If you`re asking me which is the easiest way to build a website, I`ll tell you WordPress. WordPress is known as the most powerful and advanced CMS platform among all and the themes are so easy to use. The hard work of developers made possible the implementation of advanced functionality like Options Panel, Shortcodes, custom Page Templates and even Localization for easy translation. Combining these features with beautiful design, the result is astonishing. Take a look at these wordpress themes below and get ready to be amazed!


Aggregates comes packed with tons of content and widget-ready areas, and manages to display everything in a clear and readable manner. We have also added some handy new widgets, as well as many new advertisement areas. If you have been searching for a feature-rich Magazine-style theme for your blog, then look no further!


Gridlocked is a grid-based, post-format supporting, layout-shuffling, minimalistic theme for creatives. It is both a classic portfolio for showcasing your work and a modern tumblr-style blogging system.

The Cotton

The Cotton is a Powerful Premium WordPress Theme designed in a minimalistic style. This theme provides all the main functionality you will need to present your products, work and yourself in an elegant and professional style. The Cotton theme is highly flexible, so customizing the theme or simply changing the color scheme is super simple and for the most parts you won’t need an image editor. The theme is best suited for any business, portfolio, photography and personal sites.


If you love photography or general creativeness and want new interesting ways to display your work then this really is the theme for you. If you are not that familiar with WordPress the video tutorials will guide you through how to create everything you need. The theme also has helpful hints throughout to let you know what everything does…


Brick + Mason is ideal for photographers and/or design studios. It utilizes infinite scrolling so users don’t have to leave to page to experience all your talent. This theme also uses the jQuery masonry plugin so the content will fit any browser size.


Gallerise WordPress Theme was created to make it easy to publish and promote your graphic design or development business, and has been tailored specifically for graphic design or development agencies or designer portfolios.


Eptonic – Beyond the Limits is a clean minimalistic theme that brings all the features that you are expecting from us like our other themes. It comes with a bunch of features to make your website incredible flexible so you can make every page unique if you want. All features are optional.


upScale is a modern business and portfolio Theme, built on one of the most flexible WordPress Themes on Themeforest. With the help of a dynamic Template Builder you can create stunning page layouts without any coding knowledge.


Chameleons are known for their ability to change the color of their skin. The patterns and color combinations you find in chameleons are almost endless, and our new theme is no different! Chameleon was created to be a simple and professional theme with loads of customization options that do not require web development experience to utilize.

Milky Way

Milky Way combines the beauty of a Translucent Design, with a well thought User Interface. Designed from the ground up to be Robust, Fully Featured, Sexy and easy to use.

8Cells WordPress Themes

8Cells is the WordPress theme for Portfolio, Creative built with latest WordPress features. Custom Post Type, Shortcodes, Extensive admin panel etc.

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Verse is the new generation of wordpress themes coming with shortcode generator, custom color picker, search engine optimization and amazing jquery effects.


The Create WordPress theme is a portfolio and store theme made for creative professionals. Photographers, graphic designers, illustrators and all creative types now have a place to not only blog, but also featured their work and sell it!


Sooji WordPress template has been created for photographers or any organization that focuses on images in their portfolio. Sooji comes with 2 color skins: light and dark. It also has a lot of other features like: Background Slider, Portfolio Carousel, Tabs, Toggle, etc.


Simble Premium WordPress Theme uses very bright colors to create an ultra-clean look, as the color-scheme contrasts the white background sharply. The use of clean typography, and faint monotone content areas lends itself to this clean design style. The combination of bold, clean colors and content areas really works for this design.


Catalyst Premium theme will give you plenty of features to build site with many of its portfolio and blog post styles. A powerful theme, tons of features, yet easy to customize.


Emma is a new modern Business or Portfolio theme for the latest version of WordPress. It has all the features you need and more! from changing colors in the theme options and uploading images(no need to type your image links) to column and style shortcodes.


Magnetic is another great wordpress theme which comes with exactly what you need…not too many shortcodes, enough sliders, pricing tables and full psd files for customizations.


“Sensitive” is a very striking theme and suitable for businesses and non-profit organizations that want to present their business, product or services in a totally different and creative way.


