It's been a little while since we looked at personal WordPress themes, and there have been some great quality ones released since then. If you are a regular blogger who likes to let their words and images do that talking and doesn't require a million different options then today's post is for you.
Why not celebrate the new year of blogging by freshening up your personal blog - there is nothing like the boost you get from a new design so get your creative juices cooking by taking a look at these 30 hand-picked personal themes.
Creaytve is a clean, creative blog perfect for your stories and projects to shine. It features 9 custom post formats and beautiful attention to detail. It’s totally responsive & has a superb clean layout that makes sure the focus is on your content.
Reblog is minimal, clean and responsive wordpress theme for bloggers. Your blog will look awesome on all devices or screen resolutions. Fully optimized for faster loading time. Best to be used as a personal blog. Content oriented.
It’s handcrafted with care to meet the needs of creative entrepreneurs, small innovative businesses, hobbyists and bloggers.
Laveda is a clean, super flexible and fully responsive, retina-ready WordPress Theme, suited for your work, your blogging.
Trend is a unique looking template for agency, freelancer, bloggers or writers who want a simple, clean and spacious layout for their sites. There is no better way to present your personal blog and portfolio than with this WordPress template. Ensure your website stands out with Trend!
The Nerdy theme can be used to showcase your work with portfolios and can also be used for general blogging purposes.
An elegant blogging theme with an easy to use and intuitive page builder. The theme comes with custom meta boxes and menu colors.
Blogist is clean and beautiful personal blog theme with responsive layout and elegant styling. Blogist theme is content oriented and is very easy to install and setup.
Bussyet guarantees simplicity besides the modern and open-spaced layout. With support for several post format, filterable portfolio, theme options, and many more, Bussyet will be a theme that you won’t regret.
Charisma is a Premium Responsive WordPress Blog theme with clean design Very easy to customize with multiple header Design, advanced theme options, multiple layout, tons of very useful and handy shortcodes and comes with 6 post types.
Wonderful Word press Theme Is Perfect For Personal Blogs Magazine Sites, Modern and fully responsive, And Portfolio. Wonderful Looks Fun And Sophisticated You Can Have Fun On The Run By Posting Videos, Photos, Links and more.
Blatantly is a clean and simple, photoblog-style WordPress theme for sharing your interests. Use can use it as a blog or a minimal portfolio via the portfolio custom post type to showcase your latest work.
Penoolis is a personal blog WordPress theme designed for bloggers or writers who like a simple, clean and spacious layout for their blogs. Penoolis focuses on the most important thing from a blog, the content.
You can practically change any colors and font styles on Penoolis easily. You can made the style changes using our Theme Options and default WordPress theme Customizer.
While niche theme that push the boundaries of WordPress are great, WordPress's core purpose has always been blogging. With PersonalPress I decided to return to my roots, and create a traditional blog-style theme with a personal touch. PersonalPress is a great design for those looking to give their blog a fun and light hearted feel.
Polish up your blog with this silky-smooth design. My goal with this theme was to create something simple, refined, and well, polished! I hope this dark and “interfacey” design will be a welcomed addition the the ElegantThemes collection.
With its bright colors, bold text and flashy design, Glow is a great theme for anyone looking to make an impact. This theme comes with four color variations, and is equipped with the latest ePanel Theme Options page which gives you complete control over your blog.
Lightsource is a great theme for personal bloggers looking for a fun and brightly colored design. This theme comes with three different color schemes, 3 advertisement areas, an optional blog style layout, and more. For a full list of features, see the list below.
Basic is the first theme I have created specifically to embody a more traditional "Blog-Style" feel. Basic features a very clean, easy-to-read and traditional layout that focuses on displaying your content in an orderly fashion. The theme also comes with multiple color schemes, as well as built in advertisement management, a detailed theme options page and more.
With Bold I wanted to create something strong but also fun. This theme features a combination of bold typography, loose sketchy qualities and heavy textures. Bold features a robust set of theme options, as well as 5 unique color schemes. With its unique and playful style, Bold will surely help your blog stand out from the crowd.
ArtSee is an artsy design that was made for those looking for a simple and elegant theme. This template is perfect for portfolio websites, or blogs that seek a design that will accentuate visual imagery rather than overpower it. This theme comes with custom options pages that makes it editable via wp-admin - no CSS knowledge required.
This theme is great for those looking to transform their blog into a dynamic news portal. My goal here was to create a great basis for organizing information while still maintaining a stylish and elegant design.
For this theme I wanted to create a more personal feel. I strayed away from my usual "magazie-style" elements, and instead, tried to create a more classical blog-style design. Cion is great for anyone who wants to keep things simple while still maintaining a class appeal.
A grid-based, layout-shuffling theme with support for a wide variety of content. Create galleries, quotes, links, video, audio, or standard posts.
Clean, crisp, well structured, and with support for images, audio and video, Viewport is well suited to the online publisher who values different media.
Launch is an attractive theme for the personal blogger who likes to blog in style. Provides support for self-hosted video, audio, images, galleries and more.
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A classically designed theme for the blogger who takes pride in their appearance. Fully focused on the task of blogging and looks good doing it.
Attractive yet functional, Duplex is suitable for content producers at all levels; personal bloggers, online magazines, or full-blown communities.
A cleanly designed, well-structured and highly functional content theme for personal bloggers, online magazines and communities.
Now you can display loads of content in a beautifully simple and elegant fashion using Magnificent. Featuring a four-column homepage with 5 widget ready areas, you have many opportunities to customize your content display. The theme also features seven different colorschemes, which means there is surely a style that will suite your needs.
Origin is a stunning grid-based theme that tells a story through imagery. The theme creates a truly engaging experience by saturating the screen with your beautiful photos. The theme is also responsive, meaning it will look and work great on mobile devices as well. If you are an artist looking to showcase your latest work, or if you are a blogger looking to give your visitors a fun new way to browse your latest posts, then Origin is great choice for you!