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Yesterday you have seen the sixth post roundup all showing you the freshest WordPress Frameworks & Plugins that been released through 2015 and today we are still following the WordPress path and showing you what were some of the best free and premium WordPress themes that been developed through out the year. Once again I would like to just say that not every Themes is in today’s roundup of the best WordPress themes.

January

Eptima Lite – Free Theme

eptima-lite

The Eptima Lite Theme is incredibly responsive, clean and multipurpose WordPress theme which suits to nothing but the best in the industry. It is specially created for corporate giant, a business holder or creative agency. Eptima packs modern features that are aimed at giving your website an edge over others. It comes with useful widget to facilitate impressive display of fields like architecture, construction company or portfolio site.

HomeTown

Hometown is a WordPress Theme that been built for Real Estate related websites. The theme comes with a elegant & clean design and it comes with lots of features like property search, property slider, property map with stylish markers, front end user login & register, front end property submit & edit, payment integration with PayPal, dsIDXpress IDX Plugin support, WPML plugin support, custom widgets, various templates, well designed theme options & meta-box, Google reCAPTCHA support and much more

February

Farben Basic – Free Theme

farben-basic

Farben Basic is a lightweight and fully responsive HTML5 theme. Use the Customiser to add your own header image, page layout, site width and more. Distinguish each post with one of the eight supported post formats, such as: Video, Image, Aside, Status, Audio, Quote, Link and Gallery. Install JetPack to display each of your galleries through a tiled view and jQuery carousel.

A1 – Free Theme

a1

A1 is a lightweight, faster, clean, super flexible and bootstrap based responsive theme for business or personal websites. A1 Theme is built on top of Twitter Bootstrap which means that your site can be displayed on every device (pc, laptop, mobile devices, tablets etc) without horizontal scrolling. It has got custom widgets, theme-options etc in order to get it customized as per your need.

merch

The WordPress theme, Merch was designed to do one thing very well; sell your products. So with this theme don’t overload your customers with a page filled with distracting links and choices. Get them on your site, by adding products to their cart, and checking out. This theme has been carefully designed to generate the least number of clicks for your users to get what they want and put cash money in your pocket.

The Merch theme offers; simplicity and a great customiser experience. On top of that, it’s a great experience for you. The entire theme is carefully crafted and built with WordPress standards which means you’re getting a solid product with the least amount of worries.

candidate

Candidate is a unique and professionally WordPress theme that will be suitable for any nonprofit organization, such as charity, political campaign etc.. The theme includes all the needed tools such as Visual Content Composer, the VC Form Builder, Theme Punch’s Revolution Slider and this theme comes with a powerful settings panel that will help you to build a really good website.

flawles-hotel

The Flawles hotel WordPress Theme will let you relax in comfortable and cozy way, those are exactly what your visitors could feel surfing your new hotel and resort website by putting simplicity and ultimate experience on top, The theme provides minimal and classy design with handy back-end customiser, Typography setting and AWE Shortcodes to help you to be the best and  display your spacious places of your hotel. Significantly, the theme is tailor-designed for hospitality business with built-in accommodation display pages, rooms & facilities management system and online booking supported by WooCommerce.

March

Auberge – Free Theme

auberge

Auberge is responsive, retina-ready, modern restaurant and café WordPress theme. Supports Beaver Builder page builder plugin, Jetpack plugin to create a food menu, Schema.org markup, Theme Hook Alliance action hooks, translation-ready code, header slideshow, customizable colors and layout, and other cool features.

GeneratePress  – Free Theme

GeneratePress

GeneratePress is a fast, lightweight, mobile responsive WordPress theme built with speed, SEO and usability in mind. Create your website just the way you want it using the Customizer and see the changes take place right in front of you before you publish. GeneratePress is mobile responsive, W3C Markup Validated, Schema.org microdata integrated, search engine friendly, cross browser compatible (including IE8+), WooCommerce compatible, BuddyPress compatible and 100% translatable. GeneratePress has 8 widget areas, 5 navigation positions, 5 sidebar layouts and much more. Available in English, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, French, Norwegian, Polish and Czech!

