10 Community WordPress Themes from ThemeForest That Will Help You Start Your Own Community Site

10 Community WordPress Themes from ThemeForest That Will Help You Start Your Own Community Site

convergence

Convergence is a nicely put together WordPress theme with the intent and focus on creating a community site.
This theme includes many popular features seen in today’s industry leading community sites.

Features :

  • Feedburner Integration
  • 2 Column Tabless (CSS Layout)
  • Sidebar Widget Ready
  • Gravatar ready
  • Valid CSS and XHTML
  • Browser compatibility: All Major Browsers
  • Related Posts
  • Popular Posts
  • Author Highlight
  • Flickr Showcase
  • Ad Management System
  • Social Linking (Digg, StumbleUpon, etc.)
  • And Much More…

Author : Maximus
Price : $25/Standard Single Use – $75/10 Project – $1,250/Web Services
Live Demo : Convergence
Source : ThemeForest

mywordpress

My WordPress is a professional WordPress theme with the intent and focus on creating a community site.
It is widget ready, print ready, page-navi ready, ad optimization ready, SEO friendly, smooth tabbing and dropdown using jquery, breadcumb integrated and many more!

Features :

  • 6 Colors
  • Feedburner Integration
  • Powerful Theme Option Page
  • User Link Feed Ready
  • Able to switch sidebar position by a single click
  • Auto image resizing
  • Flickr Showcase
  • Wp-navi and breadcrumb integrated
  • Ad Management System
  • Social Linking (Digg, StumbleUpon, etc.)
  • Modern footer display
  • Smooth tabbing system
  • SuperFish for dropdown menu ( Both pages and Categories )
  • Unique author and search result page
  • Unique threaded comment styling
  • Trackbacks and comment separated
  • 2 Column Tabless (CSS Layout)
  • Sidebar Widget Ready
  • Gravatar ready
  • Valid CSS and XHTML
  • Browser compatibility: All Major Browsers
  • Related Posts
  • Popular Posts
  • SEO Friendly
  • Print Ready
  • Many more!

Author : kailoon
Price : $25/Standard Single Use – $75/10 Project – $1,250/Web Services
Live Demo : My WordPress
Source : ThemeForest


socialpress1

SocialPress is a wordpress theme geared towards, well, being social. It has tons of admin options, integrated features, a clean design with 3 different colors, and much much more!

Features :

  • Multiple navigation types (category and page)
  • Superfish dropdown menu
  • Active navigation for pages, categories, subcategories
  • Breadcrumb navigation
  • Pagenavi plugin integrated
  • Unitpngfix applied for ie transparency
  • Javascript slider controlled via custom fields
  • Dynamic post thumbnail resizing with timthumb
  • Form validation via Jquery
  • Widget enabled
  • Advertising module managed via theme admin panel
  • Elements styling
  • Tableless design
  • Many admin options
  • Robust/detailed html setup and general information guide

Author : chrisfay
Price : $30/Standard Single Use – $90/10 Project – $1,500/Web Services
Live Demo : SocialPress
Source : ThemeForest


wpdistinctive

WP Distinctive is a clean and simple feature rich theme designed for WordPress installations, it allows you to create a dynamic content managed Community Site. It’s very simple to get up and running, and includes many features allowing for complete customization.

Features :

  • Two Column Tabless Layout – based on a grid utlizing the rule of thirds
  • Custom Theme Administration Panel – Allows you to edit template and home page content including the logo, footer logo, flickr group url, about me verbiage, google analytics code as well as many other options. No need to go searching through code to make template changes.
  • Custom Write Post Panel – Adds all the necessary image fields without the use of a plugin. This is built in and ready to go once you activate the theme.
  • Banner Ad Management – built in banner ad managment from the theme admin panel.
  • Fully Widgetized Sidebar – includes 2 custom widgets (flickr, banner ads)
  • Slick Categories Dropdown – custom jquery categories dropdown on archive, search and single post pages
  • Gravatar Ready
  • Author Highlight – includes author gravatar, website link and brief description for each post
  • Social Bookmarking – built-in social bookmarking at the bottom of each post (digg, mixx, stumbleupon and delicious)
  • Related Posts – includes a related posts section at the bottom of all posts
  • Most Popular – includes a most popular posts section in the footer
  • Dynamic Image Resizing – Never worry about having to re size your images, upload large images via the WordPress admin and the theme takes care of the rest generating thumbnails, medium and large size images on the fly with caching.
  • Very Easy to Change Color Scheme – by modifying the pre-sliced PSD
  • Very scalable page structure – allows for accommodation of large amounts of content without breaking the layout
  • Compatible with all major browsers
  • Seven nice large stock photos are included as well. – that’s a seven dollar value in itself!

