According to VentureBeat, WordPress now powers 25% of the Web. If we assume there're one billion websites, 25% is a staggering amount of market share. WordPress able to gain some much popularity because of its huge developer community and a solid built CMS system. From a blog platform to become a popular CMS choice, WordPress has certainly come a long way.
One of the strength of WordPress is - There are so many themes to choose from, there are a lot of developers building themes for it. If you're short in budget for a full custom development, you can always consider to get a premium theme instead. Still not convinced? Here we have a few more reasons why premium themes:
- It's way cheaper than custom development.
- You can easily create different types of layouts easily.
- Usually, you'll get support from the developer. Premium themes are usually well-documented too.
- It's bundled with other premium goodies such as visual composer, slider, shortcodes and etc.
- It's built responsive since Google announced that they preferred responsive layout.
- Well-tested on different platforms.
Monstroid is an all-purpose WordPress theme by TemplateMonster suitable for any website topic and style. Thanks to its native compatibility with WooCommerce, bbPress and BuddyPress it can be easily transformed into an online store, a forum board, and a social network respectively. Moreover, Monstroid has an inventory of 45+ child themes, which are available to all of its owners for free. With several layout and content builders you can create your own unique design in a simple drag and drop way. In other words, Monstroid is more than just a theme – it’s a full-featured multitool, which combines the possibilities of a theme, a framework, and a page builder.
For those who wants to launch their own startup this multipurpose theme has been designed. With clean design and great capabilities for marketing, it allows you to present and promote your project in the best possible way. It comes supplied with 6 post formats, support of Google Fonts and Google Maps, various carousels and sliders. The social options of this theme include Facebook Like Box, Instagram Board, Twitter Feed, and social sharing buttons. WildRide is fully compatible with GPL 3.0 license. Be sure to check out the live demo to see it in action.
Blogetti is a top-notch GPL WordPress theme for food-related websites such as food blogs, online stores, recipe collections, and so on. It addition to standard post types it provides you with Twitter and Facebook status posts, which are aimed at increasing your blog’s visibility throughout the most popular social networks. At your disposal there are three homepage layouts (default, masonry and grid), 3 header and footer styles, and 4 sidebar positions.
To build an online magazine, use this responsive WordPress theme with a complex content-heavy layout. It is extremely flexible, so you can completely change its look by choosing from 7 homepage layouts (including grid and 2 masonry layouts), several static area positions, and more than 600 web-optimized Google Fonts. Integrated social sharing widgets will let your visitors easily spread the word via Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and LinkedIn. This theme is GPL-compliant as well.
A fully customizable WordPress theme to create your desired website. It's responsive and retina ready. This theme has a collection of icon collection, unlimited color choices and configurable typography.
SimpleMag is a magazine style layout WordPress theme. It has a configuration dropdown mega menu and off canvas mobile menu to ensure your users can navigate the site with ease. It has a built-in page composer that able to generate different page sections easily.
A resonsive WordPress theme with a visual composer to create different type of website content and layout of your choice. You can easily create one page website with Scallia too.
A pixel perfect WordPress theme with advanced grid system. It supports adaptive images, it means it will serve reasonable size image for different devices. There are many more goodies such as visual composer, 6+ menu styles, portfolio & blog templates and so on.