ambrosia

Ambrosia is a modern, elegant and classy design for your restaurants, bars, bakeries or coffee shops, Ambrosia supports Visual Composer – a handy Page builder to help you customise front-end and back-end just in drag and drop and you website is ready to tell tasty stories behind each special dish. Not finally, Ambrosia is integrated with WooCommerce for online order and Opentable for reservation solution, positioning your business at first-class rank and satisfy your customers’ convenience.

mensch

Mensch is a personal WordPress portfolio and blog theme for awesome creative folk around the world. Mensch has been built with a content-first approach, Mensch has a fixed widgetized sidebar w/ custom logo support, hidden off-canvas blog menu, four masonry homepage portfolio templates, responsive mobile menu and large legible typography. Mensch integrates seamlessly with the popular WordPress plugin Jetpack for full portfolio management, custom logo, favicon, extended gallery and widget management. Mensch also supports the awesome Live Theme Customizer and comes packed with flexible settings for theme setup and customization. Naturally responsive, Mensch displays your work thoughtfully all the way down to your handheld device and ensures an intuitive user experience with access to blog post listings across every single template.

everline

Everline Wedding WordPress Theme, coming with elegant and modest appearance, will be a meaningful WordPress theme for Wedding, Engagement and other event purposes. Its stunning beauty, fashionable clean look and proper execution, accompanying with making use of Visual Composer, WooCommerce, WPML, The Events Calendar and Revolution Slider plugin, will help you to own an awesome wedding site for your happiest day. Everline supports RTL and It will adapt automatically to the screen size of the device and display all the content in an intuitive and simple way.

reviver

Reviver is an Ultimate WordPress + Woocommerce Theme that is extremely customizable, easy to use and fully responsive. Suitable for every type of business, portfolio, blog and ecommerce sites. Great as a starting point for your custom projects. Reviver includes 15+ layouts and skins and its very beautiful on mobile devices.

April

Advent – Free Theme

advent

Advent is a lightweight, clean, super flexible and bootstrap based responsive theme for business or personal websites. Advent Theme is built on top of Twitter Bootstrap which means that your site can be displayed on every device without horizontal scrolling. This theme has custom widgets, theme-options etc in order to get it customized as per your needs.

Fara – Free Theme

fara

Fara is a simple masonry theme that displays your posts in an elegant, content focused manner. It includes color options, logo and favicon options and Fara also lets you use any font from Google Fonts.

Sensible WP – Free Theme

sensible

Sensible is a responsive, multi-purpose theme which can be used for any type of website. It is a flexible theme which can be used to help build an online presence with attractive features. We made this theme with everyone in mind. Business? No problem. Are you a Agency?, Knock yourself out. Just trying to get a blog up? This theme is perfect for it. This theme is completely customizable through the WordPress Theme Customiser.

piero

Peiro is a stunning and professional Corporate/Freelance/Agency/Creative theme, this theme comes with a clean, modern and crisp design perfect showcasing your business/creative work. The theme is perfect for corporate, creatives, freelancers, photographers, fashion and music, we have created some stunning ready to go pages for you to launch your site with ease.

frame

Frame Magazine Responsive WordPress Theme is a pretty designed wordpress theme especial for news and magazines web sites. But it can be used by any other website. The theme is fully responsive and will work perfect on your PC, laptop, tablet or mobile phone. We spent a lot of time to make the design unique and the result is impressive.

You can change the visual Theme Skins using Theme Options panel. You can paste your custom color and change the color scheme on all the site. You can upload a custom background (color, image, pattern). You can change the fonts (select from 600+ Google Fonts). With Frame Theme you can do everything you want.

minimalize

Minimalize is a Fully responsive, flexible, and minimal one-page portfolio WordPress Theme. Comes with dark and light skins.. Use it to showcase your brand into a single page, to create product promotion page, landing page etc. Mimimalize allowing you to customize, and re-order any section and get creative with all possible layout options with various assets like sliders, header variations, shortcodes, carousel, Galleries, Masonry blog, portfolio sections, Contact Forms, Infinite Scroll and more! Admin Panel with endless possiblities to modify layout, styling, fonts, and colors easily.

