35 Excellent Video WordPress Themes
These video WordPress themes are specifically designed for videographers and video bloggers to build great looking and professional video websites.
WordPress is a fantastic platform for running a video website or a video blog because it’s free, easy to set up and operate, and there are lots of great templates to give you a sophisticated and professional design to compliment your videos.
The themes all include multimedia and video centric features out-of-the-box so you can get a video website up quickly. They let you embed video from the popular video sharing websites like YouTube, Vimeo, Blip, MetaCafe etc, and a number have options to host and serve your own video. Some of the themes also have the latest “responsive design” which provides a unique and tailored layout depending on which device (desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile) you are using.
So if you’re a professional videograpger, a video blogger or just want to build website to share your videos and photos, the premium video WordPress themes below are top options. Be sure to also check our gallery of the best WordPress video themes, and the category listing for all premium WordPress themes.
On Demand WordPress Theme
On Demand is a video centric WordPress theme ideal for any type of video website, video magazine or blog site. The premium theme from Press75 lets you easily embed any video format from any video service such as YouTube, Vimeo etc. The theme has a fully responsive design so it works perfectly on desktop browsers, tablets and mobile devices. Some of the other key features of the theme include: WordPress Customizer support (to easily make customizations to the theme), a slick featured posts / video widget, ad spaces, custom menus, custom background, video portfolio template, translation ready, custom widgets, theme options and more.
DeTube Video WordPress Theme
deTube is a professional and feature packed video WordPress theme designed for professional video news/magazine websites, video blog or video portal. This theme will help you get a professional video site up and running quickly, it is inspired by the popular websites: YouTube, Vimeo and Dribbble. Features include a modular homepage with video slider and unlimited section boxes, automatic video thumbnails, auto play video, self hosted videos, sortable videos and switchable layout view, drag and drop theme options panel and much more.
Video Hub is a dark and attractive video WordPress theme with a mobile responsive design from RichWP. The premium theme allows you to display a large number of posts on the homepage in a grid layout with an optional featured posts section to grab visitor’s attention. Some of the other features include easy logo integration, various widgetized areas for ads or other content, sticky navigation and fading in next / previous navigation, and support for all native WordPress post formats so you can use the theme for a blog or anything else. Video Hub also incorporates a responsive design which means it works on all mobile devices.
Premiere is a professional video WordPress theme from WooThemes for videographers and movie fans. This customisable, feature rich premium theme takes advantage of WordPress custom post types to separate video posts from your blog posts. It has a custom homepage with featured video slider to showcase videos and a custom single video page template with great social sharing links and options for your site visitors to recommend videos. Other features include: video archive sorting options, custom typography, WooCommerce ecommerce support, 11 colour styles, extensive options panel and more.
The Producer is a premium WordPress theme designed for film studios, video production companies and independent film makers. The theme was entirely designed around showcasing videos. It is mobile ready with a responsive design so it works on iPhones and other mobile devices out of the box. Some of the features include: unique “panel” effect when scrolling as well as a traditional credit roll effect, light or dark colour skins, easy logo integration, custom full screen image background support, advanced jQuery animations and effects, built in admin options panel and more.
Solar is a responsive video WordPress theme that is fully featured and easy to customise. The theme has full video support throughout the theme including the featured slider. It is mobile ready with a responsive layout and retina ready for high resolution displays like the Macbook Pro Retina and iPhone. Other features include unlimited colour schemes with colour picker, unlimited sidebars, post formats, custom fonts, translation ready and more.
WP Clear Video Theme
A responsive video WordPress theme from Solostream for video bloggers or small businesses wishing to use video marketing to grow their business. The premium theme has a clean and professional design with a responsive layout meaning it responds and adapts delivering an optimized design on whatever device it’s being viewed on: desktops, tablets or smartphone etc. Featured include an alternative business homepage layout option, featured posts slider, YouTube videos page template, portfolio page template, multiple post and page layout options, theme setting panel and more.
A structured and professional video blogging WordPress theme from Obox. The theme has a clean, minimalist design that can be used for a HD video website, photography site or even a traditional blog with images instead of video. Features include a widgetzied homepage to display unlimited videos in a category format, wide 940px video layout ideal for HD video, cut and paste video url support, backend options panel, light and dark colour schemes and more.
