Our Top 50 New WordPress Themes of 2014

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Currently on ThemeForest there are over 4,800 WordPress themes, with over 1,800 new themes added in the past year alone. One-thousand-eight-hundred! That is a colossal number of high-quality themes. And out of that 1,800 themes there have been 50 stand-outs that have out-sold all the rest. It’s those 50 themes that we’re going to take a look at today.

The 50 new themes below prove that you don’t need to be a developer or designer to create an amazing site. They will all allow you to easily build any type of site (ecommerce, blog, personal portfolio, business/corporate, landing page, community-driven site…) very quickly, and professionally, without the need for any technical skills. Of course, if you do have any HTML, CSS, JS or PHP knowledge, then these themes would also be the perfect foundation for building your next project upon.

With these themes all you have to do is let your creativity go wild and build the site you always wanted.

Our Top 50 New WordPress Themes of 2014

1. Bridge by QODE (12,600+ Sales)PreviewDetails

With over 12,600 sales, Bridge is by far and away (more than double the second placed theme!) the most popular WordPress theme that was released on ThemeForest in 2014. Congratulations to the QODE team!

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

Bridge is a retina-ready multi-purpose WordPress theme that has been built on top of a powerful and flexible framework that will allow you to create any type of site very quickly.

You can import pages and settings from any one of the 54 (fifty-four!) example demo sites the theme has available, and with just a single click and you can be working on your new homepage within minutes.

If you choose not to use any of the demo content (why would you not?), you can create a completely unique layout by using the unlimited combinations of easy-to-use shortcodes and quickly create any type of page you like.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

Bridge is really not just a WordPress theme, ‘it’s a collection of amazing examples with tons of features.’

2. BeTheme by Muffin Group (5,200+ Sales)PreviewDetails

BeTheme is a multi-purpose theme that will allow you to quickly create any type of site quickly, by importing the data from any of the 66 (yes, sixty-six!) varied and pre-built demos they have avaliable!

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

3. SmartMag by ThemeSphere (5,200+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Suitable for magazines, newspapers, review sites, or blogs, the popular SmartMag is a modern and clean WordPress theme suitable for magazines, newspapers, review sites, or blogs.

You can easily create a unique homepage, and make your internal content more appealing, by using a combination of the 11 page-builder widgets and 6 block styles that the theme comes pre-packaged with.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

4. Elision by QODE (4,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Elision is a retina-ready multi-purpose WordPress theme that can be used for most site types. It comes packaged with four fluid AJAX animated page transitions for a creative and seamless experience, or you can easily turn that off, to have a classic browsing experience.

It also comes with many useful and unique interactive elements, like counters, pie charts, graphs, horizontal progress bars, icon progress bars, and much more.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Elision

5. Story by Pexeto (4,200+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Story is a multi-purpose theme that can be used for any type of website, such as creative portfolios, photography galleries, product showcases and corporate & business sites.

Story Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

6. Impreza by UpSolution (4,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Impreza comes with 10 predefined color styles, but you can go beyond them – adjust one of predefined or create your very own color style! Every color on the page can be changed.

Impreza Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

7. WPLMS by VibeThemes (4,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

WPLMS is a Learning Management System for WordPress. It is an e-learning theme for course management, instructor and student management, and can also be used to create and sell your courses online.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

8. RT-Theme 18 by stmcan (3,800+ Sales)PreviewDetails

RT-Theme 18 is a WordPress theme that can be used for corporate & business sites, product catalogs or even portfolio sites. The themes product and portfolio tools will allow you to create unique page layouts for specific niche sites, such as tour itineraries, car rental services, real estate agencies, hotel presentations, and much more.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

9. Patti by DeliciousThemes (3,300+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Patti is a modern and elegant one-page WordPress theme, and is suitable for both creatives and businesses. Every single detail of this theme has been carefully designed and crafted in order to create a seamless and wonderful user experience.

Patti Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

10. Stockholm by Select-Themes (3,300+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Stockholm is a gorgeous and clean multi-purpose theme that comes packaged with 20 varied and optional homepage layouts. It can be used for anything, from a portfolio site, a feature-rich ecommerce site, a product landing page, or even a business or corporate site.

Stockholm Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

11. KLEO by SeventhQueen (3,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

KLEO is a multi-purpose theme with both Buddypress and bbPress integration. There are multiple demos available that will allow you to create a community site/forum, an e-learning landing page/site, a personal portfolio, a stylish Woocommerce store, a creative agency site, and much more.

KLEO Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

12. Blaszok by mpc (2,900+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Blaszok is a beautiful, easy to use and fully customizable theme that’s suited for almost any type of site. It also comes with support for WPML, a multilingual plugin that translates your sites content into any language.

Blaszok Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

13. Vellum by Parallelus (2,800+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Vellum has a unique structure that lets you create any design, layout or style, all from a single theme. No matter the type of site you need, for business, ecommerce, travel, real estate, photography, music, one-page, or even a wedding, this theme does it all.

