This is a roundup of the best new premium WordPress themes released in June 2012. Some really nice themes were released last month, with a wide range of different styles ranging from the traditional to the niche and innovative. There are themes for ecommerce websites, online magazines, business websites, photography and portfolio sites. There are also a couple of unique niche applications themes for car dealers, food bloggers, classified websites, education institutions, and an awesome drag and drop theme framework.
ColorLabs was the busiest company this month releasing a total of 3 new themes. There are also a couple of themes from new theme shops, Theme Furnace and MyThemeShop.
Below is the June roundup with 25 of the best new premium themes:
Photostore is an elegant photo WordPress theme from Mint Themes designed for photographers and videographers to showcase and sell their work online. The premium theme is configured to show off your photography and media (photos and/or videos) in an organized and simple way. The theme is iPhone and iPad compatible and is also set up with ecommerce integration that allows you to sell (if you wish) your photos or other media directly from your website.
Persona is a lifestream blog WordPress theme that will collect and combine all your online activities from around the web into the one place. The premium theme from ColorLabs gathers your Twitter updates, Facebook updates, Flickr and Instragram pictures, YouTube videos and others, and combines them into a WordPress website which you own and control. The theme helps you bring together everything you do online into the one easy to navigate website.
Classifier is a classified ads WordPress theme that allows you to create a free or paid classifieds website for people to advertise and sell their business, products and services. The premium theme from ColorLabs can be used for community websites, business directories, personal ads, real estate listings, auto ads, niche product sales/directories and much more.
Education 2.0 is a WordPress theme designed for schools, colleges and other education institutions. The premium child theme for the StudioPress Genesis Theme Framework features a custom homepage to effectively convey important information and direct visitors to the information they are looking for. The theme has a mobile responsive design and features include 6 colour styles, 6 layout options, custom background and menus, theme options and more.
Car Dealer is an advanced car dealership WordPress theme from Gorilla Themes ideal for selling new or second hand cars. The premium theme features Craigslist integration to easily copy and paste the pre-formatted code into your Craigslist account. The vehicle details pages include full vehicle specifications, photo galleries and option video. Other features include a financing calculator, customisable currency and metrics, customisable search module and more.
Business Agency is a business portfolio WordPress theme from Magazine3 designed for web agencies, design studios and freelancers. Features include a custom homepage design with featured slider, portfolio template to showcase photos and video, automatic thumbnails, custom menus, background, theme control panel and more.
Channel 66 is a unique and responsive magazine WordPress theme from Themes Kingdom. The premium theme has an image grid featured content section on the homepage, a fully responsive design, numerous shortcodes, custom page templates, a few different colour skins, theme options panel and more.
Metro is an attractive, modern magazine WordPress theme from MyThemeShop. The design is inspired by the Windows Metro visual editor and has some vibrant colours, crisp layout and clean typography. It also has a responsive design so will work on any device and screen size. Some of the other notable features include a colour picker for unlimited colour scheme options, 11 custom widgets, right or left sidebar options, options panel and more.
A Pinterest like WordPress theme from Themify. The premium theme has a responsive design and auto stacking layout so it looks great on any device and screen size. It has infinite scroll with posts loading automatically when you reach the bottom of the page, or an option for traditional page number navigation. You can use Pinboard to publish various types of media images, videos, galleries, lightbox content such as image zoom, video popup or iframe window. The extensive media support allows you to use it as a blog, portfolio, gallery, or video site. Other features include 3 grid layout options (small, medium and large), author avatar picture, 7 theme skins, theme options panel and more. Check our post of premium Pinterest WordPress themes for more Pinterest-style themes.
A modern business WordPress theme with a responsive design from WPZOOM. The premium theme has a dynamic homepage structure which can be customized to your liking using custom widgets. Other notable features include a featured posts slider on the homepage, 2 custom post types for testimonials and events, the advanced WPZOOM framework and options panel, custom page templates, and the mobile responsive layout that means it will look great on any device.
A responsive, ultra readable news WordPress theme from WooThemes. The premium theme has impressive column generator functionality that allows you to create unique layouts for each of your blog posts and pages. You can specify 1 to 3 column layouts for the post content and add images and videos into the columns, giving your site a real newspaper / magazine feel. Other notable features include ultra readable typography which can be customised, a fully customisable widgetzied homepage, featured posts slider, recent news module, a mobile responsive design and more.
A business WordPress theme designed specifically for legal firms, attorneys, lawyers, consultancy firms and other businesses and corporations needing a clean and professional website. The responsive premium theme from ThemeFuse automatically scales and resizes depending on the device the website is viewed on, so it works perfectly on PC’s, tablets and smart phones. Other features include lots of useful custom page templates such as case studies, pricing page etc, shortcodes, contact form with Google Map, integrated blog and the ThemeFuse Framework and options panel.
A clean and professional responsive ecommerce WordPress theme from ColorLabs. The premium theme is ideal for selling clothes, fashion accessories, jewellery, or other boutique items, however it could be used to sell anything you like. The works with the WP e-Commerce, Jigoshop and WooCommerce ecommerce plugins. Features include sections for new product arrivals and products on sale, detailed shopping cart section, product details page, 3 different content layout options with options for customization.