Triumph is a WordPress theme suitable for businesses, applications, and portfolios. It comes with ten color schemes to choose from as well as a filterable portfolio(s), and extensive documentation.


soulBop is a creative wordpress theme with dark style. SoulBop has Unlimited theme color. Included 6 layouts of portfolio and Filterable portfolio option. Moreover, 2-in-1 image hover link type(light-box and direct link) on thumbnail. soulBop also included many jQuery stuffs such nivoslider, jcarousel, dropdown menu, jquery comment form, etc.

Elegant Flickr

This elegant premium WordPress theme is a very flexible website template with Flickr API integration. It includes all the most wanted features for a WordPress theme, but offers also the option to become a professional photography/design portfolio thanks to the absolutely fantastic special pages and galleries that it includes.


Brisk is a professional premium WordPress theme with great design and lots of useful features.
It is using HTML5 and CSS3 as well as all the newest WordPress functions up to 3.1.2 WordPress version.


Athena is a powerfull business/corporate/portfolio & blog premium WordPress theme jam-packed with features.
Athena comes with 7 custom widgets, 6 color styles, 7 background patterns, sortable portfolio and featured slider custom post types, custom contact form, sitemap template, and much more.


Core is the Minimalist Photography, Portfolio, Personal website Template built with latest WordPress features. Custom Post Type and Image Uploader etc.


Callisto is a premium, modern WordPress theme with an emphasis on portfolio content. Designed from the ground up for ease of use, this theme comes with a comprehensive options panel and many shortcode GUI buttons added to the WordPress visual editor to make creating posts simpler and less time-consuming.


DocPress is a minimal yet powerful child theme for the Genesis Framework. It features modern and unique layouts on the homepage, portfolio page and blog. DocPress also takes advantage of WordPress 3.0 menus, automatically sized featured images and custom theme options.


With Archin the bar is raised even higher then anything did before. It’s almost at a point where you don’t need anymore plugins for adding your contact forms, events, portfolios, galleries, sliders or whatever. You name and Archin has it.


ECOBIZ is clean,elegant and modern corporate and business WordPress theme that can be switched as eco/green business and portfolio theme. There’s many page templates available,6 pre-defined skins, unlimited colors, 3 slideshow types, Portfolio and Product post type with categories filter, User friendly shortcodes and more. Please explore demo site or follow below features.


Blockbuster is a really simple theme with a lot of ambition. It was designed to give all the room to your content, no useless bling bling.


Ultra clean and flexible wordpress theme. It is incredibly easy to use. Modern and minimalist design with HTML5 .

WordPress Aid

WordPress Aid is ideal for charity organizations. It’s focused on raising funds for your charity and alerting visitors to important issues happening in the world.


Vetee Magazine is a clean and professional wordpress magazine theme. This theme is also good for business and corporate sites. Packed with some awesome features such as different color schemes and multiple sidebars. Plus a built-in Unbranded Theme Options Panel.


Bonsai is a clean minimalistic WordPress theme that doesn’t suffer from the feature bloat of other themes. The design is simple yet attractive and flexible. Perfect for businesses, individuals, portfolios or blogs.


Accent is the WordPress theme for Business, Portfolio, Corporate built with latest WordPress 3.1 features. Custom Post Type, Unlimited Colors, Extensive admin panel etc.


Echo is a clean and simple, but a very powerful and a highly customizable portfolio theme, aimed at anyone who needs a showcase. If you’re looking for a gorgeous portfolio theme, then you’ve just found it.
Echo comes with an excellent customer support and a bulletproof documentation file that discusses every aspect of the theme in details, ensuring you don’t face any difficulties in setting up the theme and maintaining it.


Peano is a creative WordPress theme perfectly suitable for portfolios and personal websites.


Viewfinder is a photography theme which provides the perfect showcase for your art. There are no gimmicks, nothing that will fall out out fashion, just a timeless design that focuses user’s attention on you and your talent – this is how it should be.


This theme will work well for any business type, doesn’t matter if you are creating a website for local restaurant, sport shop, or travel agency. Design is also suitable for your own personal, portfolio or photography website. Theme is SEO ready and will rank well in search engines as well.


Walken for WordPress is a unique portfolio theme. It has been built from the ground up to take full advantage of brand new WordPress 3.1 features, including the WP3 Menu system, thumbnails, and lots more. Quite literally everything from the page layouts to custom Javascript features are configurable from a super easy to use options panel.


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Madalin Tudose is a web designer and developer who loves to inspect websites for new designing techniques and trends. He`s the founder of Ourtuts, where he blogs about anything related to web development.