This is a collection of the best multimedia and video WordPress themes for video bloggers, videographers and other video centric websites. WordPress is a fantastic platform for building a video website or video blog. These premium video themes will help you create a professional video website quickly, easily and cheaply. With the latest versions of WordPress you can easily add video in any theme, but these themes have been created specifically with video in mind for the video blogger, videographer, and video sharing website.
Not listed in any particular order, the themes below represent the highest quality multimedia and video premium WordPress themes currently available. This is a dynamic gallery and regularly updated with new video themes when quality ones are released. It’s part of the Best Premium WordPress Themes Collection.
TV Elements WordPress Theme
TV Elements is a responsive video WordPress theme from Press75 that takes your videos and puts them front and centre. The premium theme has a modern and simple flat design that ensures your videos are the focus. The homepage has a large video background header to showcase your greatest work and below that sections to showcase your latest videos or posts. It has a video portfolio template and a unique single portfolio page for videos.
Some of the other features include: a mobile friendly responsive design, customization options (easily add your own logo, upload your own looping homepage video, customize your accent colours, text colour, background image, add custom CSS styling etc), easily add Vimeo and YouTube video (just paste the videos url), custom mobile menu, ad spaces, custom widgets, RTL language support, theme options and more.
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.
Vidiho WordPress Theme
Vidiho is a premium video blog WordPress theme from cssigniter. The mobile friendly theme has a blog magazine style design with a large and impressive video slider on the homepage to showcase your best high definition videos. Vidiho uses WordPress’s built in video functionality so you can easily embed videos from a variety of third party video sharing websites.
The Vidiho theme is not limited to being just a video theme. You can also use it a normal blog or online magazine theme if you wish. Some of the other key features of the theme include: listing page video previews (you can preview any video in a lightbox), responsive and retina ready, shortcodes, localization options, colour variations, coded to WordPress best practise, custom menus, theme options and more.
Video Zoom WordPress Theme
VideoZoom is an elegant video WordPress theme for multimedia websites. The premium theme from WPZOOM has been updated to version 4.0 and features a fresh new design and some major improvements and new features. It now has WordPress native video support as well as full compatibility with the JW Player plugin for WordPress so you can embed an external video or upload your own videos. The new version also brings improved responsive navigation, light skin options, social profiles widget in the header, an improved mobile friendly responsive design, and automatic video thumbnails.
Briefly some of the other features include: menu management, custom backgrounds and logo input, easy customization options (colors, fonts, and other styling), slideshows, custom shortcodes, HTML5 and CSS3 code, banner ad sposts, various templates for posts and pages, translation options and more.
Video World WordPress Theme
Video World is a video WordPress theme ideal for video blogs and video portal websites. The “new generation video theme” from RichWP is a clean and easy to use theme with a design that’s simple, contemporary, and to the point. The Video World theme has been designed with current standards and best practise in mind and doesn’t lock you into theme specific page builders, shortcodes or plugins.
Some of the key features of the theme include: oEmbed support for video, fully responsive and mobile first design, easy color customization and logo integration, drop down menu and icon menu, multiple widget areas, featured posts section, RTL language support, WooCommerce support, Jetpack support, translation ready and more.
VYSUAL WordPress Theme
VYSUAL is a premium video WordPress theme built specifically for film campaigns and movie marketing (i.e. “Official Movie Site”). The theme is mobile friendly with a responsive design and utilizes the built in features of WordPress that makes it easy to set-up and use. Some of the key features of the theme include: YouTube, Vimeo and Self Hosted MP4 video support, poster credits in the footer area, video background or image background with slider option, unlimited color options, translation ready, AJAX loading, WP menu support, featured thumbnails, post formats, audio player, advanced jQuery animation and effects, retina ready and more.
WP Clear Video
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.
- Responsive Design Framework – Adjusts to Browser Size
- Theme Settings Page for Easy Customization
- Quick and Easy Logo Integration
- Featured Pages Slider
- Featured Posts Slider
- Alternate Home Page Template for Business Sites
- YouTube Videos Page Template
- Portfolio Page Template
- Built-In Author Page
- Multiple Post and Page Layout Options
- Featured Page Widget
- YouTube Videos Widget
- Category Posts Widget
- Subscription Form Widget With Social Networking Integration
- Footer Widgets
- Multiple Banner Ad Locations
- Automatic Post Thumbnails
- And More
Video Blog WordPress Theme
Video Blog is a responsive video WordPress theme from RichWP designed for professional and personal video bloggers. The premium theme has a simple and flat design with a mobile responsive layout that automatically adapts for large monitors down to smaller phone screens. The theme has built in options so you can easily change the lead colour, background and add your own logo. It has widgetized areas for advertising and other content throughout the theme. Other features include a useful set of page templates, search-optimized HTML5 code architecture, sticky navigation menu, support for WordPress post formats and more.
