10 Professional Minimal WordPress Themes

By / Oct 28, 2010 / Resources

Whitespace, good typography, and a solid layout are all important aspects of a good design, and especially a minimal design. When these three elements are executed correctly, it translates into a highly professional look. If you’re a WordPress user, the problem is that finding a solid minimal theme can be a challenge. So for this post, we’ve rounded up 10 Professional Minimal WordPress Themes.


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Pure is a super clean and minimal blog theme. Pure will give your blog an elegant and sophisticated feel without getting in the way of your content. Great typography and a good amount of white space make this theme stand out.


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ThemeMin is a minimal, light-weight and typography-focused theme. It promises to provide comfort reading and fast loading. There is no images used in the theme (except the RSS icon).


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Structure is designed to adopt the style of the content added. It features 2 color options — a white version and a black version.


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Press is a versatile minimalist theme featuring classic typography and clean lines.


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Canvas is a highly customizable blog theme with a clean and minimal design.


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Specialist is a simple elegant theme for small business website. Specially created for small business and individual professionals.


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Vigilance is clean, elegant, search engine optimized, and packed with features.


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InkDrop is a blog/portfolio/business hybrid with lots of style packed into a minimalist design.


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Verbage features a clean, modern design with a focus on typography. The theme is developed to function perfectly with — or without photos added.

Monochrome Pro

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Monochrome Pro is a minimal theme that is perfect for a news or magazine website.

Disclaimer: The Pure theme is a product of Theme Trust, which is founded by Henry Jones, who is also founder of Web Design Ledger.

About the Author

Henry Jones is a web developer, designer, and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience. He is the founder of WDL and ThemeTrust.

  • http://www.crearedesign.co.uk Warren Jerzyszek

    Hey, cheers for sharing this collection of minimal wordpress themes. These are really nice themes and are great inspiration for anyone trying to design their own minimal website. I cant really decide which one I like the most because they are all really beautiful with solid structure and design. Thanks again.

  • http://www.usingjquery.com using jquery

    im over minmal designs.

  • http://www.dtx.in/ DTX Studios

    Nice collection of themes!!!

  • http://xan.kompoz.com xan

    Great, thanks!
    Contrast and clarity, the best for reading.

  • http://www.arthursoft.com Antony Norton

    Great collection, always looking out for quality templates!

  • http://dewde.com dewde

    Great list! I looove minimalist themes. Total bias alert, but my favorite is Standard Theme (http://standardtheme.com).

    peace | dewde

  • http://richwp.com Felix

    Don’t forget this minimalistic grid theme: http://richwp.com/themes/child-themes/richgrid-theme/


  • http://www.dzinepress.com Dzinepress

    beautiful collection.

  • http://developerholic.com/ Developerholic

    Cool ! I wish some of my designs would be added on this list 😀

  • http://webdesigners.ca/ Web Designers

    I always believed that minimal is the way to go design wise. Thanks for the collection!

  • http://e-irfan.com Irfan Suleman

    awesome collection that’s what I was looking for thank you