50+ Best Blog WordPress Themes in 2021

The list of the most beautiful free and premium blog WordPress themes in 2021.

Meet our collection of 47 best quality themes!

EnjoyNow — Free Blog WordPress Theme

EnjoyNow is a simple blog WordPress theme. You can set header text color or upload your logo, choose the site’s background color and header image.

The theme is integrated with multiple ad positions. You can place Ads or Adsense code below the featured content slider, in the posts list, sidebar, before/after post content.

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Halftype — Free WordPress Theme for Bloggers

Halftype is a stylish dark theme with some customization options. You can pick accent color, set sidebar to the left or right and choose website max-width with a few clicks.

The theme provides a carousel section on the top of the homepage, and a widgetized footer you can place the ads into it.

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Clearwork — Minimal Personal Blog Theme

Clearwork is a clean minimalistic theme that supports Gutenberg blocks.

The sidebar can be placed to the left or right, you can choose website max-width, upload header and background image. Also, you can change the site’s background color and choose the header text color.

The theme allows you to pick your favorite Google font. You can separately set header background, logo background, social sidebar, and footer background.

You can set the profile image and description, add links to social networks.

For single posts, you may enable author bio, related posts section, and navigation between posts.

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Signify — Free Corporate & Blog WordPress Theme

Signify is a simple theme for corporate blogs, lifestyle and beauty websites.

You can use Featured Slider, Featured Content, Hero Content, Portfolio, Testimonials, Services sections. Upload header Media, including video. The homepage can be configured via WordPress Customizer.

The sidebar can be optionally disabled, you may set background and text logo color, or upload an image logo.

There is also Signify Corporate and Signify eCommerce child themes available.

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Chic Lite — Free Feminine WordPress Theme

Chic Lite is a clean feminine WordPress theme with WooCommerce compatibility.

You may set background and accents color, customize typography, select sidebar position, use narrow or fullwidth layout for your posts.

The theme comes with a newsletter and Instagram sections. You may easily configure the homepage via WordPress Customizer.

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Cutslice — Free WordPress Theme for Professional Blogs

Cutslice is a free, quality theme with a unique design and plenty of options. It suits well for personal and professional blogs.

Two columns of widgets can be enabled on the top and the bottom of the frontpage. Also, you may use up to four widgetized columns in the footer.

You can pick primary and sidebar colors, configure gradients, choose Google Font and website max-width.

Enable author bio and related posts section for single posts, show post navigation in the sidebar or below the content.

Upload your profile image, add description and links to social networks.

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Mixano — Colorful Premium Blog & Magazine WordPress Theme

Mixano it’s a modern WordPress theme with a unique design for blogs, magazines & freebies websites.

It suits well for entertainment websites, like movies, gaming.

The theme is compatible with Elementor Page Builder and Easy Digital Downloads plugin for selling digital products.

The theme features 4 blog layouts and 6 single post layouts, including fancy ones. There are Gallery, Video, Audio post formats.

The theme is ads ready, you may place your ads inside the posts, above and below the post, in the sidebar, before posts lists.

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Cobber — Free Elegant Blog WordPress Theme

Cobber is a stylish WordPress theme for blogs, lifestyle, technology, travel, and entertainment websites.

Post can be displayed in a classic 3 columns grid or list layout, in Metro layout as cards with overlayed text, and in Masonry layout.

You may enable recent posts in the search area and optionally enable page preloader.

Set global video aspect ratio, customize metadata that should be displayed for posts.

You may enable the related posts section for single posts and optionally auto-upload the next 3 posts via Ajax.

One of the modern features of the theme is that the users can switch into night mode.

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Yaffo — Elegant WordPress Theme for Magazines & Blogs

Yaffo is an elegant and warm WordPress theme for personal blogs, fashion and travel magazines, lifestyle and craft sites, photography blogs.

The theme is fully compatible with WooCommerce plugin so you can also run a beautiful online store.

Yaffo comes with 9 pre-defined demos that you can install in a few clicks.

The theme has featured area slider, 6 blog layouts including Masonry, sticky navigation, full-width Instagram feed in the footer, newsletter subscription form.

Yaffo theme is Gutenberg-optimized, supports video and gallery post formats, provides About Author section and Related Posts section.

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Blogar — Premium WordPress Theme for Magazines & Blogs

Blogar is a flexible modern theme for magazines and blogs. The theme provides light and dark modes.

