In this article of “How to install Visual Composer properly” I going to bring every steps that are required why a beginner try to install visual composer. So, keep reading till the end if you are installing it for firs time.
What is Visual Composer?
Visual Composer is a WordPress plugin that allows you to drag and drop elements to build and edit your WordPress site. You can easily add new text blocks, buttons, images, etc. Simply drag the element to the page and then adjust the properties to your liking.
How do I install Visual Composer?
Visual Composer is available for installation from your WordPress back-end.
Open your WordPress dashboard. Click the Plugins in the menu to the left and open the Add New.
On the next page search Visual Composer click Install and then Activate.
On the next screen, click the Unlock Visual Composer Hub Button as shown below.
Or, you can click the Go Premium button from the left menu of your WordPress installation.
After this, you will be redirected to Get Access to the Visual Composer Hub page. Where you need click Activate Premium button.
On the next page, you need to put the license key that you have purchased from visualcomposer.com. If you don’t have any premium license yet then you may like this exclusive coupon for wpcrons users that will give you a 20% instant discount.
Next, it will download all the premium components for itself as shown below.
Bingo, You can now use the Visual Composer to edit pages on your WordPress website.
The issue that may arise while activating Visual Composer?
The only issue we face when we try to install Visual Composer is the SSL mixed content error. The plugin will not activate if your WordPress has any mixed content. If you face such problem then you can contact your hosting provider or try to install another plugin called Really Simple SSL.