If you’re a photographer, a graphic or interior designer, a web designer, freelance creative professional or you just want a great way to show off cool design work, photographs, websites, you’ll want a great looking, well designed and reasonably priced WordPress grid portfolio theme. It’s sort of like your online business card. You want to give potential clients and customers a look at your work and the one-page grid layout is a great way to do that. WordPress grid themes seem to be getting more and more popular, thanks in large part to their flexibility and functionality, and this collection represents the absolute best grid design themes we could find.
Laying your website out in a grid format will help make the page look organized and modern. The masonry format helps attract the eye and you can even add a feature to allow for infinite scrolling, sort of like Pinterest, which can be something to help set your page apart from everyone else.
This is Lookbook, a wonderful and professional grid theme for building an awesome portfolio. With a great mosaic grid layout, this theme offers a really impactful visual first impression, showcasing your content on just one page. Like all of GraphPaper Press’ themes, Lookbook is very simple to customize, you can change up the headers, favicons, menus, text blocks and all of the widgets. Lookbook offers a responsive layout, great looking on all devices. Your images will look great with one of the pre-made masonry layouts that are included with this theme, display portfolios, image galleries and posts in the same awesome masonry layout.
With the Sell Media plugin, or Easy Digital Downloads if you’re more into that, you can set up a shop selling your digital products, like stock photography. There are tons of custom widgets, unlimited galleries, multiple post formats for videos, audio, images, links and quotes. Slideshows can be rapidly created by dragging and dropping your images into any order you’d like, no matter how many images. GraphPaper Press offers incredible levels of support and tons of documentation too.
Ultra, by Themify.me, is a true premium WordPress theme and I’ve included it in this list of grid themes because of the demo site they’ve created with a gorgeous masonry layout, pictured above. Ultra allows for a massive amount of flexibility. A lot of themes advertise their flexibility, but they really don’t provide it, or they’re flexible, but difficult to use. Ultra is different, it’s simple to use and offers drag and drop page building that makes it effortless to create a layout like the one you see in this post. The layouts are limitless with over 60 included in your download package and more being created all the time. Ultra is eCommerce friendly, great for portfolios and blogs that want to add some eCommerce to their site. Ultra also includes bonus Themeify Builder addons, including a Timeline, Progress Bars, Countdown, Professional contact form and much more. If you want a full featured theme with a beautiful grid layout included, you should take a deeper look into Ultra.
For photographers, photo bloggers, digital journalists, designers and photography studios, The Shutter is a well designed and style-filled option for presenting your images. Hey, you don’t hav eto be a professional to get the most out of this template, even hobbyists can use a modern, clean look like the one The Shutter provides. There are five lovely demo sites included and ThemeFuse adds to that list once in a while, so it’s always worth checking back with them. Each demo takes a slightly different approach to the layout and presentation of images, but they all have one thing in common, they do the best they can to make your images jump off the screen. Shutter is fast loading, user-friendly, has all the bells and whistles you could use and the price is right too.
Collecto is a classic newspaper inspired WordPress theme with a very attractive grid layout that presents your posts in a professional, polished and beautiful way. It’s easy to navigate, because Collecto is so visual, your readers will simply click on the gorgeous images they see, the alluring headlines and they’ll be on to the next topic that interests them. It really does look a bit like a newspaper and I really love the typography that’s included in the vanilla demo. Single pages are just as attractive, with bold, minimal style that accentuates your content, not the site’s design. The result is a site that’s very easily navigated and that looks great on all devices, thanks to pure responsive design. Collecto should absolutely be considered for any site that wants a wonderful looking, dynamic grid based layout.
By now, you’ve probably heard of Divi in your search for a fantastic WordPress grid theme. If not, welcome. Divi is Elegant Themes’ premium WordPress page builder theme. It’s fluid, responsive and well appointed, the visual page builder plugin (Divi builder) lets you make a website that has every feature you need, with a fun and easy to navigate grid layout for your images, video clips, artwork or other posts. Divi is a real go-to multi-purpose theme. Divi, the ultimate designers tool? Could very well be.
