35+ Best Free WordPress Themes for 2015

Bootstrap is one of the most popular front-end frameworks in the present and provides a free collection of tools for creating websites and web applications. It lets you utilize HTML, CSS and JavaScript to develop responsive websites that can fit mobile phones and smartphones. In 2015, web designers have sights set on improving this even further and building responsive sites that fit smart watches and TVs as well.

If you want to make a change this year, or just want some recommendations in this direction, check out some of the best free WordPress themes built with Bootstrap that we’ve listed here today.

parallax one

1. Parallax One
Parallax One is a simple and elegant theme that can be used for any purpose. It comes with a clean and beautiful design, created to put content first. The theme’s classy look is enforced by a trendy parallax effect, hence the name of the theme. Parallax One comes with a shop section, a smooth scrolling, and a modern appearance. Overall, a highly customizable WordPress theme.Features:

  • responsive,
  • parallax effect,
  • custom logos, icons, and menus,
  • multiple color schemes,
  • tons of social icons,
  • Google Maps integration.
Price: $0

 

zerif lite

2. Zerif Lite
An interactive theme, designed to be a single-page theme. It has a full-width image in the background and a simple white menu bar at the top. The main colors are black and white, but some sections skip from classic to a more vivid light green, yellow or red. The design overall is an elegant and classic one.Features:

  • clean and validated code,
  • parallax effect,
  • WooCommerce integration,
  • theme options panel,
  • localization (complete translation),
  • responsive design,
  • easy contact functionality.
Price: $0

 

zblackbeard

3. ZBlackbeard
A fully customizable theme, meant for any kind of purpose. You can use it for blogging, business or portfolio websites. ZBlackbeard provides a full-width static header and has a friendly and colorful design, with great animations and interactive sections. Every feature, along with the smooth parallax scrolling, give this theme a modern and catchy look.Features:

  • responsive layout,
  • easy to customize,
  • parallax effect,
  • easy contact functionality,
  • modern widgets,
  • animations.
Price: $0

 

virtue

4. Virtue
Virtue is a simple and nice theme for small businesses. It has a clean design, with a fully white background, a slider, widgets, a blog which supports video posts, and an online shop integrated. Virtue has an elegant look overall.Features:

  • photo gallery,
  • WooCommerce,
  • responsive,
  • video post formats,
  • clean design,
  • widgetized,
  • customization options.
Price: $0

 

zifer

5. Zifer Child
Zifer is a theme created for photography websites. The theme has a modern look, photo galleries and pictures within the posts. It looks more like a photoblog. Zifer has an elegant look, a responsive layout, widgets and social links. If you’re either a professional photographer or an amateur, this theme could be what you need.Features:

  • responsive layout,
  • photoblog layout,
  • social media optimized,
  • modern widgets,
  • easy to customize.
Price: $0

 

rokophoto lite

6. RokoPhoto Lite
A great and catchy theme created for photographers. It has a full-width header image and various photography sections, presented on a white background. The sections are organized by categories. Every post has a full featured image. When you scroll down they show up with a fade-in effect. You can notice the simplicity of this theme, which makes it elegant and classy.Features:

  • responsive,
  • customization options,
  • translation ready,
  • photo-blog design,
  • social buttons.
Price: $0

 

zerius

7. Zerius
A fully customizable theme, meant for any kind of purpose. You can use it for blogging, business or portfolio websites. This theme has a friendly design, with colorful buttons and animations, and interactive sections. The parallax effect and the lazy loading make it truly elegant. All these elements give it a modern look.Features:

  • one-page layout,
  • parallax effect,
  • WooCommerce integration,
  • Contact Form 7,
  • responsive design,
  • modern widgets.
Price: $0

 

simple business

8. Simple Business Theme
Simple Business Theme is a minimalist theme, with simple design, simple widgets, simple sections and a simple blog. It comes with a homepage slider, a clean look and customization options. It’s up to you to make it look great.Features:

  • multiple page layout,
  • photo-friendly layout,
  • FontAwesome icons,
  • SEO, scripts and custom CSS,
  • responsive layout.
Price: $0

 

flat

9. Flat
An elegant and catchy theme for bloggers. Its rainbow-colored background gives it a nice particularity. It has a modern, yet simple design, with great widgets and an upright menu bar on the left side of the page.Features:

  • clean minimalistic design,
  • responsive layout,
  • translation ready,
  • modern widgets,
  • custom colors,
  • photoblog usage.
Price: $0

 

alizee

10. Alizee
A fully responsive theme with a Pinterest-like layout. It has a minimalist design that can work great for a blog. The menu is simple, with orange characters on grey background. Apart from the navigation menu and the header image, the rest of the page has a very light pink color. The theme is fully widgetized. Also, it has a video category for users who want to post vlogs or other videos.Features:

