ordPress is undoubtedly the best tool for creating captivating and feature rich websites. Originally a blog engine, it can be adapted to be used as many things, from a CMS to a webshop, and even beyond. It’s important for your WordPress site to look sharp, to be in line with modern trends and always show its best, to be able to offer everything from great content to Online Casino app on Google Play. The most valuable WordPress themes are not free – but sometimes you can get your hands on some “freemium” (free+premium) ones through giveaways or special offers. Here are a handful of these to choose from.
Gadgetry by ThemeFuse
Gadgetry is a freemium WordPress theme built on the powerful Fuse framework. It is fully responsive and mobile-friendly, looking sharp on any display – including Apple’s marvelous Retina Display. It is perfect for those with a tight budget but in need of a professional looking, magazine-style website. No matter if you plan to write about gadgets, movies, or your Mobile Pokie App collection, Gadgetry is a great choice.
Gadgetry is easy to install and use, it has an admin interface packed with loads of features – custom menus, sliders, colors, and several built-in page layouts to choose from. The free version of the theme (for developers) comes without premium support and its layered Photoshop files, but it assures updates and comes with all files editable.
Sparkling by Colorlib
Sparkling is a free, flat and responsive theme built using the Bootstrap 3 framework. The theme is optimized for smartphones, tablets and desktop computers – in short, it looks great on any device, even on Apple’s Retina Display. It comes with dozens of options for customization, it has the infinite scrolling feature built into it (in tune with today’s requirements) and supports a number of plugins – Contact Form 7, WordPress SEO Plugin, Jetpack, W3 Total Cache, iThemes Security and many more.
The theme comes with full documentation for easy install and customization.
Ribbon by MyThemeShop
Ribbon might look and feel simple, but it has many great things under its hood. It is a free, responsive magazine-style theme complete with its own options panel, unlimited backgrounds and color schemes, ready to be translated, SEO optimized. It was built with tomorrow’s standards in mind, using HTML5 and CSS. It comes with a series of “premium” features – it can be used on unlimited domains, it benefits of free updates for life, detailed documentation and even a video tutorial for those having trouble making it work on their own. It is perfectly in line with next year’s trends.