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This year more than 26% of the web is powered by WordPress. It’s the most popular online publishing platform and every day over 500 new sites that use WordPress become public. Astounding, isn’t it? Well, the development of the Internet and our desire to communicate made this possible. Hundreds of millions of people write billions of posts and comments. Why? Well, because it’s so simple, easy to customize and give a stylish personal appearance for any website.

Today, you need just a few days to build a personal blog- from an idea to a compelling content populated website. One of the most important decisions you have to make is choosing a theme capable of sustaining and developing your project. A good theme will give your website the unique touch and feel you were searching for. Even more, a well-structured and clean-coded template can improve your visibility by helping your site rank better on the major search engines.

If you already have a blog, or you plan to create one, we’re here to help. In “Best Personal Blog WordPress Themes” we gathered the most popular premium templates that allow you to build the site you have always dreamed of. These themes are an excellent choice for personal, corporate, tech, fashion, food, lifestyle, travel, apps, and any other blog. If you’re looking for themes from a related category such as News and Magazine, you can check this collection.

Best Personal Blog WordPress Themes

1ionMag Theme Review

When it comes to describing ionMag, the first thing that comes to mind is “must-have.” Whether you’re a long-time, experienced web designer, or just a blog enthusiast and want to start sharing your passions with the world, this is surely the theme for you. ionMag is the newest addition to the tagDiv portfolio, launched in 2017, and is definitely worth being on the news...

2Soledad Theme Review

Last updated on August 22, 2017 Penci Design, one of Themeforest.net’s elite authors, developed Soledad, his first premium news theme. It is a nice looking template for magazines and blog websites, easy to customize with interesting project portfolios. This theme comes packed with numerous pre-made demos and is good for building magazines and blog websites. Soledad comes with two mega menu styles, three sidebar layouts, sliders...

3CheerUp

CheerUp is a premium and versatile blog template, created by Theme Sphere, an Envato elite author. It is packed with multiple design options, to be outstanding on all kinds of blogs. The built-in modern layouts are aesthetically pleasing, as the CheerUp theme comes with over one hundred homepage design combinations. Trendy, beauty, or lifestyle blogs? You can build the website of your dreams using sliders,...

4Typology

Typology is a text based WordPress theme created for bloggers that just want to write, without the hassle of looking for the right images. It has a beautiful, responsive design, based on typography that will make your website look good. Typology provides unlimited fonts and color combinations, as well as dedicated sections to upload your logo and icons. Whether you are a fan of material...

5Lifestyle

Lifestyle is a modern WordPress theme for personal blogs, developed by the Envato Power Elite Author, 8theme. With this template, you can let everybody know what’s going on in your life, about your hobbies or business. This multifunctional theme will be good to showcase video and audio reviews, photo news or storytelling. To make handling the content as easy as possible, Lifestyle comes with several built-in post...

6Laurel

Laurel is the latest blog & shop theme from Solo Pine! Laurel comes packed with heaps of customization options to present your quality content in crisp, modern elegance. Have your posts pack a visual punch with the adjustable full-width Featured Image or stack customizable promo widgets to create a vibrant, eye-catching sidebar display. Better yet, showcase posts on any page in a polished grid...

7Writing Blog

The Writing Blog is a premium WordPress blog theme, developed by the Ahmad works, an Envato elite author. This theme was designed as a blog, magazine and personal template, and combines simple features with creativity. Writing Blog mixes between modern, classic and minimal styles to deliver a clean and beautiful blog. The template's focus is on the writing content and readability. It is powered with a...

8Tribe

Tribe is a fresh, feminine template for WordPress users. It is designed to behave responsively, so it looks great on any device. The Tribe theme is carefully crafted to allow you to create your professional coach website quickly and easily without any coding knowledge. Import a demo in one click, customize it in a few clicks according to your taste (logo, font, colors), and you are ready. Specially...

9Auror- Blog Magazine WordPress Theme

Auror is a simple and light WordPress Theme, developed by Codexcoder, an Envato Elite Author. With it, you can make a personal blog, magazine, or video blog easily. It’s responsive, fits any size of displays and supports all modern browsers. This theme has multiple homepages and header variations and easy to use admin back-end. The flexible and powerful This theme has various predefined homepages, easily installable with...

