This is Ad-Sense, a powerful, full featured magazine theme that was built with…well…AdSense in mind. It kind of stands to reason, Russ. What’s this theme going to do for you? It’s really going to help you convert traffic into clicks. There are more AdSense ready themes here. Check them out if this isn’t what you had in mind. What makes a great AdSense theme? It’s all about features and functionality. Ad-Sense WordPress theme has both. But even more than that, finely crafted advertising placement. MyThemeShop has taken great strides to ensure they perfectly place all of their adverts for maximum conversion rates.
Looking to help people eat healthy, lose weight and keep up with the latest news regarding health, fitness and personal training? Maybe anothe sort of healthy lifestyle choices magazine or blog? How about this Ad-Sense demo site that’s all about fitness?
Of course, Ad-Sense works great as an online magazine. It’s all about your content and Ad-Sense never forgets that fact, but you still want to make a little money off all of that hard work, right? That’s where you find that Ad-Sense takes matters to a different level, perfectly laying out your ads and your content, giving them both a professional look and feel.
Here’s a look at the baby blog or mommy blog option. It’s a great looking theme, kid and parent friendly and just like all the other demo sites you’ll see here, Ad-Sense’s baby Blog demo looks great on all devices and truly helps you convert your traffic into cash. There are so many kids out their, so many parents and grandparents too. Maybe it’s time you got a new website and started trying to grow your audience of young families and monetize your site with AdSense. Looking for more themes for kids? Check this out!
This is Milo, a simple minimalist WordPress theme for blogs and portfolios, it’s a professional grade theme with clean code, a beautiful left hand menu and great typography. I think you’ll find it has enough features to keep you happily blogging for years, since the code is crystal clear, bug-free and it helps your site to load quickly, even if you have sizable images. If you’d like to see more minimalist themes, check out our big collection. You’re nearly guaranteed to find something you really like.
The Milo WordPress portfolio theme gives you a convenient, minimalist and simple WordPress framework, as well as an elegant layout, for either people or companies who want to create a simple, mdoern and easily accessible website to build a business. This theme most definitely powerful for people that want to showcase a graphic work portfolio of their photographic work to shoppers or individuals, because the simple and minimal style doesn’t get in the way of the content. That’s exactly as it should be. No matter how sizable or little the completed website is, Milo gives the flexibility, utility and versatility to manage it. Easily adjust any setting you can imagine, from colors to typography. The flexibility is there to create the site you have in mind.
All aspects of this amazing, responsive theme concentrates on displaying skills and your outstanding skills and if you’re curious about starting a website that has the ability to sell products on-line, the WooCommerce integration gives you a massive headstart to doing just that. WooCommerce is simple to set up and it’s practically infinitely extendable with a ton of add-on modules to help make it even more powerful. Digital products, brick and mortal style products, it doesn’t matter. Either will fly off the shelves with Milo.
The advanced functionality hides behind totally uncomplicated lay-out possibilities and also merely a tiny bit of quirky elegance, making it a dynamic package for any sort of content.
That’s a look at the blog page, well organized and beautiful. I love the typography, though the font choice is up to you, since the Milo theme has full Google font support, you can quickly and easily switch them out at will.
Well, that about covers it. I think you’ll find that Milo is a fantastic minimal WordPress theme for blogs, portfolios and for selling products too. Your content is the most important aspect of your website, so it’s critical to frame it in a beautiful way that gives the best impression, a professional style and strikes a strong note in your call to action.
Or, maybe you’re just in it as a personal blog and want a theme that looks beautiful, loads fast and has a simple, professional, sleek and modern design. Either way, Milo is a definite winner.
When I was a kid, I had no clue how to pronounce the name Penelope. I’d say PEN-uh-lope. What was I thinking though? I have no idea, it just didn’t dawn on my how you actually said the name. I was sheltered. Maybe dumb too. Whatever, I know how to pronounce it now. pen-UH-lope. Right?
Little of column A, little of column B, I’d say.
I’m much better now.
Anyway, Penelope isn’t just a name I used to struggle to pronounce, it’s a slick looking minimalist WordPress theme that I’m going to review today. Brand new in November of 2017, Penelope has a big, bold and flavorful look, it’s flat, but it’s really cool to look at. With large amounts of white space and big, daring images, it’s almost hard to call this theme ‘minimalist’ but I will anyway. Great for creatives, whether you’re building your own personal portfolio or you run a small company. Honestly, I doubt this works great for a large scale creative firm, but that’s okay. It doesn’t have to do *everything*.
