If you are thinking of starting a website on your own, consider using free web templates to create the design. Although free website templates can be a little more difficult to find when compared to paid ones, they do offer a lot of features and benefits that you cannot forget about.
Retro style portfolio / showcase blog template with a retro style touch.
This theme is a fixed layout theme made in HTML 5 its perfect for personal blog/portfolio style websites.
A clean and simple HTML5 / CSS3 template.
Free Responsive HTML5 Portfolio / Business Website Template: Brownie
Brownie is a simple and clean Free Responsive HTML5 portfolio and business website template.
Free HTML5 Admin Template
This HTML5 + CSS3 admin area template was created specifically for application and theme developers who want more out of their admin dashboard. Forget using a basic admin template, this theme comes with jQuery Table Sorter built in and easy integration with Google Chart API. The ability to hide and show menu sections is also included, along with tons of styles for various sections, inputs, and alerts.
Responsive HTML5/CSS3 template
Here is a free, fully responsive HTML5/CSS3 website template.
HTML5 Coming Soon Template
This HTML5 + CSS3 “Coming Soon” template was created to serve as a placeholder web page that you can use whilst a clients or your own website is in progress. It gives you the functionality to update the template with your progress so far on the project, and count down to the launch day. It uses a beautiful progress bar and status indicator to convey progress information to users who visit your site before it’s ready.
HTML5 Admin – A free, minimal & fluid HTML5 template
A fluid html5 ready template for administration sections (BackEnds) shared for your personal use.
A free HTML5 and CSS3 theme
The theme is available as both WordPress and Blogger theme as well :
- Download WordPress version by Tyler Longren
- Download Blogger version by Rethnaraj Rambabu (old version of the theme)
Free Responsive HTML/CSS3 CV Template
A responsive CV which used CSS3 animations.
Free Single-Page Scrolling HTML5 Portfolio Template + PSDs
a completely free single-page HTML5 portfolio template and all of the accompanying PSDs.
ElegantPress is a variable-column HTML5 and CSS3 template that just has to be seen to be appreciated. It comes with various layouts, a jquery slider, lightbox, inbuilt web fonts, jquery gallery, jquery jportfolio, more goodies, and even a working contact form. You’ll notice that this template makes use of HTML5 elements such as header, nav, and article, but does so in a way that is incorporated within a standard div structure. This is a great way to convert a previous design into HTML5, while still being compliant.
Artisan is the real deal: simple, sexy and smooth. If there’s enough interest I may consider evolving it a tad, into a super awesome-er WordPress Theme.
Fruit Juice is a Metro UI inspired HTML5 template. With Fruit Juice you can easily create a website to promote your Windows Phone app!
Risto Template Html5 & Css3 by Daniele Votta.