WordPress themes Updated June 2011
Searching or creating a wordpress theme to suit can be a long and tedious affair. There are an abundance of free themes available and you could spend days finding one that you like. Sure you can create a theme from scratch or use a free one as a starting basis, but this takes time – and time is valuable.
Why not buy a premium theme?
In my journey into the wordpress world of online blogging and publishing, I have come across some sensational wordpress templates. Some like the one this site is using, can turn a simple blogging platform into a fully dynamic cms. Check out some of these paid wordpress templates or simply go to Pressed Themes for all the best themes in the one place.
Simplicity, professionalism and a dose modest elegance is what you will find at Elegant WordPress themes and at a price of $19.95 per year for unlimited access, you can’t go wrong. In the past few months, Elegant has come a long way, integrating a fantastic theme admin panel. Great Stuff.
Woothemes sell wordpress themes separately or packaged with their themeclub and have on offer some truly impressive designs covering magazine type designs to marketing blogs. A custom admin backend is also on offer along with custom write panels and some fascinating uses of wordpress.
The newest and possibly the most advanced entry into WordPress theme designs are RocketTheme’s WordPress Theme Club. This new club is based on the highly popular Joomla Template Club which now offers WordPress themes that can either be used along side an existing Joomla site or as for a stand-alone WordPress blog.
- Multiple Preset Styles on each theme
- W3C XHTML 1.0 Transitional. W3C CSS Valid
- Widget variations, styling and positions
- A unique Color Chooser making it simple to change your sites look.
- RokMooMenu or Suckerfish menu abilities.
- And Heaps more…
The WordPress Theme Club starts at $50 for 2 domains and access to all their themes. RocketThem also allow Developer solutions for small business or web developers who have the need to use many RocketTheme WordPress themes as a basis for their client production.
Some available RocketTheme WordPress themes:
These themes are unlike any other listed here as they can turn your generic wordpress install into a fully featured Shopping cart, directory script, coupon collection or even a real estate website. Mixing the power of WordPress with the flexibility of the PremiumPress range of themes allows you to build a fully featured SEO friendly Ecommerce website in well under an hour. Scripts that offer this sort of functionality can cost thousands of dollars yet these themes are well under $100.
What themes are available?
CouponPress is a professional coupon script for WordPress that turns any WordPress blog into a powerful coupon code or voucher code website with lots of coupon site features, in minutes!
RealtorPress is a premium Real Estate Script that will transform any WordPress blog into a powerful, SEO friendly, feature rich real estate website with lots of changeable real estate designs built in!
ShopperPress is a premium WordPress shopping cart theme and comes integrated with lots of professional shopping cart features, extra store designs and a ton of addons and extra plugins.
DirectoryPress is a clever directory script turns a WordPress blog into a powerful online directory website with lots of features, import tools and built in payment gateways allowing you to charge website visitors to submit their website to your directory.
Classifieds Theme is a powerful, secure, SEO friendly classifieds script for WordPress with lots of professional features and extra classified website designs.
AuctionPress is due for release next month and will transform any WordPress blog platform into a feature rich auction website with built in features such as member messaging,
Use the Coupon PREMIUMPRESS for a 20% discount on ShopperPress, CouponPress, DirectoryPress and the PrimiumPress Classifiedstheme.