For anyone planning on opening new businesses, constructing a website for a creative agency or simply continuing being an amazing freelancer, I have a question. Have you ever thought of owning a website of your own on which you can display your awesome works? If you haven’t, you should really think about it!. Therefore, I’m writing this article “10 Most Breathtaking Portfolio WordPress Themes” to give you some best portfolio WordPress themes in my view.
Choose one of these themes below for your soon-to-be website, I bet you’ll never be disappointed, as not only are they beautiful in appearance, but also customers effective features.
Before continuing to read, I just want to remind you something, which is the fact that almost all the themes I will list below have certain similar features. They are fully responsive tested on multiple handheld devices, and packed with such amazing features as customization options, gorgeous pre-made page layouts and the compability with different browsers such as Firefox, Safari, Chrome, etc. That’s why you may need to weigh the pros and cons of each theme very carefully before making the final decision.
Understanding the difficulty you will have to face, each theme’s provider offers you a Demo page so you can experience their theme more deeply.
Enough opening, yeah? Let’s go!
Created by Knighthemes, Furion is a state-of-the-art and minimal Blog & Portfolio WordPress Theme designed to specifically suit freelancers and creative agencies. In order to give you everything above your imagination’s limitations, Knighthemes had constructed it into an marvellous theme for blog and portfolio web pages. With this theme, I’m pretty sure your potential customers and employers will be strongly impressed.
Regarding its features, as you can guess, the theme is fully responsive which makes your website look stunning on every devices, including smartphones, tablets and desktops. Moreover, the easy customization feature will absolutely please the most demanding users, ranging from designers, illustrators, photographers, artists to other creatives. According to Knighthemes themself, these are two of the most notable and competitive characters of Furion. But there are many more. For example, it is really easy to set up, which also means that even users with very little knowledge of WordPress and premium themes as well as pro can easily install the themes, of course with the help of the support team if neccessary.
But those are just several reasons why I’m rooting for this theme. The biggest point that draws my attention to this theme is that purchasing it would mean saving $70.5 on premium plugins, including Visual Composer: $33; Slider Revolution: $18; Advanced Custom Field (PRO version): $19.5.
It comes with a Demo so that you can easily make judgements! Check it out!
MAMA by Jewel Theme is a Minimal, Clean, Flexible and Fully Responsive Portfolio WordPress Theme Developed by Jewel Theme. It is specifically designed to suit Personal Portfolio, Business, Corporate & Best for Creative lover.
MAMA is developed with Modern and Minimalist Design, with such cool features as Powerful admin panel which helps to customize MAMA WordPress Theme. With this theme, you can start any type of small Business and Portfolio you ever want. Moreover, MAMA supplies you with Full Screen Menu which can be opened by clicking on 3 lines icon on the top right. And if you’ve ever felt lost, just open the full documentation included into Theme folder.
Jewel Theme claims that this theme is perfect for you, together with the Creative Design and Idea making it even better. The dedicated support provided by the team is also valuable.
For more information on how it works, please take a look at its Demo!
Vong is a product by wpSpade and is a minimalist portfolio theme also designed for freelancers and agencies. Built with passion from wpSpade, Vong is promised to be a remarkable Portfolio WordPress themes. Similar to Furion and almost all the following themes below, this theme is fully responsive, retina-ready and said to be truly intuitive. Choosing this theme for your site and your visitors will surely be bedazzled.
Included in the pack are some very worthy features. To name some, it is CSS3 powered. and completely compatible with WPML. Providing localization support (*.po and *.mo files included) and WooCommerce support, the theme also comes with the 1-click install which makes it a lot more easy for you to set it up. Some other features of Vong are the ability to set background color of the page header + transparency to create “overlay” effect combining it with featured image, the ability to use HTML5 video as page header background, etc.
For many new and praised features, this theme is highly recommended.
You can check out its features in reality with its Demo here!
Produced by the renowned fuelthemes, and rated 4.63/5 by 100 ratings, you certainly cannot raise doubts about Notio. It is proudly believed to be “the highest quality Portfolio WordPress theme in today’s busy market” by its producers. Having designed the theme with main focus on quality, clean design that can display your work in the most effective way, Notio is bound to help your business thrive on the Internet.
With such clear purposes in mind, the team built it as a Portfolio theme for artisans, designers, creators and makers packed with 10 wonderful and practical layouts. What’s more, no coding knowledge is required! It has many features, but I will just list the best in my opinion. Integrated with Visual Composer, the theme allows you to easily drag and drop elements to create the page you imagine in your mind, and with the integration of WooCommerce, you will own a perfect eStore characterized by multicurrency and multilingual integration.
There are so many more outstanding features that I was dizzy just by experiencing its Demo. Therefore, I really think you should visit its Demo page for real experience!
Blaine is a product from TBHThemes, designed to suit all purposes of your website, ranging from creative agencies, freelancers to companies of all kinds.
Similar to those themes above, Blain has many features, but the most praised by their own producers include easy layouts feature, with tons of options for simple background/overlay management, together with boxed or extended appearance; a slideshow on every page with full support for full width slideshows, and captions; photo album with which you create albums and photo galleries within easy steps, and display them in the most gorgeous way possible; WooCommerce Integration that helps you sell anything you want; and last but not least, its blazing fast feature – with an astounding 60fps scrolling, making things work much more smoothly and certainly giving you pleasure.
With 4.52 stars rated on average, Blaine is sure to be an amazing theme that’s worth considering. Moreover, many customers who bought the theme already have praised it for its Design Quality, which proves one thing: No matter what, Blaine’s design quality is no joke!
