The Garfunkel WordPress Theme is Pinterest-style theme by Anders Norén – the same Stockholm designer that made the extremely popular Baskerville theme. The card-based layout is clean, and well thought-out. Posts and pages have great typographic hierarchy and spacing, making it easy to read on every screen size. Pros Masonry cards are nice, clean way to lay out […]
The Baskerville WordPress theme is a popular masonry based theme from Stockholm-based designer Anders Norén. It cleverly bills itself as “the WordPress for hoarders”, providing custom styling for all nine post types and tightly packing them into a clean, distinct layout. Pros Masonry layout gives you the “Pinterest style” layout, cramming in tons of content into a […]
There’s a lot of free themes out there with tons of bells and whistles, but sometimes you’re just looking for a simple theme that doesn’t have any frills. No CSS animations, or slow loading image galleries – just a quick and easy way to show off your content. So lucky you, we decided to scour the theme repos […]
The Yuuta WordPress theme bills itself as a visual diary – a place where you can write about whatever you want. To do that, Berlin-based designer Felix Dorner provided customized styling of all WordPress post formats, gently reminding you that WordPress supports every type of digital rant you can spit at it. Pros Custom styling for each post type. […]
The Independent Publisher WordPress theme is more than a little inspired by Medium‘s original layout – in a good way. Taking a content first approach, there’s few other bells and whistles to distract you from the well planned typography. Pros Large header image, with a perfectly responsive layout. Excellent attention to typography and spacing. Open source! Fork […]
The Floki WordPress theme is simple, well written, and easy to configure. While it lacks a lot of the bells and whistles you find in some of the other themes, there’s something to be said about ease of use. Pros Post slider works without a lot of fuss. Header, footer, and sidebar options can be […]
The Casper WordPress theme is a port Ghost’s default theme. The clean and simple look of Ghost, combined with the power of WordPress.
The Ample WordPress theme from ThemeGrill is a popular “multi-purpose” theme with a portfolio so you can show off your work.
The Dyad WordPress theme is Automattic‘s 87th free theme at WordPress.com, needless to say they’ve learned a thing or two about making and releasing themes. The theme target’s photographers and demos with a food blog, but would work well for any photo heavy blog. Pros Posts are split-page on desktop, which is a great balance between […]
The Harmonic WordPress theme is the 101st most popular theme on WordPress.com, an accomplishement which is no easy feat considering the number of themes available. The large header image, built-in support for JetPack portfolio, and custom gallery template make it a great choice for creative blogs. Pros Large featured images, and a built-in portfolio are great […]