Music WordPress Theme
Music is a slick WordPress theme built for musicians, bands, artists, events, portfolios, photographers, videographers and even apps. The premium theme from Themify has a modern, mobile responsive and retina ready design. Music is powered by the Builder plugin that allows you to build an unlimited number of page layouts with drag and drop ease. Music includes custom post types and other functionality specifically for websites related to music, bands, events, and concerts. These include: albums and custom playlists, events (include a Google map view of the venue, the date and time of your event, and a link for visitors to buy tickets), photo gallery layouts, video (embed videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and any other video website), press page, footer music player, full width video background, animated background colours, optional single page design, custom header background, blog section , Google fonts, WooCommerce support and more.
Invictus Responsive WordPress Theme
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.
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.
- Creative Sort Filter – animations for filtering and reordering items
- One Click Auto Install
- Shortcodes – allows you to create countless different pages and templates for your website
- 2 Colour Schemes – light and dark
- Dynamic Sidebar Widget Creation
- Feedburner Ready
- Auto Image Resizing
- Cross Browser Compatible
- Jquery Image / Video Lightbox
- Font-face custom font
- Custom Widget (Prefix with Fuse)
- Powerful Admin Options
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.
- Widgetized Home Page – allows for unlimited videos to be displayed in a categorized format
- Short URL Support – using Googles shorten url plugin.
- oEmbed Support – simply cut & paste the url of your video and the theme will get the embed code for you!
- HD and SD video selectors – gives your HD videos the space and attention they deserve with a massive 940px wide view port
- Works as a Standard Blog – if you want to use this as a normal blog with images instead of videos, it is 100% possible
- Portfolio Section – a special portfolio template page offers three different column layouts to choose from
- 3 Colour Schemes – one dark and two light colour Schemes
- Video Support – Gigawatt can display videos from any 3rd party video hosting site such as Vimeo, YouTube, Blip etc
- Custom Video Post Page – a large, video focused post page with a detailed meta section in the sidebar
- OCMX Framework Option Panel
- Custom Logo Input
- Multiple Page Templates
- Menu Management
- Advertising Management
- Automatic Image Resizing
- Ajax Comments
Video Touch WordPress Theme
Video Touch is a video magazine WordPress theme that’s mobile responsive and retina ready. It’s built on Twitter Bootstrap and has a clean, modern and unique design that would work well for sites with lots of videos to display. It comes with a powerful layout builder so you can built unlimited layouts. Some of the other key features include: unlimited headers, Google fonts, powerful meta options, infinite color options, 7 article views, front-end submission, custom widgets, mega menu, WooCommerce ready, and more.
Bold WordPress Theme
Bold is a versatile premium theme with a modern design that is bold yet minimal and really makes an impact. The theme is retina and mobile friendly with a responsive layout and would be ideal for next generation businesses, videographers, animators, video bloggers, extreme sports related businesses, personal trainers, and much more. The theme is built on the Seed Framework which includes a lot of great features and options. Some of the key features of the Bold theme include: a versatile homepage layout with multiple display options, customisable background and colour options, portfolio and slideshow page templates, font icons, shortcodes, multiple sidebars, video capabilities, WooCommerce compatibility, Gravity Forms styling and more.
The Producer Responsive Film Studio WordPress Theme
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.
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.
- Video embedding using oEmbed – simply cut & paste the url of your video and it will get the embed code for you
- HD selector to show off your high def videos – with a massive 940px wide view port
- Widgetised home page – allows for unlimited videos to be displayed in a categorized format
- Short URL support
- 2 colour scheme options – light and dark
- Option to use for pictures instead of video
- Theme Control Panel
- Sidebar Video Widget
- Share Buttons in each Post
- OCMX Typography Manager – allows you to select between 36 standard and Google fonts and also choose your desired colour and font size
- Custom Logo Input
- Multiple Page Templates – including archives, full width and a portfolio page
- Menu Manager
- Advertisement Management
- Ajax Comments
- Automatic Image Resizing
- Search Engine Friendly
- Cross Browser Compatible
Video WordPress Theme
Video is a cool video and multimedia WordPress theme ideal for a video blog, video magazine or movie review website. The mobile friendly premium theme from MyThemeShop has a clean, modern and engaging layout with a flat design well suited for a video site.