Author : contempoinc
Price : $25/Standard Single Use – $75/10 Project – $1,250/Web Services
Live Demo : WP Distinctive
Source : ThemeForest


ourmagazine

Our Magazine is a powerful WordPress theme special for online magazine, community, network or any site with rich content. It is modern, clean, and sexy ~

Features :

  • JFlow – Slider using jquery
  • SuperFish – Dropdown menu
  • User Link Feed – Readers can submit links
  • Unique page template for pages, archives, search result, author, user link feed etc.
  • Feed counter in text
  • No need to key in any custom field value, custom input field is already provided. Simply key in the url/image path when writing a post.
  • Ad Management system.
  • Smooth Tabbing system
  • Unique design for comment area. Comments and tracbacks separation using tabbing.
  • Social links ( Digg, Stumble, Delicious etc )
  • Threaded comment ( up to level 3) and paged comments supported
  • Custom Theme Option Page with custom styling and easy to use
  • Widget Ready
  • CSS /XHTML validated
  • Compatible to all major browsers

Author : kailoon
Price : $30/Standard Single Use – $90/10 Project – $1,500/Web Services
Live Demo : Our Magazine
Source : ThemeForest


inspirationmagazine

Inspiration Magazine is a stylish, nice and clean WordPress theme for a community/magazine.

Features :

  • 7 color variations! (gold, dark, violet, red, blue, light & green): Choose your style!
  • Jquery contact form
  • Jquery lavalamp in the top menu
  • Multilevel Dropdown menu
  • Everything easier, even for those who have no great knowledge of html (fully editable by plugins!)
  • Sidebar Widget Ready
  • Related Posts
  • Popular Posts
  • Recent comments
  • Flickr widget
  • Section for “about this author” that include a author bio in the post
  • 5 pages ready for use in the top navigation
  • All psd included
  • Easily advertising management
  • Easily customization of category in the sidebar (job opportunities, news, etc..)
  • Social Bookmarking & Sharing
  • Valid XHTML & CSS
  • compatible with all major browsers

Author : Sara_p
Price : $25/Standard Single Use – $75/10 Project – $1,250/Web Services
Live Demo : Inspiration Magazine
Source : ThemeForest


magazineotuts

Magazine o’Tuts is the perfect theme for a tutorial or community WordPress site, with a clean & stylish design which takes full advantage of WordPress’ capabilities.

Features :

  • Built-in Social Bookmarking & Sharing: Let your users easily share your posts on the top social sites – Twitter, Facebook, Digg, Reddit, StumbleUpon and Delicious.
  • ‘About this Author’ bar: All the big sites have it – include a mini author bio in your posts.
  • Built-in styling for popular plugins: Don’t go messing around in CSS to make popular widgets look nice, we’ve already styled some of our favourites – WP-PageNavi, Twitter for WordPress, FlickRSS and all the built-in WordPress widgets.
  • Threaded & Paged comment support: Keep up with the crowd! Let your users have proper, detailed discussions on your posts.
  • jQuery-enhanced drop-down navigation;
  • Widget-Ready Sidebar;
  • Gravatar Ready;
  • Two-column tableless CSS layout;
  • Compatible with all major browsers, including IE6 .

Author : danharper
Price : $25/Standard Single Use – $75/10 Project – $1,250/Web Services
Live Demo : Magazine o’Tuts
Source : ThemeForest


ourcommunity

Our Community is a theme for editorials, magazine, community, corporate, anything.

Features :

  • Threaded comment ( up to level 3) and paged comments supported. – 2 widget sidebars for different pages.
  • Login on any pages.
  • Custom admin menu.
  • 3 column
  • Drop down menu ( for categories and Pages)
  • Featured post in main page.
  • An image a post. (recommended)
  • Full layout PSD Included.
  • 2 different categories below the featured section.

Author : kailoon
Price : $30/Standard Single Use – $90/10 Project – $1,500/Web Services
Live Demo : Our Community
Source : ThemeForest


wordzine

Wordzine is a powerful and elegant wordpress theme to turn your blog into a community or a magazine.

Features :

  • Elegant and Slick
  • CMS Functionality
  • Sliding Featured Posts
  • Tabbed Sidebar
  • Widget Ready
  • Horizontally Tabbed Category and Subcategory Navigation
  • Theme Options Page
  • Valid XHTML /CSS
  • PSD Included

Author : onuro
Price : $25/Standard Single Use – $75/10 Project – $1,250/Web Services
Live Demo : Wordzine
Source : ThemeForest


communizine

Communizine is a highly customizable Magazine Theme with a lot of Javascript goodies and administrative options.

Features :

  • Breadcrumb navigation with nested page/category support
  • CSS Drowpdown Menu enhanced with jQuery
  • Gravatar Support
  • Comments of Post Author and admin are highlighted
  • Seperation of comments and trackbacks
  • Header PSD included: the text is made out of layer styles and fully editable so you can easly change the name of the site. You can also easily change the background image and add your own scrolling scenario
  • Valid HTML /CSS works in every major browser (Firefox 2+3, IE6 , 7, 8 Beta1, Chrome, Safari, Opera)

Author : Kriesi
Price : $40/Standard Single Use – $120/10 Project – $2,000/Web Services
Live Demo : Communizine
Source : ThemeForest

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