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Top 10 Free WordPress themes for Content Marketing

You already know that WordPress is the most preferred blogging platform due to its features. It’s very easy to use and customize any theme in for any kind of websites. The main problem is choosing the right WordPress theme for your blog.

During the process, you have to decide what actually you are looking for. There are Millions of free WordPress themes available online. That’s the problem for every blogger, because they confused in choosing the best one.

What you should consider while looking for a free WordPress themes?

Here are the few points;

  • Strive for Simplicity
  • Supported Plugins
  • Having Page Builders
  • Support Options for Help
  • Ratings and Reviews

It doesn’t matter that you have a business related to Blogging, Content Marketing or anything. Your theme always plays an important role in your business.

I think you know that:

83% of Content Marketers are using the WordPress Platform. Content Marketing is all about knowledge.

If you are a Blogger or Content marketer and also into WordPress then I must say the combination is perfect.

The best thing about WordPress is the large collection of free WordPress themes available. In this blog, I’m going to share with you the “10 Free WordPress themes for Content Marketing“.

1. Flat

screenshotIf you are looking for an attractive blog, then this is the best WordPress theme. This modern theme has a vertical menu following by widget areas. Flat is designed for only blogging.

  • Classic blog with Vertical Menu
  • Responsive Layout
  • Brilliant Typography Font
  • Flat Design
  • Free

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2. Sparkling


It’s a time to give lighting to your blog. Sparkling is a clean, modern, flat design theme which built on Bootstrap 3. This is a free responsive WordPress theme suitable for different kind of blogging. Sparkling is well optimized for smartphones, tablets, desktops and any other device. It is SEO friendly with Schema compatible structure, so it means Google love your blog.

If you are thinking to use the Sparkling WordPress theme for your personal blog, your choice is good.

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3. Activello

This is a free and professional theme from Activello is a simple and elegant multipurpose WordPress blogging theme.  This theme is well suitable for the Photography, Travelling and personal blogging.

  • Travel, Photography, Personal Blog
  • Responsive Design
  • WooCommerce ready
  • Easy contact form
  • Social links

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4. Dazzling

Dazzling is one of my favorite blog themes because it’s quite simple and easy to use. This flat theme includes a full-screen slider, a left hand sidebar, and widgets. In terms of customization, you can change the images in the slider, add a custom menu and add widgets in the footer area.

Dazzling is a mobile responsive and a modern theme. This means that it’ll appear well on tablets, smartphones, laptops and desktop of all sizes. The innovative WordPress theme developed using Bootstrap 3.

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5. Sueva


This is a professional theme that uses the Tumblr-style. Sueva is one of the world’s most popular themes with thousands of downloads.

It is masonry layout and mobile friendly theme, comes with a two column grid layout. You will get a large header image with a slider, author bio with your profile picture and the best font style.

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6. Awaken


Awaken WordPress theme is really an attractive theme for bloggers.  It can easily be used for personal blogs as well as magazines. Awaken WordPress theme can scale to fit for simple blogging purpose to complex magazine style blogging.

This free WordPress theme allows you to change theme color, font attributes, links and more through its options panel.

  • Personal Blog, Magazine, Photography and more
  • Responsive and Mobile friendly Design
  • Eye Catching Font
  • Lot of space for running ads
  • Theme option panel

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7. Onetone


Onetone is one page responsive WordPress theme by This business theme based on Bootstrap and HTML5/CSS3. Onetone allows you to add unlimited sections to your page from the extensive admin panel.

One of the best things that you will not get in free themes is the video background option. Onetone give you an opportunity to add your YouTube videos in your website easily. I can assure you that you will not find these numbers of features in a free WordPress theme.

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8. Accelerate


I think nothing is better than this theme. Accelerate has been specially designed for blogging websites with a premium look.

This is a free WordPress theme with clean design and customization options, it can easily be customized for any purpose. Accelerate is designed to be a multi-purpose theme that’s suitable for photographers, travellers and other personal bloggers. The theme includes all the features that you will need to create a powerful blog.

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9. Zillah


It’s time to personalize your blog with this free WordPress theme. Zillah is a clean, beautiful and responsive theme design by This theme totally focuses on personal blogging. This responsive theme will improve your online reputation and double to blog traffic.  As, you know first impression is the last impression. This theme is perfect for the personal blogging.

  • Responsive and Mobile friendly Design
  • Unlimited Colors
  • Widgetized footer
  • Full width featured slider
  • Beautiful author box

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10. ColorMag


ColorMag is a Magazine Style WordPress Theme and has 5 out 5 star rating. If you are searching for premium look free WordPress theme, then ColorMag is best for you.

This theme takes my attraction due to its nifty slider feature.

The best feature of the theme is you can represent different colors for different category. This is a money making theme. If you are thinking to start Google Ads in your blog, then this theme perfectly match with your requirement. You can find lots of space to use your Google ads in sidebar, header, after post, in content and in footer also.

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I think you got the best and free WordPress themes of 2016 for content marketing and blogging.  Now what to do? Start your blog or website with any of these themes and then you can consider upgrading to their pro themes to have full control on their customization. But, for the beginning you can use free version for these themes.

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    • Dev Chandan Dev Chandan

      Thanks Danial.

  2. I tuly love yourr website.. Very nice colors & theme. Did you create thos weeb site yourself?
    Please reply back as I’m planning to create my very own blog
    and ould like to learn whre you got this from or what
    the theme is called. Thanks!

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    • Dev Chandan Dev Chandan

      Happy to help Tony. You will always get something new here.

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