A beautiful WordPress theme can make your blog out stand from others blogs out there on the internet. In this way, when I was researching around the web, I’ve gathered the 50 most downloaded WordPress themes. In this collection of themes there mostly are Magazine themes, Personal blog themes, Responsive themes, Portfolio themes, Photography themes, etc.

Actually, these WordPress themes originally hosted on Themeforest by its awesome theme developers. As, I’m listing these themes in this list on basis of their downloads.

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1. U-Design WordPress Theme

U-Design WordPress Theme is a great theme which suits to both, users whose has no experience in programming as well as for advanced developers. This will surely help building your WP site awesome in no time to your liking with minimal effort. This theme is completely SEO optimized by making use of H1, H2, H3 HTML tags. More SEO can be optimized by using one of best WordPress SEO plugin.

U-Design WordPress Theme

2. Avada | Responsive Multi-Purpose Theme

Avada is a clean, flexible and fully responsive design especially developed for WP blog users. This theme sets the new standard with endless possibilities, free lifetime updates with requested features for it users. It’s ready for Retina devices, built-in SEO support.

Avada Responsive Multi-Purpose Theme

3. Karma – Clean and Modern WordPress Theme

Karma is a clean, modern premium WordPress theme which is built on a highly intelligent framework. Completely SEO optimized, responsive design, WooCommerce Integration, and many other features.

Karma - Clean and Modern WordPress Theme

4. Striking Premium Corporate & Portfolio WP Theme

Striking Premium Corporate and Portfolio WP theme is one of top 50 most downloaded WordPress themes.

Striking Premium Corporate & Portfolio WP Theme

5. King Size – fullscreen background WordPress theme

King Size Fullscreen background WP theme is also available as an HTML Template, King Size makes perfect for a variety of purposes, although focused towards Photographers and those using Portfolios to display their past and present work collections.

King Size - fullscreen background WordPress theme

6. inFocus – Powerful Professional WordPress Theme

inFocus - Powerful Professional WordPress Theme

7. Modernize – Flexibility of WordPress

Modernize is a new era of WordPress theme. You can discover many new awesome features in this theme. For example ‘Page Builder’, it allow you to create page easily by drag-drop module.

Modernize - Flexibility of WordPress

8. Core Minimalist Photography Portfolio

Core is the Minimalist Photography, Portfolio, Personal website Template built with latest WP features. Custom Post Type, Image Uploader etc.

Core Minimalist Photography Portfolio

9. Dandelion – Powerful Elegant WordPress Theme

Dandelion is a Powerful Premium WordPress Theme hosted on Themeforest. This theme provides all those enormous main functionality, that you will need to present your work, products, and yourself in a professional and an elegant style.

Dandelion - Powerful Elegant WordPress Theme

10. DynamiX – Premium WordPress Theme

Dynamix Premium WordPress Theme is extremely good theme to use for multi-purpose such as bbPress, BuddyPress, WooCommerce, and WP e-Commerce. This theme has got ultimate skins, fully mobile responsive, and SEO optimized like good features.

DynamiX - Premium WordPress Theme

11. MayaShop – A Flexible Responsive e-Commerce Theme

MayaShop is a fresh good-looking WordPress theme that utilizes JigoShop and Woo Commerce plugins to create a versatile WordPress powered shop, with unlimited layout options and skins.

MayaShop - A Flexible Responsive e-Commerce Theme

12. Openhouse Real Estate & Automotiv car dealership

Openhouse the highest rated, best selling WordPress theme made for Real Estate websites. It’s a very powerful and flexible Real Estate theme. It includes a very powerful and flexible Search, where you can search by location, number of baths, beds, max price, min price, and property type.

Openhouse Real Estate & Automotiv car dealership

13. Bigbang – Responsive WordPress Template

Bigbang - Responsive WordPress Template

14. Yin & Yang: Clear and Slick WP Portfolio Theme

Yin & Yang is a light, simple and minimalistic to use for crafting your portfolio. Quick set up and easy to customize. Yin & Yang is the perfect theme for showcasing your most important work directly in front of your potential clients.

