The Top 19 WordPress Theme Developers

by in Toolkits on 26th Jun 2014 · 0 Comment
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Nowadays, the saying “time is money” has reached a whole new level. So, when it comes to the constantly innovating technology in the web industry, everybody is looking for fast solutions. If you want to advertise your business, whether it’s a restaurant or a spa, or maybe create a blog or start a magazine you need a website.

The easiest way to have one is to turn to WordPress. When using WordPress you are guaranteed that there are many web designers out there, who create amazing themes that are really easy to use, so you can take your pick. Here is a list of the top 20 best WordPress themes developers.

WordPress Theme Developers

1. MeanThemes

Trust us when we say that the strongest case to be made for MeanThemes would be for you to go visit their website right now. These guys have been around for over a decade and it shows. Their themes are some of the best that money can buy. Their designs are fresh, elegant and suitable for a wide array of customers, from small businesses to multinational corporations. Browse their portfolio and be ready to be blown away by their skill and talent. MeanThemes is the team to turn to if you want either a WordPress or a Ghost theme. They pride themselves in being one of the best teams of designers and developers around and they can back it up. Seriously, just browse their portfolio and you’ll see.

If you’re looking for any extra reasons why you should buy a MeanThemes theme, we’ve got them. The team is dedicated to creating excellent work relationships with all their clients and to this end, they design every theme with ease of use and install in mind. To add to this, upon any theme purchase you’re assured to have a dedicated support system that will answer your every need in 48 hours or less. Impressive, right?

MeanThemes

2. Solostream

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Here’s what you need to know about SoloStream: their mission is to make themes for you that are easy to use and accessible no matter what your background is. Whichever type of future or current website owner you happen to be, be assured the team has a solution for you to make sure you get out on the internet and make your own mark. Some of their most important values are: simplicity, freedom, integrity and growth and they’ve managed to effortlessly integrate them in their work.

Take a look at their portfolio and see just how diverse it is. With a current count of 33 themes and more on the way, the odds of finding what you’re looking for with Solostream are very good. What’s more, the team will offer you anything you need from technical support, to tutorials, support forums and whatever else you might need in order to get your website up and running along with Solostream themes.

Solostream

3. WPZOOM

If you’re looking for a theme for your future website, WPZOOM might just be the right place for you. They offer a wide range of more than 50 themes that are very diverse so you will definitely find a suitable one for your business. All of the themes are very well-designed and very easy to use and most of them are also optimized to work on any device. Some of the best templates are the ones for magazines, blogs or recipes because they are well-organized and can encase all content and still look clean and not messy. So if you have a content-heavy site, the WPZOOM themes might be the best choice. If you’re having trouble with your theme you can find documentation and answers to frequently asked questions on the website’s support center, or contact the team and you promptly get the help you need. Go ahead and start browsing. You’ll surely find what you’re looking for on WPZOOM.com.

WPZOOM

4. Shape5

Shape5 offers a great variety of responsive themes that run smoothly on any device. The themes are highly customizable, thanks to the Vertex Framework, you can create an unlimited number of layouts, change colors or fonts. The Vertex Framework also features a Flex Menu system that can help you set menu items and make columns and a Drop Down Panel, a slide down panel which appears at the top of your site and contains six module positions. Besides functionality, Shape5 also focuses on aesthetics and provides the user with many beautifully designed themes for any kind of business or hobby. If you encounter any problem or have any questions, the team will promptly offer support.

Shape5

5. Skywarrior

SkywarriorThemes may sound like a team of tough guys, but you’d be surprised to find out just how open and ready to listen to what you want or need they truly are. The team prides itself on some of the best fantasy-related websites out there, but haven’t failed to put out themes closer to the human element with their offers in social reach and crowdfunding. Check them out and see how amazing they are.

Skywarrior

6. ThemeIsle

The crew of pirates from ThemeIsle is a fun team of professionals that offer more than 15 well-designed themes from which you can choose the one that suits you best whether you’re looking for a blogging theme, a business theme or a music theme. They all look amazing and original, are easy to install and very easy to use. The team sees the client as a partner and provides him support and any information he might need.

ThemeIsle

7. ProteusThemes

ProteusThemes is a team of professional web designers that create very easy to use and attractively designed WordPress themes. Their focus is on responsiveness, so all of their themes are optimized to run on any sort of device. Besides, what makes the themes stand out is their loading speed and the fact that they work smoothly under all conditions. The team focuses on creating the best customer experience, which means they provide support and answer promptly any questions you might have about their items.