Vellum Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

14. BuzzBlog by Hercules Design (2,700+ Sales)PreviewDetails

BuzzBlog is a clean, modern and professional blogging theme. It’s pre-loaded with many great features, such as 11 predefined CSS styles and 15 custom page templates.

BuzzBlog Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

15. Hazel by Select-Themes (2,600+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Hazel is a clean and creative multi-purpose WordPress theme that’s ideal for creative use. It’s a highly customizable theme with unlimited combinations of header layouts, title area layouts, mega-menus, side menus and also tons of shortcodes.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Hazel

16. Newave by ClaPat (2,500+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Newave is the perfect all-in-one-page parallax scrolling WordPress theme for corporate sites, agencies, photographers or general business.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Newave

17. Hemlock by SoloPine (2,500+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Hemlock is a sleek sophsticated one-column theme ideal for creative bloggers of any field. It comes with a clean aesthetic and straightforward functionality to ensure that your blog stands apart from the rest.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Hemlock

18. Border by PixelGrade (2,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Border has been built with the professional photographer and their needs as the main focal point. It comes with an intuitive designed interface, carefully crafted to ease the way to showcase your unforgettable photos.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Border

19. NativeChurch by Imi Themes (2,300+ Sales)PreviewDetails

NativeChurch is a multi-purpose theme that has been designed and developed for churches, charities and non-profit websites. It can also be used as a portfolio or corporate website as well.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 NativeChurch

20. Rosa by Pixelgrade (2,200+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Rosa is a parallax scrolling theme that tells a story in a dynamic, narrative and enjoyable way, making it perfect for restaurants, bakeries, bars or coffee shops.

Rosa Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

21. The Ken 3.0 by Artbees (2,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

The third version of The Ken comes with a vast array of improvements, user requested features and additions, new header & EdgeSlider styles, multiple hover scenarios, shortcodes, page intros and much more.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 The Ken

22. Lobo by VanKarWai (2,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Lobo is a portfolio theme for creative agencies and freelancers. This theme is modular, meaning that your content and layouts will be created using a custom module builder that will allow you to ‘compose’ and create your own pages quickly.

Lobo Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

23. Church and Events by Vamtam (2,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

The Church and Events theme has been primarily built with churches and events in mind, but it can also be suitable for any kind of website. It also comes packaged with 23 meticulously-scripted and professionally-produced HD video tutorials for beginners.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Church and Events

24. Mr. Tailor by Getbowtied (2,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Mr. Tailor is a clean, modern and flexible multi-purpose WordPress Theme that can be used to build an ecommerce store, blog, or corporate site in minutes.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Mr. Tailor

25. Brandon by Muffin Group (2,100+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Brandon is a modern multi-purpose theme for businesses. With the themes ‘Muffin Builder’, you can create any page you want without any knowledge of HTML, PHP or CSS.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

26. SEO WP by Lumberman Designs (2,000+ Sales)PreviewDetails

SEO WP is a flexible theme that has been pre-loaded with content modules and custom pages specifically designed for marketing firms, agencies and freelancers to promote their SEO and Social Media Marketing services.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 SEO WP

27. True Mag by CactusThemes (1,800+ Sales)PreviewDetails

True Mag is an advanced solution for Video hosting websites.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 True Mag

28. Agile by LiveMesh (1,800+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Agile is a multi-purpose theme that was originally designed to be used for showcasing mobile apps, but is versatile enough that it can be used as a landing page, product showcase, or even as a personal portfolio.

Agile Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

29. Lush by IronTemplates (1,800+ Sales)PreviewDetails

If you’re a jazz master, punk rocker, soprano singer, piano player, band manager or even a webmaster, then the Lush WordPress theme has been made just for you. It’s a complete solution for anybody in the music industry.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Lush

30. Crush by Visual Kicks (1,800+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Crush is a super customizable, responsive and highly robust WordPress theme for freelancers, part time bloggers and creative agencies.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Crush

31. Camilla by ThemeVillage (1,700+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Camilla is a modern, minimal and horizontal scrolling canvas for displaying your photography portfolio.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

32. Presso by Envirra (1,700+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Presso is a clean and modern magazine theme built for blogs, editorial layouts, magazines or even as a personal website. It comes with child theme support. So just upload your child theme and customize your site without ever having to change the parent theme core files.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Presso

33. Jkreativ by Jeg Theme (1,700+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Jkreativ is a multi-purpose theme with many highly customizeable features. It come with a ton of styling option and features that will allow you to create a unique website in no time.

Jkreativ Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

34. Carpress by ProteusThemes (1,676+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Carpress is a WordPress theme for mechanic workshops, car repairs, handymen or any similar local business website. It is very easy to setup and use.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Carpress

35. LawBusiness by CMS Masters (1,600+ Sales)PreviewDetails

LawBusiness is the ideal solution for a private attorney website as well as for larger law office websites. It includes all the necessary functionality to present legal services online.

