Which Themes Work Best with Elementor?
With the release of Elementor Theme Builder, you can work with any theme and design its header, footer, single posts, and archive page.
If you are a developer or marketer and are looking for the fastest theme, download our completely free barebone theme (notice that this theme is for Elementor Pro users ONLY) https://github.com/pojome/elementor-hello-theme. It works really fast (loads under 1 second) and with the Theme Builder, you can customize it however way you want.
Elementor works well with all the themes which respect the coding standards of WordPress, but here is a list of themes which are managed by developers who care about the compatibility with Elementor:
Free & Premium Themes
Phlox - A free and compatible theme with Elementor. Phlox comes with 25+ new fresh and beautiful demos. Highly customizable Multi-Purpose theme which covers all types of websites (e.g. Shop, Blog, News, Agency, personal and more).
Astra Theme - A fast, elegant & customizable theme that is customizer powered, SEO friendly and compatible with Elementor. The theme has over 50 pre-built and full Elementor-based websites, all installed with just one click.
GeneratePress - A great free theme. Fast, lightweight and well constructed. The premium version is also excellent.
OceanWP - A free Multi-Purpose WordPress perfect to create any kind of websites, fully customizable, fast, SEO friendly and perfectly compatible with Elementor.
Ashe - Personal and Multi-Author Free WordPress Blog Theme. Minimal, elegant & mobile friendly layout with WooCommerce shop (storefront) support will WOW and inspire your visitors. Well documented and very easy to use even for WordPress beginners. Works perfectly with Elementor.
Tesseract - A simple, easy to use and reliable theme. Integrates really well with Elementor.
Hestia - A modern, material design theme that comes with Elementor ready-made demo sites, a free template directory, and SEO optimized for speed.
Page Builder Framework - Page Builder Framework is a highly customizable, fast and lightweight WordPress theme, specifically created to work with Page Builders like Elementor.
Rife Free - A cool theme, which includes 20 websites and looks spectacular.
Twenty Sixteen - This free theme has over 1 million active installs, and is the official theme for 2016.
OsTende - A beautiful theme, made using Elementor, for theatre-related websites.
Bstone - A multi-purpose, flexible & free WordPress theme that is highly customizable and SEO friendly. It’s compatible with all the major WordPress plugins, including Elementor, with a range of hooks, filters and ready to import demos.
Gumbo - Gumbo is a modern WordPress theme built for Podcasters. Gumbo supports all major WordPress podcasting plugins and has tons of features that make podcasting much easier. The theme is fully compatible with Elementor and even includes custom Elementor elements and templates for you to use.
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