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30+ Best Directory WordPress Themes

Last Updated on October 22nd, 2021

Published on May 25th, 2016


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Directories and listing websites are gaining in popularity and are some of the most visited websites. WordPress has a number of themes designed specially for use by Directory and Listing websites.

Most themes come with pre designed layouts that are ready to use and you will just have to just add content to them to have your website up and running. The listings can be used for specific sectors like jobs, cars or real estate, or generally for classifieds. The themes help with monetizing the websites as well.

The Directory

The directory is a grid based, minimalistic and fully responsive WordPress Theme. From showcasing content, to running a jobs board, this theme will help you display your content in a modern and sophisticated way.

This theme is perfect for any online showcases, magazines, blogs, or galleries. With our incredible LIVESEARCH for the custom post types, showing content has never looked better.

CM 1 The Directory

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Directory Builder Pro

Directory Builder is a complex and advanced listings responsive WordPress theme dedicated to classified ads, events and any listings which can go in a directory. There are so many features which make it probably the most universal listings directory theme on the market.

If you have for example a directory of hotels, you can setup amenities for each of them. Or you could have hotels in one categories and restaurant in another one, each with their custom amenities, working hours, booking system, etc.

CM 2 Directory Builder

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Xhunt – The only such unique template on market you have ever seen. Best for any kind of listing page. Theme build for startups, community and people. For private and public community. Powerful and easy to use Theme Options help you with build unique web page.

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Babysitter Directory

Green and white colors impart websites a safe, peaceful look. That’s exactly what you need for a family-oriented directory. Cute kids’ photos intensify this feel. Three promo banners make the navigation of babysitting WordPress theme simpler. Booking form is at the right sidebar.

Parents will have access to nationwide babysitter database. Funny, sketchy icons make the layout a bit childish, which is a plus in this case. Additional links can be found in the footer together with contacts and social media block.

Template Monster Baby Sitter

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eList Directory

eList has been built with a classic directory structure that feature your categories prominently on the homepage, instead of listing your posts in a normal blog-style or magazine format. Paid featured listings are also supported.

eList comes with a custom form builder that allows you to completely customize what fields are used during listing submission. This means that your directory could be of anything, making the theme extremely versatile.

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Diamond is a multi-purpose WooCommerce & Directory theme, perfect for small business owners who want to get the job done easily. The theme includes multiple homepage layouts, including a widgetized layout.

Diamond WPZOOM

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ClassiCraft is a Flexible, Powerful and Reliable Theme to create your own Classified Ads platform, you can now easily create highly profitable classifieds site with ClassiCraft. ClassiCraft a classifieds WordPress Theme allows the classified ad submission from users.

The ClassiCraft Theme comes with a very simple Administration Panel to control the entire functionality of the theme.

Ink Themes 1 ClassiCraft

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Now you can easily setup a WP directory listing website and start earning online. GeoCraft v2 Theme lets you get your City Business Directory Website online within minutes.

Geolocation location search functionality provide search results customized to the user’s location. You can list any kind of entity or activity on a Global or Local basis. This advanced, customizable, and speedy search feature drop a pin on the map during the” create a listings location process” it shows the precise location of the business.

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Ink Themes 2 GeoCraft

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JobEngine is a job portal WordPress theme that allows you to create a useful and easy to use job listings website. It’s not just a job board software it’s the best WordPress job portal template choice for anyone who wants a simple job script that makes money. Subscribe to our blog for more product reviews and support.

Engine Themes Job Engine

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Classifieds is a WordPress theme package designed to transform our popular Directory theme into a advanced classifieds directory. The extensive changes include those for the homepage, category pages, detail pages and more. The Classifieds directory theme includes the following components: Directory parent theme, Classifieds child theme, Tevolution plugin, Tevolution – Location Manager plugin and the Classifieds plugin. The Classifieds add-on and child theme can also be purchased separately!

Templatic 1 Classifieds

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This WordPress theme helps you create, manage and monetize a spotfinder site for literally any purpose so you can build an online business of showing listing ads for various businesses such as Car, Properties, Hotels, Restaurants, Travel Destinations etc.

This is an elegant child theme of our powerful Directory Theme platform, strategically designed to give your site visitors best user experience.

Templatic 2 SpotFinder

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he Splendor WordPress theme enables you to create, manage and monetize an amazing directory for hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts, rental accommodation. Splendor can also be used as a directory theme for holiday rental villas, apartments or any type of rental properties. You can also use Splendor as a business directory too. This is a highly customizable theme so the choice is yours.

Templatic 3 Splendor

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This WordPress theme helps you create, manage and monetize a listings directory site for literally any purpose so you can build an online business of showing listing ads for various businesses such as Car, Properties, Hotels, Restaurants, Travel Destinations etc.

Listings theme comes with “Easy Install” built-in. Once you activate the theme, click this button and it will magically turns your site exactly like the theme demo on our site. It will do all necessary settings and add some sample content on your site. This means you can start your website right away.

