Looking for a fresh, brand new WordPress theme? This is collection of the best new premium WordPress themes released in October 2013. If you’re after a new WordPress theme for blogging, business, photography, portfolios, an online magazine, a church, a directory website, an ecommerce shop or something else, you’ll find a nice WordPress theme below. Also check the themes from other months or our “best of” WordPress theme galleries for more.
Lifestyle Pro WordPress Theme
Lifestyle is a stylish responsive blog / magazine WordPress theme for the Genesis Framework. The premium theme from StudioPress features bright colours, clean layouts and clear menus. It’s compatible with Genesis 2.0 and powered by HTML5 and a responsive design making it mobile ready. Lifestyle Pro would be ideal for websites about health and fitness, food and cooking, home and lifestyle, design and fashion or simply a personal website to share your life. The Lifestyle Pro theme features include: 6 different colour styles, 6 smart layout options, custom header and background, featured images, landing page template, footer widgets, and all the other great features of the Genesis Framework.
Resurrect Church WordPress Theme
Resurrect is an awesome, urban inspired church WordPress theme from churchthemes.com that has everything a church needs in a website. The premium theme is easy to customise and has a mobile friendly responsive design so your church website is accessible on iPhones, iPads and all other mobile devices. While the theme is perfect for churches it could also be used for non profit websites, other community and organisation websites, or a range of other different uses. The Resurrect theme includes all the features required in a church website. It has a sermon section with the ability to publish sermons in text, audio, video and PDF formats (with support for podcasting). Visitors can then find sermons by topic, book, series, speaker and date. An events section that lets you publish single or multi-day events (with maps and directions) and set them to repeat. You can show your location(s) with service times, map and directions, add photos and video, have profiles for staff and leaders, set banners for different sections, add custom widgets such as donation, blog news and articles and more.
Scenica WordPress Theme
Scenica is a professional looking responsive business WordPress theme from CPO Themes. The premium theme has a clean and modern design great for small companies and businesses to showcase their products or services. It has a mobile friendly responsive design so will adapt for an optimised viewing and reading experience on all phones and mobile devices. Some of the features include: a portfolio template, services template, custom page templates, custom shortcodes (buttons, columns, slideshows etc), SEO optimised code, localisation for translation and more.
WP-Shopkeeper WordPress Theme
WP-Shopkeeper is a WooCommerce powered WordPress ecommerce theme from Solostream. The premium theme has a clean, minimalist and versatile design that could be used to create a professional looking online store selling any type of product or service. WP-Shopkeeper completely integrates the free WooCommerce plugin and offers a full suite of ecommerce specific page layouts including: shop, single product, cart, checkout and customer account pages.
Gazeti Magazine WordPress Theme
Gazeti is a stylish and modern magazine WordPress theme with a mobile friendly responsive layout. The premium theme from WPZOOM has a clean and well structured design so readers can access your content quickly and easily. It’s also packed full of features so you can easily control and customise the layout and design of your site. Some of the other features of the theme include: a nicely structured and completely widgetized homepage, 3 unique colour styles, a mobile responsive layout, theme options panel and easy customisable options, menu management, custom shortcodes, a selection of pre-made layouts for posts and pages, translation options, custom background and logo input, automatic framework updates and more.
ShowStopper WordPress Theme
ShowStopper is a versatile multi-purpose WordPress theme that is fully responsive and WooCommerce ready. The premium theme from Templatic has a sleek and modern design that could be used to showcase your company or business and sell any type of product or service. Some of the features include: fully widgetized homepage, a mobile friendly responsive design, unlimited colour options, portfolio management, mega menu support, sticky menu, a wide variety of shortcodes (tabs, boxes, pop-overs, alert boxes, buttons, columns etc), WooCommmerce ecommerce styling, 18 custom widgets, HTML slider, automatic updates and more.
Wintersong WordPress Theme
Wintersong is a super minimalist, responsive blog WordPress theme for the Genesis Framework. The premium child theme from StudioPress is extremely simple and minimalist ensuring your words and content stand out. Its mobile friendly with a responsive design and has a fixed left sidebar and single column for your content. Some of the other features of the Wintersong theme include: custom header and menus, HTML5 markup, a landing page template, theme options, and the other benefits of the Genesis framework.
Lungo WordPress Theme
Lungo is a premium WordPress business / portfolio theme for creative agencies and freelancers. The powerful and highly customisable theme from Theme Jug is designed to specifically put the focus on your business and your best work. Features include: fully responsive and retina ready, powerful built in theme options panel, portfolio management and filterable portfolio template (image, video, slideshow formats), touch swipe support, custom widgets, localisation support, blog post formats, built in contact form, and more
Hipster WordPress Theme
The Hipster WordPress theme from RichWP is an extremely minimalist mobile responsive 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.
