Showcasing your work beautifully and effectively is an essential part of being a freelancer. This collection of themes is perfectly suited to creatives, whether you're a writer, photographer, or artist. Best of all, they're free!
Twenty Fifteen is a gorgeous theme, but let's face it, there's always room for improvement! So in today's post we show you how to update the theme with default customizations, plugins and our own custom coded solutions.
There are a huge number of WordPress themes available in the official repository, with about 30% of them responsive. But just because a theme is responsive doesn’t necessarily mean it will work for you. We put the responsiveness of the 10 most popular free themes to the test.
We spend a lot of time improving our websites, optimizing them for speed and creating quality content, but not enough attention is placed on site accessibility. Have you ever wondered how easy it is for people with disabilities to access your site and then navigate around it?
There are tons of free themes in the WordPress Theme Repository, but searching for the perfect one can be a hit or miss experience. This collection of fabulous themes features are clean, lightweight designs, all with a minimal file size.
Video can play a special part in evoking emotion and brand awareness for your business, work and WordPress site. Sadly, most themes don’t allow you to feature videos prominently.
That’s where these themes come in. They place your videos, films and candid vlogs up front and center – surrounded by a sumptuous design, too!
With this diverse list, you’re sure to find a perfect theme for personal or even professional use. They’re responsive for easy viewing across all devices, have clean and simple theme options to cut down on overwhelm, and best of all – they’re free!
The WordPress Themes Repository is chock-full of all kinds of themes, but sorting through them can be a time-consuming task.
Fortunately, we’ve done all the hard work for you.
This round-up of some of the newest, free themes includes options that are lightweight enough to ensure your site runs quickly, while also minimal with features. After all, added extra functionality using plugins is WordPress best practice.
Sometimes it just easier to work with a theme that has loads of custom options for making a website look exactly how you want it, especially if you have clients who aren’t tech-savvy.
It’s just as important to have many styling options as it is to have the option of viewing your site from any device. That’s where these themes come in.
The themes below have tons of theme customizations (sometimes even hundreds!), and they are fully responsive, too. You won’t have to worry about messy looking settings pages either. If these themes had artificial intelligence, they wouldn’t even know the meaning of “messy.”
Whether you’re just getting started with WordPress or you’re looking to try something new, setting up your site with a new theme can make all the difference.
And while the very best themes come from premium developers, you might not always want to shell out the bucks to try one on for size.
There are plenty of really great free themes available in the WordPress directory, don’t get me wrong. But it’s undoubtedly a mixed bag and unless you know what you’re looking for, you could wind up with a subpar theme at best.
The WordPress Theme Customization API was released with WordPress 3.4, back in 2012. It promised developers a standardized way of adding rich options themes, and users a way of tweaking their website in a, well, user-friendly fashion.
For users, the front-end theme customizer allows you to quickly change the look of your site, and even get a live preview.
The success of this project is debatable but it is being improved upon and is gaining traction. It has been built on a solid foundation and there is no reason not to get started with it.