LawBusiness Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

36. WP Residence by Annapx (1,600+ Sales)PreviewDetails

WP Residence has been specifically designed for independent real estate agents and agencies. You can also allow users to submit their properties for free, for a fee, or based on a monthly subscription.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 WP Residence

37. Charity Hub by GoodLayers (1,500+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Charity Hub is a clean and feature-rich WordPress theme that has been built for charities, non-profit organizations, or as a fundraising website.

Charity Hub Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

38. Quantum by UmbrellaStudios (1,500+ Sales)PreviewDetails

The Quantum theme combines a minimal modern design with the right amount of features to help you create an outstanding portfolio in no time. It comes with six pre-built home or project pages which can be easily configured independently.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Quantum

39. Music Club by GoodLayers (1,500+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Music Club is a fantastic and versatile theme for any music-related site. It comes with a unique floating music player that sits neatly at the bottom of the page.

Music Club Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

40. Flawless by GoodLayers (1,500+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Flawless is a multi-purpose WordPress theme that includes everything you could possibly think of! With just few steps, you can have your site looking exactly like the demos. And there’s also a step by step video to show you how.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Flawless

41. RoyalEngine by 8theme (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

RoyalEngine is multi-purpose theme that can be used for any type of site (corporate, portfolio, blog, image or video gallery, video gallery, ecommerce…). With the themes sample data you can have your website look exactly like the many demos within 10 short minutes.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Royal

42. Haven by Bitfade (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Haven is a theme that features many stunning and subtle design elements. Designed to give your brand or service an air of esteem and confidence. This theme is perfect for personal and business use.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Haven

43. Florida by Webnus (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Florida is a retina-ready multi-purpose WordPress theme with a minimalist and elegant style, and a strong focus on putting your content first. You can easily create any page layout using the integrated Visual Composer and its flexible shortcodes.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Florida

44. GoodStore by Jaw Templates (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

GoodStore is a WooCommerce theme that comes with 19 different and completely customizable predefined ecommerce styles.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 GoodStore

45. Javo Directory by Javo Themes (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Built on top of Bootstrap, Javo is a directory and listings WordPress theme that comes packaged with four homepage variants and also advanced Google Maps support.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Javo Directory

46. Zoo by Webdingo (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Zoo is the ultimate single page parallax theme. Using the powerful animation shortcode generator, any element can be parallaxed with this theme. It’s perfect for corporate, agencies, freelancers or a small business.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014

47. Velocity by Damojo (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Velocity has coupled a traditional layout with modern design elements, such as a sticky header, parallax image/video backgrounds, full-width elements, and much more, to create a truly fantastic multi-purpose theme. It also includes seven pre-styled skins that can be installed with just one click.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Velocity

48. Nayma by QuadroIdeas (1,400+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Nayma is a stylish, multi-purpose and responsive WordPress theme suited for many different types of websites. Project showcasing, shopping sites, business websites, you name it, this theme will deliver it!

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Nayma

49. Multinews by Momizat (1,300+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Multinews is a theme that would be a great fit for a news or magazine site. It comes bundled with many unique features such as a random and popular post flipping slider, Ajax live search, author timelines, and also comes with integrated support for popular plugins like Woocommerce, bbPress, Ad Rotate, MailPoet Newsletters, Contact form 7, and many more.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Multinews

50. Oyster by mad_dog (1,300+ Sales)PreviewDetails

Oyster is a creative and modern WordPress theme built purely for showcasing your photography. It comes packaged with a huge variety of templates, with seemingly unlimited layout options, so that you can create the perfect platform for your photos.

Top 50 New WordPress Themes 2014 Oyster

Finshed!

Congratulations to everyone that made it into our top 50! Hopefully we will be including many of you in our Envato Power Elite Wall of Fame as well within the next few months!

  • tranmautritam

    Wow! Awsome list wpthemes 2014.
    Maybe need a list TOP PSD Template of 2014. 😀

  • Awesome list, very proud to be number 11, aiming for top 10 next year 🙂

  • gt3themes

    We are in 🙂 Oyster – top selling photo theme

  • Andy Wilkerson

    That’s exciting to see our Vellum theme making the list at #13!

  • Frank Verhorst

    RT-18 very nice theme to work with.

  • GrovePixels

    Congratulations to the QODE team! Bridge is pretty cool 🙂

  • Behzad G

    Great list, Please show list of Top HTML templates in 2014 🙂

  • I like Camilla the most and this is the most fascinating theme for making a shop and all the features are ajax based.

  • No worries, I’ve made the edit 🙂

  • hoyoyo

    How come “X” is not in the list with 35k+ sales?

    • All of the above themes have been released at some point throughout 2014. X was released last year, on the 22nd of November 2013. Sorry 🙁

    • hoyoyo

      Hahaha, no need to be sorry! I’m not involved in “X” making at any point, just love it 🙂
      Thanks for the clear reply anyways!

  • Great list, I might have to change my SimpleMag theme and pick a new one… 😀