Stylebook WordPress Theme
Stylebook is a sophisticated news / online magazine WordPress theme with a mobile friendly responsive layout. The premium theme from Gabfire Themes is ideal for magazine websites with lots of content. Its complex homepage design allows you to display lots of featured stories, categories and articles, and its multiple category and post layout options provide a real professional look for the inner sections of your site. Some of the other key features of the Stylebook theme include: a unique multi-category featured collage slider, news ticker, a neat responsive carousel, 9 category page template layouts, 4 post templates, advertising module with category based ads, shortcodes, advanced control panel and more.
Electra WordPress Theme
Electra is a multi-purpose premium WordPress theme that you could use for a blog, portfolio, business, creative agency, design studio or any other related website. The premium theme from Tesla Themes has a clean, airy and mobile responsive design and includes lots of customisation options so you can personalise the layout and design to suit your business. Key features of the theme include: 10 custom posts (FAQ, Portfolio, Gallery, Services, Testimonials, Skills, Clients Slider, Team, etc.), 6 custom widgets, a wide variety of shortcodes, 7 built in page templates (blog, contact, events, portfolio, etc.), visual form builder, filterable portfolio, light/dark colour skins, boxed/wide layout styles, Google web fonts and more.
Agency Pro WordPress Theme
Agency Pro is a professional business / agency WordPress theme from StudioPress designed to present your services and portfolio in a stylish manner. The premium child theme for the Genesis Framework is mobile ready with a responsive design and features HTML5 markup. Some of the other features include: 5 colour styles, 6 layout options, custom header, background and menus, a custom homepage layout, sticky navigation menu, a landing page template, theme options and other features of the Genesis Framework.
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.
Business WordPress Theme
The Business Theme from Organic Themes is a clean and professional WordPress theme ideal for small business or large corporate websites. The versatile premium theme allows you to showcase your company, projects, services, jobs, and employees. Its mobile ready with a responsive design and is also retina optimised. Some of the key features include: a page template for job listings, an RSS news feed template, portfolio template, HTML5 and CSS3 code, WooCommerce ecommerce compatibility, slideshow page template, Google fonts, multiple sidebars and column layouts, blog section, multiple colour change options, custom menu, header, background and lots more great features.
Medi WordPress Theme
Medi is a professional, clean, almost clinical, business WordPress theme for health professionals and businesses. The premium theme from CSSIgniter is ideal for health clinics, medical centers, hospitals, doctors, dentists, and other medical and health related websites. The Medi theme includes a number of custom features including: custom post types and associated templates for services and personnel, custom widgets for open hours, scheduling, testimonials etc, and a custom contact form with map and location information. Other features include: a responsive design, theme options page for easy control and customisation, localisation options, shortcodes, HTML5 / CSS3 code, 7 colour scheme options and more.
Pinable WordPress Theme
Pinable is a Pinterest style WordPress theme from Theme Junkie with a design heavily inspired by Pinterest and Behance. The versatile theme could be used for a creative / design website, personal blog, portfolio, video blog, gallery, or an online magazine. The size (width) of the post boxes can be easily adjusted in the backend options panel. Pinable supports various post formats (audio, video, gallery, quote, link, etc). Some of the other features include: a responsive design, built-in post view counter and like it counter, support for any type of video, post gallery, shortcodes, custom page templates, theme options panel and more.
Directory WordPress Theme
Directory is an extremely powerful, feature packed and versatile directory website solution for WordPress. This premium directory WordPress theme from Templatic is really a directory website platform that can be used to create, manage and monetize any type of directory site you want to build. A business directory, city / region / country / global directory, shop directory, accommodation directory, restaurant directory, real estate directory, events directory, people directory or any other sort of directory – this theme can do pretty much anything. Some of the things you can do with the Directory package include: easily add and manipulate any type of content / listings, allow visitors to register and post listings, map items with Google maps, organize content into cities, states and countries, geo track visitors, monetize the site through advertising or payment packages for content submission, manage events, add rating and review options, and much more.
Hula WordPress Theme
Hula is a versatile business and music oriented premium WordPress theme from Aloha Themes. Hula’s built-in suite of tools and design flexibility gives you the power to quickly and easily build a website for a whole range of difference niches. You could use the theme for small business websites, personal websites or a blog. The theme is also designed for music, band, DJ, podcasting or audio websites with a continuous audio player option. Some of the key features of the Hula theme include: unlimited customisation options, a mobile friendly responsive design, visual page builder and shortcodes, 4 skin colours, a page to page continuous audio player, catalogue tool for albums and discography, video and photo gallery, testimonials and reviews, team / bio page template, 15 custom widgets and more.
