Another month has passed, and that means it’s time for another round-up of the latest free WordPress themes. This month we focus on the best themes released in the month of July. There’s a mixed bunch in this list, from fully-fledged ecommerce themes to feature-packed business themes to minimalist blogging themes. All of the themes in this list are free and responsive, and they were all released in the month of July.
Let’s get started.
Bellini is a free ecommerce theme compatible with WooCommerce and built with SEO in mind, even including schema markup. It was also built with style in mind, giving you the option to use featured headers, featured products, custom menus and full-width templates. It also comes with Google Fonts, custom widgets and shortcodes, and social icons from Font Awesome.
Safreen is a multi-purpose WordPress theme capable of being used to build a number of different types of websites. This includes landing pages, business websites and ecommerce sites. It’s user-friendly and makes great use of WordPress’ built-in live theme customizer. It’s also compatible with WooCommerce, MailChimp and Contact Form 7. The free version comes with a lot of features, but a pro version with more features and better support is also available.
ShopIsle is a free e-commerce theme by ThemeIsle of CodeinWP, the same developers who brought you the ever-so-popular Zerif theme. This theme is fully compatible with WooCommerce and features a minimalist design, giving you the perfect platform to build an online store on. It also comes with a built-in Theme Options Panel to make aesthetic customizations, such as changing logos, social links and colors, as simple as can be to implement.
Pixgraphy is a minimalist photography theme that relies on the beauty and style of your own images to complete its look. It’s compatible with a long list of themes, including Breadcrumb NavXT, WP-PageNavi, Contact Form 7, bbPress and WooCommerce. It comes with two Google Fonts and a handful of custom widgets and layouts, but a pro version contains more of these types of features.
Awada is a multi-purpose theme that works best when used as a corporate theme for a business website. This a powerful free theme that comes with a number of different layout options, including different footers, different headers, different page layouts and more. You can also choose different options for your site’s width as well as a number of different color options.
Barletta is a simple, elegant and lightweight blog theme that relies on beautiful imagery and typography for its design. It’s a wonderful option for lifestyle bloggers in the beauty, fashion, food and travel niches.
IdolCorp is a simple business theme that jam packs a lot of features in its design. It comes in two main layout options, boxed and full width, and includes a number of additional elements. These elements include featured posts, featured sliders, testimonials, call to actions and social media integration. It’s also highly compatible with a number of different popular WordPress plugins.
Didi Lite is a minimalist blogging theme whose style is meant to appeal to lifestyle niches. Its black on white design gives lifestyle bloggers the perfect opportunity to use beautiful imagery and stunning typography to draw attention to their content. The free version has three page templates, one widgetized area on the front page and one custom menu. The pro version has custom widgets and more layouts.
Relia is a business theme designed for professionals, creative agencies and retailers. It comes with a number of different business-friendly features and is fully compatible with WooCommerce. These business-friendly features include a full-width front page, animated callouts that include over 600 icon options, four widget areas and a grid layout for the blog. It makes great use of the live theme customizer, negating the need to know how to code.
Panoramic is a simple theme that can be used to build a simple yet effective business website. It’s compatible with Site Origin’s free Page Builder plugin as well as WooCommerce, giving you a cost-effective way of building a fully-fledged website. A pro version includes such features as a one-page mode, boxed and full-width layouts, sticky headers, and a different color scheme for the mobile version of your site.
Edge is a minimalist blogging theme that can be used to build a well-designed website for a professional blog. It uses a header at the very top of the page to hold your contact information and theme-compatible social icons. It also uses a full header beneath that before diving right into your blog posts in a stylish manner.
Smartr is a sleek WordPress theme that packs a lot of features in its lite version. This includes Google Fonts integration as well as customizable options, such as control over your theme’s colors and layouts, a designer for the navigation bar, and an image slider. It also comes with pre-made sections for the homepage, giving you the opportunity to build an engaging and featured-packed front page.
Stone is as minimal as it gets for a blogging theme. It features a simple header and navigation menu before diving right into a list of your latest blog posts. The intent of its minimalist design is to ensure the reader stays focused on your content. The theme has support for certain things that would turn it into a fully-fledged website, including featured images, multiple post formats, and content types from Jetpack Portfolio and Testimonials.
Level is a simple blogging theme that relies on featured images to complete its design. The homepage of this theme features a simple grid layout of your latest blog posts while the header contains your site title, navigation menu and a search bar. It also comes with a custom area for tags as well as a featured author box underneath every blog post.