Free WordPress Themes to check out in 2020

Free Wordpress Themes 2020

Are you on the lookout for free wordpress themes for your current website, or are you perhaps just starting out and wondering where to begin with Themes?

Today I will showcase a variety of themes that I’m sure you’re going to love, best of all it’ll only be free wordpress themes that I’ll recommend. So you can get started with them straight away!

I will be showcasing themes from various different niches and providing a resource for you to discover thousands more themes absolutely free.


1. Alyssas Blog

Alyssas Blog is a minimal, clean and responsive theme with Masonry layout. This theme has an awesome layout for the home page and single page. Focusing writers, bloggers, travelers & photographers who wish to share their incredible stories on different niche like lifestyle, travel, food, technology, fashion, business, marketing etc, Alyssas Blog has been developed.

I personally love the simplistic design of this theme and believe it would fit in with someone that doesn’t want a theme with tonnes of bells and whistles, but rather something to get the job done and showcase what they love.

2. NewsUp

Newsup is a fast, clean, modern-looking Best Responsive News Magazine WordPress theme. The theme is fully widgetised, so users can manage the content by using easy to use widgets. Newsup is suitable for dynamic news, newspapers, magazine, publishers, blogs, editors, online and gaming magazines, news portals, personal blogs, newspaper, publishing or review sites and any creative website. Newsup is SEO friendly, WPML, Gutenberg, translation and RTL ready.

NewsUp is a much more complex theme, perfect for website owners that have created a news/magazine formatted website. The rotating featured article section coupled with the Popular/Trending Posts tab makes this dynamic theme a must-have for aspiring journalists and media startups.

3. NewShop eCommerce

NewShop eCommerce is a child theme of NewStore. NewShop eCommerce is a WordPress theme that helps you start selling online. it is the perfect free theme designed for your WooCommerce shop based on Bootstrap. It supports WooCommerce shop. Install the recommended plugins and you will get an awesome store.

NewShop eCommerce is a theme built around the WooCommerce plugin, which essentially turns your boring wordpress website into a full fledged online store.

The design of NewShop eCommerce is clean, beautiful and functional.

You wouldn’t believe this was built on WordPress upon first glance!

4. Nirman Construction

Nirman Construction is a bold, powerful, resourceful and eye-catching construction WordPress theme to fully utilize the online space to display your work and services in the most convincing way. The theme is best suited for construction business, contractors, builders, architectural firms, renovation and repairing services, property dealers, building material trader, infrastructure companies, plumbing and roofing services and all such businesses. It gives ample number of layout options and header and footer styles to make your website stand out among competitors.

When I first started out with wordpress, I hadn’t even considered the possibility that it could be used for a real business, but this theme proves that just about anybody can get started with wordpress.

This theme is clean, responsive, and beautiful to look at with a host of preselected colour palettes to suit your brand.

5. Fukasawa

Fukasawa is a minimal masonry style blog theme for photographers and collectors. It features responsive & retina-ready design, block editor support, support for the image, gallery and video post formats, four custom widgets, an archive page template, a gallery slideshow, custom accent colour support, custom logo support, editor styles, and much more.

I just had to showcase this theme, as a photography enthusiast myself, I revel in the idea of being able to showcase my work in minimalist fashion that still stands out.

Fukasawa does just that, its beautiful design can be used to showcase Paintings, Photography, Sketches, Videos and any other form of media you can think of.

I’m sure with a little creativity you’ll find a theme that fits your unique personality and with a little bit of tweaking and a touch of personal branding, your websites are going to look amazing.

For more inspiration, you can check out the wordpress themes library, only if you don’t like the ones I’ve shown you of course.

Have you got a wordpress theme that you’d like me to showcase? Head on over to my About page and send me a message. I’m always on the hunt for new themes and would love to work with you!

Article by Matt Dean

My name is Matt Dean and I have made hundreds of websites often using WordPress as the foundation. Whether you are an amateur web developer or a business owner in need of a professional-looking website, I aim to provide you with practical advice for developing and maintaining your WordPress website.