Base WordPress Theme
Base is a simply styled, developer centric child theme for the Builder Framework from iThemes. The theme is built with LESS and includes integration with the WordPress core customizer tools to easily add header images, footer section and menus. It also has 9 theme specific layouts with several pages styled for the iThemes Exchange ecommerce plugin (cart, product, store, account pages etc).
The Writer WordPress Theme
The Writer is a beautifully designed minimal WordPress theme built specifically for writers, authors, and columnists. The premium theme from Obox is perfect for story tellers to present their long form articles and stories in a very clean, visually stunning and easy to read layout that doesn’t look like a blog. Features include a book cover / magazine inspired homepage and post pages, perfect typography, a mobile responsive layout, elegant slide out menu, options to customize the design, add your backgrounds, easily change the logo, colours and more.
Valenti WordPress Theme
Valenti is a beautiful, feature rich review magazine WordPress theme with a retina ready and mobile friendly responsive design. Some of the items in the extensive list of features in the theme include: a drag and drop homepage builder, powerful options panel, unique mega-menu system, 5 post featured image style options (with parallax effects), slide out mobile menu, rich snippet support, boxed or full width layouts, integrated review system with user ratings, post formats for video and audio, numerous custom page templates and widgets, lots of homepage, category and post layout options, colour styling options and much more.
Flatshop WordPress Theme
Flatshop is a beautiful and unique WooCommerce powered ecommerce WordPress theme that is mobile responsive and retina ready. The premium theme from Themify is perfect for small or large shops and includes some nice parallax scrolling and animation effects for an interesting and engaging user experience. Flatshop uses Themify’s Drag and Drop Builder so you can easily create unlimited custom product page designs by dragging and dropping modules on the page. Each page can be customized individually and categories can have a full width layout, 2, 3 or 4 column grid layouts. Some of the other features of the theme include: a full width slider, product pop-out lightbox, slide out menu and cart, infinite scroll or pagination, footer info and map, icon fonts and more. The theme can also be used without the shop functionality as a standard blog, statistic website, business website, online magazine, portfolio or anything else you might want.
Paige WordPress Theme
Paige is a multi-purpose Builder child theme from iThemes with a crisp, clear and flat design. The theme could be used for a personal website, business site or even an online store thanks to the included styling and layouts for iThemes Exchange ecommerce plugin. Some of the other features include: a mobile friendly responsive design, several alternative module styles to change your layouts, some post format styles, and an animated read more button. The key features of the theme is that it runs on the powerful Builder Framework with its powerful layout engine lets you create layouts and widget areas exactly the way you want.
Beautiful Pro WordPress Theme
Beautiful Pro is a very simple and minimalist child theme for the Genesis Framework from StudioPress. The blog style theme has a mobile friendly responsive design and takes advantage of the new Genesis 2.0 features like HTML5 and mircodata support. It comes with a customisable header, backgrounds and menus, 3 layout options (left sidebar, right sidebar or full width), a landing page template, theme options and all the other benefits of the Genesis Framework.
Sale Junction WordPress Theme
Sale Junction is a versatile ecommerce store WordPress theme from Ink Themes. The premium theme is compatible with both the WooCommerce and Easy Digital Downloads ecommerce plugins enabling to sell both physical good as well as digital products. Some of the features include: a mobile responsive design, 7 colour schemes, customisable colours and styles, various page templates, numerous widgetzied areas and more.
Web Journal WordPress Theme
Web Journal is a professional looking responsive WordPress theme for magazines and online news websites. The premium theme from Magazine3 would suit websites that publish a lot of content. Some of the features of the theme include: an admin control panel and colour change options, a fully responsive design, built-in advertising areas, custom page templates, custom widgets, localization support and more.
myParallax Single Page WordPress Theme
myParallax is a single / one page WordPress theme that you could use for a personal, portfolio or small business website. The premium theme from Authentic Themes has a homepage designed to work as your whole website, however it also has accessible internal pages if you want. Some of the features include: a portfolio section, staff / team page, contact form with map, mobile responsive design, Google fonts, shortcodes, widgets and more.
Magazine Pro WordPress Theme
Magazine Pro is a modern responsive magazine WordPress theme with a bold yet minimalist and flat design. The premium child theme from StudioPress runs on the solid Genesis Framework and is perfect for professional online magazine publishers that want to focus on their text and images. Its mobile friendly with a responsive design and features HTML5 markup. Some of the other key aspects include: 4 colour styles, 6 layout options, custom header, backgrounds and menu, featured images, landing page template, theme options and all the other benefits of the Genesis Framework.