Templatic 4 Listings

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This properties WordPress theme helps you create, manage and monetize a real estate classifieds portal. As well as this, you can also use HomeQuest for any other type of classifieds or an online business directory.

HomeQuest theme platform for which this theme is built upon, also offers a dedicated mobile app-view option.

Templatic 5 HomeQuest

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YellowPages is a premium responsive directory theme. Use the Yellow Pages theme to build a city guide or business listings directory.

YellowPages is a child theme for one of the best CMS themes out there, Directory. By installing YellowPages you can completely alter the look and feel of your Directory-powered website. The homepage of this responsive directory theme has been structured to quickly and effortlessly allow visitors to locate the things that interest them around town.

Templatic 6 Yellow Pages

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This won’t be the first time you look for a directory theme, but it will be the last time. Because with Listify you have more than you could ever want or need.

Your site will be a thing of beauty. Let’s be honest, the problem with most of those sites, while highly functional, is that many of them aren’t very pretty. It’s why the beautiful ones are so popular, because they match great photography with fantastic functionality.

That’s what we’ve done with Listify.

TF 1 Listify

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Search & Go

Search & Go is a powerful directory theme with a modern and sharp design. It comes with advanced listings search and PayPal integration. Users can login via social network accounts.

TF 2 Search & Go

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Directory Portal

With Directory Portal you are able to easily set up an online directory portal listing categorized items of any type – companies, shops, websites and so on. We’ve spent quite a long time developing the theme as many things were changed several times to make it right.

TF 3 Directory

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Superlist is the result of several years of active development in WordPress. Theme is offers best directory experience with all out of the box bundled plugins. With the Superlist you have complete directory solution.

Theme has strong focus on code quality. Everything has its own plugin and proper documentation. It is quite easy to modify theme or the plugin from the child theme because everything is properly wrapped in action or filter hook. Experienced developers will be happy to use the theme.

TF 4 Superlist

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Medical Directory

Medical Directory is a hospital and doctor listing WordPress theme with front-end listing submit option. User can login and register create their profile, manage and publish listing from their front-end user page.

TF 5 Medical Directory

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Listable is a listing directory WordPress theme that will help you create, manage and monetize a local or global directory site. Feel free to set your own goal and get your favorite spots listed online!

TF 6 Listable

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Javo Spot

This is the best directory theme + Multiple Purpose (you can create various styles).
It’s based on Visual Composer Drag & Drop + Extra Shortcodes ( Ultimate Addons ) + Javo Shortcodes!
Addons with woocommerce and lava directory manager.

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REHub is a modern multipurpose hybrid theme with magazine, blog, review, directory, user generated, shop and affiliate options. It has emphasis on modern style, content and has different options for affiliate earnings, coupon and review website, comparison websites and e-shops. So you can use it for different purposes: from standalone blog to portal with shop, review system, news magazine, comparison websites, digital products shop and user generated sites.

TF 8 REHub

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SpotGuide is height performance directory WordPress theme. Main focus is the listing functionality. It is possible easily add new listing post types or you can use well prepared already existing listing types. Theme bundles fields plugin which allows to create and assign new metaboxes and fields to listing post types. You don’t have to edit the source code to add new field.

TF 9 SpotGuide

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Point Finder

Point Finder Directory Theme was designed to allow you to create a listing & directory website as you wish. You can create your own customized system within minutes thanks to its customizable fields and search system. Point Finder offers you a lot of control over Google Map, and it is unique with its superior features. The websites you can create with Point Finder is only limited by your imagination…

TF 10 PointFinder

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The ClassiAds is a Premium Classified WordPress theme, super flexible and has a fully responsive design (try resizing your browser). Built with HTML5 and CSS3 . A lot of thought and care were put into ClassiAds making it a pleasure to use.

TF 11 ClassiAds

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My City is a geolocation directory and events guide theme.

TF 12 My City

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Ultimate Directory

Ultimate Directory WordPress Theme is a content focused Directory Portal that can be used to list any type of business entity or activity. It allows you to build local directories, business provider listings, Yellow-Pages style business directories, Yelp-like review sections, and much more. You can add any kind of directory using . It is compatible with all modern mobile devices.

A very wall designed directory theme with PayPal integration, membership levels, listing submission forms, services, gallery portfolio, blog, FAQ, search, 404 page templates. No matter if you throw a party, create an event for friends or colleagues – Event Guestlist Theme for WordPress makes it fun and easy to plan and promote your event!

TF 13 Ultimate Directory

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AutoStars is a full functional powerful WordPress Theme designed & developed for Car Dealership Business, Auto Listing Websites and comes handy for any kind of Listings Websites Like real Estate, Courses etc..

TF 14 AutoStars

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Business Finder

Business Finder theme is an absolutely unique theme inspired by our very successful Directory Theme You’re able to easily set up an online directory portal listing categorized items of any type – companies, shops, websites and so on. Theme has built in spaces for advertising, you can easily include your Google Adsense or any other ads. Theme also includes custom built search and filter of all items you add in into online directory.

TF 15 Business Finder

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Vishnu is a freelance writer by night, works as a data analyst by day.