When a client approaches you with big ideas for a new WordPress website, it’s easy to get swept up in the exciting vision they have. Or in the latest WordPress theme they want to adopt. Or the trendiest conversion-generating plugin they heard about.
One of the benefits of working with the WordPress content management system is that you can turn any vision you have into an engaging website.
That said, does “engaging” mean building a website that’s overloaded with images, content, animations, and more?
Of course not!
In the following post, we’re going to take a look at some of the best simple WordPress themes. Don’t worry. I’ve made sure they check off all the other criteria you look for in a quality WordPress theme. These, however, prioritize simplicity and ease of use above all things.
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Why Simple Is Best in WordPress Web Design
Your job in building a WordPress website is to create an engaging and memorable experience for visitors. But, sometimes, the simplest experience is all you really need to get the job done.
Why risk potentially overwhelming visitors with anything other than that?
That said, simple WordPress themes aren’t just “simple” because they’re basic in design. There are a number of ways to evaluate the simplicity of a WordPress theme, so keep these points in mind as you set about choosing one for your website:
When someone describes a WordPress theme as simple, it’s typically because of the minimalism of the design…