WordPress themes: Blogging your thing…with a zing!

The next time you start composing a blog post about your favorite topic, or if you have decided to create a blog for your interior design career, just stop a while and ask yourself:

  • Are the WordPress themes you are using really appropriate for the subject at hand?
  • Do your themes really inspire you when you need creativity the most?
  • Will your themes make your readers come back for more?

If you answered “no”, or are unsure about the answer to any of these questions, then it’s time for a change.

Why not experiment with these top 5 WordPress themes and see if that makes a difference.

Best of all, they’re ALL FREE!

Surely you can do better than this, right?



Or maybe you’d like to keep things all Professional? Great for commercial blogs and E-commerce stores, this theme can be used if you plan on making your blogs about topics such as:

  • Business
  • Finance
  • Technology
  • Sports
  • Community events

This theme features rich animation capabilities throughout the site, and that will rivet your readers and keep them coming back for more! It is fully “translation ready” too, which will extend the range of your posts to other languages as well. A favourite blog choice by E-commerce and product related blogs makes it a great general all-rounder no matter what type of site you are using. Check out The Water Softener Critics Website here, which is a water softener comparison website using this blog theme to their advantage.



If you are looking for something truly eye catching and appealing, then try Sparkling up your posts with this theme. Dynamic and versatile in its design, the Sparkling theme can be used for any number of blogs, including:

  • Health related topics
  • Financial posts
  • Business subjects
  • Photography
  • and other personal subjects

This theme has been developed with Bootstrap 3, and that means you’ll find it extremely handy for mobile use (which is VERY important if you run a business) Your viewers will be able to flawlessly read your posts using their smart phones, tablets and laptops. And you don’t have to do anything more to make that happen. It’s all been taken care of!



Looking for something more on the “personal” side of things? Well then, the Fictive theme has been designed with just YOU in mind!

  • Use this theme to quickly personalize your blog space with a personality that’s uniquely yours.
  • Use that favorite picture from your collection as your header image.
  •  Add some of your personal favorite links to websites, social sites and other blogs 
  • Include a customized Gravatar that tells everyone what YOU are all about!

A selection of Post Formats, Widgets and Custom Menu options will give you Blog posts some additional character that’s uniquely YOU!



If wining and dining is your business, then the Restaurateur theme is precisely what you are looking for! Designed especially with restaurateurs like you in mind, this theme offers:

  • A static home page template
  • A large image slider
  • A dedicated area for widgets
  • Excellent flexibility and control over colours
  • ..and plenty more!

The best part of this theme is that it comes packed with an add-on that makes menu management a breeze. You’ll be up and running in no time at all!


High Tide

If your blog is about the great wild outdoors, then High Tide might be worth checking out. Fully responsive, this theme is predesigned to allow your blog to be viewed on any device, whether desktop or mobile. You’ll also get:

  • 220 Google fonts to play with
  • 4 pre-selected color schemes to experiment with
  • Custom Widgets
  • Footer and Sidebar widget areas
  • …and plenty more!

The theme also comes with documentation that lets you do much more with your theme than meets the eye!



They say variety is the spice of life. Well, it’s also a trait that can jazz up your blogs and make them more appealing to your audience. But most of all, using some of these free blogging themes will inspire your creative juices and put you in the mood for writing that next post.

So go ahead and try them all out.

You’ve really got nothing to lose – they’re FREE!


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