I thought a nice first post for the new year would be to look at some of the top WordPress theme shops. These theme shops are all brilliant, well established shops creating amazing WordPress themes. So whether you are a beginner to WordPress or a pro these shops are sure to have something great for you and your clients.
I’ve used themes from all of these shops at one time or another and can highly recommend them all. Between the 5 they offer over 270 high quality Premium WordPress themes. I’m sure you’ll be able to find the themes you’re looking for at one of them.
Top 5 WordPress theme shops
Beautiful WordPress themes for a great price. Cssigniter have a great selection of Premium themes (and a few free ones) suitable for a wide rang of businesses and blogs. The themes are incredibly easy to set up and ideal for beginners. While there themes don’t include as many options as some others, they’ve cut a lot of the stuff you won’t need and focused on the stuff you do need.
Cost: $39 – full access to all themes for a year
Number of premium themes: 36
Number of free themes: 2
Themes Kingdom have just celebrated their 2 year birthday and I’ve been a big fan for almost as long. They have many high quailty and original themes to choose from, suitable for all types of website. They’ve recently re-designed their own website and it’s looking better than ever!
Cost: 1 single theme – $25. Access to all themes for a year – $50.
Number of premium themes: 42
Number of free themes: 6
Coupon code: Use ‘BIRTHDAY02′ for 30% off.
Elegant themes offer fantastic value for money and quality in their WordPress theme membership. Working out to be costing you less than $0.50 per theme. With over 79 themes it’s hard to not find a suitable premium theme to suit your needs. They also have some fantastic plugins including a drag and drop theme builder so you can literally design your own theme with no coding knowledge at all.
Cost: $39 for standard membership. $89 for developer membership (includes all plugins)
Number of premium themes: 79
Number of free themes: 0
With an impressive 86 Premium WordPress themes WooThemes is a very well established and respected theme shop. They also offer one of the best and most used E-commerce options for WordPress – Easily turning your website into a fully functioning online shop. They offer many free themes so feel free to try them out before you make a purchase.
Cost: 1 theme 70$ standard (Plus 2 free themes), 150$ developer (Plus 2 free themes), Club membership $125-200 joining fee then monthly payments of $20
Number of premium themes: 86
Number of free themes: 16
I was a newcomer to Themefuse a few months ago, but since have become a big fan. So much so I even use one of their themes for this blog. Themefuse have a great framework behind all of their themes and are constantly updating and tweaking it to make it even more powerful. Their themes have many options making it easy to edit and set-up even for beginners.
Cost: Single theme $49-79, Membership $199 initial payment and $17 each month
Number of premium themes: 27
Number of free themes: 1
Coupon code: Enter ‘HappyNewYear’ for 50% off!