A video WordPress theme from Press75 designed specifically for websites showing a video series. The premium theme has a fully responsive design that works on any device and screen size to deliver a true and optimised “video series” website experience. Features include custom menus support, theme options page, network installation support, and social media integration.
A premium WordPress blogging theme from MintThemes designed for food and cooking blogs. The premium theme is ideal for food enthusiasts, chefs, food critics, and others wanting to blog about food or showcase their latest creations. Foodie has huge post images and video embeds to easily share and showcase your beautiful food pictures and videos. It also has a custom recipe and ingredients builder where you can just enter the ingredients and amounts to automatically create a beautiful recipe list in your blog post. The Foodie theme is perfect for food bloggers, but numerous inbuilt customizations options mean the attractive theme could be used for anything.
Example blog post showing the recipe and ingredients list, with video option
An attractive travel magazine WordPress theme from Magazine3 designed for travel bloggers and travel websites. The premium theme has a unique magazine layout ideal for travel websites, but could also be used for lifestyle, health, tech or any other type of magazine website. Features include a large featured slider on the homepage, inbuilt advertising options, custom page templates, automatic thumbnails, theme control panel and more.
A good looking minimal magazine WordPress theme with a responsive design from WPZOOM. The premium theme has a nicely structured design that places the focus on your content. The custom homepage has multiple layout options with either a wide full width or narrower slider. Posts can be displayed either in a grid layout or a traditional list view (see images below). Other features include a mobile responsive design, video widget, multiple layouts for posts, featured categories widget, advanced options panel and more.
Alternative Homepage Layout – with smaller slider and list posts layout
The PageLines Framework is a responsive, drag and drop framework for WordPress with Bootstrap, CSS3, and HTML5. The cutting edge theme framework is designed for both new and pro users, and allows you to easily build virtually any type of website you can imagine. It integrates all of today’s popular web standards, stacks of features and gives your website relevance & room for growth.
Example Blog Layout
It comes in two different sizes:
- Professional Edition: $97
- Developer Edition: $197
A beautiful, responsive business / portfolio WordPress theme from Theme Trust. The premium theme has a clean, professional design perfect for businesses, design agencies, creative individuals and others. The theme has a unique sequence slideshow on the homepage with options to control text and image position, as well as animation effects. Other features include a filterable portfolio template, Google webfonts, shortcodes, custom options panel and more. The responsive design means it will look great and work perfectly on all devices and screen sizes such as tablets, smart phones and everything else.
Magazine Theme 4.0
A sleek and modern premium WordPress theme from Organic Themes for online magazines and professional blogs. It has a clean, versatile design suitable for any type of website and will look great with large or small amounts of content. This new version has been completely rebuilt and features a fully responsive layout, WooCommerce ecommerce integration, AJAX post loading, flex featured content slider, colour change options, several widgetized sections, options framework and more.
A responsive WordPress theme with a clean and professional business design from Theme Furnace. The responsive design means the theme will look good no matter what your screen size, so works perfectly on desktops, tablets and mobiles. Whiteside includes a responsive slider on the homepage which can be controlled with finger gestures on smart phones and tablets. Some of the other notable features include a portfolio section with portfolio custom post types, custom widgets, font management and an extensive theme options panel.
A clean and elegant portfolio WordPress theme with a responsive layout from ThemeShift. The premium theme has a very clean, minimalist design and the responsive layout means it will look great on all mobile devices. DePosito is built on the FrameShift Theme Framework and is packed with lots of handy features including custom post type for portfolio items, custom post and page layouts, lots of useful custom widgets and shortcodes, comprehensive theme options and more.
Portfolio Layout Options
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A premium medical and health business WordPress theme from Clover Themes. The theme is designed for health business websites for doctors, dentists, health clinics, or other health and medical business websites. The theme has a clean and professional design so it could of course be used for any other type of business website. Features include an advanced theme options page for easy set up and customisation, featured slider, 2,3 and 4 column portfolio page templates, various useful shortcodes, integrated blog and more.
A premium ecommerce WordPress theme with a vintage / grunge look and a clean, minimal layout. This flexible premium theme from Obox Themes also works as gorgeous video blog, portfolio website or a great looking standard blog if you wish. See the video version here. It uses the free WooCommerce ecommerce plugin for ecommerce functionality which has enterprise level quality and features. Some of the ecommerce features included in the theme are: a flexible slider that can display blog, product or portfolio posts, a drop down shopping cart, beautiful purchase button areas, and sale/price tabs.
The theme can also be used for video, and display videos from any third party video hosting site. It can alternatively display photos instead of video for use as a portfolio or standard blog. Other highlights include the responsive design making it looks great on desktops, tablets and mobiles, a widgetzied homepage that can show unlimited videos, portfolio page template, and a custom video post page for HD video with a massive 940px view port.
A stylish and professional responsive WordPress theme suitable for use by a whole range of different website styles including business websites, blogs and online magazines. Some of the other features include: a mobile friendly responsive design, theme options page, 2 featured article sliders, portfolio page templates, alternative business homepage layout, video page template, multiple post and page layout options and more.