5 Free Thesis Alternatives for Beginners


So, coming to self hosted WordPress is actually a decision to be proud of. But, do you need to use a premium theme as soon as you start Blogging. My answer would be to wait and try some free themes. Just becuase you will have an idea of what kind of theme to purchase and use later in the future. Here are some themes that you can use as free thesis alternative for your blog.

While, I’m also a newbie. I would suggest all those new bloggers to try out some free thesis alternative and actually think about what kind of theme should they buy.

Thesis is one of the best themes ever released and used. The thesis theme have almost all the features that can take you days to enhance. But, what if you don’t have that much of money and want to know how does it feels and some of the looks of the thesis theme. We have an idea, why don’t you try these non-paid but still OK themes on your start-up blog. So, here we go. You can enhance these themes whenever you like by the CSS. But, as we all know, you will be later provided with a page with options to edit the theme if you like.

1. Swift theme

Swift Themes

Swift theme is a magazine style theme and very much useful. It already have a pre-embedded slider which allows you to show posts, as a slideshow. Earlier published on this blog, a post tells you about the premium swift theme. But, there is also a free one.

[Download Swift Theme]

2.Niche WP


This theme is launched by a tech Blog Niche Wp. It is the fastest of all themes and loads your blog pretty fast, but you still need to capture the eyes of other by some modifications to the theme. For example, you can change the hover colors and the

[Download NicheWP Theme]



The Techmaish theme was also launched by a personal blog and have a great look just like you can see in the Thesis themes. You don’t need to enhance it more as it is already very modified.

[Download Techmaish theme]

4.Mantra theme

Mantra theme

The mantra theme is the best of these all with a pre-provided menu to change the settings of the theme. You don’t have to touch the CSS in this theme as it provides with it’s own menu to do that.

[Download Mantra Theme]

5.Techpad theme

Techpad theme

The theme is very good looking and allows you to display your niche correctly among others. One of the chief features of this theme is that it is free and still very useful.

[Download Techpad theme].

I don’t say that these themes are the best. But, hey! they don’t cost you a penny. And as our elders tell us to have some experience about what we are going to buy. We would tell you to try them a bit, then getting some experience from these thesis alternatives, you will have the idea of which one to buy. And an experience about needs, more than just looks.

Please leave a comment of which one would you use if you were a newbie. Thanks for reading and keep coming 🙂

This article is written by Aman Singh. He is a blogger, loves to read and addicted to write. He currently blogs at blogogeek. If you wish to write for us, kindly check this.

25+ Free Awesome Thesis Skins That Don’t Suck

The Thesis WordPress Theme is the ultimate tool for building websites.

Earlier HellBound Bloggers was also powered by Thesis theme but, currently using a custom theme.

You can also design and customize Thesis theme by apply different skins. If you can spend some money, you can also try some premium Thesis skins. In this article I provided the best available free Thesis skins for the terrific Thesis WordPress Theme and Framework.

Related :

  • How To Install Thesis Skins [Tutorial]

1. Thesis Skin Words :


2. Minimal Skin :


3. Simplicity – Minimal Skin :


4. Cappuccino :


5. Thesis Bold :


6. Historic Theme :


7. Network News :


8. Mini Thesis :


9. Exhibit :


10. Affiliate Thesis Skin :


11. Bright Idea :


12. Simple Orange :


13. Ready Pro :


14. Neo classical :


15. Thesis Bare :


16. Fresh Company :


17. Straight Shooter :


18. Simple Life :


19. Thesis Sharp :


20. Bishop Photo Blog :


21. Min – Thesis :


22. Looks Good Naked Thesis :


23. Reputation :


24. Tweetish :


25. Dissertation :


26. By The Sea :


If you don’t own a Thesis Theme, don’t wait! Grab a copy of Thesis theme now!

Do you know any other free Thesis Skin? Please share it here!

Thesis 1.7 WordPress Theme Arrived!

HellBound Bloggers got revamped last month and we really experienced good bounce rate and stuffs after switching to WordPress SEO King theme, Thesis.

Right now HBB is using Thesis 1.6 and we will be upgrading to the latest version Thesis 1.7 very soon.

Thesis is famous for its SEO and customizations. If you are going to revamp or change your blog’s theme, then Thesis should be your choice.

You can also install various skins on Thesis theme to add more attractive stuffs. Thesis 1.7 is believed to be more detailed than previous versions. The list of changes is endless.

For Thesis Users : Two Great Premium Thesis Skins

Below I mentioned some of the new features available in the latest version of Thesis!

Thesis 1.7New Features in Thesis 1.7 :

1. Much Better SEO control

2. Completely reorganized options pages

3. Increased efficiency from every angle

4. Include a slew of JavaScript libraries!

5. New home page controls

6. Flexible new comment system

7. Easy 301 redirects for affiliates!

8. Dramatically improved code quality

And much more…

If you are eagerly waiting for a good and SEO WordPress theme, then you can tryThesis theme for your WordPress blog.

So which theme you are using for your blog? 😉

Don’t wait! Grab a copy of Thesis theme now!

How To Install Thesis Skins [Tutorial]

Thesis Skins InstallUndoubtedly, Thesis theme is one of the most powerful WordPress themes released till now.

Thesis theme is unbelievably fully customizable.

You can make it look however you want and boast the strongest SEO of any theme.

There are lot of premium thesis skins and free thesis skins available on the net. You can download and easily implement them.

Please take backups of your Thesis theme before implementing this tutorial. Highly recommended for the sake of your blog.

How To Install Thesis Skins?

1. First download and install Thesis Import/Export WordPress plugin.

With this plugin, you can download individual data files for Thesis Options, Design Options, and all OpenHook content.

After downloading, upload the plugin to /wp-content/plugins/ directory through FTP or upload using the Dashboard directly.

Now, activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

2. Now you need to upload the Thesis skin files to your Thesis custom folder. Use FTP Client for this. FileZilla Recommended!

Alternatives [FTP Clients] : 4 FTP Services: Heavy Lifting Simplified

3. Use the Thesis Import / Export plugin to automatically set all the correct Thesis options!

It is also possible to edit the color pattern and make changes to them.

HellBound Bloggers Gets A Thesis Makeover

Changes are unavoidable. This applies to everyone, even a blog too. So I forced myself to change in order to make a better blog in terms of design and optimization.

Proud to say that HellBound Bloggers is smartly designed with Thesis theme (Current version 1.6) and Blogussion skin.

Earlier I used StudioPress Church theme and I was satisfied with it, but it gave me a bad bounce rate and poor loading speed.

I’m waiting for your reactions and opinions on this new design. Cheers!

If you are also facing these problems, better switch or try these tips :

1. 30+ Tips To Reduce Your Site’s Bounce Rate
2. 20+ Tips To Improve And Increase Your Blog’s Loading Speed

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