WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems available and one of the most versatile altogether. It can be used for blogging, eCommerce, portfolio showcases, job boards, classifieds websites, web directories and more. Being so popular it has quite a huge community of supporters, including theme developers, making a lot of beautiful WordPress themes.
That is why it’s pretty hard to find a beautiful, elegant and professionally designed WordPress theme that could satisfy all your needs. In many cases and for best results you need to search for premium WordPress themes or to contact a professional developer, or why not, create one yourself, in order to truly stand-out from the crowd.
Below we have selected some of the best free and premium WordPress themes you can find on the market today. Hopefully you will find them useful. Enjoy!
Magazine WordPress Themes
Awake is one of the best modern, metro-styled beautiful WordPress themes that features a splash of color, a crisp and sleek design, and a dual column layout. With full optimizations for speed, SEO, readability, advertising and pageviews, Awake also brings all the usual MyThemeShop features.
The Gossip is an ultra-wide modern and fully responsive (try resizing your browser) WordPress theme that can be used for any type of website. The great thing with The Gossip is that it makes use of the space on wider screens, starting at 1440px all the way down to mobile devices. If you want your site to make an impact then look no further.
Vogue is a fashionable and elegant and beautiful WordPress theme that is focused on highlighting your content with a minimalist, clean design and tons of sleek features. Responsive, fully customizable and fully optimized, Vogue is pure class.
Made is a magazine-style robust WordPress theme build to keep users on your website. The theme comes with two different styles.
Woodie is a tri-column, flexible WordPress theme that is built to be multipurpose. Inspired by Apple typography and a beautiful woodgrain background, Woodie is built to help your website grow.
Atlantic News is a Responsive, Highly Customizable & Fully Widgetized Premium WordPress Theme and comes with a bundle of features. The flexible and widgetized layout lets you easily adapt the theme to your needs. You can display articles in many ways, with the feature slider or as featured categories.
Monopoly is a sleek, dark, dual-sidebar WordPress theme that is responsive, fully customizable and optimized. Perfect for blogs, online magazine sites, and news portals, Monopoly is the perfect choice for your site.
The main features of this beautiful WordPress theme are : drag-n-drop layout builder, 4 sliders, 9 modules, localization ready, optimized database structure and more.
Eris is a professional WordPress theme with clean, flexible and fully responsive design. It is ideal for the magazine, news and personal blog sites. The Eris theme is highly configurable, you can completely configure the homepage and posts using the very easy and powerful theme options. The theme is built with HTML5 and CSS3.
Glamour elevates minimalism with a splash of color. With a multiple column post display, clean design that includes a splash of color, and the ability to customize almost everything, Glamour is a great choice for bloggers who want flexibility, speed and elegant minimalism.
Report is a dual column, trendy news layout WordPress theme with crisp colors for the navigation and categories, a fluid responsive display so it works on all devices and browser sizes, and all the usual included MyThemeShop widgets, shortcodes and support.
A clean and sharp theme for news sites, magazines or blogs. Newsroom gives you many ways to show your posts. With a good structure and ultra responsive layout, the viewing and reading experience is superb on all types of devices. A ton of options gives you the ability to get the theme just as you want it with a few simple clicks.
Boxline is a clean, modern and elegant WordPress magazine theme. With a combination of subtle, soft grays, clean textures and some bright colors, your site will stand out. Plus, it includes everything you’ve come to expect from MyThemeShop, including premium support.
A feature-rich, professional media and magazine theme. Max Mag is fully-responsive and includes unlimited color schemes, a “sticky” menu bar, a slider on each category page, 5 different ad units, including a wallpaper ad, a drag-and-drop homepage, 14 custom widgets, secondary feature headlines, SEO friendly and so much more!
Minimalist is a clean, minimal theme for users who want their content to shine. With Minimalist, your content is highlighted through subtle accents in the design, without creating a distracting experience for the user. With a fluid grid, Minimalist is responsive and will adjust to any situation you use it for. Check out the demo and see the beauty of minimalism.