For support, you’ve got access to the knowledge base that Elegant Themes has already amassed, but there’s more. An online community of Divi developers is constantly making Divi better and better. You can use a predefined layout, including a beautiful and user friendly grid design, create your own layout or download one of the community sourced design templates. Each one is professional, beautiful and easy to use. Check out the demos with the link below and find out if Divi is the right theme for your next project.
Eero is a great looking minimalist portfolio theme with a beautiful blog option and, of course, that attractively designed grid portfolio you see up above. There’s a lot of great features here, masonry gallery and column control included. Horizontal gallery and thumbnail gallery, retina ready display, support for Vimeo, TypeKit support too. With an advanced theme customizer, project desriptions and site title and tagline support, this theme is packed with features and flexibility. Any way you slice it, Eero is a fantastic theme for all kinds of creative sites.
This is Cre8or, a simple looking theme that packs a lot of great features into a minimalist design. Cre8or is perfect for portfolios or blogs and the simple but elegant design makes for a perfect frame for any sort of project. If you want a simple, clean and professional site, Cre8or is a great place to start, it’s modern, stylish, the typography is elegant and fun, yet highly readable on every device, thanks to perfect responsiveness. Cre8or is a great choice for agencies, freelance designers or studios who want to show off incredible designs with style. TeslaThemes does a fantastic job of providing solid documentation and fast, professional support for all of their themes and this template is no exception.
Create is a multipurpose, premium WordPress theme for any kind of business and I think the grid layout, pictured above, could be something you’d be interested in. ThemeTrust is the company behind Create and they’ve made a really powerful, reasonably priced theme here in Create. With a drag and drop page builder included, in this case Site Origin’s Page Builder plugin, responsive design for maximum flexibility on all devices and many more options and features, Create is a true premium multi-purpose theme. Create is a WooCommerce ready theme so you can set up a shop online, there are multiple layouts possible with this theme too, since a drag and drop theme can make it possible to adjust any sort of content to anywhere you want it to be on the page. Create also has parallax backgrounds, single page layout with boxed or full width options and so much more.
The Revoke2 WordPress theme is specifically designed for businesses of all types. Its clean coding allows it to be easily customized for your specific business purposes so that you will quickly have your site up and running. It comes with demo data, which lets you easily insert content onto the site by simply replacing the sample with your real content. It features a full-width grid layout that has been extended to 1170 px to increase your layout options. The “Tesla Framework” that comes with this theme easily allows you to customize layouts so you can easily display items such as services provided, portfolios of projects and so on as well as customizing other details such as colors, headers and other sections of the site. Since the theme is designed to be fully responsive, the site will display on tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices.
Revoke2 comes with six custom post types, including portfolio, services, features, team & partners and testimonials, thus, you can easily add these sections to your site as you need them, and quickly insert new content such as team member profiles, client details with no hard work. The Portfolio page comes with options that allow you to display different types of content including videos. You are also provided with various short codes so you can easily add items to your home page such as sliders, recent blog posts and portfolio images. It is WooCommerce ready, so you can add an online store using this plugin, allowing you to sell anything on your site. It also comes with a free Slider Revolution plugin, which provides a host of slider management options and styling to help improve your content presentation. Other notable features include header widgets that let you display contact information on the header and support for a blog with a featured display page so you can easily add new posts.
Gallery Pro does what it sounds like it does, gives you professional grade WordPress gallery options for building your portfolio. Gallery Pro uses the Genesis Framework as the basics to building an amazing site. Don’t worry, you won’t have to learn how to code to use Gallery Pro, it’s full featured and ready to go, right out of the box. That’s because it’s a Genesis child theme and it works perfectly with the latest versions of Genesis Framework. With Gallery Pro, you can craft a website that looks precisely like you want it to look with incredibly visual impact for all your viewers. Gallery Pro has even more features than just a great looking portfolio gallery, it’s WooCommerce capable for selling products, it was perfectly built with fast page load times and immaculate SEO optimization. Gallery Pro is simple to use, easy to navigate and it’s a really strong theme that will never go out of style.
