One of the easiest ways to fix the “The link you followed has expired” error is by moving to the theme folder on your local machine. 


  1. Install from on your machine
  2. Move the to your local Theme folder. In my case, it is the following path

My user > Site > YourwebsiteFolder > wp-content > themes 

  1. Unzip Divi folder
  2. Navigate to your theme.php on your localhost (Appearance > Themes.    (http://localhost:8888/YourWebsiteDirName/wp-admin/themes.php
  3.  Activate Divi theme in your WordPress
  4. Happy customizing your Divi theme