Roots WordPress Starter Theme Install Guide

Installation notes for the Roots WordPress Starter Theme from

These instructions assumes you are have git and sudo command privileges.


sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install npm

sudo ln -s /usr/bin/nodejs /usr/bin/node

sudo npm install -g grunt-cli

sudo npm install -g bower

Now cd to your themes directory which should look something like this…

cd /var/www/html/wp-content/themes

git clone

Change the theme folder name (optional).

cd roots

npm install