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If you are planning on developing an online directory, then WordPress is the excellent platform for your project.

Whether you are wanting to list local businesses, tourist attractions, events, or classifieds adverts, then these WordPress directory themes have got you covered. Some of the features that are found in these themes include Google Maps integration, front-end submission forms for accepting user-generated content, and plenty of monetisation options.

This WordPress Wednesday features 10 directory themes that are free and paid might be a great fit for you and your project.

1. DWT Listing

DWT Listing is a WordPress Theme that gives you complete freedom to create any type of directory or listing website design your pages on the front-end and witness your work instantly come to life. No Paid Plugins Needed, Everything Inside. Absolutely no coding required.

Price: $49.00

2. Weddlist

Weddlist is a professional wedding vendor directory WordPress Theme designed for wedding supplier and couples.Weddlist Theme suitable for all your Wedding Directory & Wedding Vendor.

Weddlist theme has feature like couple todolist,budget calculator,wishlist,couple add review on each vendor item,vendor can categorywise add/edit listing,real wedding concept added.

Price: $64.00

3. Olomo

Olomo is a listings directory WordPress theme with user dashboard. You can use it for directory listings for real estate, car dealership, restaurant, jobs, hotel and any other type of listings. Olomo has prepared multiple directory elements like Google Maps, reviews or submissions page, email to friends, share listing, send message and many more. It includes 3 Home Page Style, 6 Type of Listing Styles, 2 Type of Listing Detail Page and 20+ other Inner pages.

Price: $39.00

4. Findgo

Findgo is a listing directory WordPress theme that will help you create, manage and monetize a local or global directory site. Feel free to set your own goal and get your favourite spots listed online!

Price: $39.00

5. Craftory

Craftory is a directory Listing & job board WordPress Theme, and it is the most complete and thoroughly made solution for handyman, tradespeople, craftsmen or contractors businesses. This theme has been highly optimised for performance, easy search and eye-catch but straightforward navigation.

Modern design and lightspeed fast, together, are the perfect ground for extensive, nonintrusive functionality that Craftory has to offer. Registering providers or clients in few clicks, either from frontend or backend and automatic review system of already registered providers was never more straightforward. Behind that, you’ll be able to use the custom made users clicks analytics, which you can access at any time, and that will provide you with the necessary insight on each provider or job.

Price: $67.00

6. Directory Starter

Directory Starter is a starter theme for the GeoDirectory plugin, this theme is perfect to be edited directly or to create your own child themes. Directory Starter is a fully responsive Directory Theme that has been methodically coded to be lightweight and customisable.

Price: Free

7. Supreme Directory

This theme is Child Theme for Directory Starter which is featured above this item.

Price: Free

8. Directory

Directory is a unique theme concept, with the Directory Theme you can quickly create an online portal and submit your business listings. It uses the Google Maps API, and the backend of the theme is pretty straightforward and self-explanatory, so you won’t be confused if you know how to operate a typical WordPress site. The lite version of the theme also has many features such as responsive design custom background, custom header, menu positions, custom post types, theme options panel and full widgetized sidebar.

Price: Free

9. Robolist Lite

Robolist Lite is a modern, feature-rich theme for listing and directory sites. It has been integrated with the well built WP Job Manager Plugin, which enables you to add a list of any professions. The core objective Robolist is to give the information to the visitors as much as it can. The theme is loaded with the all the necessary extension which means tons of possibilities.

Price: Free

10. Business Directory

Business Directory is one of the easiest themes to build your presence online. This WordPress Theme is highly customisable and with the presence of several background patterns and Theme Options, You can have your own branded new site for your business or personal Use in minutes. Features templates for Blogs, Gallery, Fullwidth Page without sidebar and Contact Us Page.

Price: Free


WordPress Wednesday – 10 Directory WordPress Themes