Choosing the right theme for your WordPress blog can be extremely overwhelming.

Many beginner bloggers spend days and sometimes even months figuring out the perfect theme that represents their brand and style.

I did the same thing. I tried and tested more than 10 themes to find the best one for me.

Now when I look back, I wish I had rather spent that time creating quality content and building up my audience. (I’m yelling at myself right now!)

Anyways, I don’t want you to spend your valuable time and energy trying and testing different themes and that’s why I’m here, writing this post.

In this post, I’ll go over the 10 best WordPress themes which I believe are suitable for bloggers from any niche. These are clean, light-weight and clutter-free themes that will help you design an attractive blog that your readers enjoy spending time on.

You can’t go wrong with any of these themes…PERIOD!

So, are you excited?

Let’s get right into it!

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10 Best WordPress Themes For Bloggers

1)Divi Theme

Divi, without a doubt, is the first on my list of themes that bloggers will love.

Divi is a powerful theme created by Elegant Themes. It is seen as a mega theme by many bloggers- including me- because it is user friendly and fully customizable.

It allows you to take full control over the design so that you can customize every little thing on your blog using drag and drop editor.

How cool is that!

Moreover, Divi is completely responsive and works effortlessly on mobile devices.

It has 800+ pre-made website templates for every niche that you can think of. If you don’t want to start designing from a blank page, this can be a great option for you.

If you’re a complete beginner who wants to design a custom website without messing with coding and custom CSS, Divi is the way to go.

Features

  • Drag & Drop page builder
  • Fully Responsive
  • Inline text editing
  • Full control over blog design
  • 40+ website elements
  • 800+ premade templates
  • 24*7 customer support
  • Risk-free Guarantee

Pricing

At the time of writing this, Divi costs around $89/year. If you want lifetime access to this theme, you need to pay a one-time fee of $249. With a lifetime access plan, you get lifetime support, lifetime updates.

They also have a risk free guarantee that means if you’re not satisfied with the theme and how it feels, you can get your money back within 30 days of purchase.

2)Victoria By Bluchic

If you’re a female blogger or you have a blog that is focused on feminine products, you’re gonna love this theme.

This theme is clean, lightweight and SEO-friendly.

I just love the hero image with a call to action at the top of the page. It can help you boost the conversion rates and grow the email list faster.

Victoria is completely compatible with WooCommerce so you can easily start a business website, eComm platform, and a blog using it.

It is coded with SEO in mind and allows you to use schema markup wherever required.

Features

  • Responsive design
  • Above the fold call to action
  • SEO-friendly
  • Promo boxes
  • Social media icons
  • Easily customizable
  • Compatible with WooCommerce
  • lifetime free updates

Pricing

You can get this theme at a one-time fee of $79. Unfortunately, they don’t have a money-back guarantee so any purchase you make is final. However, you can check the demo of the site, get the feel of it and decide whether it aligns with your brand and style.

3)StudioPress Themes

I can’t imagine the list of best WordPress themes without StudioPress.

It is SEO-Friendly, clean, attractive and mobile responsive. Blog and website owners want their websites to open quickly, effortlessly, and remain secure. This is something that StudioPress themes offer.

Yoast is currently using this theme, and so are some other top-level websites.

Everyone that used the Studiopress themes has little or nothing to complain about. Apart from it being lightweight, clean, mobile responsive, and secure, it offers automatic updates and possesses incredible design.

StudioPress is currently powered by the Genesis Framework, with Genesis Plugins available.

For those who’re complete beginners, it comes with Youtube Tutorials and a team of supportive experts to help.

Features

  • Responsive design
  • SEO-friendly
  • Easily customizable
  • Faster loading time
  • clean and lightweight
  • Unlimited support for 1 year
  • Unlimited updates
  • Unlimited Websites

Pricing

StudioPress is the home for many stunning WordPress themes and they all have different price packages which you can check out here. They also have a 30-day return policy for any theme package.

4)GeneratePress

If you’re looking for a free and multipurpose WordPress theme, GeneratePress is a great option.

GeneratePress is currently used by 200,000+ sites worldwide and has more than 1000 5-star reviews. From the reviews I saw of this theme, I had to put it here.

It has both a free and premium version. The latter comes with a plugin that can be installed with the free theme. The Premium version allows you to have access to some advanced features.

This option is fantastic for those performance-focused users that love to adapt and change the way their blogs or websites look like.

When you use GeneratePress, your website has access to fast page load time, more customization features and great customer support.

Features

  • lightweight (less than 30 kb file size)
  • Airtight security
  • lightning-fast speed
  • SEO friendly
  • Compatible with all popular plugins and page builders
  • Full control over design and colours

Pricing

The GeneratePress Premium theme comes with a really affordable price tag of $49.95. With this package, you get 1 year of free updates and priority support. However, you need to renew your license key (optional) if you need future updates and support.

