Gazette: A Free WordPress Magazine Theme from Automattic

Gazette is a new WordPress magazine theme from the folks at Automattic, designed by Thomas Guillot. Since the majority of themes produced for are well-suited to single author blogs, Gazette’s fine-tuned focus on digital publications is a welcome addition to the collection. Magazine themes are generally few and far (more…)

Do Themes Need a Changelog?

Over the weekend, Theme Review Team member Jose Castaneda posted a proposal to add change logs to themes hosted on The discussion has been on the table for years, but renewed interest in change logs is surfacing for the upcoming 4.3 and 4.4 release cycles. Adding changelogs to themes (more…)

Gridsby: A Beautiful Free WordPress Theme for Photographers

When ModernThemes launched its site with a dozen free WordPress themes last year, founders Robbie Grabowski and Mike Driscoll committed to getting all of their themes listed on following positive feedback from the community. At that time many of their themes had issues that would preclude them from being (more…)