The choice is not as daunting as it might seem. The ability to keep in mind what the blog is trying to get across is paramount in selecting a theme. This is important, and can showcase the effectiveness of themes in regard to blog content, and layout.
The next thing to keep in mind is what the budget is for creating the blog because if you aren’t going with free then you will need to consider domain names and hosting costs.
Be mindful of the time it will take for research and development, as well as the cost. Many themes come with support or without support, and this should be considered when selecting a theme. When it comes to cost keep in mind the themes ability to be used again and again this will lend itself to versatility and functionality.
A very important decision to make for a blog is what it will look like. With WordPress there is a vast array of choices for the theme of a blog to take on.
Some things to consider when choosing a theme
- Theme cost
- Theme versatility
- Theme supported/unsupported
- Theme functionality
- Theme layout
- Theme effectiveness
These links have the information that this article was influenced by, and how I came to the conclusions about how to choose the right WordPress theme.
- Things to consider when selecting a WordPress theme in general.
- Things to consider when selecting a supported WordPress theme.