This is a roundup of the best new premium WordPress themes for April 2013. This month produced an interesting collection of new themes for all different types of websites including business, photography, blogging, magazine, video, travel, niche application as well as multi-purpose themes.
The list will be updated through the month. You can also find all the other monthly theme round up posts and ‘best of’ galleries here.
Prologue WordPress Theme
A beautifully modern blog / magazine WordPress theme with a touch enabled responsive design. The premium theme from WPZOOM has a very clean, flat, minimalist design with a great use of white space and larger typography for a modern design ideal for 2013 and into the future.
Explorable WordPress Theme
A location based WordPress theme that pins your posts on a map. The premium theme from Elegant Themes allows you to create location based listings, making it an ideal theme for building a travel website or blog, a travel guide, local business directory or any other location and map oriented website.
WP-Scribely WordPress Theme
A one column responsive WordPress theme that places the focus firmly on your content and images. The premium theme from Solostream is ideal for writers, bloggers and others who want to deliver content to their readers in a clean, simple and professional design without any distraction.
Newswire 2.0 WordPress Theme
A responsive news / magazine WordPress theme from Theme Junkie. Features include 3 colour scheme options, various shortcodes, social share buttons and related posts on single posts, custom page templates, ad management, theme options panel and more.
Epik WordPress Theme
A sleek and modern responsive WordPress theme ideal for web start-ups, mobile apps, web apps, businesses, bloggers, and portfolios. The flexible, multipurpose premium theme would also suit any other type of website wanting a professional, trendy, minimalist and flat design.
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.
Dark Gallery WordPress Theme
A responsive WordPress gallery theme from RichWP. The premium theme has a super minimalist design with a grid layout and is perfect for design, photography, video and other art gallery type websites.
Dynamo WordPress Theme
A professional and modern multi-purpose responsive business WordPress theme. The premium theme from Obox Themes is incredibly flexible and packed with features making it ideal for corporate websites, sole traders, design agencies, freelancers and any other business small or large. Features include: endless possible homepage layouts using a simple drag and drop widget system, full-width or boxed layout design, a feature rich responsive slider, 10 business oriented custom page templates, comprehensive settings panel, ecommerce integration and much more.
Cinnamon WordPress Theme
A mobile responsive photo blog WordPress theme designed to showcase your portrait photos. The premium theme from DevPress has a sleek, dark design that makes a perfect frame for showcasing your photography. The theme has a custom showcase template that allows you to scroll through your photos horizontally with a nice custom designed scrollbar. It also has more traditional gallery layouts to show your photos in vertically galleries (scroll down) with a full width layout, with various thumbnail sizes, with a sidebar and others. You can also include your photos in a journal (blog) layout.
Agency Pro WordPress Theme
A modern and professional business WordPress theme with a mobile ready responsive design. The premium theme from Frogs Themes has a bold, visually appealing design perfect for start-ups, small businesses, large corporates or any other business that wants a high impact web presence.
Foxy WordPress Theme
A sleek, modern and powerful business WordPress theme with a responsive design from Elegant Themes. The premium theme has a striking design with a structured and functional layout ideal for any business website. It has a wide 1280px layout for desktops while the responsive design ensures it adapts and looks great and easy to read on mobile phones and tablets. Features include: ecommerce integration, a wide featured slider on the homepage, unlimited colour schemes options, shortcodes, custom page templates, a comprehensive options panel and more.
Metropolis WordPress Theme
An elegant hotel WordPress theme with a mobile ready responsive design. The premium theme from Hermes Themes is perfect for small to large hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses, resorts, spas, convention centres and other business and hospitality website.
The Muse WordPress Theme
A premium WordPress blogging theme with a responsive design from ThemeFuse. The theme has a clean minimalist design with a dash of colour ideal for personal blogs that believe content is king and want to inspire.
Pretty WordPress Theme
A simple but attractive magazine blog WordPress theme from Clover Themes. The premium theme has a flexible minimalist design that could suit websites about fashion, lifestyle, beauty, women’s interests, entertainment, food, travel and other related sites.
Air WordPress Child Theme
A clean and minimalist responsive starter child theme for the Builder Theme Framework from iThemes. The Air child theme is a solid foundation to build from when you want to create your own custom responsive ready child theme to run on the fantastic Builder Framework. Air includes a number of convenient built-in features to quickly and easily build a beautiful custom WordPress theme.
Facade WordPress Theme
A mobile ready business WordPress theme with a modern design and lots of useful features that make it easy to setup and customise to suit your business. The premium theme from PressCoders has a clean, modern and minimal design suitable for any type of business to showcase their products and services. Features include: a touch enabled flex slider, theme colour customiser, 6 pre-made colour schemes, Google fonts, filterable portfolio, custom page templates and shortcodes and more.
Metro Store WordPress Theme
Metro Store is a responsive blog / magazine WordPress theme with ecommerce functionality inspired by the Windows 8 Metro design. The premium theme from ColorLabs has a a flexible, mobile responsive layout with a flat design and bold colour options just like Windows 8. The theme features a horizontal sliding homepage and an app-like slide out menu and sidebar on the left of the screen. It comes with ecommerce integration with built in support for the WooCommerce, Jogoshop and WP E-commerce plugins. Other features include a customisable colour scheme (with colour pickers), numerous page templates, shortcodes, options panel and more.