  • fully responsive,
  • Pinterest inspired,
  • parallax header,
  • custom widgets,
  • togglable menus.
Price: $0

 

flat sky

11. Flat Sky
A nice theme for blogging, magazines or review sites. The design is modern, catchy and colorful. The theme looks clean and comes with a static background image and great widgets. The overall look of Fat Sky is a friendly one.Features:

  • responsive layout,
  • translation ready,
  • photoblog usage,
  • minimalist design,
  • customization options.
Price: $0

 

ward

12. Ward
A nice and simple WordPress theme, fully customizable! It can be used by bloggers, writers or artists. You can post photo galleries with it, embed videos and create sticky posts.Features:

  • fully responsive,
  • fully customizable,
  • custom CSS editor,
  • bold typography,
  • color options,
  • create galleries using Jetpack.
Price: $0

 

sparkling

13. Sparkling
A minimalist theme, with a simple white design, meant for bloggers, small businesses or for photographers. The theme provides a gallery section and a blog-like homepage, with a Revolution slider. It’s widgetized and social optimized.Features:

  • responsive and flat design,
  • Retina-ready,
  • featured slider,
  • plugin support,
  • WooCommerce,
  • unlimited color options.
Price: $0

 

harmonic

14. Harmonic
A good-looking and elegant WordPress theme that can be used for blogging, photography websites or any kind of business. Harmonic has full-screen background images that smoothly slide from one to another due to the elegant parallax effect. The design is modern, clean and comes with all the necessary tools for promotion.Features:

  • responsive layout,
  • portfolio post format,
  • sticky posts,
  • social icons,
  • custom headers, backgrounds, menus, and widgets.
Price: $0

 

point

15. Point
Point is a free simple theme for blogging. It has a minimalist, yet modern design, with white backgrounds. It comes with user rating / review system, ad spaces, and multiple widgets.Features:

  • responsive,
  • SEO optimized,
  • custom widgets,
  • unlimited backgrounds and unlimited colors,
  • HTML5 and CSS3,
  • advertisement ready,
  • built-in related posts,
  • translation ready.
Price: $0

 

restautant theme

16. Restaurant Theme
A very classy theme meant for restaurants or other food and drink related places. The design offers a home-like feeling when you view it. It has light colors like pink, blue and grey, and an overall friendly vibe.Features:

  • responsive design,
  • fully editable,
  • custom post types and post formats,
  • multilingual,
  • 80+ shortcodes,
  • multiple color options.
Price: $0

 

newsmix

17. News Mix
A theme designed specifically for magazine websites. You can choose between the full-width style or the boxed-width style when using it. The two versions are basically the same, it’s just the background that makes the difference. It’s a theme created for sports magazines and designed in three colors: white, black and red. Also, it is optimized with specific categories for news websites, like popular posts, most reviewed posts, photo galleries, recent posts, comments and archives.Features:

  • responsive layout,
  • custom widgets,
  • HTML5 and CSS3 tableless design,
  • customizable layout,
  • unlimited sidebar,
  • localization support.
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Price: $0

 

celestino

18. Celestino
This is a portfolio theme, simple, yet great and interactive. It is fully customizable and you can modify it the way you prefer. The navigation menu and the overall aspect of the theme give it a modern look. Every category from the menu has a specific icon. The white and the silver keep it elegant and clean. The homepage has eight styles, so you can have it the way you like.Features:

  • fully customizable,
  • responsive layout,
  • four portfolio layouts,
  • custom widgets,
  • shortcode manager,
  • photo gallery and video gallery.
Price: $0

 

inkness

19. Inkness
A great theme that can be used by many kinds of websites, but it would work especially for blogs. It has a full-width image on the front page and topics organized in a portfolio style below. This theme is one of those more classic and simple. It makes it very easy for the user to follow the content and it’s also well widgetized.Features:

  • fully responsive,
  • responsive slider,
  • full screen slider,
  • Retina ready,
  • CSS transition effects,
  • user-friendly time/dates.
Price: $0

 

fulby

20. Fulby
This is a free theme that comes with many options for your homepage. You can choose from the beginning how you want the header: slider, video, parallax, grid, skins, fixed grid or shops. You have a variety of options for your website header. Overall, the theme looks clean and has many categories: video galleries, photo galleries, posts with text only, normal posts, image posts and more. You can find a variety of multimedia combinations as well. The theme is very interactive and catchy.Features:

  • video slider responsive,
  • horizontal widget bar,
  • new color system,
  • responsive layout,
  • gallery and video support.
Price: $0

 

photography theme

21. Photography Theme
An elegant red-and-black theme for professional photographers, full of modern features. Every section’s content has fade-in effects, and the homepage comes with a nice photography slider. The gallery is customizable and supports photo, video, audio and slideshow formats, which can be organized the way you like.Features:

