you will have to choose the file we downloaded by clicking on the Choose File button.
Browse to the file that is relevant to us, i.e., envato-wordpress-toolkit-master. Click Install Now.
And here you go, the Envato WordPress ToolKit is successfully installed.
Establishing API Key
The next step is to establish an API key. Log in your Envato account under Themeforest and take the cursor on your Username (The one that appears beside Sign Out) and click on Settings.
After you enter your settings , there appears a dialog box in the left, scroll down to API Keys.
Thereby clicking on the API Key we get,
Add a suitable label to generate you API Key, we added Mstoic themes. Now click on the option Generate API Key,
And your API Key is generated.
Activating Envato WordPress Toolkit
After the API key is generated , Go to Plugins > Installed Plugins, scroll down to Envato WordPress Toolkit and click on Activate.
Once Envato WordPress Toolkit is Activated, it will automatically appear in the left sidebar.
When you click on Envato Toolkit, you will get a page where you need to fill in your details such as your Market Username (The one that appears beside the Sign Out option in your Envato account) and your Secret API Key.
When you put in and submit your details, you’ll be able to see the Themes tab coming along with the Settings tab at the top. Also, the Themes panel will show up only if you have purchased any theme, if not, you will be able to see only the Settings tab.
Moreover, whenever there turns out to be any update in the themes that you have purchased, you will be notified about the same.
It also gives you a platform to have your favorite themes aside and you can delete those which are not in use anymore.
Voila! Your Envato WordPress Toolkit has been installed and all the steps are completed. Enjoy hassle free theme updates of all your WordPress themes purchased from ThemeForest.