Typography is an important aspect of any site. Selecting the right font and laying it out in an interesting way can seal the deal when it comes to providing a great user experience. Unfortunately, many websites overlook this critical component of building a website. For image heavy blogs, maybe you can get away with it, but if you’re creating a text heavy blog site, the right typography separates average sites from great ones.
But there are so many websites out there, selecting a great looking template can be tricky. We’re here to help you out with a collection of absolute winners. These themes are some of the best typography WordPress themes around and any one of them can help make your website look great, delivering amazing content that your readers will love.
Oregon, Free, Minimalist WordPress Theme by Templified
We’ve got a special theme for you to consider, it’s called Oregon and it’s a completely free theme that we’ve just released. This is a personal blog theme that also works well for lifestyle or travel blogs. Anything where telling a story, sharing experiences and dropping knowledge is what it’s about. Oregon has all the features of a lot of premium themes in this collection, but it’s not going to cost you a thing. Less than a dime, way less that one tenth of a dollar. Step right up folks! This theme is incredibly easy to customize and it allows you to spend more time blogging than fiddling with settings because once it’s ready to go, you’re all set. And set up takes almost no time whatsoever. The content is certainly the star of the show with Oregon and I’ve included it here for that reason. Take a look at the demo or just grab a download for yourself to see if Oregon is going to work for your needs.
H-Code is a clean, powerful, responsive and attractive WordPress theme that is great for online stores, businesses and creative websites. The typography in this theme is absolutely breathtaking, it allows you to create great looking websites like no other template before it. The designs are modern, the typography is there to match. This developer has years of experience and I believe that they have created one of the best creative themes around, particularly he is bold typography is your thing.
Kon/Cept is a really unique portfolio theme, focused on elegant minimalism, typography and simplicity. This theme is created with a modular concept, it has a really amazing looking masonry grid portfolio layout and it’s packed with other useful features. If you need features, options and shortcodes, this theme has plenty. It also supports woocommerce to let you sell products online. If you want to change up the typography from the standard version that is included, it’s very easy to completely customize this template.
Crate is another simple WordPress theme, minimalist InDesign but it’s got a really neat use of typography. The font is particularly small, giving your website a really modern feel. Crate is very simple to use and incredibly simple to customize.the life customizer let you see changes in real time as you make them, this theme is completely translatable into any language and there’s a one-click demo importer to get you stylin and profilin quickly.
Clean Photo is a professional photography portfolio theme that balance interesting typography with bold imagery. All you have to do is supply the energy and you’re going to get a result that I think you’ll be pleased with. Clean Photo include slider revolution, visual composer and a couple other premium plug-ins for free. I think the headers are distinctive and interesting, you get several different slider options and the integrated blog uses the same great-looking typography set up to produce a clean and attractive website for any photographer.
The M is a blog and magazine theme with a minimal style that produces creative results. The typography is just part of the attraction of this theme, it’s well-designed and perfect for lifestyle blogs, personal blogs and travel blogs. I think that you’re going to love these smooth operation of this team and the sophistication of every page that you create. this beautiful WordPress theme uses a very interesting font that I don’t see on very many sites, but you can always change that up if you decide you don’t want to use the pre-made look.
It’s almost cheating to include Moment on this list, but the layout is so simple, it’s almost a minimalist magazine theme. This is Moment, a minimal blog theme for any sort of blogger who wants to ensure all reader attention is directed at your site’s content, not the design. That’s not to say the design is boring, far from it. Nor are the features lacking. It’s just a simple, well designed, modern and minimalistic theme for WordPress that any blogger can make use of. Moment has a unique masonry grid layout that helps organize your posts in a very manageable way. You don’t even need to spend time arranging your posts, they intelligently adapt to whatever size they need to be to make your page look fantastic.