Video Grid Theme
A video and multimedia WordPress theme from Theme Fuse. Designed to showcase all types of media files, the premium theme has a slick and modern design. Features include a creative sort filter with animations for filtering and sorting items, light and dark colour schemes, various page layouts, shortcodes and more.
Gigawatt Video Theme
A gorgeous premium WordPress video blog theme from Obox Themes with a vintage / grunge look and a flexible, minimal layout. While the theme is designed for video, and can display videos from any third party video hosting site, it can also display photos instead of video for use as a portfolio or standard blog. Other highlights include 3 colour scheme options, widgetzied homepage for unlimited videos, and a custom video post page with a massive 940px view port.
Video Zoom Theme
A slick premium WordPress video theme from WPZoom. The theme features simple video integration allowing you to easily embed video, and play any video from all the popular video websites. VideoZoom includes a featured video slider on the homepage, multiple post layout options, theme options panel, WordPress 3.0 menus, backgrounds and more.
Organic Themes have released version 3.0 of their Bold Theme. The theme has received a major update to the design, functionality and features, and is now clearly defined as a video WordPress theme ideal for video bloggers, video portfolios, animators and videographers. It has a large content slider for showcasing HD video, multiple homepage layout options (1, 2 or 3 columns), featured video sections, integrated options framework panel and more.
A video blogging WordPress theme from cssigniter. The premium theme uses the build in video functionality of WordPress to easily embed videos. Features include a large HD video slider on the homepage to showcase your featured videos, pop out video previews, integrated sharing tools, theme options and shortcodes. You can also use the theme as a stylish normal blog rather than a video blog if you wish.
Motion Picture Theme
A professional video WordPress premium theme from Obox Themes. The theme features a widgetzied homepage to show unlimited videos in category format, 2 colour schemes (light and dark), HD selector for high definition videos, oEmbed video embedding, theme options panel and custom typography manager, plus more.
Creative Grid Pro Theme
A responsive photo and video portfolio WordPress theme from FrogsThemes ideal for freelancers and creative job seekers. The premium theme has a slick, clean design and allows you to showcase your best work with support for both images and video content. It’s built with HTML5 and CSS3 (with fallback for older browsers), and is fully responsive meaning it looks great on mobiles, tablets and desktop monitors. The homepage features a filterable grid of your best work with an infinite load button to load more of your work. Other features include a portfolio showcase panel, creative blog, options framework, custom shortcodes, touch screen compatibility and more.
A premium WordPress theme designed for video bloggers. The theme is set it up to easily integrate videos from video hosts such as Youtube, Vimeo, Veoh, MetaCafe etc. The theme comes in a light and dark colour style.
A video centric premium WordPress theme designed for streaming video, and live event broadcasting. The theme is built on the same codebase as the fantastic Standard Theme. Live allows you to embed live video broadcasts from third party services, and features a prominent timer counting down to the next broadcast, rotating bumper images, Facebook and twitter integration for viewer interaction, theme admin options panel and more.
A unique and engaging premium WordPress multimedia theme from Elegant Themes. The theme utilises WordPress posts formats and advanced CSS3 animations to easily publish a variety of content, including audio, video, photographs and standard blog posts. Other featured include unlimited colour schemes via a colour control panel, optional blog style structure, lots of font options, advertising management, extensive theme options panel and more.
Video Plus Theme
A feature rich premium WordPress theme from Theme Junkie that can be used for video websites, magazine sites or any other type of website you like. The theme has a clean and professional design and features automatic video thumbnails, a stylish featured slider on the homepage, custom built-in shortcodes, custom page templates, advanced theme control panel and more.
A premium video WordPress theme that works on the Genesis Framework which is available in the StudioPress Marketplace. The theme has a professional portfolio styling with easy to navigate layouts, intelligent design and an array of point-and-click colour options to effortlessly showcase your visual media. Other features include 10 colour styles, custom backgrounds / menus / images, theme options and all the other Genesis Framework features.
A photo and video portfolio WordPress theme for photographers and artists to show off their images or video. The premium theme from Organized Themes has a mobile friendly responsive design to will look great on all screen sizes and devices. The theme utilises multiple gallery layouts to keep things interesting and you can post single images, galleries and even videos. Other features include 2 colour style options (light and dark), 7 different lightbox styles, custom header and background options, social sharing buttons, and a theme options panel to further customise the theme to your needs.