Woo-Commerce support to build your shop in minutes, WPML multi language plugin compatiblity, 2 premium touch enabled & responsive 2D, 3D slider show plugins included, Parallax background option with images and video (self-hosted, youtube, vimeo) added with SEO friendly semantic markup etc.,

Builder Construction Architect Renovation – Premium Theme $58

construction-theme

The theme is built for Building Services, Architecture, Engineering, Cleaning Service and other Construction related services and it is suitable for any kind of small business activity – Maid, Maintenance, Painting and Decorating, Refurbishment, Partitions & Ceilings, Plastering & Rendering, Carpentry & Joinery, Built in – Furniture, Flooring, Plumbing and others. It has purpose oriented design and comes with Opening Hours, Free Consultation / Appointment Form, practice areas, case results, Q&A and team members pages.. It is suitable for users with zero programming skills as well as advanced developers.

May

Big Pix – Free Theme

big-pix

Big Pix is a pretty standard blogging theme, albeit with a real focus on large format images on the home page and archive pages. The post pages also use a full sized featured image, not unlike the style popularised by Medium. You can easily upload your own logo and favicon, or change the default colour scheme to anything you like. It is also has dedicated widget areas for pages, posts, archive pages and the home page so you have a great deal of flexibility over the content on these page types & of course this theme is fully responsive.

PixelHunter – Free Theme

pixelhunter

PixelHunter is a simple, clean and responsive blog theme, this theme will greet the visitors of your site with the content they are after insted of some flashy content. PixelHunter puts content first in a cleanly laid out Google* Now like cards (with similar cool animation).

Navigation and Sidebar are both off-canvas and revealed when required with cool transition. Some of the notable features include: Scroll-to-top, Author bio, Drop-caps on posts, infinite scroll (via JetPack), smooth animations, comes with social media out of the box, stylish header with your own background image, custom logo uploader, unlimited colours schemes and so much more.

thefox

TheFox is the New ultimate multi-purpose WordPress theme. It is clean, got the newest design, super flexible, responsive, working with the awesome Visual Composer and created with a powerful admin options panel, this theme is what we call multi-purpose, using the multiple style of TheFox you will be able to create any kind of website, the possibilities are endless. This theme developer have their own support forum if you have any questions or problem, the theme also comes with lifetime updates and we are trying to keep adding new thing in every update. TheFox is super intuitive to use and really user friendly, TheFox include Visual Composer so you won’t need to code anything

Unik – Premium Theme $48

unik

Unik is a multipurpose WordPress theme packed with lots of creative components and awesome effects (sticky menu, Parallax, smooth transitions, neat CSS3 animation, image lazy loading, quick preview of portfolio items and much more).

This premium layout has a modern look and feel and provides a great user experience. It’s fast, light and smooth (optimized to target 60 frames per second). Unik is the ideal choice for a personal site, portfolio, creative agency, business site or any other related project and Unik is packed with plenty of premium features and plugins (included for free): Revolution slider, Visual composer, WPML compatibility, responsive design, 500+ font icons, custom typography and much more. All these are powered by the Tesla framework, that will allow you to easily customise your theme as you wish, your imagination is the only limit!

June

Delish – Free Theme

Delish

Delish is a free WordPress theme that comes with clean, modern, minimal and fully responsive design well suited for blogs and magazine websites. Theme can be used for personal, photography, fashion, nature, health or any other creative and minimalistic style website. Delish theme is highly customizable with unlimited color options, several widgets and much more that can be adjusted via Theme Customizer. It features SEO friendly structure, logo upload, social media icons, popular post widget and translation ready setup.

ZBlackbeard 1 – Free Theme

Zblackbeard

ZBlackbeard is a modern responsive WordPress Theme. It’s perfect for web agencies, digital studios, corporate, product showcase, personal and business portfolio.

Oblique – Free Theme

oblique

Oblique is a creative masonry theme that works great for fashion or general bloggers. Amongst the features you will find a a parallax header image, full color control with unlimited colour variations, easy access to all Google Fonts, responsive design etc.

Lariz

Lariz is a multipurpose WooCommerce theme with square look applying the latest flat-design style trend. It’s perfect either for ecommerce site, online boutique or creative business website. With Responsive feature, you no need to worry about losing sales just because your potential customers failed to load your website page completely using any device (mobile, tablet or PC).

