1. Extract the downloaded zip file. 2. Go to the apollo directory and you will see a tag directory go there and copy it's content. apollo-1.0.1 | |-- tag <--- copy the contents of this directory
3. Create a new project using maven. 4. Paste it in your project. somewhere in your file system | | -- your project <-- paste it here 5. Open it in your favorite IDE. (ex. Netbeans) 6. Download Sass and point your IDE there. (If not done yet.) 7. Follow this http://primefaces.org/apollo/docs.xhtml if needed. 8. Maven should not be able to see apollo-theme-1.0.1.jar, fix it and use Nexus or Artifactory. (Google is your friend)
This is only required if you want to make changes.
The sample maven project placed inside the tag folder of the distribution is a good start. If you have a working application already, then you need to follow the steps at docs. Let us know if you have any issues.