If I am not wrong, almost 80% of bloggers use a free theme or template for their blog. And it becomes very compulsory to know the best available alternatives before switching or uploading a WordPress theme first time. There are more than 10 free WordPress themes in which you can see one your blog will be rocking on. Being a web designer and a UX developer, I am very passionate about themes and templates. So I am presenting my collection with quick demonstration of blogs made on them.
The all time favorite WordPress theme of bloggers is Hueman. Many of my blogger friends including me are using this amazing template to make their blog look attractive and impressive. The Theme is designed with the perfection and each and every part of the layout is customizable from the Theme Options and I enjoy doing experiments with the color scheme of my blog on this theme.
Just is my in my favorite list because so many blogs hosted on this theme which I am following are rocking. JustWrite is a clean, responsive and 100% customizable WordPress development example by Acosmin.
ColorMag is one of the hottest WordPress designs and the best choice for technology bloggers. If you ask me for a template for technology, ColorMag will be the quick answer to that question. ColorMag by ThemeGrill dominates any other magazine styled free theme and I am in love with this one.
Dazzling is yet another wonderful creative project delivered by ColorLib. The theme is apparently a copy of sparkling by colorlib while a few features are added to make it much better. Alike Hueman, Dazzling is also a fully customizable theme.
AccesspressMag theme can win the battle of free magazine like themes for your WordPress. Amazing slider and Featured posts area is the point of attraction and red on black color scheme looks elegant. You get so many custom widgets attached with the theme file like Follow me widget and share post option. The first look of this killer WordPress theme can make you stuck to this theme for so long and I bet this.
Gadgetry is a perfect WordPress theme for technology, gadgets or Software reviews blog. With a Homepage posts slider, you can show featured posts of your blog while grid and standard both the views are very eye-catching on this layout. Talking about the color scheme and font, there are so many color schemes and custom fonts option which can be changed as you like.
You can use Fashionista theme if you are a fashion or lifestyle blogger. A black and White looks great and the content focus score is amazing. Two menu container and single sidebar layout with large images standard post view is tremendous.
I believe that your blog will be looking awesome on any of the above theme if images used wisely. Let me know which one are you using.