The Best Multipurpose WP Themes to Use in 2017
Multipurpose WordPress themes are typically quite versatile and flexible. Using them you can create any type of website, ranging from corporate and e-commerce sites to blogs and agency portfolios. Specialty themes also have their place. Sometimes they are a better choice for creating a specific website type or filling a specific need. You’ll find excellent examples of both types here.
Be Theme, the biggest WordPress theme ever, is packed with too many powerful and useful features to mention here. The short list includes a superb collection of 250+ stunning, customizable pre-built websites to act as excellent starting points for your design projects. Pick one, install it with one click, and let Be’s Muffin Builder and Options panel take it from there.
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If you want to start a page from scratch, the Layout Configurator will get you started. Be is not only big in terms of its 250+ pre-websites, and its core features (40), but also in terms of the virtually unlimited variety of design options it provides. This premium WordPress theme is easy to learn, and easy to use; but should you have a question, or need a little assistance, Be’s world-class support team is there to help.
Pro is the most advanced website creator for WordPress. If you’re a pro, Pro is for you. If you’re not a pro, but aspire to be one, Pro is also for you. Pro can be described as powerful, modular, scalable, fast, optimized, extensible; or all the above.
Features include a trio of powerful, interconnected builders (Header, Content, & Footer). You can build simple to exceedingly complex header styles with ease.
You can rely on Pro’s drag and drop interface, optimized workflow, and other powerful content-building features to help you realize your website layout potential. As far as the often- neglected footer is concerned, this amazing multipurpose theme makes it oh so easy to create a footer that is a thing of beauty.
Pro is easy to use, but fasten your seatbelt. It’s a game changer!
The Core is big. It’s 20+ themes in 1, and growing. This multipurpose WordPress theme is packed with cool features, including the Advanced Visual Builder, plenty of shortcodes, multiple slider, header, and footer options, and 700+ fonts. And, that’s just for starters.
Its 20+ hand-built website demos addressing a variety of business and industry niches. Demo content is easy to auto-install, and when you purchase The Core, new demos will be yours to use, as they appear.
The Core is responsive, retina ready, and WooCommerce ready as well. There are plenty of animations you can use to add zing to your sites; you’ll find many uses for the custom Google Maps feature; and, there’s even a module for saving your work in the event of a system crash.
The Core is well documented, and the support is superb. Take it for a free test drive in the Test Lab!
The Houzez WordPress theme’s strong suit lies in the real estate niche. It has all the functions and features a land developer, realtor, or real estate agency could want or need in a website.
Many of these features are not to be found in most WordPress themes; even those that claim to have “everything”. Houzez is fully responsive, and features an advanced search system and unlimited page templates.
If you’ve been looking for a creative multipurpose theme that can showcase your work in the way you’ve always wanted, you’ll find the answer in Kalium.
This well-organized theme features stacks of layout designs and sub-options, including 30+ portfolio item types and 15+ header styles. Visual Composer is your page builder, and with 100+ shortcodes to work with you can build anything; and do so without coding.
Uncode is ultra-professional, smooth and sleek. Its delightful collection of homepage layouts (concepts) are neatly placed in 5 categories: Classic, Creative, Shop, Blog, and Portfolio. In addition, there are 30+ special design features and 22 special pages to help you build your site.
With the aid of Uncode’s enhanced Visual Composer, and their unique Hierarchical Options System, you can design whatever is on your mind; and do so with pixel-perfect precision.
Kallyas is a top-selling Themeforest WordPress theme that’s an absolute joy to work with. Built around a Bootstrap 3 frontend framework, Kallyas is fast.
You’ll love its visual page builder, and the 150+ design elements that accompany it. There’s a host of layout options, and you can either import a demo, or start a page from scratch. Kallyas is responsive, and SEO ready.
TicketLab helps you build a complete customer support system! No other WordPress theme provides this capability.
Built around a knowledge-based solution and a ticketing system, TicketLab enables you to streamline your customer support workflow by integrating it with Trello and GitHub.
TicketLab is multilingual, and Zendesk compatible. It has a forum feature, and helps you manage your knowledge base and tickets from your own website.
TheGem is a wonderful creative toolkit for crafting powerful websites in a matter of minutes. It has 50+ ready-to-go creative homepage concepts for any business niche! This multipage- and one page-ready gem includes Visual Composer as page builder and brings with it a host of creative page templates, unique design concepts, widgets, shortcodes, and design options. There are plenty of portfolio and blog layouts too.
You can freely combine elements, and no coding is required.
ionMag is a spectacular theme designed to help you build engaging blogs, news, and magazine websites. It is more than a tool, as it comes with a collection of features you didn’t even know you are searching for. ionMag is powered by a frontend page builder, TD Composer, specially developed for the task.
The features also include an innovative Theme Panel which places all your editing options where you need them, and 5 fully functional, customizable pre-built designs. Even more, ionMag is AdSense ready to help you monetize your website with ease.
Like its namesake, TheFox is one of the cleverest, smartest multipurpose WordPress themes on the market. The reason? It’s been designed down to the minutest of details.
TheFox has the essential features you need and expect, including more than 30 demos, a wide selection of detailed design elements, Visual Composer, and premium plugins.
Check out a demo to get an idea of what TheFox can do for you.
Brando – A multi-purpose one page WordPress theme
Brando is a cutting edge, feature-rich, fully responsive, multipurpose one page WordPress theme. Visual Composer is your page builder, and you’ll have lots of shortcodes and settings to work with. Whether you want a beautiful, fast-loading, one page website optimized for search engine performance, a creative personal website, an eye-catching portfolio, or a blog – Brando is for you. Brando is a product of Evanto Elite’s 5-star rated author ThemeZaa.
H-Code – A premium quality multi-purpose WordPress them
H-Code is a versatile, fully-responsive, multipurpose WordPress theme that’s suitable for building creative one page or multi-page websites of any kind. What sets it apart from other multipurpose themes and template, is the close attention to detail that characterizes every home page and demo. The resources are there to create superb multipage websites with beautiful and attractive designs for corporate, portfolio, eCommerce and blog.
XStore – Responsive WooCommerce Theme
When you’re planning an e-commerce website, it only makes sense to take advantage of a WP theme that specializes in the subject. The XStore team has gone to great lengths to address and provide solutions to many of the problems online store designers face. XStore is an aesthetically-minimal theme that makes it easy to produce SEO optimized websites. Features include 50+ good to go shops, Visual Composer, and $250 worth of plugins.
With so many options, you may feel somewhat overwhelmed. Think about what you need, visit some of the theme websites, see what they have to offer and how closely they match with what you’re looking for.