Yin and Yang Clear and Slick WP Portfolio Theme

15. Alyeska Responsive WordPress Theme

Alyeska is a responsive yet an elegance, flexible WP theme. These are the words that instantly come to mind when trying describe this amazing WordPress theme.

Alyeska Responsive WordPress Theme

16. Invictus – A Premium Photographer Portfolio Theme

Invictus full-screen image and video WordPress theme is especially developed for photographers. It is easy to use, super versatile and has a fully responsive design. It’s very intuitive to use and completely ready to operate out of the box.

Invictus - A Premium Photographer Portfolio Theme

17. KALLYAS – Responsive Multi-Purpose WordPress Theme

Kallyas is an ultra-premium, highly-responsive WordPress Theme. It’s clean design, super flexible,  without no modesty, one of the most complete theme ever created. It has the latest technologies and trends and it can be used in a huge variety of domains.

KALLYAS - Responsive Multi-Purpose WordPress Theme

18. Awake – Powerful Professional WordPress Theme

Awake - Powerful Professional WordPress Theme

19. Photolux – Photography Portfolio WordPress Theme

Photolux is a powerful and elegant Portfolio and Photography WordPress Theme which is best suited for photographers and creatives who use portfolios to showcase their work.

Photolux - Photography Portfolio WordPress Theme

20. Gonzo – Clean, Responsive WP Magazine

Gonzo is built with semantic HTML5/CSS3 and is completely responsive. Not only is it responsive but it also keeps that magazine feel right down to mobile screen sizes.

Gonzo Responsive WP Magazine

21. Sterling – Responsive WordPress Theme

Sterling - Responsive WordPress Theme

22. Unite – WordPress Business, Magazine Theme

Unite is a premium WordPress theme with 5 pre-made skins including a dark theme and textured background theme.

Unite - WordPress Business, Magazine Theme

23. Display 3 in 1 – Business & Portfolio WordPress

DISPLAY is a WP Theme, best suited for Business and Portfolio sites. It comes with a fantastic 3D Image slideshow that can be controlled from your back-end with a custom tool.

Display 3 in 1 - Business & Portfolio WordPress

24. Enfold – Responsive Multi-Purpose Theme

Enfold is a clean, flexible and fully mobile responsive WP Theme, it suits mostly on business websites, shopping websites ebay, and users who want to showcase their work on a neat portfolio site.

Enfold - Responsive Multi-Purpose Theme

25. Mingle – Multi-purpose WordPress Theme

Mingle is an amazing theme and ready to use in BuddyPress! If you’re not familiar with BuddyPress, it’s a social network plugin for WordPress allowing your website to become a fully functional community portal.

Mingle - Multi-purpose WordPress Theme

26. Scope: Agency / Business WordPress Theme

Scope is a perfect theme for a freelancer, a creative agency, or general small businesses. Strong lines, strong colours and a bunch of super-awesome features to keep you busy.

Scope Agency Business WordPress Theme

27. BigFeature – WordPress Theme

With BigFeature theme you can display your images and portfolio in a nice and clean manner. Very many settings. Many page templates. 5 custom widgets.

BigFeature - WordPress Theme

28. RT-Theme 15 Premium WordPress Theme

RT-Theme 15 premium responsive WP theme has been released that brings you many powerful CMS tools. You can use it for corporate, business, product catalogue, portfolio or services websites.

RT-Theme 15 Premium WordPress Theme

29. Gridlocked: Minimalistic WordPress Portfolio Theme

Gridlocked is a grid-based, post-format supporting, layout-shuffling, minimalistic theme for creatives.

Gridlocked Minimalistic WordPress Portfolio Theme

30. SmartStart WP – Responsive HTML5 Theme

SmartStart WP - Responsive HTML5 Theme

31. ChurcHope – Responsive WordPress Theme

ChurcHope - Responsive WordPress Theme

32. Chocolate WP – Responsive Photography Theme

Chocolate WP – Responsive Photography Theme

33. Sahifa – Responsive WordPress News,Magazine,Blog

Sahifa is a Clean Responsive Magazine, News and Blog Template.

