There many conditions that we consider fashion over function. But when choosing a WordPress theme for your website, one must need to choose function over fashion. In this article, I am going to give you some tips and step on how to choose a free WordPress theme for your website.
Questions like What do you want your site to do? Do you hope to publish a blog or products or any digital product in the future?
Do you love photos and photography and need to share your images, then consider a site design that focuses more on photos and has more functionality for it.
Spend some time on other great blogs or the ones where you enjoy staying or reading. Start analyzing the website/blog what elements catches your eye, or features of the home page that attracts you and try to find is there any similar theme or lookalike of these sites or not.
How to Choose a Free WordPress Theme
Not all the free themes are created similarly or should even be deliberated to be. There is always a theme or a person on the other side of the world behind it.
Look at the documentation if available where you can find each and every feature and specification of the theme. If the theme also offers you a PRO version, that is generally a good indication that free theme will have a good support system along with PRO version.
These below themes are offering great documentation:
If you are new or a rookie at creating graphics or images on the desktop, I recommend you to try a theme with ‘Builder’ functionality, or which support ‘Visual Composer’. Then, building a website will be as easier as building a Lego structure.
There are many different and amazing themes available on WordPress, also you can consider Wpbeginner.com recommendations much authentic.
How to Install Your WordPress Theme?
It’s really simple and easy!
First of all, you need to navigate from Dashboard > Appearance > Themes.
Then click on the upload theme and choose your theme file from the local system.
Click on install.
Activate your theme.
Now, you are ready to customize your theme! You can go to customize or the Theme > Customize. And, start customizing your theme according to your requirements or with taking help of the documentation.
So, this was it on how to choose a free WordPress theme! Don’t forget to mention your queries or problem in the comment section below! We’ll be glad to hear from you.