The table below provides an overview of some of the most popular WordPress theme authors. Information such as the number of themes on offer, price ranges and membership plans has been provided to assist you when making a decision to purchase a new theme.

Clicking an author’s logo will take you to a page providing additional background information on the specific author. Clicking the “Link” button on the right will redirect you straight to the author’s page where you can purchase the theme.

 

Author Origin No. of Themes Responsive Themes Price Range Membership Plans Link
Allure ThemesMore 6 6 $99 – $159 Allure Combo Pack, $197: Access to all 17 Allure Themes, 1 year of support and updates. Includes Allure Foundation, Mobile Plugin and ContactBuddy, as well as a Multi-Use License. Allure Themes
App ThemesMore 6 6 $99 – $159 Standard, $249: Access to all themes, a lifetime license with unlimited usage, and 12 months support and updates.
Developer, $349: Features of the Club Standard plan, with the addition of Photoshop (PSD) files.
App Themes
Authentic ThemesMore 28 28 $40 Standard, $40 a year: Access to all themes, updates and knowledge base. Under GPL 2.0 license.
Developer, $80 a year: Features of the Standard plan, with the addition of advanced guides and tutorials and access to all resources.
Lifetime Developer, $250: Features of Standard and Developer, for a one off payment of $250.
Authentic Themes
AWESEMMore 7 3 $40 – $50 AWESEM Themes sell exclusively through the ThemeForest marketplace, who do not provide membership plans AWESEM Themes
Creative MarketMore 718 589 $8 – $129 Premium membership for themes is not provided by Creative Market, as they only sell products individually Creative Market
cssigniterMore 55 34 $39 Standard, $49 a year: Access to all themes, new releases, updates and support. License allows for unlimited use.
Developer, $79 a year: Features of Standard plan, with access to HTML versions and PSD files.
CSS Igniter
CyberchimpsMore 16 16 $19.99 – $229.99 Premium membership is not provided by CyberChimps, though they do offer a bundle of all of their responsive themes for $229.99 Cyberchimps
Elegant ThemesMore 87 21 $39 – $249 Personal, $69: Access to all themes, updates and support.
Developer, $89: Features of the Personal plan, with access to all plug-ins and Photoshop (PSD) files.
Lifetime Access, $249: Features of Personal and Developer, for a one off payment of $249.
Elegant Themes
Engine ThemesMore 9 9 $49 – $129 Premium membership for themes is not provided by EngineThemes, as they only sell products individually or via different package plans. Engine Themes
FanteroMore 51 17 $5 – $60 Fantero provide a free member’s area, but only offer themes for individual purchase. Fantero
Femme Themes
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2 1 $49 FemmeThemes are part of Creative Market, and therefore don’t offer separate membership plans. Femme Themes
GenesisMore 1 1 $60 Pro Plus Package, $399.95: Access to all current themes and future releases, including support and updates. Genesis
Graph Paper PressMore 49 31 $79 – $299 Free: 13 themes and 14 plug-ins completely free of charge.
Single, $79: Features of the Free plan, with the addition of updates, tutorials and professional support.
Forever, $299: Features of the Single and Free plans, with access to all themes and future releases or updates. Lifetime access and discounted prices.
Graph Paper Press
Headway ThemesMore 1 1 $50 – $199 Personal, $59 a year: Access to Headway’s Drag-and-Drop theme, with support and updates for 1 year.
Business, $99 a year: Support and updates for 3 sites, and 1 official template.
Developer, $199 a year: Support and updates for unlimited sites, access to all official templates, and access to the Community Builder Block ($47 Value).
Headway Themes
iThemesMore 139 34 $80 All-Access Theme Pass, $197 a year: Access to all frameworks, 200+ themes, professional support and webinar training for one year, and a multiple-use license. iThemes
Lean Themes
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3 2 $59 Lean Themes sind ein relativ neuer Theme portfolio und im Moment können nur einzelne Themes gekauft werden. Lean Themes
Mint Themes
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12 3 $79 Entwickler-Bundle, $ 169: Enthält alle Themes und zukünftigen Themes, sowie Updates und Support für 1 Jahr. Mint Themes
Mojo MarketplaceMore 370 370 $12 – $59 Mojo Marketplace offer a wide range of digital goods, and therefore don’t provide specific membership for just themes. Mojo Marketplace
Mojo ThemesMore 700 483 $6 – $59 Mojo-Themes offer a free membership area, but this doesn’t provide any financial incentives to subscribe. Mojo Themes