10Aden

Aden is a clean blog WordPress theme, that could be a good choice for beginners or even for advanced users. It has a retina ready layout and fits any screen size. All the options are easily customizable using the Live WordPress Theme Customizer. The Aden template is fast, SEO optimized and is well suited for personal blogs and magazine websites. 100% Responsive & Retina Ready ...

11Minimalo

Minimalo is a clean blog WordPress theme for creating any kind of blog and shop like fashion, travel, food, handmade products, clothing, furniture, jewelry, accessories or any other. With a one-click demo importer, Minimalo lets you create a beautiful site fast and easy. You can give personality to your pages with the four post layouts and six header styles. This template also allows you to...

12Redwood Theme Review

Redwood is a premium WordPress theme, released in June 2015 by Solo Pine, an Envato power elite author. It is representative for any blog or personal website. With a black and white touch, this is a clean template, very easy to understand and use by beginners. Modern, styled and versatile, Redwood could be a good choice for bloggers. Redwood was developed to impress the website’s readers,...

13Hoary

Hoary is a minimal WordPress theme developed by AtiX, an Envato Elite Author, and is suitable for all kinds of blog websites. It has four predefined homepages, ready to be installed with just one click. This template has a drag and drop page builder which helps you create beautiful blog and shop pages. Your articles can be displayed in different styles, and completed with useful widgets such...

14TheBlogger

In August 2016, Pixelwars, an Envato elite author released TheBlogger, a personal, blog, and magazine WordPress theme. This template is using a user-friendly approach and is designed for all the bloggers who want to enjoy customizing a website with ease. A live customizer, many prebuilt layouts and header styles are a few features that users can discover in TheBlogger theme. Pixelwars author adjusted TheBlogger to be...

15NovaBlog

NovaBlog was created by Hercules Design author to help WordPress users choose a new theme for their personal blog or magazine website. With many ready demos, home page variations, styles, header layouts, pre-made page templates, you can choose how to customize the look of your site. Also, NovaBlog includes custom widgets, and you have the possibility to enable mega menus or cookie banners.      

16Purism

Purism is a modern blog and shop theme, tailored to showcase your content in an effective style. Boasting features such as full-width Instagram footer area, featured area slider, and a bundle of post & layout options, Purism Blog Theme for WordPress will attract your readers and visitors. Purism is great for any personal, fashion, lifestyle, travel, food blog or magazine. With various styling options at your...

17Neptune

Neptune theme was created with food bloggers in mind, helping you showcase your personal cooking blog with a simple and clean layout, sliding featured recipes and much more. The theme authors specifically focused on food bloggers and integrated some awesome features like an easy to use ingredients builder, a nutritional data box and informative steps with photos, to make it easier for your followers...

18Sprout & Spoon

Sprout & Spoon is a food blog template, developed by Solo Pine, an Envato power elite author. This theme has a fresh aesthetic and comes with dozens of food features to help you share your tasty creations with the entire world. Sporting a bold Featured Area, eye-catching stackable Promo Widgets, numerous newsletter form areas, ability to create a custom Recipe Index page, and a...

19Breena

Breena is a lightweight and elegant blog theme, built by the TW4 author. This template is tailored to showcase your content in an effortlessly timeless style. Boasting modern features such as a full-width Instagram footer area, a showstopping featured area slider, and many post & layout options, Breena’s clean, contemporary design is guaranteed to wow and inspire! The Breena theme is responsive and will...

20Higo

Higo is a WordPress blog theme with a minimal design and well thought-out layout. It is a responsive template with a centered logo in the header and navigation & search buttons on the sides. The main navigation lies underneath and sticks to the top while you scroll, making links instantly available. It has an off-canvas menu with navigation and social links together, with a custom text...

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Lisa Jones
Editor-in-chief of WPion. 100% passionate about WordPress, Lisa is part time web developer and part time front-end designer. With a master's degree in computer science, she is specialized in CSS, HTML, JavaScript, MySQL and PHP. Lisa uses her knowledge and experience to offer you a complete analysis of WordPress most popular themes and plugins.

4 COMMENTS

  1. I love all the themes in this collection. They look inspiring and breathtaking! I’ll surely win my reader’s heart with the New York theme!

    • Hi, Lydia! We are glad you’ve found our collections inspiring! Thank you for the beautiful words! Good luck with your website!

    • Hi, V An! Sorry for my late reply :). Thank you for taking the time to explore this collection! Have a beautiful weekend!

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