Penelope is anything but minimalist in terms of features though.
This one offers up four blog layouts, four hero sliders, a really cool creative design and it’s simple to customize. With a clean, minimal design, fast support and a lot more. Kick the designer a couple extra bucks and they’ll even install and customize this theme for you. sweet deal, right? Did I mention that Penelope is WooCommerce ready too? No? Well, it is. That means you can set up a cool looking, simple and minimal online shop rapidly.
Based on the Underscores framework, Penelope is coded really well, which means it should do great in terms of the search engines. Full responsiveness means it displays perfectly on all sorts of devices too. Great for a portfolio and also great for a blog? Yeah, I’d say so.
Customization services and Installation services Available
8 Home Pages Layout
Classic, List, List First Post Large
Masonry 2 col or Masonry 3 col
Chess, Chess First Post Large
Three Different Areas for Logo
Logo in the Menu
Logo in the Header
Logo in the Footer
3 Layouts for Single Pages
4 Layouts for Hero Slider
Underscores Based Theme
SEO Optimized, Compatible With All SEO Plugins
Slick, Owl slider
Clean and Elegant, Responsive and Modern Design
Custom Header Slider
Unlimited Color for most elements
Well Documented, Well Supported
Social Media Support
Cross Browser Support
3 Bold Promo Boxes
4 Sidebar Positions
Supported Post Formats
Standard Post, Gallery Post, Video Post, Audio Post and Full Width Posts
Plenelope: About Widget
Penelope: Social Widget
Penelope: Latest Posts Widget
So, that’s Penelope. What do you think, yea or nay? I like it. it’s not overly exciting, but it is well designed. I looked into the code a bit and I think it has a lot of potential to load fast, look good on all devices and for the right kind of blog, it could be a good fit. Maybe lifestyle blogs? Whatever you decide, please feel free to bookmark us and chefck back often, we’re constantly updating our collections and rating more awesome themes.
Quick update, I’ve just reviewed a very similar looking theme to Penelope, it’s called BrightFuture. If Penelope wasn’t exactly what you were looking for, maybe BrightFuture is more your style?
Most modern companies, if they’ve got a level of taste, are going to truly appreciate the flexibility and elegant sophistication or the minimal, modern, sleek and stylized Nouveau WordPress theme, which is one of the best designed simple theme we’ve seen in quite some time. What makes it so great, you ask? Well, the responsive, Retina display for graphics is a start, this theme looks incredible on each and every device we’ve tried it on.
Simply stunning in resolution, Nouveau is a really nice take on a traditional blog theme, with bold parallax style. Simple enough that you get the point across, just enough style to look incredible to a wide audience. This theme fits so many niches, activities, genres, industries and hobbies, it’s a wonderful solution to a wide range of problems. With stylish retina-ready visual capabilities and a vast multitude of structured, well designed layouts, Nouveau can certainly be counted on to work for a wide variety of uses. Creative professionals, from graphic artists to photographers and even interior designers or fashion designers will find a lot of utility in this theme. It’s a fully responsive theme, page creation is snappy and fun, since the interface is totally intuitive. Have a header only layout, if that’s what you want. Brixton, Creative Single Page Landing Page Theme
Or, put the menu on the left side for highlighting your content with a little bit of spice. The structure of the individual pages can be rapidly edited and you don’t have to have a degree from ITT Tech to make that happen. Thank goodness, right? Non-developers rejoice! The responsive design that Nouveau offers, the popular color schemes and layouts, the perfect looking theme, the high class features…these things and more are what set Nouveau apart and what makes it such a fantastic theme. Create a website that defines you and defines your career.
Let’s peep some of these sweet, sweet features, shall we?
This is Slush Pro. What kind of name is that? Well, I have no idea, but Slush Pro is a nicely styled, minimalist WordPress blog theme that could be useful for somebody looking for a feature filled, minimalist blog theme with several style variants, layouts, columns and other features. Slush Pro is made by ZigZag Press for the Genesis framework, it’s a really powerful WordPress theme framework that comes with tons of great features to help make blogging easy and lucrative, thanks to it’s powerfully optimized SEO capabilities.
Some of the leading features of Slush Pro include.