Blogar has 5 different layouts for single posts, 5 homepage variations, 5 header versions, and 4 footer versions. There is a beautiful MegaMenu and up to 6 widget areas in the footer.

Landing pages and homepage layout can be created using Elementor Page Builder. Also, you may import ready-made demos in a few clicks.

The theme supports post formats, like video, gallery, audio, quote.

You can set category color and category image. Easily customize typography and site’s colors.

Blogar is compatible with WooCommerce and Gutenberg Editor.

The theme options panel is based on Redux Framework.

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Uppercase — Blog & Magazine Premium WordPress Theme

Uppercase provides a beautiful split-screen design concept with auto-load next post feature, large live search form, unique mega-menu, nice subtle animation, video backgrounds.

You can customize typography and colors, use 8 post archive layouts.

The theme provides the Dark Mode feature for your visitors, and your colors will smartly adjust for it.

Install one of the 6 ready-made demos just in a few clicks.

With the help of Canvas plugin developed by the theme creators, you can enrich your content with useful blocks like justified and slider galleries, tabs and accordions, inline posts, promo posts, etc.

Also, the theme is compatible with Absolute Reviews plugin and Advanced Popups plugin, created by Code Supply Co team.

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Ruki — Premium WordPress Theme for Blogs & Magazines

Ruki is a stylish Gutenberg-optimized WordPress theme for magazines & personal blogs. The theme supports all Gutenberg block alignments and custom color palettes. Ruki is fully compatible with WooCommerce and includes styling for all WooCommerce Gutenberg blocks.

Ruki provides numerous layouts. You can showcase posts in 2, 3 & 4 column Masonry or Grid layout. Engage visitors with your posts by adding them to the featured display on the homepage and using different post blocks. You can filter posts by category or type, choose posts to exclude, number of posts, and post style. Also, you can create your own color scheme for each block. Post blocks also support shop products to promote featured products from your WooCommerce shop on the homepage.

Ruki theme provides 8 single post layouts in 2 different styles.

You can feature your favorite posts for each category at the top of the page and configure the layout, color scheme, and post style.

The theme allows you to add widgets between posts. You can use these widget areas for adverts or any other widget.

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Nomady — Premium WordPress Theme for Travel Blogs & Magazines

Nomady is a nice and functional WordPress theme for travelers. It’s based on Elementor page builder and provides 10+ ready-made demos for import in a few clicks.

You may customize the site header, select Grid, Masonry, or standard post listing, choose the layout for the article header, use your favorite Google font, etc.

The theme provides a beautiful, minimal layout for featured posts, carousel block, destinations.

Also, you may use a newsletter subscription block and a beautiful Instagram feed.

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Dashscroll — Free Personal Blog WordPress Theme

Dashscroll is a flexible WordPress theme with a unique design. It is built to work with Gutenberg Editor.

The theme has optional widget areas on the top and the bottom of the homepage and post options.

You can customize the header and footer, set the sidebar to the left or right for the homepage, archives, and single posts.

Choose the font, pick accent colors, and set the maximum website and article width.

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Occasio — Free Blog & Magazine WordPress Theme

Occasio is a simple and neat WordPress theme with Gutenberg Block Editor support. The theme is lightweight and AMP-ready.

You may choose left or right sidebar layout, set background color, use extensive post settings and various page templates.

In addition you can install Magazine Blocks plugin to create a magazine-styled homepage. View Occasio Magazine Demo here.

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Artpop — Multi-purpose Gutenberg Theme

Artpop is a stylish Gutenberg WordPress theme for a blog, personal portfolio, small business website, or online store. The theme is fully integrated with WooCommerce plugin.

Easily set your logo, change accent color and text logo color, choose one of two header layouts, enable or disable the sidebar. Select 2 or 3 columns grid layout for your homepage and archives.

Use attractive featured area in a form of 5 columns grid or 6 columns carousel. You may avoid duplicate posts and select the category for your featured posts.

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Blossom Travel — Free WordPress Theme for Bloggers & Writers

Blossom Travel is an excellent theme for presenting yourself as a travel blogger and writer.

You may choose one of two header layouts and the sidebar position. Add static or video banner with a call to action on the homepage. Also, use widgetized trending section and featured blog section for the homepage in combination with BlossomThemes Toolkit plugin to get the most out of this theme.

This theme features dedicated sections for Instagram and Email Subscription to help you grow your Instagram followers and Email list.

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Minimal Photography — Free WordPress Theme for Creative Bloggers

The Minimal Photography theme is designed for bloggers, creative people, photographers.