Sahifa - Responsive WordPress News,Magazine,Blog

34. Super Skeleton WP: Responsive, Minimal, Beautiful

SuperSkeleton is responsive theme for WP users. It’ll flex to fit massive screens, or itty bitty iPhone screens (and everything in between). Touch gestures even work on the slider!

Super Skeleton WP Responsive, Minimal, Beautiful

35. London Creative + (Portfolio & Blog WP Theme)

London Creative + comes with fully working contact form, cool slider for your featured images, nasty spinning slider buttons, 2 message buttons just below the slider and PrettyPhoto plugin (better clone of Lightbox).

London Creative + (Portfolio & Blog WP Theme)

36. Inovado – Retina Responsive Multi-Purpose Theme

Inovado is a retina-ready ultra responsive WP Theme that everybody wants. No doubt that it’s an incredible premium theme with great customization settings that helps you transform Inovado into your unique business tool.

Inovado - Retina Responsive Multi-Purpose Theme

37. Good Space – Responsive Minimal WP Theme

Good Space WordPress theme especially for creative agency. Clean, minimal, responsive with modern design.

Good Space - Responsive Minimal WP Theme

38. Classica: Minimalistic WordPress Portfolio Theme

Classica minimalistic portfolio theme, free from gimmick and trend, making your talent the focal point of your portfolio – the way it should be. Present your work in a professional manner with a timeless design.

Classica Minimalistic WordPress Portfolio Theme

39. Salutation: WordPress + BuddyPress Theme

Salutation is a WordPress and BuddyPress theme. If you’re not familiar with BuddyPress, it’s a social network plugin for WordPress allowing your website to become a fully functional community portal.

Salutation WordPress + BuddyPress Theme

40. Vulcan – Minimalist Business WordPress Theme 4

Vulcan template is designed Modern and minimalist template, suit any kind of website. Vulcan available in five color option, it comes with three variations slider.

Vulcan - Minimalist Business WordPress Theme 4

41. RockWell – Portfolio & Blog WordPress Theme

RockWell is a powerful theme with unique features. It’s easy to use, easy to customize and most importantly – it allows you to unleash your creativity.

RockWell - Portfolio & Blog WordPress Theme

42. ECOBIZ – Modern Business WordPress Theme

ECOBIZ is clean,elegant and modern corporate and business WordPress theme that can be switched as eco/green business and portfolio theme.

ECOBIZ - Modern Business WordPress Theme

43. The Restaurant

The Restaurant WordPress Theme

44. Aware – Responsive WordPress Portfolio Theme

Aware is an interactive, responsive portfolio theme perfect for web designers, freelancers, photographers and videographers alike.

Aware - Responsive WordPress Portfolio Theme

45. Village – An Awesome Fullscreen WordPress Theme

If you love photography or general creativeness and want new interesting ways to display your work then this really is the theme for you.

Village - An Awesome Fullscreen WordPress Theme

46. RT-Theme 17 Responsive WordPress Theme

RT-Theme 17 is a premium WordPress theme with powerful CMS tools. This theme suits for business, corporate, product catalog, services or portfolio like websites.

RT-Theme 17 Responsive WordPress Theme

47. SCRN – Responsive single page portfolio

SCRN is a single responsive portfolio WP theme. Perfect to promote your work or your business.

SCRN - Responsive single page portfolio

48. Newscast 4 in 1 – WordPress Magazine and Blog

Newscast is best suited theme for Magazines and Blogs. It comes with 3 fantastic Image and News slideshows has multiple Page templates and of course gives you the option to choose from 4 Fantastic skins.

Newscast 4 in 1 - WordPress Magazine and Blog

49. Avenue – A WordPress Magazine Theme

Avenue is a magazine theme and is suitable for almost any niche. The theme comes with an inbuilt review system and 3 post formats (videos, audio & galleries).

Avenue - A WordPress Magazine Theme

50. DK For Photography Creative Portfolio

DK is the Premium Photography, Portfolio, Personal website Template built with latest WordPress features. Custom Post Type, Unlimited Colors and Image Uploader etc.

DK For Photography Creative Portfolio