And tons more. Sell products with WooCommerce, access this theme on any sort of mobile device, thanks to it’s inherent responsiveness. Add widgets to any of ten different widgetized areas, allowing for more features, more branding and more everything. Slush Pro allows for tons of customizations so if the premade simple, minimalist design isn’t what you had in mind, you can change color schemes, fonts and content, seeing every change you make in real time. That’s what a live customizer is all about. There are custom page templates, customizable header and much more.
ZigZag Press has thought of everything.
Capture your reader’s attention and turn them into a customer for life with a highly intuitive design, perfectly marrying marketing and marketplace, using the Slush Pro blog to express your thoughts and feelings. WooCommerce is so flexible, so dynamic and has so many optional extensions and addons, it’s a wonder anybody uses any other free eCommerce shopping cart for WordPress.
All in all, Slush Pro is a well rounded multipurpose WordPress Genesis Framework child theme that could be an ideal choice for your business or personal blog.
Looking for the absolute best WordPress minimalist portfolio themes? You’re definitely in the right place, we’ve gathered up all the best in this collection.
There’s no doubt about it, minimalist WordPress portfolio themes are an absolutely wonderful solution for business websites, personal or corporate blogs, online portfolios, magazines and really any sort of website that needs a simple, modern, sleek and straight-forward visual style. Minimal WordPress themes are a wonderful way to display your images, videos, blog posts and other content without the bold style that some themes offer.
Minimal themes make it so your content is front and center.
Many WordPress based websites have minimalist styles designs and minimalism seems to be more popular now than ever before. Oh, why could that be? Well, for starters, minimal designs mean your content is the most important thing on the page, which is a great way to present your portfolio. For WordPress minimalist themes to be successful, they need modern, clear styles, simple and user friendly layouts and absolutely nothing can get in the way of the content. Sometimes you don’t want your reader’s browser filled with clutter and junk that isn’t necessary.
Your page will also load faster and Google loves that.
With that in mind, we’ve gathered up a wonderful collection of simple, modern and minimal designs we think you’re going to adore.
The Infinity WordPress theme provides an ideal way to showcase your best work in a clean and minimal manner. It comes with infinite scrolling and project filtering features to easily create the perfect content for your site. You don’t have to worry about optimizing your site for various devices and screen resolutions because its layout is designed to be responsive.
With the free shortcodes plugin, you can easily add buttons, tabs, toggles, columns, and slideshows into your content. You can also add your colors and logo, as well as custom CSS into your project, in addition to other options that will allow you to provide your site with a look that is distinctly yours.
Infinity has a localization support that allows translation of the theme into whatever language you may desire. The theme also comes with video support so you can easily embed the appropriate videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and other sites of the same nature. To make your project even more mesmerizing, you can add smooth filtering animations, as well as hover effects. Have full control of your typography with the various Google fonts available. Choose the right fonts for your content. Create your contact page the fast and easy way using the fully compatible Contact Form 7 plugin.
The creators of the crowd-pleasing Zero gave the minimalist WordPress theme an overhaul and turned it into Zero version 4.0. Equipped with more handy features, Zero is perfect for making business portfolios, building online shops, and starting creative agency websites. When you get Zero, you also get cool premium plugins for free. These include the award-winning Virtual Composer which allows you to simply drag and drop items to create a fantastic website in a matter of minutes. With Zero’s 40-plus content elements and three various homepage representations, you can create a personal blog or a business page that suits your image. Zero also comes with the Revolution Slider which helps you form a website filled with vivid transitions and jaw-dropping effects and animations. You can use the drag-and-drop editor to add photos and videos as you wish. Zero’s low-key layout adjusts itself to various screen sizes so your followers can appreciate your clutter-free content across numerous devices. Other new features added to Zero include the scroll animation, the font icons, and the sticky navigation.
Another reason why Zero is so popular among business owners and freelancers is that it provides potential customers with a stress-free shopping experience. Online visitors can create individual accounts, view your shop page, add items to their carts, and proceed to checkout — all without breaking a sweat. The filterable portfolio allows virtual shoppers to sort and view your items according to newness, popularity, and price. Furthermore, the optimized load speed will make virtual visitors want to hang out in your site longer. You can use the blog section to share with your clients some helpful information about your products, how to use them, and why they should buy them. Zero is also translation-ready, which means that consumers who speak foreign languages can understand your content and product descriptions without difficulty. Needless to say, Zero enables your business to dip into a wider ocean of clientele.
