21+ Best Free WordPress Startup Themes for 2016

In today’s Siteturner roundup, we take a look at the best free WordPress startup themes available for 2015.  If your startup or agency is looking to save money on design & development, any one of the themes on this list should provide a good, inexpensive (free!) starting point.

For those of you tired of questionable, mixed-bag lists (there’s way too many “best of” lists that prominently feature hideous, broken themes), know that we selected these WordPress themes by hand, and that we curate the list by hand.   I (the writer of this piece) am a living human being, as opposed to a soulless, theme-shilling automaton.  Our selection process is pretty straight-forward: does it look good? Does it work like it’s supposed to? Are there some cool features? Is it easy to use? Is it actually free, or is it a severely restricted “freemium” product? Read More

21+ Best Mobile & Retina-Ready WordPress Photography Themes for 2017

Essenza Moible & Retina-ready WordPress Photography Theme

Today, photographers, artists and creative agencies working in visual mediums need to make sure that their work and their web presence will impress potential clients across a variety of mobile, high-resolution devices.   In this Siteturner round-up, we look at some of the best mobile & retina-ready WordPress photography themes.

All themes in this round-up were selected by hand, and our choices are primarily based on design (both visual and UX).  Sometimes features influence our decision: support for the WooCommerce plugin, for example.  For this article, we first assembled a longer list of 40+ themes, and whittled it down to the cream of the crop. Read More

15+ Biggest & Best Multipurpose WordPress Themes for 2017

Brooklyn Multipurpose Theme

In this Siteturner round-up, we look at the best & biggest multipurpose WordPress themes on the market for 2017.   These are the most feature-rich WordPress themes out there, and provide the most bang-for-you-buck in the premium WordPress market. These themes are, basically, “many themes in one”.

Sometime a few years ago, in the highly competitive ThemeForest marketplace, a new type of WordPress theme started to pop up: the massive WordPress super-theme.  Themes that not only included one design, with a variety of layout and color variations, but dozens of unqiue designs, each styled with specific niches and markets in mind.   More than a single theme, these multipurpose WordPress themes were many-themes-in-one.   And remarkably, the price stayed the same – around the $60 dollar mark –  so many of these super-themes went on to slaughter the competition. Read More