Proteus Themes

8. MintThemes

If you want your website to stand out with a clean, elegant look, MintThemes is the perfect choice for you. Their prices start off at $79 and you’re sure to get your money’s worth. Your website will be instantly memorable, highly functional and easy to use. Don’t hesitate to contact the MintThemes team with any questions or issues you might have and you’re assured to get first rate assistance.

MintThemes

9. PixFlow

If you’re looking for a talented, versatile and dynamic team of designers and developers, PixFlow is everything you need. They offer everything from website design, to videos and graphics. They’re adepts of the less is more principle and would rather let their work speak for them and trust us, it speaks volumes.

PixFlow

10. TeslaThemes

If you’re looking for a fresh feel for your website, look no further than TeslaThemes. They offer Multipurpose WordPress themes for a variety of categories that supply clients with professional websites with beautiful layouts.

In addition to this, TeslaThemes is offering an exclusive discount to all users that are looking to buy one of their WordPress themes or a subscription, just use the code TESLAPROMO to get 20% off your desired product.

TeslaThemes

11. InkThemes

From InkThemes you can get any theme you want starting at only $59. There’s a great assortment of more than 40 themes you can choose from. Whether you’re looking for simple, serious and business-like themes, or fun and entertaining ones, InkThemes is the place you’ll find the one that fits you best.

InkThemes

12. Pixel Union

Besides providing a wide range of highly functional and visually appealing themes that are also customizable, the Pixel Union team also offers support through a support center where you can browse theme documentation and find answers to frequently asked questions. If you still need help you can contact them and help will be provided in no time.

Pixel Union

13. Hogash

Go on to the Hogash home page to check out their latest theme. With prices starting at $55/theme, it offers SEO optimization, custom pages, increased flexibility, cross browser compatibility and clean design. In addition, the team offers you full documentation and extensive support upon purchase. What are you waiting for?

Hogash

14. QodeThemes

QodeThemes offer some of the best retina multi-purpose themes you’ll see. They will make your website animated and interactive and will help you fall in line with some of the hottest trends in web design right now. All of the team's themes are aimed at giving your website a much sought after eye catching effect and provide your visitors with the best possible user experience.

QodeThemes

15. AIT Themes

The first theme presented by AIT Themes is Langwitch, a theme with built-in multilingual support, where you can choose from 16 world languages with a single click. All of the other themes are also very well-designed and look amazing, from the Hobby theme to the Medical theme. The team provides support and can help you with any problem you have with your theme.

AIT Themes

16. Obox Themes

Smooth functionality, elegant design, enhanced user experience and first rate customer support. This is all you need to know about Obox before browsing to their home page. Once there, you’ll be able to see that they offer some of the best themes available for a wide variety of categories like blogs, ecommerce, business and portfolios. What are you waiting for?

Obox Themes

17. Themes Awesome

An interesting variety of original themes awaits you on Themes Awesome where the team comes up with new templates every other month. With a great visual design, the themes are also highly functional and compatible with any device. The team offers support and has very good fees starting from $35/ single theme subscription.

Themes Awesome

18. ShopitPress

ShopitPress provides its clients with some of the best themes out there. Each theme they put out comes with full documentation and tutorials, is fully compatible with all browsers, works within ShopitPress’s very own framework and gives you full control over the look and feel of your site. Go on to their homepage and have a look around, their team guarantees new themes every month so you’ll have plenty to choose from.

ShopitPress

19. Kubasto

With a great experience in building templates, Kubasto provides a small range of uniquely designed and highly functional themes. They are also creating personalized themes so if you need a unique design, go ahead and contact them. For example take a look at Kino.Lab, a cinema theme created for the Centre for Contemporary Art. It is a very easy to use theme that is also very well organized.

Kubasto

Conclusion

Building good WordPress themes is one of the best ways of getting your skills noticed, which is something the above listed developers have achieved. This method of being noticed has been bandied around for a long time now, and for those wishing to start a freelancing career, this could be the way to go – at the very least, it gives you something to put in your portfolio, and at best it could put your name in front of potential clients.

Have you built any WordPress themes and released them either free or for purchase? Do you think that creating themes is a worthwhile thing to do to further your online presence? Please share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.

Jane is a freelance graphic designer with a passion for writing and photography. She is currently working on several projects and loves the minimal style.