CompanyLaw – Premium Theme $48

company-law

CompanyLaw is the perfect WordPress theme for any lawyer website, for both large and small practices. With a range of custom posts specifically designed for attorneys and those in the legal field, CompanyLaw will make it faster than ever to create a website for the legal profession. Show of your recent cases, practice areas, office and team members quickly an easily using the custom posts. Simply add your content and CompanyLaw takes care of the hard work.

CompanyLaw comes with a powerful theme options panel and an options panel in each page as well. So now you can completely customize your site without touching any code. Control everything from site layout, typography, SEO, custom styling and so much more. Take control and make quick changes that will wow your clients.

July

Franz Josef – Free Theme

Franz-Josef

Modern & beautiful responsive theme built on a solid framework that delivers sharp and crisp design on even the highest pixel density devices. Perfect for businesses and individuals alike.

MH Squared Lite – Free Theme

MH-Squared-lite

MH Squared lite is a free responsive magazine WordPress theme that is just waiting for your contents, this magazine theme gives you the ability to create an awesome-looking online magazine or a dynamic news website using a modern and sleek layout that is fully-customisable using the advanced theme customizer and an array of custom widgets. For more features and options you can upgrade to the premium version of MH Squared.

Avocation – Free Theme

avocation

Avocation is a lightweight, clean, super flexible and bootstrap based responsive theme for business or personal websites. Avocation Theme is built on top of Twitter Bootstrap which means that your site can be displayed on every device (pc, laptop, mobile devices, tablets etc) without horizontal scrolling. It has got custom widgets, theme-options etc in order to get it customized as per your need.

spiral

Spiral is ideal theme for any agency like creative design agency, web development agency, PR agency, fashion agency, as a theme for startup company or well established company. It would also look great for product or service landing page or product microsite.

With great collection of elements to choose from and present your product it is ideal theme for any startup company.

Spiral is taking advantage of latest technology, big screens, and touch features. All the elements are big, with big margins to make them work on touch and look great across all screen sizes. Clear section structure makes it easy to find and differentiate the elements.

Buffalo – Premium Theme $43

buffalo

Buffalo is modern and creative responsive WordPress Restaurant Theme. It is perfect for any Restaurant, a small Restaurant, Food take away, Drive through, 5* Hotel Restaurant, Street Food, Food Court, Bakery, Pastry Shop, Coffee Shop, Bar, Pub, Tea Stoll, Catering Service any Food business and personal Chef web sites. (Luxury restaurant – American grill – Italian style – Asian food), Theme is designed to comply with these requirements and all the latest trends of web design.

You will enjoy lots of customization Options, you could get to choose from hundreds of Google fonts, add your custom font, edit the colors, choose a full width page layout or boxed layout, Powerful Short code Option, Amazing One-On-One Email Support and Revolution Slider plug-in will help you to make your site colorful within the day. Several options menu navigation this theme is perfect for your Restaurant website.

Merceria

Merceria – Responsive WooCommerce Fashion theme is a new WordPress theme for fashion shop. We have included 5 defined layouts for home page to give you best selections in customization. You can mix between all home page layouts to get a different layout for your own website.In this theme, we include some of amazing features like Product Quick View, Product Zoom, Product Sale Countdown and Product Carousel.

When customers browsing products, they can add products to shopping cart quickly & easily with Ajax feature as well as remove products from shopping cart.This theme supports Contact Form 7 and Google Map for your contact page, we can bring to customers a easy way to contact by email. We also have MailPoet plugin to make the newsletter feature for your website.

August

BLDR – Free Theme

bldr

BLDR is a multipurpose WordPress theme which uses Site Origin’s page builder plugin to help craft your pages with ease and precision. Insert our pre-made home page layout and populate with your own content for a powerful website that is easy to manage. BLDR was created to be a limitless solution to WordPress web designers, it use BLDR to run a powerful, efficient, and beautiful website to fit your needs. There are infinite possibilities for BLDR, so download today and start creating.

