How to use my own texture pack on minecraft?

I have just created my own texture pack, and I have done everything people have been saying to do: 1. edit the png files 2. put them in a folder 3. right click and send to compressed folder, to make it a zip file. I do all this but when I place it in my minecraft game none of the stuff shows up, its all the... show more I have just created my own texture pack, and I have done everything people have been saying to do:

1. edit the png files
2. put them in a folder
3. right click and send to compressed folder, to make it a zip file.

I do all this but when I place it in my minecraft game none of the stuff shows up, its all the defult textures.
Can someone tell me what I am doing wrong?
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