100 high quality free WordPress themes: 2010 Edition
Hard to believe a year has passed since our last collection of WordPress theme, but there you have it – the time has come again. Once a year we have the most useful and interesting WordPress themes that are collected over months and present them in a quick look nice. Collections 2007, 2008 and last year are still useful, but some of the items are obsolete or update now.
Looking back on these items the previous topic, you can clearly see how and why WordPress has quickly matured into the heart of the CMS today. With all the features and enhancements have been added with each new version of WordPress and its increasing popularity among the design community and development, quality free themes are apparent. The developers are constantly pushing the limits of WordPress, which today gives us exceptional collection item.
Today, there is a fresh collection of useful WordPress themes. Note that some topics are a little older, but are included because we have not offered last time. The raid continues where we left off last year, most of the items below were launched between June 2009 and August 2010. We have also divided the collection into the following categories: issues of the gallery and portfolio, themes for bloggers, e-Commerce WordPress themes, themes clean magazine style themes, at least the subjects of mobile pre-launch issues and finally, the issues “that pull WordPress there.”
Gallery And Portfolio Themes
Cumulus (Free version)
Cumulus is a very clean and calm portfolio theme. It contains a large block for featured projects and images and a nifty blog posts navigation in the sidebar.
The wordpress theme in the current minimalist style. Imbalance is a very user friendly, the issue of power jQuery looks great in any browser and operating system. Fits perfectly in your blog, online magazine or web sites of the portfolio. It is optimized for high loads, containing 3.0 Menu support WordPress, Twitter widget, jQuery-based gallery and support WP post Thumbnails.
Shaken and Stirred Theme (demo)
This theme is perfect for you if you are in need of a website gallery / portfolio or you just want a website with a unique grid pattern that not many websites have made the most of the time. “Shaken Grid” uses the jQuery plugin that Masonry “arranges items vertically and then horizontally according to a network.” The result is a design space, even less if you have different heights message.
The theme is designed in a 800px, 8 column grid layout that allows images to truly shine. The theme has a strong approach with a grid based typographic 22px, and a pile of Garamond font / Helvetica (Times / Arial for PC users) that is much easier to read.
Fotofolio Landscape (demo)
A nice dark WordPress theme with sidebar navigation and jQuery-powered lightbox for images. A good choice for photographers who want to feature their works in an online portfolio.
This theme contains a fluid grid-based layout, jQuery-based transitions and automatically resizing thumbnails. Also, you can choose between various page tamplates, and the theme has a widget-enabled area, too.
Mansion is a free WordPress theme photoblogger. It has a flexible grid of thumbnails for images width and photo journal entries. Mansion is perfect for those who want to show your photos and especially blogging occasionally.
PhotoView (the link is unavailable due to server problems with the author of the song) (demo)
PhotoView was designed for viewing photos and videos in a simple and clean. The theme has a built-in light box. In addition, a PSD file is included for easy customization.
SimpleFolio is an issue of the portfolio that includes a blog and a very broad options page that allows you to exclude all elements of the portfolio of the blog page. It also includes a slider on the homepage. It has two different flash and the comments thread, and also supports the comments page and has two different page templates for advanced use. The image control is done from the home page.
Smashing Multimedia (demo)
This topic has been specially designed for podcasters, photographers and users, who can now easily integrate videos and images, sort them and display them on your own blog based on WordPress. It has a theme and a theme son easily customizable. This WordPress theme comes with layered PSD files, a directory of visual aid is fully translated and ready to translate it into your target language.
Fullscreen Photo and Multimedia (demo)
Full Screen is a free one column of photography and multimedia theme for WordPress that can be used for portfolios, photoblogs, videoblogs, and practically anything else you want your content to be front and center. It offers visual artists a unique way to present his latest work online with a minimal side-scrolling home page.
Portfolio WPESP Theme (live demo)
Portfolio – WPESP Theme is a “minimalist” Theme based on the idea of portfolio created by DAILYWP. The Theme is a starting point in the creation of portfolios, using WordPress as CMS.
Selecta (demo, WordPress 3.0 + compatible)
Selecta and shoulders rounded bold, modern colors to make a fresh theme that best suits the blogs where the video will be the main focus. Frames larger than normal around the thumbnails and videos bring to mind the retro-cool of Polaroid photographs and old home movies.
BlueBubble WordPress Theme (demo)
The theme is clean and simple, has a theme options page, using the image after the plug-in miniature has two sidebars flash-ready and use the contact form jQuery / PHP based with easy customization. Requires WordPress 2.9 +.
WordPress Themes For Bloggers
Lap of Luxury (demo)
This topic uses the gold logo, black and white and are used as main colors. The 2-col theme contains a sidebar on the right which allows a large square ad on the top, and the division into two columns below. Comes fully widgetized. A special feature of this issue is changing its logo.
This theme has a simple design based on niche anime or game. Topic will be suitable for these niche blogs. Topic has features like the rear section of time after the thumbnails, banners, adsense, twitter, etc. Topic players use custom fonts for various titles. It has an intuitive option topic page to configure the theme.
Koi Theme (demo)
Koi is a simplified version of the theme of N. Design Studio (2009 redesign). Main features: multi-level menus, social media buttons, thread and comments pages, and a widget sidebar and three footer widgets. This topic includes an option page to manage menus, favicon, the tracking code footer, and buttons of the media. Requires WordPress 2.9 +.
Well it’s a clean, minimalist sophistication, both in typography and structure. It uses a grid-based design has integrated the management of banner ads, sidebar widgetized and 7 different colors. Moreover, the issue is packed wth a. Po for the integration easy topic.
