How To Fix ‘The package could not be installed’ While Installing Elementor

You are receiving this error message because you are trying to install Elementor as a theme whereas it is a plugin.

You have to install it via “plugins” and not via “Appearance > theme” on your WordPress Dashboard:


Installing Elementor Pro

Please note also that you have to install Elementor free as well so that Elementor Pro can work given that the latter is an extension of the former.

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