What is a blog anyway? Blog is short for weblog as the Internet diary.
Besides being used for entertainment, blogs are great communication tools that connect Internet users, teams or business people. They help small groups to communicate in an easier way than by email or discussion forums. In other words, blog allows to be present on the network of all networks without any restrictions. Anyone can build own website and create content whatever he wants and in the way he wants.
Blogs can be written by anyone. Among the better-known bloggers that should be singled out are Prime Minister of Australia John Howard, then the founder of the largest Internet auction site eBay Pierre Omidyar, the popular British chef Jamie Oliver, and the head of the Tokyo CNN’s Rebecca Mackinnon. The respected British newspaper The Guardian awarded its annual award for best British blogs. The most remote and certainly the highest location of weblog is the highest mountain in the world – Mt. Everest, where Lorenzo Gariano wrote each stage of his journey via a satellite phone which is broadcasted by live audio signal on a British website Knowledge Media Institute.
Many blogs are personal character where the owners are writing about the events of his own life. They consist of links to other websites or comments on events in the world. Some simply write about what they are currently in mind. Others use them for fun or for work, and some for both. Many global companies and educational institutions have recognized the blogs as an excellent way of communicating between employees to share ideas and knowledge.
If you planning to start writing a blog or you want to redesign your existing one, here are some great examples of awesome WordPress blog templates for bloggers:
Loma the Ultimate WP blog theme for WordPress is a Responsive, retina ready and easy to use WordPress theme. comes with 4 different styles and unlimited customization possibilities helping you in creating a personal blog that unique and beautiful. Loma, is sweet yet powerful, making it the best paid blog theme 2015. Preview & Download here.
Allow your content to shine with Florence, a classically crisp blog theme. Featuring both sidebar & full-width layouts, a variety of post layout options, and numerous sidebar & footer widgets, Florence excels at exhibiting your work in an airy and cohesive presentation. Crafted on a foundation of solid coding and bolstered with plentiful color, background, and general theme options. Preview & Download here.
Take advantage of Hemlock’s clean aesthetic and straightforward functionality to ensure your blog stands apart from the rest in modern sophistication. Aiming to reduce distracting clutter, we’ve trimmed away peripheral elements and lovingly crafted a sleek one-column theme ideal for creative bloggers of any field. Preview & Download here.
Perfect & attractive solution for such a kind of sites: Personal diary. Personal project e.g. life story, or personal success story. Travel blog. Review site for super niche. Affiliate site for super niche. Personal shop. Preview & Download here.
Powerful WP Theme designed in a clean style.Very easy to use with built-in theme, page and post options. Let your readers focus on the content without distractions thanks to a clean and beautiful Single Post display. It can be used as a personal blog, portfolio, journal, article, news websites. This theme was developed with “Bad Weather Framework” with clean and well documented code. Preview & Download here.
BuzzBlog is a simple, clean, personal, modern and professional blog ideal for spreading stories. It’s totally responsive so it adapts to your style as well as the device it’s viewed on. It’s loaded with great features: unlimited styles support with 11 predefined css styles, header styler, widget manager, 15 custom page templates, built in categorized image gallery with 2, 3, 4, 5 columns and integrated lightbox, 8 custom widgets, 60+ shortcodes, features 9 post formats: Standard, Aside, Gallery Slideshow, Gallery Grid, Link, Image, Quote, Audio, Video, powerful theme options panel and more. Preview & Download here.
Sabana is responsive WordPress theme with minimalist, clean, elegant and modern design. Supporting 5 post formats including Standard, Image, Gallery, Audio, and Video which give you easiness in displaying your content with various formats. Featuring four header layouts, two content layouts, useful custom widgets, and easy & user-friendly theme options panel which make your work easier and bring the beauty on your blog. Preview & Download here.
Throne is a professional WordPress blog/magazine theme. Perfect choice for your personal blog, niche blog, corporate blog, marketing blog, authority blog or any type of creative blog or simple magazine. It is highly customizable so it can match your personal taste and be quickly converted into a multi-purpose theme as well. Made with modern responsive design, awesome typography and focus on readability. Also, Throne theme is developed with SEO in mind, as well as for fast page loading and security. Preview & Download here.
Bokeh is an elegant and clean WordPress theme with a onepage version. It’s a great choice for your next website project. The onepage version is powered by Ajax which loads inner pages smoothly with a 3d rotating navigation menu. With its glassy look in both dark and light versions, it’s suitable for any blog, portfolioand photography WordPress websites. Also the light version looks great as abusiness website. Preview & Download here.
InkStory is a Personal, News, Blog WordPress Theme with many features: easy to usePost/Page composer (Visual Composer with our custom shortcodes), on-click Theme Options, responsive design, multiple post types and much more. It contains a post template with many settable features: columns, filter, sidebar, categories, .. Theme iseasy to build and use. It is also SEO friendly. Preview & Download here.
Theme Pluto is a perfect theme for casual bloggers. It can be used for a cooking website, family blog, technology blog, personal blog or any other kind of blog which is simple to setup and use. Unique features like qr code scanner and reading mode will make your site to stand out. It also has multiple pagination options including popular infinite scroll. Embedding YouTube or Vimeo videos is super easy, image gallery, quotes, self hosted audio files or soundCloud links are supported by this gorgeous theme. Preview & Download here.
A grid-based, layout-shuffling, finger licking theme with support for all sorts of content – it’s responsive to boot. Show off galleries, quotes, links, video, audio, or good old standard posts. With three different home page templates, you’re sure to find a look to suit your blogging needs. Preview & Download here.
FEATURES: Responsive. Off-Canvas navigation. Unlimited colors. Schema.org. SEO friendly. System fonts and Google fonts. Mega Menu and Columns Menu. Page Composer with variety of sections (WordPress Editor. Title. Posts Slider with options. Posts Carousel with options. Featured Posts. Latest By Category. Latest By Posts Formats. Latest Reviews. Latest Posts with options to select a layout ( Masonry, Grid, List or Classic ) and add a banner between posts. Full Width Image. Image Ad. Code Generated Ad). Different Homepage Variations. Different Categories Layouts. Post Options. Multiple Ad placeholders. Authors Page with author info. Full WPML support. Support for RTL languages. Child Theme. Preview & Download here.