Content may be king but design is extremely important when it comes to your blog making an impact. When it comes to design I consider typography to be the most important element by a distance. The manner in which your text content is presented and arranged can make all the difference. You could have the best content in your niche, but if it is difficult to read, 80% of your potential readers might never know. So here are 20 great typography WordPress themes which are well managed to make the better look and readability of your blog or site.
This is a content focused WordPress theme. Typograph is designed to look great with no images at all, solving the problem of finding the quality graphics for many users, at the same it becomes even more beautiful with images and other media content. The future of WordPress is with Gutenberg editor, and with Typograph you can feel the full power of it.
Float – Responsive Blog Theme
Float is a responsive blog theme for WordPress. With the Theme Options panel it’s really easy to customize the theme.
Retro Portfolio – One Page Vintage WordPress Theme
This Retro WordPress theme makes use of HTML 5 template that allows users to customize animation and graphic elements. The lay out consists of a header, portfolio, content and contact section.
Basic Ultra-clean Responsive WordPress Theme
Basic is an ultra-clean blog theme. Basic gives you the ability to let people actually read your content, instead of focusing on all the other stuff that’s going on on their screen. With Basic, you won’t be distracted.
Dandelion – Powerful Elegant WordPress Theme
This is a Powerful Premium WordPress Theme. This theme provides all the main functionality you will need to present your products, work and yourself in an elegant and professional style. The Dandelion theme is highly flexible, so changing the color scheme is super simple and for the most parts you won’t need an image editor. The theme is best suited for any business, portfolio, photography and personal sites
Fixy: A Simple & Sexy WordPress Theme
Reblog – Responsive WordPress Blogging Theme
Reblog is minimal, clean and responsive wordpress theme for bloggers. Your blog will look awesome on all devices or screen resolutions. Fully optimized for faster loading time. Best to be used as a personal blog. Content oriented.
Haven – Elegant One Page WordPress Theme
Haven is an effortlessly stunning responsive WordPress theme featuring subtle design elements and many flexible elements. Designed to give your brand or service an air of esteem and confidence, Haven is perfect for personal and business uses.
Pocket WordPress Theme
Pocket is a super simple, photoblog-style WordPress theme for sharing your images, videos, articles, quotes and more. Use it as a personal blog or a minimal portfolio to show off your latest works!
Raiden – A Minimal WordPress Theme with Style
Raiden is an elegant personal blogging WordPress theme with refined typography and aesthetics. Offering support for all 10 WordPress Post Formats, this theme is ideal for your personal Blog. Raiden also has an optional View Mode Switcher that optimizes the reading experience according to the lighting conditions.
Velo – A fresh, Retina-Ready and Responsive Theme
Velo is a slim, colourful WordPress theme. If you’re a creative mind Velo is what you need: a truly original choice for showcasing your artworks, pictures, videos, illustrations and for telling the world what you want with style, personality and balance.
Verb is a blocky, portfolio-style theme with an emphasis on typography and attention to detail. Show off your latest photos and videos in all their glory with the responsive portfolio grid. Write blog posts about your cats with the beautiful, minimal blog. It’s also responsive and Retina ready. Obviously.
Medium WordPress Theme
Medium is a bold, blog-style WordPress theme featuring double sidebars, attention to typographic and design detail and plenty of white space. Use it as a personal blog or a minimal portfolio to show off your latest works. It’s also responsive and Retina ready. Naturally.
Agora is the most unique WordPress Theme, designed for architecture studios, fashion businesses, web design agencies, photographers and all kinds of creative people. Packed with 13 unique page templates and lots of cool features backed up by a powerful admin panel, this can become the perfect theme for you!
NASH – Responsive HTML5 One Page WordPress Theme
NASH is a beautifully simple, visually stunning, and striking ‘One-Page’ creative WordPress theme. Perfect for design agencies. The template is fully responsive, and looks amazing on your Smartphone, Tablet, and Desktop. Beautiful typography, gorgeous iconography, subtle CSS3 effects, and those small details that really make you stand out from the crowd.
B:LIV – Responsive Minimal WordPress Theme
B:LIV (pronounced Believe) is a minimalist fully responsive WordPress theme inspired by Swiss design principles. Bold, clean typography along with fine touches of design elements will make your content stand out and keep your visitors happy.
Keeping with the minimalist, bold design approach the front and portfolio pages have a strong emphasis on images and large titles. Everything is kept as simple as possible, relying on spacing to give structure to the layouts.
Photochrom – A Theme for Photography.
If there is something more important to us than Photography, it’s Typography. Photochrom makes great use of Google Fonts to give a nice suit to your text. And changing Fonts is easy as pasting a link.
Sketch WordPress Theme
Sketch is a responsive, one-page WordPress theme with a super clean, fluid design. Images, videos, galleries and text will scale down gracefully to iPad, iPhone and all mobile devices. This theme looks just as great on your phone as it does on the desktop!
tdWriter – Responsive WordPress Theme
tdWriter is a responsive WordPress Theme for sharing your articles, images, videos, songs and much more! You can set your own colors and backgrounds that will make your posts and pages unique. Moreover, you can use this WordPress Theme as a personal blog or a portfolio.
KULA – Responsive HTML5 One Page WordPress Theme
KULA is a beautifully simple, visually stunning, and striking ‘One-Page’ creative WordPress theme. It looks amazingly awesome on Retina screens (even the icons are ‘Retina Ready’), and is perfect to use, from freelancer to agency, and everything in between. The template is fully responsive, and looks amazing on your Smartphone, Tablet, and Desktop. Beautiful typography, gorgeous iconography, subtle CSS3 effects, and those small details that really make you stand out from the crowd.