If you don’t have a mobile friendly, responsive site by now, you’re missing out.
Responsiveness is more than just a fancy new trend, it’s a Google ranking factor, so if your site doesn’t stretch to fit any screen perfectly, you’re probably missing out on some traffic and that’s a big SEO mistake.
We’ve found some of the best SEO friendly responsive mobile themes on the net, so here they are.
Brittany is a WordPress blogging theme specifically designed to guarantee a smooth reading experience. Its simple layout not only highlights individual posts, but also ensures that website elements are neatly in place. This theme is best suited for lifestyle and fashion blogs, as well as portfolio websites.
The Brittany WordPress Theme features access to a comprehensive control panel. This control panel allows designers to access over 30 color and typography settings. It also allows changes to theme layouts, columns, post formatting, and page personalization. For designers with limited coding knowledge, Brittany further boasts of a drag and drop homepage builder to ensure hassle-free editing.
Bloggers with businesses can also benefit from the Brittany WordPress Theme. The theme offers WooCommerce support, one of the most powerful e-commerce plugins for WordPress. It also features complete social media integration to add social profile snippets and author information into the blog. Post sharing is also made easier with this feature.
The Brittany WordPress Theme further boasts of access to a variety of custom widgets to add functionality and engaging content to readers. The theme is also translation ready to make the blog accessible in various languages to aid foreign guests. Other notable features of the Brittany theme include search engine optimization and retina ready responsiveness.
Emporia is a WordPress theme specially made for photographers who want to present their craft in a simple yet attractive way. This theme is fully responsive, allowing the site’s audience to view the content in excellent quality through different devices.
The theme offers a variety of features, such as customizable backgrounds, menus, and headers, and a selection of logos and favicons. It also contains custom widgets where users can add text blocks, images, forms, and other information the owner want to add in their site. The theme’s slideshow feature enables the user to simply drag and drop some images that they want to showcase in their blog. It is compatible with different post formats, allowing the owner to post videos, photos, audio, links, and quotes. The theme offers an unlimited galleries feature, letting the user add unlimited galleries in different layouts.
It comes with automatic updates upon download, making it more convenient for the site owner to update to the latest version of the theme. Emporia uses the latest HTML5 coding, allowing the theme users to blog with ease. It is also translation ready and accessibility ready to fit the different needs of the site’s audience. Check out the live preview for a better look at Emporia.
Uno is a minimalist WordPress theme perfect for those who want to showcase their photo gallery and want to set up a photo blog. This uses a child theme for its base theme framework, and offers a ton of features for easy blogging.
Uno is a theme that is easy to customize, making changing the site’s background, menus, and headers very simple. The blog’s logos and favicons can also be customized with ease in this theme. Its custom widgets feature lets the user add some images, forms, texts, and other information they want to put into their site. It contains slideshows and unlimited galleries where the user can choose an unlimited number of images and other content that they want to highlight in their site using various layouts.
This theme has a responsive design, which adjusts to the screens of the viewers’ different devices. It is open to different post formats – like videos, photos, links, audio, and quotes – making blogging much simple and convenient. It also offers one-click updates upon download, and uses the HTML5 Markup for easier blogging. To add to these excellent features is a translation and accessibility ready feature, perfect for the blog’s different viewers. Check out the live preview to have an idea on what Uno has to offer.
Another Graph Paper Press theme that focuses on an artist’s portfolio is Reportage. This theme features a prominent image slider on the first half of the homepage and thumbnail images of other images and blog posts on the lower half. Reportage may suit journalists, photographers, illustrators, and other visual artists.
With the help of its built-in Theme Customizer, you can modify the Reportage Theme from its initial minimalist design and transform it into any design that will suit your business’ brand. You can customize navigational menus, headers, background images and colors, etc.
The Reportage Theme is HTML5 markup ready, translation ready, and accessibility ready. The theme also have built-in page templates, an image Slideshow plugin, and customized widgets.
Another feature included in the Reportage Theme are Unlimited Galleries for images and videos. You can also format your posts using the theme’s built-in post formats for links, texts, photos, videos, galleries, audio, and quotes.
As part of Graph Paper Press’ theme database, the Reportage Theme may be purchased either under a basic or a professional package plan for an annual fee. Or you may also avail the lifetime access to the Reportage Theme and other Graph Paper Press themes for a one-time fee.
The Auditorium Theme is a theme that works great as a platform for photographs and videos. This theme’s main advantage is its minimalist design. It allows both fans of your work and potential clients to focus on your art/image and not be distracted with your website’s theme.
The Auditorium Theme has a responsive design that allows your site to be easily displayed in any type of screen. The theme also comes with an integrated Theme Customizer that allows you to make changes on the site before publishing it live on the website.
In the Auditorium Theme, a photo or video slider is emphasized on the homepage. The theme also includes widget areas on the sidebar and footer. These areas are optional and you can add or remove them at your discretion.
The Auditorium Theme’s Slideshow plugin allows you to simply drag and drop images to create sliders on posts or pages. There is no limit to the number of image and video galleries allowed on a site running under the Auditorium Theme.
Additional features of the Auditorium Theme are built-in .mo and .po translation files, HTML5 markup codes, automatic theme updates, accessibility ready design, different post formats, and premade page templates.
Gather is an ecommerce theme that is minimal but fully responsive. It is the ideal theme to use if you want to show off your best work, sell products online, or maintain your blog – in dazzling fashion! With Woocommerce, the top ecommerce plugin today, you can quickly set up your online shop and have it running immediately.
The WordPress theme comes with a lot of other functional features. These include various theme options you can use to customize your CSS, and set your colors and logo to give your ecommerce site a unique appearance. In addition, creating slideshows, tabs, toggles, buttons, and columns would be a breeze with the free shortcodes plugin.
As mentioned, the layout design is fully responsive. You can expect your site to look amazing when viewed on any screen size and resolution. You even have the option to embed videos from YouTube, Vimeo and other popular sites because Gather has a solid video support feature. The theme also has a localization support that allows translation of the theme into your preferred language.
To make your projects look even more eye-catching, you can apply hover effects and filtering options. The widely-used Contact Form 7 plugin also comes in bundled with Gather that allows you to quickly create your contact page.