In the free version, you can customize background, links, and text color, or choose from several ready-made color schemes. In the settings, you can select the badges’ hover color for each category. Also, site visitors can independently switch to a dark monochrome color scheme.

You can customize the site header: enable or disable the search button, desktop menu, etc.

For single posts, you can enable the recommended posts section, navigation between posts.

Choose between 1, 2, or 3 columns to place widgets in the footer.

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Periar — Free WordPress Theme for Blogs & Magazines

Periar is a simple and stylish theme for magazines and any blogs.

In the free version, you can choose to display posts from a specific category in three sections on the homepage: in a 4-column grid, in a vertical slider, and 3-column grid at the bottom of the page. There is also a beautiful section of recent posts at the top of the homepage.

You may choose background, primary, and underline colors and set the background image.

There are a widgetized sidebar and three widgetized columns in the footer.

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Mik — Free Blog WordPress Theme

The theme with a clean design that will suit almost any website.

Mik theme offers a slider, call to action, featured section, and recent blog posts for the homepage.

You can disable the sidebar and limit the content width for pages without a sidebar. You can choose to display posts in 1 or 2 columns for the archives.

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Vilva — Free Blog & Magazine WordPress Theme

Vilva is a simple theme for health, beauty, lifestyle magazines, and blogs.

The theme allows you to choose fonts and their size, change the color of accents and background. There are some settings for posts, including choosing a sidebar position.

On the homepage, you can add a slider and three featured banners.

You can add a news subscription form, Instagram feed when installing the corresponding developer plugins.

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Deep Light — Simple WordPress Blog Theme

Deep Light is the perfect blogging theme for those who new to WordPress. The theme is simple, requires no configuration, and works right after installation.

You can change the background color, upload your logo at will.

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BlogJr — Free WordPress Blogging Theme

BlogJr is a clean minimal theme for blogs and magazines.

The theme is compatible with the Gutenberg editor.

The free version provides some customizable features including configurable front page sections, up to 5 columns for archives, sidebar position, wide and boxed layout, header and footer options.

Also there is BlogJr Photography child theme with the dark color scheme available.

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Gutentype – Blog WordPress Theme with 100% Gutenberg Support

Gutentype is a WordPress theme with excellent typography and full Gutenberg support. Suitable for any magazines and blogs.

The theme provides one-click installation, the ability to customize colors and typography, select fullwidth or boxed layout and different blog styles.

The theme is compatible with WooCommerce.

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Boxcard — Blog WordPress Theme

Boxcard is a good choice for blog or portfolio websites. Allows you to configure the maximum page width, content width and the size of cards on the homepage. For single posts you can display related posts, links to the next and previous post.

The location of the sidebar is adjustable left or right. In the vertical header you can add a logo or avatar, and below set an additional title and description, for example, your name and mission. There is a set of fonts you may choose from, also you can change the background and buttons color.

There are optional 2 widgetized columns at the top and bottom of the site.

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Travelore — Blog & Magazine WordPress Theme

Travelore is a WordPress theme for magazines and blogs that allows to create a beautiful homepage layout.

You can add a slider, a section for your portfolio, services, team, testimonials, featured posts. This requires the installation of Essential Content Types plugin.

The theme allows you to add links to your social network profiles, there is an author’s bio section under each post and navigation between posts.

The footer is widgetized.

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Breek — Premium Blog WordPress Theme

Breek is a premium theme with a modern, unique design.

The theme offers 7 homepage layouts and 3 layout options for single posts.

There are ad places below the header, as well as above, below, and inside posts.

There is a sticky sidebar, content lazy load, support for videos and galleries, custom shortcodes and widgets.

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Davenport — Versatile Magazine WordPress Theme

Davenport is a multi-purpose, customizable theme with 29 sections for creating a homepage, 12 archive layout options, full support for Gutenberg and compatibility with WooCommerce.

Suitable for multi-author magazine, blog, news website.

The theme offers 5 header layout options, various footer styles, 7 post layout options, a review system, a range of ad places, and many other useful features.

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Gridzone — Free Blog & Magazine Theme

Gridzone is a WordPress theme with a stylish grid design.

The theme allows choosing dark and light color schemes, adjusting fonts, the sidebar position, and the site width.

You can use additional widgets on the homepage, as well as up to 4 columns of widgets in the footer.

Single posts can contain a related posts section, a section about the author, and post navigation links.

The top menu is sticky, there is an optional search button in the header, as well as the option of adding links to social network profiles.