Looking for a wonderful looking, simple, minimal portfolio theme? How about Elegance Pro, for the Genesis framework. The Elegance Pro theme has that simple style that helps make your images practically jump off the page. It’s a mobile first, responsive theme that helps your site rank, thanks to clean code and perfect integration with any of the most popular SEO plugins like Yoast and All-In-One SEO. Stephanie Hellwig is the creator behind Elegance Pro and she’s done a fantastic job blending a simple, clean and modern style with a few touches that help build interest on every page. Elegance Pro is a flexible platform for sharing images and making them look fantastic. There’s also a blog, multiple proofing gallery setups, the built in WP Customizer for really taking your design and making it stand out. Show off special offers with an announcement bar above the header, manage products and shipping, contact customers and handle all orders using WooCommerce. This simple, minimal and responsive photography theme has it all.
This is Studio 8, by WPLook. They’re relatively new in the WordPress design game, but I really like what they’ve done with Studio 8, a minimalist WordPress portfolio theme. It’s exquisitely crafted, beautiful, novel looking and innovative, with a bold and minimal design. This template is ultra-powerful, it’s been made with every kind of user in mind, from beginner to very experienced professional. For those who want a completely simple, beautiful and well designed portfolio and who also want some features like WooCommerce, multiple blog options and more, then Studio 8 is a wonderful choice. It’s got a little something for everybody.
Ridge is a WordPress portfolio theme that is best suited for creative professionals looking to showcase their best work online. It does not matter if you want to generate attention for your videos, images or audios. Ridge has the features and plugins you need to get your work noticed and make it stand out from the rest. A versatile and stunning WordPress theme, Ridge is specifically designed to come up with professional, modern, and clean portfolio projects that you can proudly show off. If you are a competitive photographer or a similarly creative professional who wants to highlight your work portfolio, then you will never go wrong with Ridge. Show off your photos, videos, and audios to your captive audience in mesmerizing style!
The key features of the WordPress theme include the parallax homepage banner, a responsive layout that is mobile-friendly, theme customizer that you can use to change the design aspects quickly, theme portfolio for silky-smooth animated filtering that is perfect for masonry or grid layout portfolios, and custom widgets. Ridge is likewise bundled with a shortcodes plugin that is ideal for creating buttons, toggles, columns, tabs, and slideshows. It also has a logo upload feature, localization support, Google fonts, video support, and custom page templates, among many other options.
Welcome to Zerif Pro, maybe the perfect WordPress theme for single page websites. If you have a company or business that doesn’t need an extravagant setup with multiple pages, posts or products, Zerif Pro allows you to create a site that gets your message across in just a single page. That’s efficiency. Hey, if all you need is one page, why add extras you simply don’t need? Zerif Pro allows you to set up a great looking WooCommerce based store in minutes, so if you want a clean, professional and well designed store, and you don’t possess coding skills to do it yourself, then Zerif Pro may be the theme you’ve been looking for.
The purely responsive design means your site will be mobile friendly on any device, as long as it’s internet enabled. You can use the SiteOrigin Drag and Drop page builder to construct a wonderful website with the layout you want. SiteOrigin is a free drag and drop solution and it’s well designed to give you the features of a theme that costs twice as much as Zerif Pro. Translation ready, optimized for speed and SEO performance with a super fast one minute installation and setup process. Zerif Pro is really one of the best solutions for a newcomer to WordPress, because it’s so incredibly easy to use.
If you want to sort of test drive Zerif for free, there’s a free ‘lite’ version to help you decide if it’s the right theme for you, which is a nice touch.
Milo is the ultimate WordPress portfolio theme for photographers, artists and illustrators. Its gorgeous static front page features a large display that allows visitors to visualize a curated portfolio immediately upon arrival. Swipe left and right to browse through the images, one at a time, in high definition. Clicking on the center of the image, however, collapses the gallery into a thumbnail grid, allowing the visitor to get a better feel of the entire portfolio. Beside this display is a simple, unobtrusive sidebar menu which expands vertically. The best part of this theme is that it allows creators to post an unlimited number of portfolios, perfect for categorizing work according to different media, themes or clients. What’s more, an online shop via WooCommerce can be incorporated seamlessly into the design. This way, purchasing original art, prints or merchandise is instantaneous.
