WordPress has released version of “Twenty Twelve” theme for self hosted WordPress users. “Twenty Twelve” will be the new default theme for latest WordPress installation. As expected, it has minimal and light layout. However, backend of the theme adds much in demand “responsive” feature. The default “Twenty Twelve” theme has responsive layout adjusting automatically to different screen size of devices.
Front page template has its own widgets in this theme. It also has optional display font and styling for post formats on both index and single post pages. It has additional (and optional) full width layout with no-sidebar page template included in the theme. This can be ideal theme to kick start your WordPress journey or even start creating more awesome looking themes using this theme as base.
Gridiculous, as name suggests follow strict grid layout with prominent three columns at the top followed by featured sticky post area. It is a free HTML5 theme with responsive layout that adapts to mobile devices. Light weight theme also allows you to create unique header by selecting custom header image through WordPress 3.4 theme customizer.
It supports over 8 type of post formats including: Video, Image, Aside, Status, Audio, Quote, Link and Gallery. Look of the theme is further enhanced with use of stylish looking Google Web Fonts. An ideal theme, if you want content display to be bold and prominent coupled with subtle background, colors and look. Best part, this theme has been released as free download by team at Bavotasan.
If you are looking for simple blog layout like child theme for Genesis framework, then checkout Jemma. It follows blog layout structure of WordPress themes but with polished colors and nice font selection. It has colored top header with prominent search box and dark colored navigation bar.
It has 6 built-in color options including: blue, green, orange, pink, red and teal. Theme uses stylish “Google Web Fonts” to enhance its overall appeal. It is full responsive theme that adapts to desktop, tablet and mobile interfaces easily. Ideal for bloggers in love with simple yet stylish layouts with complete focus on the blog’s content.
Are you using WordPress for a website to showcase work and endeavours of Non Profit Organization serving social cause for the society? Foundation theme is an ideal solution for getting stylish layout for Non Profit organization’s online presence at no cost. This free theme is preloaded with all the sample content you need, including slide images to help guide you along a quick and painless etup.
It has 3 unique colors schemes with featured sideshow that display slides with your photos or even allows video embeds. It also has paypal donation setup that allow visitors to send donations to your Non Profit cause. For sure a simple and good looking theme for a quick setup of website promoting social causes.
Lot of users prefer quick tumble blogs as against heavy loaded blogs. It you love tumble blogging and plan to use WordPress platform, then checkout Launch theme. It is a free professional looking and easy on eyes theme for tumble blogs. It comes loaded with lot of features allowing you to stuff your tumble blog with lot of multimedia content in Tumblr style like add images, galleries, video, audio and more.
Few basic widgets are in-built: like that for adding Twitter, Flickr and Videos. An updated and neatly coded theme for your tumble blog journey powered by WordPress. It supports own self-hosted video, audio, images, galleries, asides, links, quotes and good old standard posts.
Are you looking for a base theme to start building your own custom child theme for Genesis framework? “Genesis Sandbox” is a free responsive theme you can use as start theme for creating different type of child themes for Genesis framework. It is a base theme which eliminates extra “fluff” styles from style.css and allow you to build own custom design easily.
Base theme has 1140 grid layout which is fully responsive. It contains two style sheet files for better control of design elements. Main.css is just a backup style sheet which contains all the default styles that come with the Genesis Framework. Besides being free, theme gets regular updates (as promised by publisher).
If you love clicking photos and want to share them with online world on a WordPress powered site, then Auto Focus theme will do justice to your camera clicks. Auto focus is a simple responsive photo gallery theme that comes at amazing price of $0 only.
Your photos will be prime focus in this layout. Theme also feature about section and latest blog entries on the homepage. With neat layout, lot of users should like this theme. Basic features include: 5 color schemes, responsive layout to make site ready for mobile and tablet users, Customizable photo galleries, Upload your own logo, or display site name in text and Widget-ready.
Name of the theme might indicate basic inspiration for the theme. Featuring big post title in cursive handwriting font is free theme with blog layout – cursive is creative and free theme for WordPress users. It will appeal to users who do not like plain Jane designs.
Even though default look is light background with dark foreground, Cursive has lot of creative design elements. It has lot of features found in premium WordPress themes. Feature list include: Multiple fonts, gallery, unlimited sidebars, fully responsive, making it fully adaptable to any device like iPad, iPhone, android. If you are looking for basic blog layout with elements of grudge, then grab free Cursive theme.