10 Most Popular WordPress Web Templates of 2017


WordPress website is one of the most popular blogging websites besides Blogger. It offers services for anyone who wants to run a blog as a hobby, or even the websites of few News Giants like, TIME. Your website can be about anything for that matter.

From Food Bloggers, Fashion Bloggers, Photo Journalists to a Product Selling website or a student writing fan-fictions instead of doing their school work, it’s for anyone with an idea to share. You can buy WordPress themes, too.

To make your website/blog look cool, you can use different kinds of WordPress Templates. Which are used to alter the appearance of your site. While there are many templates divided into categories to fit specific needs of the creator like WordPress Business Themes, Food related themes or Music related themes or even Premium WordPress Templates, there are many other templates which you can use on any kind of work you’re creating based on your choice.

If you’re willing to shell out some money into your project, then Custom WordPress themes can help you even more to adjust to your choice of appearance.

If you’re already using WordPress, you might know all of this and also how easy it is to change a template on your site or blog.

So, here’s a list of 10 Popular Templates on WordPress in 2017:

  1. Shop Isle: A visually pleasing theme for an E-Commerce website.1
  2. viaWordPress E-Commerce Themes are great if you’re looking for a template to sell your products. A stunning image in the background is an amazing way to entice new customers.

    -Flexible on all the devices. Meaning, if a customer opens the website on a mobile device, the page adjusts to the specific device.
    -With the features it has, you don’t have to spend much time on formatting or connecting a payment gateway.
    -Maybe the biggest reason to go for this Theme, if you’re tight on budget, is that it’s free!
    The flexibility you’re getting for a free site is pretty nice.

    Demo of their Theme: https://themeisle.com/demo/?theme=ShopIsle&ref=4560#

  3. Barnelli: A theme designed especially for Food businesses or Restaurants.

    It caters to all the needs a Restaurant would want for its website.

    -One can reserve a table directly from the website.
    -Full-Screen Video to show what they can expect from the restaurant.
    -Shows Open/Close.
    -Multiple other small but important features that make your experience worthwhile, leading to customer satisfaction as well.

    Demo of their theme: http://demo.yosoftware.com/wp/barnelli-1/

  4. Sydney: A WordPress Business Theme for the entrepreneur in you.3
    The full screen slider sure makes it easy to navigate.

    -Translation Ready Option, to reach customers globally.
    -Gives you options to display the business numbers like, Customers, Products sold/Services offered, Employees, etc.

    Demo of their theme: http://demo.athemes.com/sydney/

  5. Oshine: A theme with 29 versions to choose from.4
    A creative theme best suited for Photography and Portfolio themes.

    -One Page Website.
    -Video Backgrounds.

    Demo for their theme: http://preview.themeforest.net/item/oshine-creative-multipurpose-wordpress-theme/full_screen_preview/9545812?ref=cirvitis&clickthrough_id&redirect_back=true

  6. Divi: An easy to use Theme with multi-functionality.
    -Instant Designing. Where, it gets updated as soon as you edit.
    -Drag and Drop Interface. The best option one can have to save time.
    -20+ Pre-made layouts.

    Demo of their theme: https://www.elegantthemes.com/gallery/divi/

  7. Story: A versatile theme with many Styles to choose from.6
    A multi-purpose theme, best for the creative ones.

    -Full Screen Slider, for easy navigation.
    -Documentation, to help you with setting up the theme with screenshots, videos and instructions.
    -Custom Background Sections.

    Demos of their theme: http://pexetothemes.com/demos/story_wp/front-page/

  8. X: A very popular multi-purpose theme that offers variety of styles to choose from, for different kinds of projects.
    Accessible on all devices.

    -Theme Option Panel. With this, many number of features can be edited.
    -One Page Sites.
    -Drag and Drop Interface.

    Their Theme’s Demo: https://theme.co/x/

  9. TheGem: A high-responsive Versatile Theme with over 50 demos.
    Over 50 templates to choose from, for almost any kind of project one might need.

    -Best for SEO.
    -Easily customizable with 250+ styles.
    -Drag and Drop interface.
    -Premium Sliders.
    -Translation ready.
    -Unlimited Page Layouts.

    The theme’s Demo: http://preview.themeforest.net/item/thegem-creative-multipurpose-highperformance-wordpress-theme/full_screen_preview/16061685?redirect_back=true&ref=cirvitis

  10. Fevr: A Top-Notch multipurpose theme, with flexible and wide range of options to choose from.9
    Premade Page Templates are available for quick work.

    -Product Carousel.
    -Unlimited Layouts.
    -Multilingual Ready.
    -SEO Optimized.
    -Drag Drop Page builder.

    Demo of their theme: http://fevr.luvthemes.com/promo

  11. Avada: I saved the best for the last. This is the number 1 selling WordPress Theme.
    They’re now #1 Selling Theme since past 5 years.-200+ Premade WordPress designs. They’ve the best WordPress design templates.
    -Drag and Drop interface to easily create the template you need.
    -Advanced Theme Options.
    -Customer Support and development.
    -Responsive with all devices.
    -Fully Customizable.
    -Translation support.

    Demo for their theme: https://avada.theme-fusion.com/


To make your website more attractive to customers, you need to take it up a notch, and that can be done by these stunning themes.

While there are so many best WordPress designs to choose from, out of which few are free and few are paid, it depends on your preferences and resources.

Happy Template Shopping!