Milo is a responsive theme, with the sidebar menu collapsing neatly to the top with smaller layouts. The clean image display options, which includes scalable images and captioning features, make the entire feel of the theme remarkably like browsing an actual art gallery. It’s also customizable, allowing color and typography changes that help it complement the feel of any creative portfolio.
Eclecticon is a simple portfolio theme, great for photography and design work too. It’s got a simple look and feel that makes it perfect for any sort of images, since the design doesn’t overshadow your work. I think creative agencies could really let their work shine with a theme like Eclecticon. The minimal layout, the pure responsive design, SEO optimization and more all give you absolute control over your content, making it look as good as it can. I think a theme like this one gives such a great first impression, readers are going to be impressed with whatever it is you have to offer.
When you need a brand new style and design for your website, definitely give some thought to a magazine style theme. These types of designs are particularly impressive, well designed and also good-looking, giving you the ability to build and manage heaps of written content in a suitably arranged manner that is quite easy to get around for all of your consumers. An effectively constructed grid magazine theme is a great way to produce a lovely, dynamic, orderly and easy to navigate and high quality webpage, as these templates are wholly matched to content material rich web pages. When you need a different style for your site, you ought to consider a magazine theme like Bolt, a responsive and well crafted theme with features not found in every website. These kinds of designs are extremely high quality, attractive and good-looking, providing you with the power to create and keep control of lots of written content in a suitably organized manner which is straightforward to browse through for all of your readers.
Yaga is a WooCommerce ready, multi-purpose and responsive minimal WordPress theme, and I simply love the way this theme looks. Great for setting up an online shoping experience where you want the focus on the products, not on the website’s design itself. You can customize your shop in a many different ways too. Yaga is built on a proprietary page builder, the PEHAA page builder, which offers over 20 separate modules, like subtle parallax, grid layout, full width sections and more to help let you design a layout that fits with whatever you want it to do. I love the actual design of this theme. Minimal, but not boring. Modern, yet it has a timeless feel to it as well. The theme can be customized through the WordPress Customizer, which means that every change you make can be instantly previewed before your site goes live. There’s nothing more frustrating than having to shut your site down to make a couple changes here and there. Yaga loads fast and loads smooth, perfectly responsive and that not all. Install demo data with one click, use the mega-menu with up to four columns of dropdown sub menus.
Eero is a simple, minimal WordPress theme that does everything it can to let you promote your images in a professional, simple and attractive manner. With a theme like Eero, you can present your posts, images, video clips and more with a simple, straightforward style that will give maximum impact to each image on your site. There are several gallery types, from masonry to horizontal and vertical galleries, even thumbnail galleries. That’s some flexibility. With a retina ready display and responsive design, Eero is ready for all kinds of images on all kinds of screen sizes. Portfolio projects help make your images look incredible. There are sidebar widget areas, an integrated blog and more. For truly advanced blogging features, you’ve got a lot of options with the built in tools, but WordPress is so scale-able, you can add more features on demand.
Eero is a delightful theme for any sort of image gallery and it’s simple to use as well, so you’re going to have an enjoyable experience as you create galleries and posts that perfectly frame your content, no matter what kind of creative content you make.
This is the Vixen WordPress theme, a creative WP theme that’s simple enough to customize, it’s made for readability and comes with several features that help make it very functional.
Vixen can be styled as either a full width theme or a boxed design. The creativity really flows no matter which style you utilize. SEO Optimized, heavily integrated with all the major social networks. Fast loading and well coded, you’ll have the ability to expand on your functionality with built in widgetized areas too.
The Vixen theme has a clean, modern, minimalistic design that has been streamlined and polished, hence giving it a professional look, elegant and captivating, very easy to customize to suite your site’s needs, properly structured to make it fit into mobile devices, very reliable and lightweight, high responsiveness thus making it a versatile WordPress theme. Sounds pretty great, right? Well, it is. Great care was taken when Vixen was being developed so as to allow even a less than average webmaster can create a stunning and enthralling blog site which can fit any niche and field, thus empowering them to reach a wider audience.
Just like it name implies, Vixen has a feminine touch, making each page exude grace, with its demo website being very subtle and sublime. Vixen’s elements were carefully constructed to make them not just accessible, but also editable thanks to its Advanced Theme option panel which makes rendering or customization of your web pages a work over. Developers of Vixen knew you will like to optimize your webpages, and so integrated SEO technology and plugins thus making it an intelligent theme which will place your blog content right where readers can easily find them. That said it is about time you gave Vixen a try.