Here’s a theme from themify.me and it’s called Peak. What a fantastic layout for a portfolio, it’s bold and grid shaped, perfect for all size of images. The masonry style makes any amount of images look great, so you won’t have to go through and resize all your images to be the same. That can be tedious. No matter what screen size your visitors use, those magical grid layouts will adjust to look great for all screen sizes. The layout automatically populates too, so you won’t have to go through and tweak things every time you add another image to the site. However, what if you want to create a masonry grid with custom sizes? That’s easily done with Peak. Mega Menus, a bunch of post layouts and more make Peak an awesome all-around WordPress theme for any sort of portfolio.
Roua is a great little theme for artists, freelancers, creative agencies, marketing companies or advertising agencies. It’s so well designed, it can make an artist look like they have an army of designers at their beck and call. The style is modern and minimalistic, with a lot of flexibility and freedom to create a really dynamic website with a lot of impact. Roua is responsive, so if you want your readers to be able to see your newest artwork, illustration, video or design on any device, this will work perfectly. Minimalist themes don’t have to look boring and Roua manages to strike a perfect balance between clean design and boring design. Roua includes a one-click demo install file, you you’ll be able to set it up exactly like you see on the demo page below. That helps if you’re a beginner and just learning how to set a webpage up to look like you want it to look.
Ideo is a simple three column theme that offers a masonry style portfolio option for those who want to create a nice looking site with very visual navigation and a clear layout of all of your content. Ideo includes a drag and drop page builder for ultimate flexibility, there are lots of other cool features too like Ajax portfolio filter, 6 footer layouts, hundreds of Google fonts, a drag and drop slider manager and more. Upload custom fonts, your site logo and more. Ideo is a really, really flexible theme.
With a name like News grid, it’s a pretty safe assumption that this theme has what it takes to be on our list of the best WordPress grid themes. NewsGrid is a powerful theme, built on the latest Bootstrap 3.0 framework, with responsive design, 7 awesome home page styles, unlimited colors, hundreds of available Google fonts, limitless gallery templates and a flexible, user friendly style that is very easy to work with. You’re going to love this theme.
Eram is a beautiful WordPress theme that uses an amazing looking grid layout to give your site a very visual navigation system that’s ideal for any sort of portfolio. Eram is powered by Visual Composer, the most well known and powerful drag and drop page builder, it makes it effortless to tweak layouts and add or remove features as you need them to be added or removed. While I’m highlighting the grid style portfolio, Eram has a whole bunch of great looking designs, including a wonderful feminine style personal blog design, a minimal studio theme, agency themes for creative and portfolio sites and a lot more. Eram is responsive, it’s WooCommerce ready, includes multiple high quality slider plugins and more. A really high value theme all around.
Gridlove is one of my favorite magazine themes that offers a great looking masonry blog layout. It’s creative, it’s well designed and best of all, it’s focused on what matters: your content. There are hundreds of possible layouts that are premade, but there’s no reason you can’t tweak those layouts to create something entirely new. You’re also given that kind of flexibility on the page level too, so there’s no reason each post or page can’t have a unique layout. All possible through the power of drag and drop. Pretty cool. You can highlight posts, accenting any type of content you choose, there are multiple headers, customizable single post layouts, infinite fonts and color possibilities and much more.
If you’d like to see more attractive magazine themes like Gridlove, have a peek at our collection.
When you need a brand new design for your content rich website, you may wish to look at Sera, with the clean and professional flat design, the ease of use, the multifaceted features and highly professional code, this theme is ideal for anybody who is seeking a really premium theme at a reasonable price. These kind of designs can be very professional, attractive as well as eye-catching, giving you the power to construct and manage plenty of written content in an effectively arranged way that is very easy to negotiate for any of your consumers.
Core is an uncomplicated, clean, and well-designed portfolio theme that adapts to every screen resolution, since it’s perfectly responsive. This really is among the finest these amazing minimalistic web templates, because it has a set of features that rival any theme on the market, but it’s design is clean, clear and built for easy navigation and a user experience that’s free from distraction. Set full screen background photographs to clearly provide every project, blog post, or webpage it’s very own special persona. Quite easily flip a grouping of imagery into a slideshow. Rapidly transform aspects of the theme’s design with an internal features panel. Choose and include your logo graphic. Every Theme-Trust theme that you purchase contains lifetime guidance.