The homepage has featured videos section followed by sections for new videos and the most popular videos. The video post template allows you to display large full width video on the page with a beautiful media player and lots of video features. The theme is compatible with the WP Review Pro plugin so you can add full featured video reviews also.
Some of the other key features of the theme include: video thumbnails, video playlists, “watch it later” button, like / dislike feature, integration with YouTube for view counts, custom video player with a custom video view count, Facebook integration, Adsense optimized, unique popup share button, Google fonts, ratings and review system, 3 unique post layout options, 10 custom widgets, different homepage layouts, Schema support, mega menu system, unlimited sidebars, color schemes and backgrounds, mobile responsive, retina ready 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.
- Widget ready sidebars
- 2 colour styles – light and dark
- Theme Option Pages
- Custom thumbnail images
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.
- Unlimited Colour Schemes via CSS Colour Control Panel – comes with various background textures and the ability to adjust the background colour and font colours giving you an unlimited number of possibilities
- Heaps of Fonts – comes with various font options, allowing you to adjust the header and body text independently
- Optional Blog Style Structure – you can also run the theme like a normal blog
- Unique CSS3 Effects – uses advanced CSS3 effects that will work smoothly on all modern browsers and mobile devices
- Automated Thumbnail Resizing
- Advertising Management
- WordPress Post Formats
- Advanced theme options panel – gives complete control over your theme and its various settings
- Shortcodes collection – large collection of shortcodes for buttons, content boxes, toggled content, tabbed content, slideshows, social media, column layouts, tooltips etc.
- Custom page templates
- Complete localisation
- Drop down navigation menu
- Drop down menus
- PSD files
- Valid XHTML + CSS
- Smooth tabless design
- Firefox, Opera, Netscape, Safari IE8 + IE7 + IE6 compatible
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.
- Automatic Video Thumbnails – generates thumbnails from video sites automatically
- Powerful & Stylish Featured Slider
- Custom Built-in Shortcodes
- Grid or List Layout Options
- Advanced Theme Control Panel
- Auto-sized Thumbnail Management
- Text/Image Logo Switcher
- Fully Widgetized Sidebars
- Advertisement Management
- Localization Ready
- Analytics/Stat Management
- Built-in FeedBurner Support
- Threaded Comments
- Gravatar Ready
- Custom Page Templates
- Custom Widgets
- Dropdown Menu Navigation
- Smooth Tableless design
- WordPress 3.3+ Compatible
- Cross-Browsers Compatibility
- Forum Support and Lifetime Upgrades
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.
The Genesis Framework
Genesis is a highly optimized, flexible and secure WordPress theme framework with extensive layout, design and SEO options. Genesis makes it easy to customise and manage your site with features such as 6 mix-and-match layout options for individual pages or posts, numerous custom widgets, automatic framework update option, comprehensive theme settings panel and more.
Genesis Framework Features
- Automatic Updates – easy upgrade similar to the way that WordPress itself (and plugins) are handled
- 6 Layout Options – selectable site wide or for individual post/page
- Theme Setting Panels – many settings that let you fine-tune the way your site looks
- Custom Hooks (40+) – a hook is a piece of code written into the theme that allows you to attach additional content to the theme itself
- Custom Widgets (MyTweets, User Profile, eNews & Updates, Featured Posts, Featured Pages)
- Import / Export Settings – the Genesis Theme and SEO settings are completely portable, so you can back up, restore, and transfer settings from one install to another
- User Control System – allows admin to turn on/off theme settings, layouts and SEO option availability for users on a per user basis
- Author Box – display per page option
- Register / Unregister Layouts
- Dynamic Text / Image Logo option
- Navigation menu controls
- Drop down navigation menu
- Post Thumbnails
- Custom Widgets
- Search Engine Optimised
- SEO Options (site wide and individual page/post controls)
- Post and Page Tracking/Conversion Code box
- Breadcrumb navigation
- Integrated Blog
- BuddyPress Compatibility
- Developed for Localization
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.
- Multiple gallery options for your images (even in the archive pages)
- Mobile friendly responsive design (looks great on computers, tablets and phones)
- Built in responsive lightbox with seven styles to choose from
- Sharing buttons to Facbook, Pinterest and Twitter that don’t load until the user hovers over the share link
- Portfolio page template to show off your best images in one place
- Custom “About Me” widget with image, text area, social media links and optional MailChimp newsletter
- Easy to use theme options built on the Options Framework
- Custom backgrounds and colours from the theme options page
- Light and dark styles built in to make customization a snap
- Easy video embedding with responsive video support
- Translation ready
- Cross browser tested in Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Opera and Internet Explorer 7+
- Six distinct sidebars
- Dedicated support from the theme author
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.