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Blog Page — Free Blogging WordPress Theme

Blog Page is a free blogging theme with a neat responsive design.

The theme allows choosing the color of the background and the text logo, as well as upload your own logo and header image.

You can put a banner, a featured block, several blocks of posts from the categories of your choice, and a block of recent posts on the homepage.

The theme provides two top menus. The sidebar can be optionally disabled.

There are 5 columns available for widgets in the footer which you can access in the admin panel in Appearance -> Widgets. They are not visible in Customizer.

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Once — Premium Magazine WordPress Theme

The minimalistic-style design, optimization for Gutenberg, WooCommerce support and rich functionality make Once theme a good choice for any blog or magazine.

There are 6 ready-made site demos: food, travel, home interior design, and others, and these demos feature one-click import.

You can customize colors, choose fonts, header styles, various post layouts. The theme offers next post autoloading, video backgrounds, the Mega menu, sticky sidebars, and other useful features.

Once theme has many places where you can place ads.

For posts, there are a table of contents, related articles, inline related posts, an estimate of the time required to read the post, social network share buttons, an author’s block, etc. Galleries can be displayed as tiles or a slider.

The theme is integrated with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest. There is a widget of popular posts.

Once theme supports Infinite Scroll, Ajax Load More, and standard paged navigation.

The theme is compatible with the Co-Authors plugin which allows guest posting and running a multi-author website.

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Storytime — Free WordPress Theme for Writers

Storytime is a simple, well-designed blogging theme perfect for writers (and not only).

You can fully customize your website colors, add a full-screen image for the homepage, choose the background for other pages.

There is a layout option with a sidebar and without it. You can customize which elements should be displayed for single posts and for archives.

In addition to the sidebar and 4 widgetized columns in the footer, there are also several widget areas in the site’s header where you can put banners or other ads.

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BlogSlog — Free Blog WordPress Theme

BlogSlog is a free WordPress theme with a clean design suitable for any blogs.

It is possible to customize the homepage quickly using WordPress Customizer. You can add a fullwidth background image and a search form, a block with information about the website, a list of featured posts from a certain category, and recent blog posts where you can exclude some categories.

You can customize the site background, upload your logo and header image, disable the sidebar if necessary.

You can use up to 5 widgetized columns in the footer (if you don’t see the widget area in Customizer, go to Appearance -> Widgets in the WordPress dashboard).

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Marcell — Premium Multi-Concept Blog & Magazine Theme

Marcell is a WordPress theme that offers more than 20 layout concepts for magazines and blogs with an option of one-click import of demo data. There are various options for the layout of archives, WooCommerce support, and the ability to create your own pages using the Elementor plugin.

The theme has 9 header styles, 2 widgetized footer options, the ability to customize color schemes and fonts.

For posts, there is a featured block and author’s info, as well as a social share button. The top menu can be fixed. Ajax search feature is available in the theme.

There is also a set of custom widgets and shortcodes, as well as support for Instagram feeds.

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Overflow — Blog & Magazine WordPress Theme

Overflow theme is suitable for lifestyle bloggers, thought leaders, and online magazines.

There are various layouts for archives and homepage. The sidebar can be placed on the left or the right of the main content. Overflow has the Demo Switcher thanks to which you can apply one of the nine theme designs without any consequences for the page content.

Overflow has three types of page and post headers, supports automatic next post loading, has a block of related posts, information about the time required for reading each post, and other useful tools for maximum audience involvement.

You can use WordPress Customizer to customize your website. This WordPress theme can automatically adapt colors: if website header or footer is dark, the color of the text and links changes to white. There is no need to choose the colors for each design element. Overflow theme allows using Google and Adobe fonts.

Posts in the featured block are filtered by category, tag, or ID and can be sorted by date or number of views. The featured block can be set up to display posts that were published in a certain period of time.

The theme supports a subcategory filter. It will help users to better navigate the site with a great amount of content and find the right posts.

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Carrino — Premium Blogging WordPress Theme

Carrino is a modern blog and magazine theme with a variety of homepages.

This WordPress theme provides several post layouts, 7 sidebars and post formats supports (video, audio, galleries and images). The theme utilizes all potential of Gutenberg WordPress editor. You can use any kind of block alignment and custom color palettes.

Carrino theme developers implemented featured posts for each category. You can also exclude featured posts from the main loop at your will.

The theme includes hero section with a slider or one main post, related posts section and integration with social media.