Golmart – Premium Theme $58

golmart

Golmart is a creative WooCommerce Theme that is a multi-shop purpose, sophisticated, clean & professional design, high quality code for best WooCommerce WordPressTheme. It is perfectly suited for any kind of shop websites, e-shops, portfolios, , blogs, marketing or technology websites, photo, services and others. Built with Bootstrap and CSS3 this creative theme is fully responsive design ready for the perfect look on any device. It is touch screen optimized, Easy to customizable, Editable layout, colors, styling, fonts and more.

This theme can be easily modified to your needs and style. You get tons of layout possibilities and unlimited variations. What’s more! With a variety of 8 eye-catchy homepage layouts and awesome woocommerce features such as Visual Composer Elements, Ajax Shopping Cart, Quick View Product, Product Wishlist, Golmart is really an ideal place to choose shopping theme for your online business. Golmart always wants your shop to look amazing and loved in your customers’s hearts.

InHost – Premium Theme $58

inhost

Inhost – a powerful corporate WordPress theme provides you with immense application to any website you are going to create. Covered by sophisticated and clean design and developed with the highest applicability in mind, Inhost is suitable for all kinds of website whether it is about Hosting, Business, Corporate or design agency. It embraces everything needed for a modern website: 100% Responsive and Retina ready, 5 Homepage layouts including One-page option, WHMCS integration, Visual Composer page builder and tons of ready-to-use shortcodes.

WP Industry – Premium Theme $48

wp-industry

WP Industry is a premium business theme developed specifically for industrial, technique, engineering or machinery businesses. Theme is elegant, modern and easy-to-use flexible, modular and responsive layout. Theme includes lots of features like Drag & Drop page builder, unique page builder blocks etc. You will receive a detailed documentation along with additional features like Unlimited color schemes, Google webfonts, custom widgets and page builder blocks etc. Functions are based on solid back-end Redux framework.

September

Cannyon – Free Theme

cannyon

Cannyon is an elegant, modern and beautiful free WordPress theme built with HTML5 and CSS3. The clean, modern design can be used for any type of website: business, corporate, portfolio, products, etc. Theme comes with nice design concept and responsive layout. This theme is suitable for all type of devices. Responsive design is based on twitter bootstrap framework. Theme is developed by myThem.es. We carefully handcrafted this theme with a strong focus on typography, usability and overall user-experience. It’s very quick to setup and easy to customize. It also comes with free support, we care about your site as much as you do and will do what it takes to help in any way possible.

Jax Lite – Free Theme

jax-lite

Keeping its design to only the essentials, Jax Lite is a creative WordPress theme that has everything you will need to create the most eye-catching WordPress websites with a contemporary minimalist flair, with a masonry layout to create the most stunning photo showcases.

Aspact – Premium Theme $59

Aspact

Aspact is ultra responsive, retina ready, and built on Twitter Bootstrap framework. It features a clean, modern and interesting design, packed with the super powerful TouchSize Layout Builder which offers unlimited possibilities and options. This theme Page Builder is at the core of this theme, giving you full control over your website and lets you create sites that suits your needs. The builder incorporates some incredible features making it one of the most versatile themes on the market . If you’re looking for a theme that will offer you the possibility to create any website – Aspact is the one.

Peace – Premium Theme $49

peace

Peace is an insurance agency WordPress Theme designed for insurance company, individual agent, small insurance company or other companies with insurance & financial related services.Peace is modern, clean & professional layout makes sure your insurance agency builds trust.

Peace template has a lot of features like Slider, insurance product gallery. Find an agent, claim center, Agent, Single Investor, Financial report, Annual meeting Reopen – Download, Career, Wizard form, call to Actions, How it works & many short codes.

poison

Poison is a professional and easy-to-use One-Page / Multi-Page Styled Music WordPress theme. A theme dedicated to music lovers, music bands, musicians, DJs, producers, film makers, labels or organizers of events and festivals. Perfect for the entertainment industry.With Poison you can display your tour dates, discography, videos, images and sell your band merchandise. The theme is to rock, share and deliver the latest information from the music world.

