It is a time taking process to develop your own theme with some specific features, however there are several free and premium themes are available on different theme portals. But sometime it goes longer to select your favorite theme for your niche website or blog. Here is your guide to choose a free theme with your generally required features.
First of all you should be aware with your choice and niche before start finding a free WordPress theme. If you are going to launch a sports, magazine, business, ecommerce, social or any other niche website you need to choose the niche theme to make your website more user friendly.
Once you selected your niche before finding out your layout to present your content. It’s time to know the best portals to choose a free WordPress themes. You should know the appropriate theme collation portal from the given list.
WordPress.org is the safest place to choose free WordPress themes, however some of the sites are also providing simply codded themes.
See More: Free Themes vs Premium Themes
Things to Consider while Choosing Free Theme
- Check the theme’s cross browser compatibility especially on Firefox, Chrome, Opera and Safari
- Check that theme is responsive or not, it should compatible for all mobile devices along with PC
- It is sensible that to choose free WordPress with encrypted codding is prohibited
- Check the codding of that theme as there are some hidden codding that may use for spam purposes
- The free themes are not very advanced so you have to add your own features by installing WordPress plugins
- Check the search features of the free theme, which is one of the most user friendly features in a website
- Theme should be compatible for social media icons, because social media has an integral role in the promotion of your website
- There would some other blogs would be using the same theme, check those websites to get customization ideas as well as browse that website on smartphone and tablets
However, again we strongly recommend WordPress.org to get free themes or you may select a premium theme that will be better if you are interested to use free WordPress themes or plugins.