There’s also a free version available which you can use if you don’t want to spend money.

5)Astra

Well, well, well! This theme right here is my favourite WordPress theme…PERIOD!

I’ve been currently using this theme on my blog and I can’t recommend it enough.

Update: I no longer use Astra as I switched to this theme right here. But I still love and recommend Astra for beginners who don’t have extra money to spend on a paid theme.

It is clean, ultra-fast and clutter-free. Just how I would like it to be.

If you’re a beginner and don’t have money to spend on premium themes, this is the best option for you.

It is compatible with almost all WordPress page builders. I use Elementor with a free version of Astra and its killer combo!

If you need more advanced customizability options, there’s also a premium version available.

Features

  • Lightweight (less than 50 kb file size)
  • Fully optimized for speed and performance
  • Optimized for SEO
  • Schema integrated
  • Pre-built website templates
  • Easily customizable
  • 24*7 Support

Pricing

Astra has both free and Pro versions available. You can buy Astra Pro at $59/year. They also offer a 14-day refund policy in case you’re not happy with your purchase.

6) Refined by Restored 316

Refined is one of the classic and timeless themes offered by Restored 316.

This theme like many other themes on the list is simple yet attractive, easily customizable and built with SEO in my mind.

If you promote your blog on Pinterest, you gonna love this theme! it comes with custom Pinterest graphics which you can edit to fit your brand and style.

Note that you’ll need a genesis framework for this theme.

Features

  • Custom Pinterest Graphics
  • sticky announcement bar
  • Strategically placed opt-in forms
  • Optimized for Glutenberg
  • Customized logo and colours
  • SEO optimized
  • Unbreakable security

Pricing

You can purchase this theme at a one-time fee of $75. Unfortunately, they don’t have any refund policy in place.

7)Avada

When I visited ThemeForest, a large marketplace for WordPress themes, I realized that this theme has raked in more than six hundred thousand sales. This is why Avada is one of the best premium WordPress themes in existence.

If you have watched the Avada theme demos, there is an excellent chance that you would have been tempted to purchase it, as the demos outline the numerous features that one can access.

Avada also has a page builder tool that allows customization. It comes with a number of elements that can be added to your content, as well as several prebuilt websites.

Features

  • Intuitive visual editor
  • One-click demo installation
  • Optimized for speed
  • Built-in SEO
  • Responsive design
  • 6 Premium plugins included
  • Excellent Support
  • Compatible with WooCommerce

Pricing

Avada comes at a really affordable price tag of $60.

8)OceanWP

OceanWP is another awesome FREE multipurpose WordPress theme available in the market.

It offers multiple prebuilt demo websites and allows you to install demo websites with one click of the button.

It is fast, responsive, SEO-friendly and translation ready.

No matter what niche you’re in, this theme can help you represent your brand to the world.

Features

  • E-commerce ready
  • Responsive design
  • Prebuilt demo websites
  • Conversion centric pop-ups
  • Compatible with page builders
  • GDPR compliant

Pricing

Ocean WP is a free theme but it has paid core extensions bundle available which you can get at $39/year. They also have a 14-day refund policy.

9) X theme

X theme is among the most popular premium WordPress themes.

It possesses four stacks, at the moment, though more may be churned out soon. Stacks can be seen as a theme that is inside another theme, making it easy for you to customize. It also comes with extensions.

X  Theme does not need any tweaking before it can work.  All you need to do is to activate it and choose the stack that suits your niche. When I tried this, I was surprised by how simple everything was.

Once you select the stack, the next thing is to add content to the blog or website.

There are many more customization options available, and one doesn’t need to have advanced knowledge to use them.

Features

  • Cornerstone Page Builder
  • Custom Workspace
  • Global blocks
  • Responsive design
  • Prebuilt website templates
  • Premium plugins included
  • Extensions
  • WooCommerce compatibility

Pricing

This theme is one of the cheapest premium themes available in the market with a price tag of $29.

10) Sugar+Code Themes

This is the best place to find beautiful feminine themes. Many female bloggers and entrepreneurs swear by these themes.

Not only they are attractive but also fully optimized for email conversion, social media integration and eCommerce.

These themes use the genesis framework and come with easy setup instructions.

Features

  • Fully responsive design
  • Social media integration
  • Automatically insert affiliate disclosure
  • WooCommerce compatible
  • Email capturing form

Pricing

All the themes offered by sugar+code have different prices. You can check out the themes and prices here.

Which theme did you like the most?

Go through each of them and find out which one suits your niche the best.

let me know in the comments which theme you’re using and what’s great about it.

That’s all from me guys!

I hope you find this helpful. If you did, let me know in the comment section. I would love to hear from you guys!

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