October

Himalayas – Free Theme

himalayas

Himalayas is modern style free one page parallax responsive WordPress theme. Inform your visitors all they need to know right from your home page without requiring to go to the other pages. Himalayas can be used for business, portfolio, corporate, agency, photography, freelancers and almost any kind of sites.

Mediaphase Lite – Free Theme

mediaphase-lite

MediaPhase is a versatile multi-purpose WordPress theme which is suitable for business and corporate users, online shops, bloggers and digital agencies. It has a full-featured homepage template which is available boxed or full width, multiple blog templates so you can have a traditional blog layout or grid based layout. eCommerce capability using the WooCommerce plugin.

It’s fully responsive so looks great on desktops, mobiles and tablets with a tidy mobile navigation menu. The theme makes use of the Customizer so you can set up your homepage just how you like it, from adding a hero image, call to action ribbons and buttons, features areas with fontawesome icons, about us text, meet the team widgets with social media profile links, latest news, client logos and footer widget areas. The header has space for contact details, email and phone number, a social media menu so you can link to your profiles and integrated search area. Lots of neat typography and post styling along with things like built-in pagination, breadcrumbs, default thumbnail images.

Inspirado – Premium Theme $59

inspirado

Inspirado is a modern WordPress theme that was made to make you look awesome on any size of screen. As Inspirado is ideally a theme for any agency like creative design agency, web development agency, PR agency, fashion agency, as a theme for startup company or well established company. It would also look great for product or service landing page or product microsite.

With great collection of elements to choose from and present your product it is ideal theme for any startup company.Inspirado is taking advantage of latest technology, big screens, and touch features. All the elements are big, with big margins to make them work on touch and look great across all screen sizes. Clear section structure makes it easy to find and differentiate the elements.Built with the latest technologies like HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, and with SEO in mind it will help you get on top!

Owlshop – Premium Theme $59

owl-shop

Owlshop is a Woocommerce Responsive WordPress Template suitable for any kind of Fashion Shop, Gift Shop and all kinds of marketplace business that needs a feature rich and beautiful presence online and this theme been built using Bootstrap 3 so that make it a fully responsive theme that works perfect on all kind of resolutions as well for mobile, tablet, desktop having medium and large screen.

November

Resi – Free Theme

resi

Resi is a clean gallery theme which showcases beautiful picture collections for all photographers. Resi is responsive, retina ready, and perfect for high resolution photo collections. Easy to use, it’s as simple as adding posts with Image post formats.

Jakiro – Premium Theme $59

jakiro

Jakiro is truly a sleek and powerful fashion shop WordPress Theme that provides all the tools you need to launch a successful online fashion store. It comes with cool theme features that will help you give your customers an awesome online shopping experience. The Jakiro design owns a visual attractiveness and it is absolutely ideal for fashion, watches, jewelry and so many more. This modest fashion theme is awash with customization options that allow you to edit the look and feel of your theme to match your brand or represent your agency/company.

hairsalon

Hair Salon is created for hair salons, beauty salons, hairdresser, massage parlours day spas, medical business, beauty centre and beauty treatment businesses. Hair Salon is very flexible & easy to use with tons of great features. Hair Salon offers everything you need in a minimal, modular and amazing hair salon website. The theme develoeprs have already studied over a hundred of successful beauty websites and found out all interesting ingredients that make an awesome website in real life.

December

BeFit – Free Theme

BeFit

BeFit is a simple, flexible fitness, personal trainer responsive WordPress theme catering to gym, yoga, pilates, muscular, health club, fitness, trainers and other alike businesses. It can be used for multipurpose use and is also suitable for photographers, business, corporate and other personal websites.

Explorer – Free Theme

explorer

A very cool theme inspired by file explorer. Created in 48 Hours Theme Challenge.

Heartify – Premium Theme $44

heartify

Heartify is a powerful multipurpose responsive WordPress Theme suitable for medical and health related businesses. Its fresh and clean design makes it applicable for corporate websites, personal blogs, product-oriented sites as well. It looks great on tablets and mobile devices due to its responsive design and retina graphics. Our Theme comes loaded with a great deal of various page layouts, content elements, working contact form, twitter widget and much more.

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The Best HandPicked Goodies of 2015: WordPress Themes Edition