OboxMore 33 19 $79 Standard, $79: Access to themes settings panel, automatic updates, prioritised support and 1 extra theme.
Developers, $139: Features of the Standard plan, with the addition of layered Photoshop (PSD) files, and a mobile and social plug-in for free, and 2 extra themes.
Membership, $159 initial sign-up then $19 a month: Features of the Standard and Developers plans, but with access to the entiure theme collection, as well as any future releases or updates.
Obox
Organic ThemesMore 24 22 $69 Developer Pack, $249: Access to all 24 themes, support is available for $69/year. Organic Themes
PageLinesMore 1 1 $5 – $60 Personal, $8 a month: Single use license, access to pro editing tools, libraries and sections, and priority support.
Business, $16 a month: Features of the Personal plan, but with a license for use on up to 6 websites.
Developer, $24 a month: Features of the Business and Personal plans, but with an unlimited license and access to pro libraries and effects.
PageLines
Premium PressMore 11 11 $79 Premium Press have a free membership area, but no premium plans are available to subscribe to. Premium Press
Press75More 17 12 $75 – $275 The Essentials, $15 a year: Unlimited license, with access to all themes, updates, documentation, tutorials and support.
The Unlimited, $275: Features of the Essentials plan, but for a one off payment of $275 for lifetime membership.
Press75
Startbox
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11 0 $100 1 Year, $100: Access to all themes, which includes PSD’s and unrivalled support for 1 year.
Lifetime, $150: Identical to the yearly plan, but for a one time fee for lifetime membership.
Startbox
Studio PressMore 51 40 $100 Pro Plus Package, $399.95: Access to all current themes and future releases, including support and updates. Studio Press
Template MonsterMore 2001 538 $35 – $75 Template Monster is a marketplace for numerous products other than WordPress themes, and therefore do not offer membership plans. Template Monster
TemplaticMore 63 22 $99 Premium Themes Club, $299 initial sign-up then $19 a month: Access to all 60+ themes and future releases with an unlimited license. Includes Photoshop (PSD) files, guaranteed support, and access to updates/upgrades. Templatic
Theme ForestMore 3882 49 $25 – $60 ThemeForest is part of the Envato marketplace, where membership plans aren’t provided. Theme Forest
Theme ForestMore 27 27 $37 Membership Plans: Users can get 100% unlimited access to all 27 themes for $59 per year. ThemeIsle
Theme TrustMore 21 13 $49 Buy One Get One Free: Enter the coupon code “1free” at checkout to get 2 themes for the price of 1. Theme Trust
Themes KingdomMore 42 23 $35 – $55 1 Year, $129: Access to all 24 themes including 12 upcoming themes, 1 year of support and updates, free Photoshop (PSD) files and optional set up and installation of WordPress and/or theme free of charge.
Lifetime, $329: Features the yearly plan, but for lifetime membership for a one time fee.
Themes Kingdom
Themes TownMore 184 82 $55 Premium Membership, $55: Access to all themes, plug-ins and updates. Money-back guarantee if unsatisfied. Themes Town
ThemifyMore 41 30 $39 – $59 Standard Club, $69: Access to all current and upcoming themes with an unlimited license, 1 year of support and theme updates. 30-day money back guarantee
Developer Club, $89: Features of the Standard Club, with the addition of Photoshop (PSD) files.
Themify
ThemezillaMore 24 8 $59 1 Year, $199: Access to all 24 themes, with 1 year of premium support and updates. Includes access to new theme releases.
Forever, $399: Identical to the yearly plan, but for a one time fee for lifetime membership.
ThemeZilla
WooThemesMore 57 31 $99 – $399 All Themes Package, $399: Access to all current themes, 1 year of updates and support, Photoshop (PSD) files and an unlimited use license. Woo Themes
WP EdenMore 48 20 $22 – $90 WP Eden is a marketplace for a range of digital goods, and therefore don’t provide membership plans for theme purchases alone. WP Eden
WPZoomMore 53 32 $75 – $125 Single License, $75: Includes 2-for-1 themes, updates and support for 1 year, and an unlimited use license.
Extended License, $125: Features of the Single License, with the addition of Photoshop (PSD) files.
Membership, $19 a month: Features of Single and Extended Licenses, with access to all themes and one newly released theme each month.
WPZoom
Yoast
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4 4 $59 1 Site License: Includes a licence to use 1 theme on 1 website, 1 year of updates and support, and a set of 8 standard widgets.
5 Site License: Identical to the 1 site license, but for 5 websites.
20 Site License: Identical to the 1 site license, but for 20 websites.
Yoast

Last updated: 18/02/2014.

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