You can easily change the color scheme, choose thumbnails aspect ratio and customize the appearance of the site by simply toggling options in the admin panel.

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Katelyn — Premium Gutenberg Blog Theme

Katelyn theme has decent design and will suit both personal blogs and online magazines. Supports all Gutenberg blocks, and also has additional shortcodes compatible with Gutenberg.

There are several homepage layouts, blog layouts and posts styles.

Slider or featured posts section can be placed on homepage. The theme supports posts formats, you can choose from several header styles, change colors, upload your logo.

There are many additional widget areas for ads.

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Cream Blog — Free Feminine WordPress Theme

Easy-to-customize theme for beauty, relationships, fashion, food websites with Gutenberg and WooCommerce support.

You can set up a slider on the homepage. Choose the accent color, background, sidebar position for archives and homepage separately. There are several header layouts. In one of them you can upload an image background for the header and choose the color of the text logo. In the second version the logo is placed on the left and the advertising banner on the right.

There are sticky menu and sidebar options.

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Boxstyle — Free Blogging Theme

Boxstyle is a free WordPress theme with original design for magazines and blogs.

It has a rich set of settings. Recommended slider, day and night mode switch, three archives layouts: standard blog, grid and list. You can set any site width and accent color, choose sidebar location or disable it. Wave style can be turned off also.

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Kontrast — Free Magazine & Blog WordPress Theme

Kontrast is a high-quality WordPress theme for any magazines and blogs. The theme is perfect for sites about technology and business.

The theme is rich in settings. You can customize colors, fonts, use one or two sidebars, select their position, or disable them for each page or post. The width of the sidebars is fixed (300px / 220px), you can use from zero to four widget columns in footer. The theme supports video, audio, gallery post formats. Contrast dark sidebar can be changed to light. For single posts you can enable related posts block, author bio and navigation between posts.

You can choose the maximin site width, enable the slider or featured story block on the homepage, and use many other settings.

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Knight — Free Magazine & Blog WordPress Theme

The Knight theme has a professional design and will suit both magazine sites and personal blogs.

Even in the free version, you can change the color of accents and background, select fonts and their size, customize the location of the sidebar, breadcrumbs style and the type of navigation between pages (standard or with AJAX loading).

You can customize the number of widgetized columns in footer, as well as footer background color.

There is a slider and a fully customizable intro section on homepage.

The theme supports the features of Gutenberg editor.

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The Ultralight — Free Blog WordPress Theme

Ultralight is a clean WordPress theme for any blogs.

The theme provides About author section, related posts section, navigation between posts, subscription form and other features.

Additional information can be placed in the sidebar and in the widgetized footer.

Compatible with WooCommerce.

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Wisdom Blog — Free Minimal WordPress Theme

Wisdom Blog is a minimal theme for blogs and magazines.

There is author section below each post and navigation between posts. Sticky sidebar and scroll to top features are available.

In the free version of the theme you can change colors, upload a logo, choose the sidebar position and archive layout.

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MinimalistBlogger – WordPress Theme for Writers

MinimalistBlogger is a clean WordPress theme for any bloggers and writers.

You can customize header image and color, upload your logo, use widgets in the sidebar and the bottom of the site.

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Elegant Magazine — Magazine & Blog WordPress Theme

Elegant Magazine is a stylish theme that fits any magazine, news or blog website.

The free version allows you to customize the slider and featured block on the homepage, upload your logo and header background image. You can use related posts section and about the author section for single posts, add links to social network profiles, news ticker and much more.

With the premium version of the theme, you can also use the fullwidth slider and video slider, widgetized ads. You can customize colors, typography, header style, and select full width option for your website in the paid version. There is also Mailchimp subscription form and Instagram slider available in the premium version of the theme.

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Koji — Simple Gutenberg Theme for Creatives

Koji is a simple theme for bloggers with Gutenberg support, Masonry layout and minimal design.

You can set an Infinite Scroll when user reaches the end of the page or by clicking on the button, choose which post meta to display on archives and on signle posts. You can add links to social networks, upload your logo and much more.

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Ashe – Stylish Magazine & Blog WordPress Theme

Ashe is a stylish responsive theme for magazines and blogs with WooCommerce support.

You can upload your logo, set up a fullscreen slider, header image.
There are widgets at the bottom of the site and in the slide-out sidebar.

Compatible with the page constructors Elementor, Beaver Builder, Visual Composer, SiteOrigin, Divi.

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This collection is constantly updated, only themes still maintained are listed.

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