If you’re a photographer, you need to have your own website. Regardless of whether you’re a wedding photographer, landscape and nature photographer, travel photographer, or specialize in any other genre within the industry, your portfolio website will serve as the home to your online presence.
Even if you’re a part-time photographer or an amateur looking to grow and start making money with your work, having your own site is an important aspect of building a credible business.
Thankfully, having a great website is easier than ever. With a selection of outstanding WordPress themes available, there’s nothing stopping you from creating a professional website on a budget that just about everyone can afford.
Here we’ll take a look at the best WordPress themes for photographers. Some of them have been designed and developed especially for photography websites, while others are multi-purpose themes that have all of the features and functionality photographers need, and then some.
The Best WordPress Themes for Photographers
There are many WordPress themes that could be used to create a photography portfolio website or a photo blog. However, we’ve narrowed down the selection to showcase only the themes that we feel are the best options.
The 13 themes that you’ll find here are all more than capable of giving you an amazing website that can help take your business to the next level.
01. Thrive Theme Builder
Thrive Themes is a leading shop known for creating excellent WordPress themes and plugins. In the past, they offered a number of different themes. Recently, they’ve shifted their business model to focus on the Thrive Theme Builder, which gives you 100% control over the look and layout of your website. There’s really no need for all of their older themes anymore because Thrive Theme Builder allows you to create whatever you want, including a photography website or blog.
With the help of this visual builder, you’ll be able to create your fully customized website with no coding required. There’s no need to hire a developer to get a unique and custom site for your photography business.
Thrive Theme Builder comes with Shapeshift, a companion theme that allows you to get started faster. If you don’t want to create your own design and layout from scratch, you can start with Shapeshift and make customizations and changes as needed.
While you have full creative freedom over all sections of your site (including the header, footer, page body, post body, sidebar, archive pages, and more) you can also save time and create a beautiful website with the help of pre-designed blocks and page sections. These building blocks make it easy to create beautiful websites in no time. You’ll simply choose the sections and blocks you want to use and arrange them according to your needs.
If you want to sell digital photos or prints through your website, Thrive Theme Builder is compatible with WooCommerce,
This article was written by Marc Andre and originally published on WPKube.