Multiple article layouts help give each of your posts the feel you want. Choose from four different post layouts with images to the left, right, centered or a full width image. Jetpack can help add even more functions to this award winning theme. Powerful options panel and SEO optimization round out the impressive list of features included with Moment. Also, CSS Igniter is very well known for detailed documentation and tutorials on how to set this theme up, as well as fast and friendly support if you should happen to run into any issues getting your site going. CssIgniter’s Moment theme is a bold and dynamic theme with a really cool style. Taking a conservative approach to minimal design, that’s definitely not what CSSIgniter has chosen to do. This theme, while very clean and modern, has a style all it’s own. Every essential tool needed to create an amazing website, it’s at your fingertips, from Visual Composer to Slider Revolution, video backgrounds and Google fonts, there’s a lot going on here to like.
One of Made by Minimal’s more popular designs, Milo is the original minimalist blog theme. If you’re a photographer or graphic artist who wants a very simple, very clean theme to show off your content, I really recommend Milo. Milo was created by made by Minimal, one of the best designers of simple, clean, modern and minimalist WordPress themes. But that doesn’t mean that these themes are cheaply made or that they lack features, Milo is a full-featured theme with a lot to offer. This theme is easy to use, it’s beautifully designed and the folks at Made by Minimal are known for outstanding support, so you know you can make changes – simple to advanced – without tearing your hair out. It’s even WooCommerce ready, so you can set up an online shop with ease.
This is a MadebyMinimal original. A great looking WordPress portfolio theme is an excellent way for companies to create an incredible looking, functional portfolio site created fast. I think you’ll agree, the layout and design of this amazing theme is totally delightful and potential customers will love their experience. This clear and easy and feature rich WordPress theme is completely and utterly full of some excellent features that make it very painless to design and create a portfolio website with no major hassles! That rhymed! Milo offers unlimited portfolios, thumbnail gallery view, integrated google fonts, cascading menu and it’s even WooCommerce ready, so you can sell your products from a clean and modern platform.
No Sidebar Pro
One thing you can really do to make sure your website is minimalist is to remove the sidebar. This minimalist WordPress theme is called No Sidebar Pro. Well, that’s pretty self explanatory, No Sidebar Pro is a stripped down minimalist theme that doesn’t even need a sidebar. No Sidebar is more than a theme, it’s an entire system for presenting your content in the absolute best light, giving your visitors a closely, carefully crafted frame for all of your content, whether written content or images. I absolutely love the typography of the No Sidebar Pro theme and I think you will too. This incredibly well-appointed Genesis Framework child theme is totally, completely and absolutely filled with the kinds of features that make your site great and since it’s a Genesis theme, flexibility, responsive and fluid design and a wide range of features is par for the course. Flat out awesome typography, that is all.
Grace Under Pressure
Yep, that’s really the front page of this theme, it’s so simple it’s ridiculous. Grace Under Pressure is a minimalist theme that’s all about mobile devices, since it was built to be a touch optimized blog theme. That’s a great feature to have, since so many people are browsing the web on mobile devices, particularly folks looking for news about the latest fashion, travel destinations or shopping for almost any sort of product. Grace Under Pressure has great looking typography, beautiful spaces for your images and a clean navigation set up that gives a great user experience. This theme’s navigation is actually able to detect when you’re browsing on a tablet and it hides the navigation from those users, allowing them to move through your site with gestures. That’s a pretty neat effect and it goes a long way to making this theme very desirable for almost any type of blog.
Welcome to the world of words that are almost one of the many slang terms for marijuana. This theme, it’s called Gonjjo and it’s an attractive, simple and minimalist WooCommerce theme that a lot of people are starting to really rave about. So, it’s not just about WooCommerce, Gonjjo is responsive, it’s clean and minimalistic and I know a lot of people are looking for that kind of style these days.
The theme’s developer is Themes-Hub, by the way and so far, they have 35 items for sale on Theme Forest, which is a lot and I’ll tell you, they have a really interesting business model, they sell the rights to develop PSD files on their site. It’s spendy, $300 a pop, but you get exactly what you want, as long as you know what you want, you know? No? Oh. Well, they also do PSD design, convert PSD to HTML and create WordPress, Joomla and Shopify themes too.