The theme is inspired Notes.app iPhone. This new venture is flash compatible with the comments thread, buttons social media and multi-level menus. Tested on WordPress 2.9 with Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Internet Explorer 7 +. CSS3 also includes some nice improvements, such as rounded corners and shadow.
E-Commerce WordPress Themes
Clean WordPress Themes
The Ideal Website
The ideal site is designed to fit the Golden Section Fibonacci – also known as the Divine Proportion. These measurements are said to be the most pleasing to the eye, and have been widely used for everything from judging the beauty of a face, for the design of banknotes.
Un.complicated Theme (demo)
Voidy is the perfect theme for your great blog. It is clean, clear and beautiful. Two minimalist theme with widgets cloumn all arranged in the right sidebar. Voidy was designed to make your content stand out and make everything out of your way.
Claro is the perfect theme for the great authors. It is clean, clear and beautiful. It is a minimalist theme with widgets cloumn all arranged at the bottom. Course was designed to make your content stand out and make everything out of your way.
The Erudite (demo)
A theme for writers who want readers, not visitors, traffic, click-throughs, CPMs or what-have-you. Carefully crafted typography and generous use of whitespace lets your writing shine. Version 2 includes a dark theme option.
The columnist WordPress theme is inspired by traditional newspaper design and structure of the network and the techniques they employ typography. It is supported by WordPress miniature widget support, CSS3 column structure, jQuery animations, custom fields for images and had more message area.
The theme of the structure (the link was removed because the price was changed after the publication of the article, demo)
The theme of the structure is a WordPress theme with a modern and minimalist. There are four themes that are included with the download topic structure, black theme, black theme, two column blogs and blog design a single column. The theme was created with a simple and clean aesthetic intention to adopt the style of content easily added to the site. The theme of the structure is also designed with customization in mind. That is, with a little work, the issue can be fully customized to fit your brand.
Minimal WordPress Themes
The goal with Manifest was to create a clean and streamlined theme that focused on the content and not the distractions. It utilizes a single column, 500 pixel wide layout. No sidebars. No widgets.
Mobile Themes For WordPress
iPhonsta WordPress theme (demo)
IPhonsta topic is made for the iPhone, but also looks good on other mobile phones and gadgets. iPhonsta wordpress theme is an easy way to increase visitor loyalty by offering a mobile version of its website.
WordPress Mobile Pack
The WordPress Mobile Pack includes: a selector for selecting mobile themes based on the type of visitor to your website, a selection of moving subjects, extra widgets, the adaptation of the device and a mobile administration panel allow users to edit the website or write messages while away from home.
WordPress Mobile Theme
This is a minimalist theme that can be used to target mobile users. The theme works with any mobile phone from any resolution. And with its light weight, but also drastically reduces load times.
Möbius is compatible with iPhone (and iPod Touch), Android, BlackBerry, Windows, Palm Pre and Symbian touchscreen mobile phones.
News Press Mobile
The issue of Media News is a simple and elegant solution for creating an iPhone-friendly news, blog or website text-centric WordPress. Complete with all the standard features of WordPress blog: search, log-in, categories, tags, files, photos and more.
Carrington Mobile smart phone is a theme compatible with advanced touch-screen browsers (iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, Pre) and is also backward compatible with older mobile devices.
Pre-Launch WordPress Themes
Themes That Take WordPress Beyond
P2 (Like Twitter in a Box)
P2 is a WordPress theme that transforms manners blog super blog with features such as online comments on the homepage, the right to be posting on the homepage, the online edition of the messages and comments real-time updates (to show new posts and comments without recharging), and more.
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GTD (private theme for teams to collaborate)
The topic of microformats hCard and vCard support MiniCard is compatible with a lot of social networks that can accommodate some articles of the portfolio (optional), and makes it much more, all from the theme page special configuration.
WordPress Theme Tools
Elastic Theme Editor
The elastic is a stunning visual theme editor for WordPress engine. It requires a completely new approach to the matter. To get an idea of what you can do, check out this video:
Divine(Convert PSD to WordPress)
Divina is a Photoshop plug-in that lets you assign functions to WordPress its main elements (eg, # footer, # header, etc.). The plug-in prepares all the files you need. After configuring the FTP, the tool loading the theme automatically on the server. Watch this video to fully understand how the Divine:
WordPress Debug Theme
The theme for WordPress allows you to debug from the beginning to see any possible problems you may have with your installation of WordPress. It’s simple, for now, just a couple of things but does them very effectively.
Starter And Blank WordPress Themes
Starkers HTML5 WordPress Theme Kit
Is a bare bones Starkers WordPress theme created to act as a starting point for the theme designer … free of all styles, layout elements, and non-semantic markup, Starkers is the perfect “blank slate” for their projects, since it is a striped new version of the ‘Default’ theme that comes with WordPress
WordPress Constructor is an issue that many-in-one. It contains 6 variations of the sidebar and three designs (and create new ones is easy). You can configure colors and fonts. The issue also has miniature (WordPress 2.9 +) and customization options in the navigation menu (WordPress 3.0 +).
Buddymatic Theme Framework
Buddymatic is a highly extensible theme framework for WordPress and WordPress MU blogs, including BuddyPress-enabled home and member blogs.
ET Starter Theme for WordPress
The topic starter ET lets you choose between one, two and three columns. Compatible with WP-PageNavi, Twitter Tools Contact Form 7 and plug-ins and also includes a built-in jQuery drop down menu.
WordPress Skeleton Theme
Feature-rich WordPress theme Skeleton has been developed to streamline and simplify the development of WordPress. One of his highlights out of the box features CSS support is for the iPhone and iPad (horizontal and vertical), just edit the files and iPad.css iPhone.css.
Blank is a topic with all the functionality of a typical theme of WordPress, but almost none of the styles. The idea is to use this as the base theme is much easier than using a style that’s it.