Mood is a beautiful, simply styled and authentic grid style theme that really helps make your images and content look the best they can. When you’re in the market for a creative portfolio theme, you know there are a multitude of options for creating a great first impression. To really make the most of WordPress, you need a layout that’s clean and modern, which is where Mood comes in. This modern grid design has so many features that help to create a lasting impression on your readers and keep them coming back for more. Mood is also flexible enough to allow you to create an online storefront with WooCommerce, contact form 7 and WPML for all your translation needs. Pretty cool.
Mood uses Visual Composer to help you create the layout you want, not just what the designer says you have to have. That’s because Visual Composer is so flexible it allows you to lay-out your website with modules that can be moved anywhere. By the way, Visual Composer is included for free, which is a very good price. Revolution Slider and Icon54 SVG pack are also included. For SEO, you’ll want a fast loading theme and Mood scored a 99% page speed score from PingDom and 94% on YSlow. That will really help your SEO efforts because fast loading sites tend to do quite well in the SERPs. Mood is modern, elegant and a perfectly coded masterpiece of grid design that you and your readers will both love.
Nerduck is a masonry and isotope grid portfolio, well designed and modern looking, with fantastic support and an advanced level of documentation. If you want to display a portfolio of your best work, you can’t go wrong with a theme that is designed to let your work speak for itself. That’s Nerduck. They spared no expense in creating this theme either, eith Visual Composer plugin included. Typography helps set off your designs, so there are limitless ways to use typography to accentuate the positives of your designs, whether it’s photography, graphic design, logo design or more. Freelancing or looking for a new gig, Nerduck will give the right first impression with it’s bold and modern design. Visual Composer means you’ll never have to have a stale website that you get tired of, since you can drag and drop elements wherever you want them to be on this 100% responsive modern grid web template. The navigation is simple and pleasant to look at and very functional to use, both for end user and the admins too.
An effectively crafted WordPress magazine theme like Mug is a great route to build a gorgeous, vibrant, disciplined and user friendly and impressive web site, since these templates are appropriately suitable for information rich web-sites. And what’s more, a creative and attractive WordPress grid theme permits you to show your articles in a manner that is nicely organized, as the information is totally ordered in a visual and geometric manner. That can help attract a big audience and keep them browsing from post to post, clicking on what’s most visually appealing to them. It’s a really great idea and a lot of modern magazine and blog sites are getting into the act.
This clean, responsive and professional masonry layout theme is perfect for creative pros who want a nice looking, easy to use website template for almost any sort of content. Mug is totally responsive, the control panel is easy to use for making all kinds of adjustments to the look, feel and layout of your site. Mug is highly widgetized, which only adds to the flexibility of this theme. Shortcodes are included, as well as multiple post formats, page templates and loads of custom widgets too. Mug is a really great choice for many different sites and it’s proven to be very popular since it’s release, so the support and documentation are really well put together.
When it comes to organization of your website, a great looking grid theme could be just what you need for a really professional, highly visual presentation of any kind of content. Articles are the crucial element to any web site and featuring that content in an attractive, well-organized style is important to your web site’s success. That’s why a good grid style magazine theme is a wonderful option for creating your internet site. A nicely constructed masonry grid theme enables you to perfectly showcase your content, since the layout makes sure everything looks professional and nicely ordered.
There are multiple designs included in the download package for the Showcase theme, each one just a little different than the others. The layouts are all responsive and Showcase looks great on all devices with high resolution display capability. You can even allow users to submit their content to your site, which is a nice touch. Add featured images to your posts, keep things organized and more with Showcase.
When you plan to create a great looking blog or portfolio, you’ll want a theme that makes your content look incredible. That might just be a grid based layout, since the navigation is so simple and the first impression you give your readers is absolutely amazing. A grid theme is a great way to showcase all kinds of content, because these themes or templates were created to permit you to showcase any type of content material in a suitably structured style and a manner that is definitely user friendly.