Sensational brings out the awesomeness of your blog to the fullest. It will transform your average looking Website into an absolute stunner. You can play with different Color Options and layout styles to make it a perfect fit for showcasing your content. Whether it’s the amazing hovering effects or awing transition slides, you will find everything you need, that too at an unbelievable price.
Blogging WordPress Themes
SoftPress is a clean and refined WordPress theme. With a wide, single column layout and a pretty little slider, you can display your posts in style. Including all the MyThemeShop optimizations and features, such as SEO, full responsiveness, a custom dashboard design and our custom options panel, SoftPress is a must-have theme in 2013.
Leatherbound is a unique, beautifully designed and blog-focused WordPress theme with some great features, including : Accordian Menus, Theme Settings Panel, 8 Custom Widgets, 3 Custom page templates, 3 Color Schemes and more.
Adorable is a flexible, multiple column WordPress theme. Featuring a grid layout, Adorable is responsive and handles all devices with ease. Adorable is fully customizable, flexible and is built to help your blog succeed.
Daily is a beautiful responsive WordPress blog & photo theme available in 3 different layouts Photo, Classic and Wide making it very versatile.
Minimalia is an amazing Responsive WordPress Theme and is a perfect combination of great features and elegant looks. As the name suggests, it is a Minimal theme, although beautiful to look at, but it does not take away the focus from content. Minimalia is a widget ready theme with lots of useful Admin Panel Features.
CrossRoad is a Responsive WordPress Theme, best suited for Magazines, News and Blogs.It comes with 18 awesome widgets and 22 widget areas and 4 post formats (image, audio, video & gallerie) and tons of theme options.
Grid / Portfolio WordPress Themes
Bulletin is a simple and elegant “Tumblog” style responsive WordPress theme perfect for many types of websites such as blogs, portfolios, photography, and personal use sites.
A beautiful WordPress theme with a grid style layout and many features, like included SEO management, front-end publishing feature, theme customization, integrated support for Video, Audio, Link, Quote and Status post formats and much more.
Show off galleries, quotes, links, video, audio, or good old standard posts. With three different home page templates, you’re sure to find a look to suit your blogging needs.
Retro Portfolio is a WordPress Retro-style theme. It consists on a one-page portfolio with a blog and a contact section featuring a ajax contact form.
Ecommerce WordPress Themes
Organic Shop (WooCommerce)
Organic Shop is an Ecommerce WordPress theme designed for online shops selling thrifty, organic, spa & beauty related products.
Maya Shop (WooCommerce)
MayaShop is a fresh WordPress theme that utilises the powerful JigoShop and Woo Commerce plugins to create a versatile WordPress powered shop, with unlimited layout options and unlimited skins. Make this theme your own.
Fully responsive WooCommerce ready WordPress theme with a widgetized homepage.
Kauri (WooCommerce and WP-Ecommerce)
Kauri is a dual E-Commerce WordPress theme, compatible both with WooCommerce and WP-Ecommerce. Responsive layout makes it adaptable to various screen sizes, from iPhones, smartphones and tablets to laptop and desktop computers. This theme will look great on any screen. The elegant design of Kauri Theme is customizable with plenty of design options and shortcodes. Choose between 4 skins and customize it with unlimited color options, Google fonts, custom backgrounds and 2 slider styles.
Shoppica WP is a guarantee for a professional online presence. The clean and modern look allows you to use the theme for every kind of online shop. In combination with the powerfull option to change the color of all elements, you will be given the possibility to make an unique e-commerce website that stands out of the crowd!
The Aventador is a complete, flexable and beautiful eCommerce WordPress theme. The specificly designed store pages will show off your products perfectly. The Theme is built on top of the fabulous jigoshop plugin. Packed with options, custom widgets and shortcodes, this theme will not disappoint. It also includes the PSD file.