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.
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.
Video Craft WordPress Theme
Want to create your own YouTube like website with WordPress? 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.
Video Hub Responsive WordPress Theme
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.
Personal WordPress Theme
Personal is a super clean, minimalist WordPress theme designed for writers, journalists, bloggers and videographers to house their content in style. The premium theme from Obox has a customisable, content-first design to promote your writing, videos, portfolio items or other items without distraction. The theme has a flexible homepage layout with a simple drag and drop widget system to give you endless layout possibilities. You can have as many content categories in different layouts and orders as you like on the homepage.
Video Star WordPress Theme
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.
King Size WordPress Theme
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.
Solar Video WordPress Theme
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.
Hipster WordPress Theme
The Hipster WordPress theme from RichWP is an extremely minimalist mobile responsive video blogging theme. The premium theme could be ideal for hipster bloggers, or anyone else that just wants a super clean and minimalist blog to share their stories, videos, photos, links, quotes and other content. Features of the Hipster theme include: a fully responsive mobile friendly layout, an app-like fly out menu, easy logo integration, social media icon menu, various widgetized areas, some post formats, a useful set of page templates, HTML5 code architecture, colour change options and more.
Awesome WordPress Theme
Awesome is a versatile responsive premium WordPress theme that lets you showcase your photos, slideshows, videos, blog posts and other content in a unique and stylish way. The premium theme from Graph Paper Press has a modern flat design with minimalist styling that puts your content centre stage. It’s really a multi-purpose theme which you could use for a photography website, a video site, personal blog, ecommerce site (or a combination of all the above). Some of the features of the Awesome theme include: big header images, videos and slideshows, automatic full screen slideshows, minimalist menu with icons, simple set-up, post formats, a mobile friendly responsive design, simple set-up, theme customizer to easily change fonts, upload a logo, change colours, backgrounds and more.
Video WordPress Theme
Video is a responsive video WordPress theme from Templatic that allows you to share videos from popular video sharing websites such as YouTube or Vimeo, or use your own self hosted videos. The theme has a decent set of features and options, however its unfortunately let down by an unexciting and dated design. The Video theme is built on a lightweight, fast and mobile-first codebase powered by the Foundation front-end framework. The homepage is completely widgetzied so all the elements can be reorganized and arranged to achieve the layout you want with drag and drop. Some of the other key features of the theme include: simple video management with a separate “video” post type, advanced video category pages with grid or list views, tabs for filtering content, WordPress Customizer for easily changing colours, fonts, logo, background images etc, a variety of custom widgets (related videos, advertising, popular videos, newsletter, social media etc), integrated blog section, WPML support and more.
VideoZ WordPress Theme
VideoZ is a mobile responsive WordPress video theme from Theme Junkie. The theme has a modern and unique magazine style design that could be used for a video magazine site, video blog, video review websites, podcast site, video tutorial website, or any other type of website with video as the main content. Some of the key features of the theme include: fully responsive and retina ready, a drag and drop widgetized homepage, 3 colour schemes (default, light and dark), support for WP Post Ratings and Video Thumbnails plugins, teams page, shortcodes, banner ad placements, control panel, localization support and more.
Video Tube WordPress Theme
Video Tube is a mobile responsive video WordPress theme that allows you to share your favourite videos from the popular video sharing websites (such as YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Hulu etc) or upload your own videos to share with the world. It has a customisable homepage so you can create your own layout via widgets, built-in like system, ability for users to submit their own videos, automatic video thumbnails, 6 color schemes, 10+ homepage templates, infinite scrolling option, mobile friendly responsive design, channel page, video sorting options, video post type and custom taxonomy, 2 different video layouts (normal and full width), custom widgets and more.
Split WordPress Theme
Split is a beautiful and unique multipurpose WordPress theme with split scrolling functionality. It allows you to create a cool splitting effect, with one section sliding up and the other down, as you scroll from one row to the next for a visually appealing and unique viewing experience. The split-scrolling feature allows you to display any type of content (full-width video, image, text etc), on any row of your site. The premium theme from Themify could be used for any type of website indulging: agency site, restaurant, product website, portfolio, personal website, ecommerce shop, wedding website, video site or anything else.