There are two ways to install LinkPatrol – by uploading the .zip file you received directly from WordPress dashboard or by extracting the .zip file and uploading it using an FTP client.

Uploading the .zip file from WordPress dashboard

  • In your WordPress dashboard, go to Plugins > Add New > Upload
  • Click Choose File
  • Locate on your hard drive
  • Click Install Now
  • Click Activate Plugin to activate LinkPatrol

Uploading plugin using an FTP client

  • Extract the archive
  • With your FTP client, upload the unzipped plugin folder (linkpatrol) to the wp-content/plugins folder in your WordPress directory on your server
  • Go to Plugins screen and find LinkPatrol in the list
  • Click Activate to activate it