A premium WordPress theme from Organic Themes designed for photographers and videographers to professionally showcase and sell their photography and video. The theme has a mobile responsive design, several portfolio page templates, featured videos, a slideshow template, a shop page template (powered by WooCommerce), 1, 2 or 3 column category template layout options, several colour scheme options and more.
Immersion is a multimedia WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press which allows you to publish anything including video, images, galleries, audio, quotes, links and standard posts. It has a mobile responsive design that adapts to different screen sizes so that your website will work (and be optimized for) iPhones, iPads and other mobile devices. Other features include custom post formats, theme options panel, one, two or three column layouts and more.
A minimally designed multimedia theme from Graph Paper Press suitable for video websites. Features include a video homepage layout, theme options panel, customisable colour scheme and iPhone and iPad video support with built-in HD Flash video player that delivers MP4 videos to users without Flash and FLV video to users with Flash.
Primero is a WordPress theme that supports both video and photographs. Features include unlimited colour schemes, 3 unique sliders, video support, theme options panel and more.
Wave Video Theme
Wave is a video centric theme for WordPress. The theme has support for any size video, up to 920px wide. Flag high definition videos with an “hd” tag and the theme displays them in full width, and adds an “HD” button in archive indexes. You can post videos from anywhere – from third party services, to VideoPress, to self-hosted videos.
King Size is a customisable premium WordPress theme for photographers and videographers. It has a full screen background for photos or videos, and 5 different gallery types to display your videos and other work. Its supports YouTube videos, Vimeo videos, MP4 videos, Quicktime, Flash, HTML5 and others. The theme has an advanced options panel, custom portfolio post types, shortcodes, elegant typography and more.
Video Addict Theme
Video Addict is a video WordPress theme with oEmbed support – simply cut & paste the url of your video and it will get the embed code for you. It supports self hosted video so you can you can upload and host video on your servers, and display them with jPlayer. Other features include video and standard post types, shortcodes, simple theme options panel, jQuery video slider and more.
Invictus is a mobile ready full screen image and video WordPress theme built for photographers, videographers and creatives. The premium theme has a mobile responsive layout that will adapt for iPhones and other mobile devices. The key features is the full screen video gallery so you can showcase your videos on the whole screen with a nice thumbnail scroller on the bottom. You can embed YouTube and Vimeo videos or self host your own video. Other features include: extensive options panel, Google fonts, black or while skins, custom widgets, shortcodes and more.
An advanced premium WordPress video magazine theme from WPZOOM. The theme has a flexible, easily customisable layout including a homepage with multiple widgetized areas that allows you to add as many featured categories as you like. You can embed a video or define a custom layout for each post individually. Other features include 3 colour schemes, custom post options, featured slider for posts or video, a fluid footer carousel, the WPZOOM options panel and more.
Video Hub is an attractive dark video WordPress theme with a mobile responsive design from RichWP. The premium theme allows you to display a large number of posts on the homepage in a grid layout with an optional featured posts section to grab visitor’s attention. Some of the other features include easy logo integration, various widgetized areas for ads or other content, sticky navigation and fading in next / previous navigation, and support for all native WordPress post formats so you can use the theme for a blog or anything else. Video Hub also incorporates a responsive design which means it works on all mobile devices.
VideoPro is a professional video WordPress theme from Theme Junkie. The premium theme is ideal for video sites but can also be used for news, magazine or any other type of website. It has a clean and professional design with a stylish featured slider on the homepage. Other features include automatic video thumbnails, custom shortcodes, ad management options, custom page templates, advanced control panel and more.
The Video Craft theme allows users to upload their own videos so you can create your own user generated content video website. The theme is perfect if you want to build your own niche video site around a specific topic or interest, or build a small video community website. The premium theme from Ink Themes is not just a normal video theme, but comes with a complete user registration module and video upload module so users can submit their own video files. Users can also easily embed video from sites such as Youtube, Vimeo, MetaCafe or Dailymotion. Some of the other features include a built in Ad Module so you can display Google ads or ads from any other source, black or while colour options, theme options panel and a mobile responsive design so it works on iPhones, iPads and all other mobile devices.
A minimalist, responsive video WordPress theme from RichWP. The premium theme has a modern flat design and grid layout which offers an attractive way to display a large number of videos on the homepage and really grab people’s attention.