WordPress is the fastest growing content management system on the web. While it started out as a blogging-only CMS, WordPress has quickly expanded to work for portfolios, ecommerce shops, business sites and more. As WordPress has grown, so have the number of themes available for it. But with the sheer volume of themes out there, it can be hard to find the right one for your website.
In this post, we’ve sorted the wheat from the chaff and picked the 50 top WordPress themes released in 2012 (or late 2011) that you haven’t seen yet. No matter what you are using WordPress for, you’ll find some themes below that will work for you.
35 Premium WordPress Themes
Sensational is a brand new theme that will make your website a true stunner. With different options and styles, it’s just amazing.
Splash is a 960-grid based theme with a fluid layout, and responsiveness. It’s perfect for review sites with the custom template included.
Top is a WordPress theme that uses a clean design, with awesome featuers and widgets. It’s also responsive and coded with HTML5 and CSS3.
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TruePixel is a fully responsive, widget ready WordPress theme that features a clean design. Customized for speed and usability, you’ll love the flexibility.
Rising is a premium WordPress theme that is responsive, compatible with all devices, with a beautiful design.
Right Now is a photography WordPress theme built using HTML5 and CSS3. Featuring a rotating full screen background, it supports images, video and over 450 Google fonts. You can manage images and change the galleries.
Alyeska is a personal and professional responsive WordPress theme.
Gleam WordPress Theme
Gleam is a flashy and smooth WordPress theme. Creating a unique experience, it lets you control everything and includes a full screen portfolio for added pop.
Streamline puts the focus back on what matters: Your work. Show the best of your work to your visitors with Streamline.
Chameleon Pro is created for bloggers who have a creative eye. A responsive theme, you will love the featured image posts, clean layout and theme options panel. Chameleon Pro is designed to look great on all devices.
Evolution is a theme that evolves and responds to the environment, such as screen size, display settings and more.
Sprout is a clean, magazine style theme that is responsive and features a beautiful, content-oriented design.
Foxy is a unique WordPress theme meant for fashion sites, businesses or anyone who wants to impact their visitors with big, bold images. The full size background catches your attention and pulls you into the site.
Reveal is a portfolio theme that shows off your work, with AJAX project viewing and built in responsiveness.
Pioneer is a new and interesting approach to WordPress. With a brand new front end system, you’ll configure your site directly without having to deal with tons of administration. It’s also responsive and packed with features.
Volumes is an asset to any creative professional. The sleek design makes it possible to display your work and make it look the best it can.
Ruskin is a resposnive theme that is SEO-ified to help you reach the best rankings. Search engines will find it visitor friendly and so will your users.
Radius has so much functionality built in, it’s crazy. You’ll love the fact that your portfolio is sortable, scalable, and responsive.
Eureka is a responsive layout, with a special image slider that shows off all your product images with a neat sliding effect.
Argentum is a WooCommerce theme, which is relatively new to the market. It’s optimized for mobile devices and is the perfect theme for selling anything you want.