My Folio WordPress Theme
My Folio is a responsive WordPress theme specifically designed for portfolio websites. The premium theme from Gavick Pro has a clean and professional design and would be ideal for freelance graphic designers, web designers, photographers and others with a portfolio they would like to showcase on the internet. Features include the GavernWP Framework and options panel, custom typography, mobile responsive design, social API and more.
Hipster WordPress Theme
Hipster is a mobile and retina ready WordPress blogging theme from Theme Jug. The premium theme has a very clean, minimalist design and very readable typography designed for those that want to focus visitor’s attention on their content and media. It boasts multiple post types that allow you to create content rich blog posts such as videos, galleries, quotes and so on. A built in options panel with a comprehensive set of options allows you to change various colours, images and alter certain theme functionality to make the site your own. Hipster is fully responsive and retina ready so it looks great on your iPad and iPhone.
Hernan WordPress Theme
A nice mobile ready music WordPress theme that includes everything a musician or band might need in a website. The premium theme from cssigniter is perfect for DJs, music artists, bands, radio stations and everyone else in the music business. Features include a custom built in audio player, custom page for gigs and events, pages for artists, albums / discography, videos, photos galleries and more.
Appointway WordPress Theme
A simple responsive business WordPress theme with an integrated appointment booking system. The premium theme from Ink Themes is ideal for service businesses that want to have a professional online presence with the option for customers to book appointments and also pre-pay from their website. The theme would suit businesses such as beauty salons, spas, health treatments, massage therapists, dentists, doctors, plumbers, handymen, lawyers, advisors, consultants or any other small business or service provider.
Galão WordPress Theme
Galão is a beautiful retina ready and responsive portfolio / blog WordPress theme. The premium theme from ThemeJug has a professional and stylish minimalist design that is perfect for showcasing your creations and/or blog posts. Features inclide a retina ready and mobile responsive design, 8 post formats, gorgeous typography combinations, shortcodes, a testimonials post type, options panel and more.
Crave WordPress Theme
An appealing and versatile premium WordPress child theme for the Genesis Framework. The theme is perfect for food blogs and websites, art and craft, baby, fashion and lifestyle, or other types of websites for women. It has 3 fresh and vibrant colour scheme options (default blue, citrus and berry) and 6 homepage layout options (magazine, magazine with slider, full posts, full posts with slider, post excerpts, and post excerpts with slider). The theme includes an options panel to help you easily set up and control your website and being a child theme includes all the other great features and functions of the Genesis Framework.
5 Star WordPress Theme
An attractive and professional looking hotel WordPress theme from Templatic. The premium theme provides a complete solution for hotel and accommodation websites with extensive room management, booking, reservation and payment functionality. It’s also mobile ready with a responsive design that automatically adjusts to work on all mobile devices such as iPhones and iPads. The theme would work nicely for any hotel, resort, hostel guest house, B&B, or a vacation home and apartment booking website.
Stok WordPress Theme
A responsive portfolio / business WordPress theme with a clean, super minimalist design. The premium theme from Viva Themes would work well for a variety of website types including portfolio sites, business websites and personal profile sites or blogs.
Showcase 3.0 WordPress Theme
A beautiful minimal portfolio WordPress theme perfect for displaying your artwork and videos in a professional and modern layout. The premium theme from Organic Themes is an ideal solution for artists, designers, photographers, illustrators, animators, and other creative individuals to showcase their work. Features include: a mobile responsive framework, retina optimised design, filterable portfolio, post formats, slideshow template, colour change options, WooCommerce integration and more.
Flat Pack WordPress Theme
A professional, multi-purpose business WordPress theme with a mobile ready responsive design from Obox Themes ideal for corporate, small business or freelancer websites. The premium theme is highly flexible and customisable and it includes all the features you need in a business website. It has a modern flat design and colourful look inspired by the Windows 8 interface.
Good Living WordPress Theme
Good Living is a unique real estate WordPress theme with a mobile responsive design from ColorLabs. The website displays properties in a grid layout which is quite different from traditional real estate websites. It has detailed property search functionality, IDX-MLS integration with dsIDXpress, Google Maps integration, section to display detail property information (price, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, sq. footage, property type etc), property bookmarking, option to submit properties, a mobile ready responsive design and more.
Clean Bold WordPress Theme
Clean Bold is an ultra clean, minimalist WordPress portfolio theme from Theme Furnace. The premium theme is designed with lots of white space and bold typography making it ideal for businesses and designers to really make their work / products stand out. The theme has a clean custom homepage with a slider, but the main focus is the portfolio section which lets you showcase your work, designs, products, art or photography in style. Other features include and options panel, Google fonts, custom background / logo / menu options, social media options, a fully responsive layout and more.
Store Box WordPress Theme
Store Box is an attractive and stylish ecommerce store WordPress theme from Gavick Pro. The theme uses the WooCommerce plugin for ecommerce functionality. Features include a mobile ready responsive design, WPML support for multiple languages, custom widgets, touch-swipe enabled slider, custom typography, blog section with post format support, nicely stayled individual product page, category page and shopping cart templates, price filter options and more.