Should you need a different layout for your content rich website, you might want to think of a WordPress grid theme like Super Grid, a full screen grid-based blog and portfolio theme in one. This theme is retina ready and these kinds of themes are particularly high quality, attractive as well as easy to navigate thanks to their highly visual style, providing you with the capability to generate and administer heaps of written content in a suitably put-together manner that is easy to browse through for any of your consumers.
Margo may look very simple and sleek, but the design can’t hide the fact that this theme is a highly functional, feature filled and dynamic theme that can help elevate your content and help you build a simply wonderful looking website. This stylish and creative portfolio theme is minimalistic in design, ideal for artists, illustrators, wedding photographers, design agencies and other types of professionals who admire clean, minimal and modern design, but also need a theme that loads quickly and offers incredibly clean code. Select from two, three or four column designs, add posts with formats like standard, image, video, audio and galleries. This CSS3 and HTML5 coded theme has been tested on all major browsers, operates flawlessly on any size device thanks to it’s responsiveness.
Content material is the most crucial element to any site and presenting those pages in a professional looking, well organized style is significant to a website’s prosperity, that’s the reason why a good magazine theme is a superb selection for creating a website. A WordPress grid theme lets you show your articles in a manner that is nicely organized, as the information is totally ordered.
Kappe is a theme by artists, for artists. Any sort of creative will love the flat geometric style design, the full background images, the infinite scrolling options and trendy masonry grid layout. I think this one will be great for your photos, design work, illustrations and whatever you want to throw at it.
Customization choices are bold, and Crush will certainly surprise you beyond your expectations with it’s clean, present day portfolio design. Crush is best for a video portfolio theme too! Customizing the a WordPress theme should definitely be fun and with as super-sized as the customizing options are with this them, I think it’ll definitely be fun to see what you can do to make the template completely unique and a perfect fit for your company style. That’s the concept behind Crush, solely for sale by ThemeForest. This theme is also strong in documentation and responsive.
If you want a brand new gridtastic design for your website, make sure you think about a theme like Fabriq, which helps present your content in a beautiful, informative way. These types of themes are very specialized, striking and also beautiful, delivering the capability to build and control a lot of content in an effectively structured manner which is quite easy to get around for any of your consumers. The grid layout really sets Fabriq off.
Welcome to Tripod country. Tripod is innovative, just now developed but it feels like a responsive WordPress theme with a glowing future. A spotless and contemporary seeming responsive page builder WordPress theme designed to energize expert camera men, weblogs or online sites coming with advanced photo gallery selections. These types of grid format photographic sites do not have enough of the adaptability to make true substantial improvements to the design. Tripod theme makes it possible to control nearly all facet of the layout. Tons of convenience.
This theme, Megatron for WordPress, is one of the better looking portfolio themes to come along in January of 2016, beautifully suited to displaying your images, videos, design work or projects with a multitude of grid layout options, such as up to five column masonry, up to four column title grid and up to four column standard grid designs. Some of these layouts offer spacing between the individual projects, some don’t. Either way, it’s a professional way to display your projects. Overlay effects, sliders and a variety of single layout varieties keep things interesting too, making your projects have the impact they deserve. If you also want to sell your products, Megatron is also WooCommerce ready and perfectly responsive. Also, for those who really value SEO and all it can do for building your business, Megatron loads incredibly fast thanks to squeaky-clean code and the fat-free Bootstrap framework. Dozens of short codes are also included to make sure you have all the options and features you want on any page.
Creating a blog than needs a special dose of wonderfully constructed masonry grid layout? Or perhaps you’re looking for a highly structured, geometric and solid, strong layout for a portfolio, and you’d prefer the high levels of order and visibility that a grid WordPress theme provides? Well, look no further than Rinjani, a wonderful, slim and sleek, modern and orderly, neat and clean WordPress grid theme. Want to blog about your favorite hobbies, arts and crafts, travel or design? Want to make a little money while you’re at it? (Who doesn’t?) If you want a theme that can do all of that and more, then have a look at the advantages Rinjani offers you. Whether you’re blogging about a personal story, you’re marketing your company online or blogging for a corporate entity, Rinjani is a great choice, thanks to it’s ease of use and high level of custom features and looks you can give it.
