8+ Best WordPress Themes for Independent Publishers & Authors in 2017

In this short roundup, we highlight several of the best WordPress themes for independent publishing houses and authors (available for 2017).  WordPress is an ideal platform for small publishers and self-publishing authors looking to promote and sell their brand, library, books, and ebooks online.

This post should be considered a companion to another of our showcases, 8+ Best WordPress Bookstore Themes, and readers searching for theme with emphasis on e-commerce (think Amazon or Barnes & Noble) might be better served by the themes on that list.  The selections on this list are better suited to independent publishers and individual authors, the designs aiming toward creating a slightly more corporate/marketing aesthetic. Read More

18+ Best Free & Responsive WordPress Blog Themes for Aspiring Writers in 2016

In this Siteturner roundup we take a look at the best free responsive WordPress blog themes for writers.  If you’re a blogger looking for a simple, great-looking WordPress blogging theme, there’s plenty of great options out there that can get you started without having to reach for your wallet.

Obviously, there are a lot of free WordPress themes out there.  How could we possible narrow it down, you ask? Though the selections on this list were partly influenced by personal taste, we did have some specific must-haves in mind when putting it together. Read More