We are over half way through 2012 so it’s about time we looked at what WordPress Theme designers have been up to.At the start of the year we published the very popular 25 Best Free WordPress Themes Of 2011 this time I have listed 30 free themes for WordPress from the first half of 2012. Unlike some comments seem to suggest none of the links to themes are affiliate links, indeed within the text of no post on this site will you find affiliate links ! Click the title of each theme to see the demo and download details.
Note – Some of these themes have free and paid versions so look for the free download link.
A dark color magazine template with drop menu, wide featured posts slider and many more features.
A bright three column theme with a simple design.
A very retro design with a paper hand drawn desktop design.Features include search, subscribe icons and text size controls.
A WordPress theme set up to be an online store.Home Page displays product thumbnails, built in checkout.
A magazine WordPress theme that comes in six colors, Blue, Black, Green, Maroon, Orange and Pastel.Social Ready, Slider Ready and two right sidebars.
This theme has been designed with an influence from Facebook.Though you don’t have to stick with the Facebook blue as you can change to four other colors.
This is a professional theme that has the look and feel of a premium theme.A bright design fitted with Featured posts section, social icons and latest tweets widget and 125×125 ads section.
A theme perfect for Photo blogs with a large image slider and posts on the home page displayed by a large thumbnail.On post pages we find a right sidebar with social and subscribe section and more.
This is a great theme for your online shop with posts working as product pages and shopping cart ready.
This is a very stylish theme that can be used as a portfolio, photo blog or even a personal blog.A drop menu, social icons and search bar can be found in the header.A huge featured posts slider sits above blocks of three posts on the home page.
A feature packed theme with two drop down menus, Multi tabbed section and latest tweets widget in the sidebar and three footer columns.
This is a minimalistic theme with a focus on content, would work well for portfolios.
This theme is perfect for Photography, Design and Portfolio sites.The entire background of the site acts as a slideshow with a separate design for blog pages.
This theme was created for charity sites with integrated PayPal among the features.
The Jezz theme comes available in 5 colors good for business, corporate, product catalogue, services or portfolio web sites.
This theme is a placeholder while you are designing your site or preparing to launch.
A simple theme for business or personal sites.
Baloons is a cute theme with a unique design.Great for personal blogs or diary’s.
Desire is another great portfolio website theme.The theme has a large slider, three call to action sections followed by two blocks of posts and three footer columns.
Stumblr is a beautiful two column theme with a right sidebar.Posts on the home page can be represented by a Image thumbnail or video.
A blog theme with food blogs in mind delicacy has a stylish design with drop down menu and featured posts slider.
A two column magazine theme with a left sidebar.
A great theme for new blogs and sites
This is an Ecommerce WordPress theme for business or store websites.
A bright fresh theme to design your photos and images.It has a left sidebar with blocks of thumbnails to display your images on the home page.
Another portfolio theme to display your images and designs.On the home page posts are displayed as thumbnails, post pages have a right sidebar.
As the name suggests this theme has a simple minimalist design.Bright and clear with the focus on content, this theme will suit your personal blogs.
A professional design theme for Tech Magazine Sites.
This is a great theme for Health, Nature and environment Blogs.The theme has three columns with a fixed width.