  • responsive design,
  • multilingual,
  • fully customizable,
  • shortcodes,
  • multiple color options,
  • custom widgets.
Price: $0

 

wembley

22. Wembley
A theme created to fit portfolio websites. It’s simply designed, on a very light grey background and shows your portfolio in a classic three-column style. Also, the theme has a blog category, in which you can write about your projects presented on the site. Your creations will become the first attraction for the visitors on such a simple design.Features:

  • custom logo,
  • responsive layout,
  • style settings,
  • welcome section,
  • banner setting.
Price: $0

 

govpress

23. GovPress
GovPress is a simple white and blue designed theme, created for government use. The first thing you’ll notice on this page is the search option, so that everyone interested in a specific topic can find it on the website. The navigation menu is friendly, with specific icons in each category. The content is nicely presented, looking more like a blog. You can add your favorite widgets on the homepage and other things you need.Features:

  • responsive layout,
  • custom header and backgrounds images,
  • homepage, sidebar, footer widgets,
  • no vendor lock-in, so you can easily move your data at any time.
Price: $0

 

zenith

24. Zenith
This is a wedding theme, if you are interested in this topic. The design is simple, with a white background and a full-width main image. You can post stories, photo albums, and keep the news updated on the blog.Features:

  • responsive,
  • widgetized,
  • style customization (color, logo, blog, widgets),
  • banner settings,
  • photo galleries.
Price: $0

 

adament

25. Adament
Adament is a minimalist theme that has a fullscreen slider on the homepage and a couple of content sections. This theme can be used especially for blogging, but it can also be great for small news websites.Features:

  • customizing options,
  • banner settings,
  • fully responsive,
  • portfolio page,
  • photography template.
Price: $0

 

mynd

26. Mynd
A great illustrated theme for portfolios and blogs. It can be a great solution for creative people. Its look is an elegant and simple one. The portfolio section supports both photography and audio-video files. The theme is interactive and has great animations.Features:

  • parallax backgrounds,
  • 100+ shortcodes,
  • revolution slider,
  • 10 different header variations,
  • Mega menu with icons,
  • Ajax loading.
Price: $0

 

fashion agency theme

27. Fashion Agency Theme
A nice and elegant theme for fashion agencies, with great animations and galleries. The theme can be used for photography, any other arts or creative portfolios too. The galleries support many formats and can be organized by choice. The homepage provides some excerpts from the galleries, which are presented like a portfolio.Features:

  • custom post types and post formats,
  • fully customizable,
  • filterable portfolio,
  • 80+ shortcodes,
  • multiple color options,
  • built-in theme customizer.
Price: $0

 

unite1

28. Unite
Free WordPress wedding theme, with a fully responsive and flat design. The aspect is elegant and clean. Unite provides an online shop section, great widgets and various post formats. Also, it offers a nice photo gallery layout powered by Jetpack.Features:

  • Retina ready,
  • featured slider,
  • WooCommerce,
  • translation ready,
  • unlimited color options,
  • plugin support.
Price: $0

 

ta music

29. TA Music
A nice black-and-red theme created for musicians and bands. It provides a handful of styles so you can showcase your albums, galleries, and videos effectively. There’s also a full-width homepage slider.Features:

  • responsive design,
  • grid layout,
  • various post types,
  • social links.
Price: $0

 

photographer portfolio

30. Photographer Portfolio
This is a nice theme for photographers who want to transform their passion into a career. It has a minimalist, yet modern design, dominated by whitespace. The color combinations used here create a friendly and warm feel.Features:

  • responsive structure,
  • parallax effect,
  • lazy loading effect,
  • custom post types and post formats,
  • 80+ shortcodes,
  • fully editable.
Price: $0

starter

31. Starter
Starter is a modern portfolio theme built with Bootstrap, with full-width images and an interactive look. Created on one single page, it fits perfectly for people who would like to make their presence known on the web and promote their work. In a combination of white and blue-grey, the elements elegantly slide from one to another when clicking on them. The main background picture completely fills the screen and the buttons have fade out effects. Apart from the single page, the theme has a separate blog area.Features:

  • clean design,
  • responsive,
  • SEO friendly,
  • built on a single page,
  • parallax scrolling.
Price: $0

 

flat theme

32. Flat Theme
Another simple portfolio theme, but more colorful. It has a full-width image on the front page, plus a simple dark blue menu at the top of the homepage. Green, white, red and blue will offer you a more friendly view when accessing the website. The theme can be used for blogging, portfolio presentation or business.Features:

  • 100% search engine optimized,
  • fully responsive layout,
  • shortcodes,
  • custom post type.
  • valid XHTML and CSS with jQuery.
Price: $0
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