To say if I’m right about that, simply go to its Demo page!
A product by Vamtam, DO.BIZ, claimed to be one of the most breathtaking portfolio WordPress themes with the purpose of being a responsive business and portfolio theme. Whether you’re advanced at using and installing WordPress themes or you have no programming skills whatsoever, you can easily manage to install and run the theme. Designed to suit any kind of websites – from environmental, law, agency, nonprofit, gym, medical, one page, corporate, to spa and shop, etc., the theme is ensured to be a bomb in the industry!
Some main highlights concerning how effective DO.BIZ is, let me list some: It is optimised for speed; clean and easy to use with the feature of Drag & Drop page, blog posts and portfolio posts builder; moreover, it has CSS animation options for most of the elements, together with easy parallax builder and improved Admin Option Panel.
What is even greater is that you can actually save some money when purchasing it, because it includes 1200 Premium Icon Set, which is $39 in value, and also Layered Slider Responsive WordPress Plugin which is $15 Value! But hold on, the thing that really convinces me about this theme is that it has a great team of supporters!
In order to get the full grasp of this theme, please visit its Demo page!
DeRailed is a product launched by ProgressionStudtios. Its producers have a tendency of not talking much about their products. In DeRailed’s case, all they give us is that this is an easy-to-customize and fully featured WordPress Theme. Furthermore, when buying this theme, customers will also be entitled to a detailed help file along with bonus features such as Unlimited Color Schemes and Responsive Layout. That’s all they have to say in the introduction!
If you want to go into details of what they actually offer you, I’ll give you some. Its key features include Ecommerce Ready, which helps you easily construct an e-Commerce website to sell products; Unlimited Color Schemes that are easy to customize from a front-end color picker; Retina Support, which means that DeRailed is designed for high resolution displays like the Macbook Pro with Retina Display, iPhones and iPads; Responsive Layout; Video Documentation with a detailed written support file; Demo Content included in an XML Import file for quick setup; Translation Ready, etc.
This theme is rather new on the market, so you can discover more about it!
For further exploring, please make a visit to its Demo section!
With more than 2200 sales, Corona by Kriesi is undoubtedly one of the best themes in the niche! It is an graceful and flexible WordPress Theme, ideal for users with no coding knowledge as well as developers.
With the theme comes wide range of options, with which you can modify layout, styling, colors and fonts directly from within the backend. You can create the website of your own with the help of 6 Slideshows, multiple skin, font and color options as well as dynamic template builder. The team at Kriesi also presents to you a Video Tutorial Section in order to guide you on how to set up your site.
Some key features included in the files are 5 different Slideshows (Accordion, Piecemaker2 3D Slider, Aviaslider, Fade Slider, Caption Slider,); Supports Videos from major video hosting services; Template Builder for unique page layouts (Landing Pages, Frontpages, Videopages etc); Visual Shortcode editor with preview function; Custom Widgets such as Combo Widget, Recent News, Recent Portfolio entries, Advertising, Twitter, Tweitter + RSS follower count; Color picker options, etc
I don’t know about you, but I’m truly attracted to the fact that video tutorials are available and they’re reall useful.
How about checking out its Demo and tell me about what you like?
Claimed by its creator jessengatai as “The portfolio theme to end all portfolio themes”, Crush seems to be a super high-quality, customizable, responsive and highly effective WordPress theme. It is suitable for freelancers, part time bloggers as well as creative agencies. Although its creator seems to be a little bit overpraising his product by saying his implementation of the WordPress Theme Customizer is “second to none”, I believe he has a reason to be proud besides the number of more than 2300 sales.
Why? Because his theme’s features are pretty amazing, including WordPress LIVE Theme Customizer (Updates In Realtime); Fully Responsive; Online Documentation; Retina Ready; Fixed & Fluid Width Layouts; Unlimited Portfolio Pages; Filterable Portfolio Pages; Gallery Post Format – Slider & Stacked Options; Audio Post Format – Self Hosted & Embedded; Video Post Format – Self Hosted & Embedded; Link & Quote Post Formats For Blog Posts; Clean and Commented Code and over 650 Google Fonts Built In!
What’s more, its price is also a little bit lower than the normal!
So, why don’t you get straight to its Demo and check it out?
Freis is provided by entiri and is a Creative Portfolio WordPress Theme, designated for agencies, business and individuals. If I have to choose some of the good features by Freis, I would say Freis is retina ready, parallax ready and so much more. If you think of displaying your work in the most appealing way, Freis is a good solution. Based on popular Twitter Bootstrap framework, this theme is also integrated with Visual Composer, Master Slider and the latest HTML5 and CSS3 technologies.
Some other good features include Import demo sites with One Click; Contact Form 7 Included; Ajax or Base Page Transitions – you can switch among 10 different animations; Site layout (fullwidth or boxed); Anchor functionality for One Page sites; Clean, modern, multi-purpose design that can be utilized for any type of website; WordPress Multi-Site (WPMU) Tested and Approved; Three types of menu integrated – advanced options for all Menus; Fullscreen Menu; Integrated Perspective Menu, etc.
If you want more information on this interesting theme, this is its Demo!
Yes they’re all amazing Portfolio WordPress themes, therefore, it requires the skills of critical thinking when it comes to choosing one among these to be your website’s theme. Although it’s mainly up to each person’s taste and view to decide, I personally think we should choose the most effective among them. As it’s pretty hard to know all and decide which is the most effective, I believe we should base on the comments to see which theme gets the most satisfaction from customers. After doing so, I realize Furion by Knighthemes is the one that should be highly recommended.