Today the professional world focuses a lot on packaging and presentation. This is not to say that talent and skills matter less; it is just that you need to get yourself noticed. Notice and recognition come with pleasant and powerful presentation which requires efforts, however, technology has made things easier. Social networking sites, job sites are one of the most powerful mediums that can help you in making a successful career. However, personal WordPress portfolios, created with free portfolio WordPress themes, have come up in a big way in paving the path of success for professionals and freelancers.
Free WordPress themes for portfolios help you in presenting yourself through a blog or website but in order to realize the true potential of these themes, you need to do some homework. You must select the most compatible theme that will bring out your skills and works in the most presentable manner. Free portfolio themes for WordPress are customized to meet your needs but howsoever, customized things might be, you need to do a reality check. Our post is the best place to indulge in this exercise as we offer a collection of 26 free themes of WordPress created for portfolios only. Have a look and find out for yourself.
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Tint is our colorful theme that opens up some cool possibilities, its layout is simple and professional and it’s able to transform every element to predefined colors, or any color of your desire. You can adapt it for your line of business with just touch or two.
OnePager is a free responsive Portfolio theme for WordPress sites. Based on our previously released OnePager HTML Template it provides you the flexibility to either use static or dynamic version of OnePager. It is a very flexible theme and you can easily customize it.
Shuttershot is a full-screen slide show template. This theme is ideal for photography websites to showcase their portfolio in style.The theme has option to use either a full screen slide show on the homepage or a regular blog with image slide show as the background.
Cudazi Mono is a clean, luxurious WordPress theme perfect for a wide range of applications. This theme takes advantage of custom post types, provides ample widget areas and drag and drop menus for easy setup and maximum flexibility.
Urbanhip is a free good-looking WordPress Theme. It comes with a very cool slider and an impressive layout which gives the feel of a premium theme. It can be used for a portfolio site but can be adapted for other kinds of sites as well.
Elegant Resume theme features a vibrant typographic header that can be used to display your name, tagline, contact information and links to your social profiles. The main body can accommodate your career information as well as an image gallery for your portfolio.
Solio is a single-page portfolio WordPress theme for creative professionals. Designed with creatives in mind, this theme is perfect any designer, artist, photographer, or developer that just wants an easy to manage, single page on the web with some recent work, whether or not they are available for hire, a contact button and some links to their social accounts.
CleanBusiness is a free WordPress theme perfect for corporate, business and company websites. This theme also suitable for portfolio and any kind of websites.Now you have a definitive solution to your business, with this flexible and powerful theme.
Murmur is a portfolio theme for showcasing web design and photography projects. It can also manage your team/staff member profiles. Portfolio projects and team member profiles are handled via custom plugins made specifically for Murmur.
Complete is another WordPress theme built with a very clean, modern and professional design that is very simplistic and content focused. Using custom post types, an advanced admin panel and meta boxes, the Complete theme will allow you to easily set up a business, portfolio and/or blog website.
Xenon is a portfolio theme ideal for photography or design related websites. The theme is designed to function as a showcase for creative works or photographs with minimal distraction from other elements.
It has ample space to showcase your works. Californiumite WordPress theme also comes with multiple background color options. This theme instantly transforms your basic WordPress blog into a stunning portfolio website!
Rasputin is a portfolio/agency type WordPress theme. This is a WordPress 3+ ready theme with features like custom menu, featured images, digitized sidebar, and customizable call to action section , jQuery image slider on the custom homepage template.
Portafolio was created with portfolio sites in mind but it also makes for an awesome business theme or a simple blogging theme. The code is slimmed down to provide you only with the basic features you’ll want to set up your elegant showcase and a very minimal admin panel with the main theme options.
This theme would be ideal for designers and other creative professionals or photographers to showcase their works in a clean minimalistic platform. The theme is WordPress 3 ready with featured menu, featured thumbnails, digitized sidebars etc.
FolioPress is a WordPress theme that is both versatile and easy to use. It has separate custom page templates for blog and portfolio feeds, plus a homepage region for business blurbs that will allow you to show off your work.
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