Dyad 2

Dyad 2 displays words and images in perfect balance: a post’s featured image and text excerpt get equal billing on the main blog page, while single posts and pages size and position images dynamically, depending on the screen size. The homepage shows a Featured Content slider with a large Featured Image. (Dyad 2 is a refreshed version […]

Penscratch 2

Penscratch 2 is a fresh, stylish design for sharing your writing. Whether you’re working on an analytical essay, an anthology of poems, or a piece of long-form fiction, Penscratch 2 makes for a pleasant reading and writing experience all around. (Penscratch 2 is a refreshed version of the Penscratch theme, with more features and added flexibility.)

Aperitive

Aperitive engages your visual and culinary senses, offering a design fit for a Michelin-starred chef. The simple two-column layout combined with clear, elegant typography makes your content shine. Aperitive is available for self-hosted WordPress sites on Themes Kingdom.

Spatial

Spatial is a theme designed for photo-centric blogs, with a minimalist style. The featured content slider pulls post from the Jetpack Featured Content module. Note that while featured content will display if only one post is there, you’ll need at least two for the slider to appear. Spatial is available for self-hosted WordPress sites on Themetry.

TextBook

TextBook is primarily a theme for schools, colleges, and other non-profit organizations focused on education, but it can be adapted for almost any kind of site. It’s great for distributing and organizing information in a clear way.

Wanderer

Wanderer is the perfect theme for bloggers and storytellers who are looking to show off their longform content. Wanderer features a concise blog layout: your post’s title and date are overlaid on the featured image, which is revealed on hover. Typography has been emphasized, pairing Playfair Display with Open Sans.

Libre 2

Libre 2 brings a stylish, classic look to your personal blog or site for longform writing. The main navigation bar stays fixed to the top of the screen while your visitors read, keeping your most important content at hand, while three footer widget areas give your secondary content a comfortable home. Customize Libre 2 with a logo or […]

Nikau

Nikau is a flexible theme designed with travel, food, tech, and personal bloggers in mind, but it’s a great choice for anyone who wants to display their content in a bold and beautiful way. A similar self-hosted version of Nikau can be purchased from Elmastudio.

Lenscap

Lenscap gives you the power to create a stunning magazine or blog with slick content-discovery features, engaging gallery and video Post Formats, smart customization options, and helpful templates. From a multimedia, photography, or food blog to a breaking-news magazine, with Lenscap you can build a site that fits your publishing needs. The self-hosted version of Lenscap can […]

Maxwell

Maxwell is a modern blog theme with an ultra-clean and elegant design. With its beautiful typography and thoughtful use of white space, Maxwell truly helps you and your content stand out. The Maxwell WordPress theme can be purchased from ThemeZee for self-hosted WordPress sites.

TheFour

TheFour is a premium WordPress theme that will help you build a flexible and modern business website. TheFour also comes with a default blog layout — a main content area and a sidebar — so it can be used as a classic blog theme as well. The TheFour WordPress theme can be purchased from GretaThemes […]