7 Free Best WordPress Themes for Your Blog or Website

Last Updated on: May 01, 2022

Themes enhance the looks of your blog or website. A beautiful theme makes your blog look more appealing. Today in this post we will share some of the best free WordPress themes that you can install on Your blog or website.

We have spent a lot of time in researching and finding out the best themes for you.

Best Free WordPress Themes for Blogs

1. OceanWP

The first theme that we are introducing is OceanWP. It is an elegant theme through which you can design any kind of blog. It is a light weight theme and is being used by many people. It has very good rating on Wordpress and has around 3310 ratings. It can be called as a perfect theme as you can customize it according to your needs if you are using WooCommerce for your ecommerce store. 

It gives you the power to optimize your site for both mobile and desktop view. It works will most of the page builders like elementor and Beaver Builder. You can check the demo of the theme from the link shared below

2. Newspaper X 

The next theme that we would love to share with you is Newspaper X. If you are running a news blog then NewspaperX would be the best choice of theme for your blog. It is a beautiful theme which displays all the news in an organized manner. 

The best part is that you can place a horizontal ad between posts on your home page. It displays the post in the form of columns. It becomes easy for  visitors to negate in your blog. The default combination in the free version is a combo of grey, white and black colour. When you hover your cursor on the featured image it tends to zoom out. The theme has 5 star rating on Wordpress. So, what are you waiting for! Try this theme now

3. Astra Theme 

This is one of the best free theme which are used by many bloggers. Talking about the number of downloads, it has around  2.2 lac downloads. It is a light weight theme and does not affect your site’s performance. It has beautiful layouts and gives you the option easy customization. You can set transparent headers for your blog or choose a sticky header, choice is yours.

It is fully optimized for page speed and SEO. Not all sites are made keeping in mind the SEO perspective. Some of the features that Astra offers are post Pagination, faster loading, easy header and footer customizations. It also works well with WooCommerce. It is one of the theme which is recommended by most of the professional bloggers like Harsh Agarwal. So, just try this theme for free and do share your opinion in the comments section below. 

4. Hestia

Hestie is beautiful theme for small businesses like restaurants, wedding planners, event organizers etc. You can also use it for your blog if you sell some kind of digital services like content writing. You can set it up on your blog for free. It has very good ratings on WordPress and are loved by many people. You can add a photo gallery, and a slider on the home page  of your blog. You can add a travel map. The best part is that the theme is SEO friendly and works well with most of the plugins. 

5. GeneratePress

Let us now introduce you to a theme which will give you the speed and performance you have already desired for your blog. It is free to use and occupies very less space. It is compatible with most of the plugins and you can use it without hesitation. Page builders like Elementor and Beaver makes your pages look more appealing to your readers. 

GeneratePress works well with most of the page builders. If you wish to sell some services on your blog then need not worry it will work with WooCommerce too. It provides a good navigation to your blog,you can add drop down menus, add 5 widget boxes etc.

6. Moderne

It is a unique theme which will showcase a mix of retro and the modern design. The theme is simple and enhances the appearance of your blog. You can create a magazine type of blog using this theme. All your featured posts can be displayed in a feature slider. You can customize the slider manually and can select the posts that you wish to feature on the top. It also offers you full post layout.  So, why don’t you try it for your Wordpress blog.

7. SuperMag

Supermag is one such theme that offers the maximum feature and that too for free. We ourself have used this theme on one of our tech blog. This theme offers you a moving slider that looks elegant. It shows all the latest posts in it and it automatically changes whenever a user scrolls your home page. After the slider it will show the featured post. You can also add an ad banner in the header. By default it gives you a colour combination of light blue and white. It offers a menu section in which you can add all your pages. Headers and footers can easily be optimized and third party plugin codes can be added in with basic knowledge of Wordpress. In terms of design we will rate it 8 out of 10. So, if you have started a new blog then you must try this theme for your blog. 

Wrapping up:

So, these were some of the themes we recommend for your blog. You can check the demo of these themes and can try their preview before activating them for your own blog. Stay connected with Indibloghub Blog for more such Wordpress and Blogging tips. Don’t forget to share which theme you liked the most and why! 

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