Rinjani is completely responsive, meaning it looks great on every device, every screen size, every browser, every time. The grid style layout means even on a mobile device, the readability and impact is high, the presentation is attractive and the reader will stand up and take notice of what you have to say, every time. Rinjani offers ACF formatting, a crafty plugin that offers you immense levels of control over custom field data, which means there’s no end to the level of custom experience you can provide. The strong administration panel allows you to customize Rinjani to suit any look, giving you full control over every aspect of the style. Rinjani empowers you, gives you the freedom of color choice, font choice and other basic CSS options that fit your website’s desired style or your company’s existing lookbook. Rinjani’s developers spared no expense in creating an SEO optimized theme to help power your website higher in the search engines, like Yahoo, Google, Bing and others. Rinjani offers an amazing treasure-trove of documentation to let you install, develop and customize your site quickly and with no need to learn how to code.
Flexit is for photographers, by photographers. And I think photographers are going to love this slick little portfolio. Built it with your own images and the visitors will come, that’s for sure. Flexit is a responsive theme created for any sort of photography buff, camera men, videographers or shutterbugs. Use it for a personal site to get your travel photography out there in front of a wide audience. There are a handful of different gallery types to help keep things fresh and different. Have a great time with Flexit!
InfinityGrid was designed for the every-day personal blogger or even companies who are looking for a simple, but thorough blog theme for their web presence. Infinity Grid has an impressive set of advanced theme options to keep things looking and responding good, even as you start to get more and more traffic. Navigation is a snap too, with custom menu support and more. I think this theme is particularly good for a beginner or novice WordPress user. Make that a future expert WordPress blogger.
Aware is an interactive, responsive portfolio theme perfect for freelancers, web designers, photographers and videographers alike. Its user interactive interface delightfully enhances your most loved portfolio pieces, arranging them in a gorgeous lattice of networking goodness. Now, you can take your portfolio with you, in your pocket, since this theme looks great on any device, including smart-phones and tablets and because grid layout is dynamic and will look great on any device, since this is a responsive theme. Ajax homepage portfolio, theme widgets and options, 1 click short codes and a responsive design all make this a very powerful template.
Daisho may be used for experts and web sites who demand a minimal and slick WordPress portfolio page. Daisho helps to ensure your projects, or your product, are in the forefront without having any diversions. Take this smashing theme for test. We think it’s a wonderful value too.
Sleek is a perfect fit for creating a magazine style webpage with a beautiful grid based layout. This sophisticated blog template allows you to make the most out of the screen with full width images, all while the sidebar and menus remain where they are. It’s a really unique way to layout the page, if you ask me. Sleek has five separate blog layouts, depending on what you want to see. There’s the newspaper style, masonry blog, minimalist list blog design, carousel and slider based designs. There are also post formats so you can build an online magazine with any sort of media, from music to video to text and image based posts. Sleek is straightforward to customize, depending on your design preferences. Sleek includes an incredibly easy t master theme customizer, so you can switch out colors, typography and background. Sleek has so many more features, it’s definitely one you should check out for yourself.
Loom is flat, Loom is responsive, Loom is a grid portfolio and blog that’s modern and timeless at the same time. From TommusRhodus, you always get fast loading themes and that’s what Loom is all about. This theme gives your website a professional look, clean and simple, highlighting your blog, your portfolio or your business. Loom was created around the Bootstrap 3 code framework, so it loads lightning fast. It’s responsive too, it adapts to fit any size or shape of screen. Multiple layout choices, headers, footers, widgets, the list of features goes on and on.
Reversal is a theme that’s been around for a while, which means it’s had literally every possible bug worked out by now. This side scrolling portfolio theme shows off your content with a unique style of grid theme. Reversal’s backend editor has a simple and elegant, dynamic and flexible way to build drag and drop galleries, to change up your typography and colors and more. The real draw here though is the unique side scrolling action, it’s really different way to highlight your work. Reversal offers inline video support for Vimeo or Youtube, Reversal also has a sticky header, expanding project views, isotope filterable portfolio, ajax powered contact form and more.