When you decide to take the leap into entrepreneurship and start your membership business, finding a WordPress theme that best suits your membership site can feel like a huge task.
After all, membership sites have many needs, so it's important that your WordPress theme measures up.
But which is the best theme? In this post, we've put together an overview of five of the best WordPress themes for your membership site.
There are hundreds of great themes out there to choose from, but this short list should help as you get started on your quest.
Themify Ultra is an all-purpose theme that can be used to create just about any website you can imagine — even if you don't have a lot of coding knowledge and aren't design-savvy.
This theme even comes with a page builder that allows you to create and edit your pages. And if you need something to spark your creativity, Themify Ultra also comes with a number of pre-made designs you can easily install and use.
Themify Ultra is e-commerce ready and comes with all kinds of powerful features, widgets, and integrations that work well with membership plugins like MemberPress.
Interested in trying out Themify Ultra? Packages start at $59.
The next theme we recommend for your membership website is Spencer. Spencer is a clean, simple, and flexible theme that will allow you to create a stellar membership site with ease.
The theme includes a host of layouts, widgets, and customizations. And it allows you to create custom forms, calls to action, and more.
Lifetime use of Spencer starts at $49.
Composition is another great plugin you can use to build your membership site. This theme is excellent for selling photos, prints, and more with a subscription model.
Composition has great templates you can use to create your site's posts and pages. The theme also has a simple drag and drop feature that allows you to custom build your site using any of its many widgets.
The basic plan for Composition is $99 per year.
If you're looking to build a membership site that includes a directory or listing, then Listable is for you.
Listable includes full integration with popular builder plugins like Beaver Builder as well as form builders for customization.
Listable can be purchased at Envato Market for $85.
Next on our list is Public Opinion, a magazine-style WordPress theme from CSSIgniter.
Public Opinion is a clean and elegant theme that can be easily customized and altered, even if you aren't a professional web designer. This theme works well with visual builder Elementor, meaning it gives you access to drag and drop capabilities and page templates you can use to create your site pages.
Another cool thing about this theme is that it allows you to monetize your site with Google AdSense ads. It also integrates with plugins like Divi, Yoast, and more.
Public Opinion does have a Lite version, but lifetime use of the theme starts at $49.
When looking around for a theme to create your membership site, it's always a good idea to shop around. We hope this post will help you find a great theme for your online business, or at least help you get started.
Did your favorite theme make the list? Let's talk about it in the comments!
May 31, 2019
Divi is another great theme, and they've actually put together some great tutorials on using MemberPress with Divi. https://www.elegantthemes.com/blog/divi-resources/how-to-build-a-membership-site-with-divi-part-1 https://www.elegantthemes.com/blog/divi-resources/how-to-build-a-membership-site-with-divi-part-2