After activating the theme, I’m unable to add widgets to my frontpage

Particularly when you migrate from another theme you might find that the previous theme settings are still reflected in the theme. One of the settings that might influence your ability to set up the theme is the front page settings.

To rectify this, you first need to Click the settings menu, and click to access the reading you need to ensure that in the line “front page displays”, your latest posts are selected.