In order to use Theme, you should employ WordPress 4.7 or higher, PHP 5.6 or greater, and MySQL 5 or greater on your server.
Below you can see a list of items you should ensure your host can comply with.
- Make sure that your web host has the minimum requirements to run WordPress and Themes;
- Always check to ensure they are running the latest version of WordPress;
- Download the latest release of WordPress from the official WordPress website;
- Create secure passwords for FTP and Databases anytime.
Minimum PHP requirements
Many issues you may encounter such as; white screen, demo content fails when importing, empty page content, theme not being saved and other similar issues are all related to low PHP configuration limits. Еhe solution to this problem is to increase the PHP limitы, what you can do on your own, or contact your hosting provider and ask them to increase those limits to a minimum of the following:
max_execution_time 600 memory_limit 128M post_max_size 64M upload_max_filesize 64M max_input_time 60
Besides, you should consider upgrading your PHP version to the latest version, the newer the better.
Updating your PHP version
Generally, you can not update the PHP version by yourself and you need to communicate with your host about this. The upgrade process is an gentle process and should be something your host can do for you without impacting your website or charging you a fee.