Setting up a wedding website is as commonplace as creating a registry nowadays. Naturally, busy brides and grooms-to-be are always on the hunt for ways to make the process of setting up a site easier. That’s why so many opt to build their sites on WordPress. And if they can save some money on the deal, even better.
Here, I’ve put together a short and sweet list of the eight best wedding WordPress themes out there right now. You won’t have to pay a penny for them and you’ll walk away with a stylish, informative site. Not too shabby, right?
If you don’t mind shelling out some cash for a wedding WordPress theme, you’ll want to check out our list of the top 31 premium wedding themes, too.
Need to get a wedding website up fast but still want it to look nice? Match is a great theme from Dove Themes that offers a modern take on classic style. It offers plenty of post formats and a blog template for posting need-to-know info for your guests. Plus, it allows for featured images, a custom menu, a custom background, and sticky posts for those super important updates. Though you can use this responsive theme as a portfolio or photography site, the design screams wedding, and honestly I wouldn’t have it any other way.
Zakra is a multipurpose WordPress theme that can be used beautiful for wedding websites. It comes with several starter themes that make it easy to one-click install demo content to get a jump start on the design of your site. One of these starter sites is a wedding design.
This theme works with Elementor and other popular page builders, so you can easily create your website visually. It’s also responsive, compatible with Gutenberg, translation-ready, and compatible with many popular plugins. Beyond that, Zakra is SEO-friendly and offers a eye-catching design that would serve your wedding website well.
The Elegant Pink theme is a great choice for any wedding couple but also for wedding and event planners that want to showcase their services. The theme has a large header area which is perfect for adding your photo or a call to action that sends visitors to your gift registry, RSVP page or your services page. The rest of the page makes it easy to share how the wedding preparations are going or to talk about your services.
The theme is easy to customize and you can easily integrate social media so visitors can share your blog posts and follow you on social media platforms. You will also find custom widgets to add even more content to your homepage or other widget areas. The Elegant Pink theme is also responsive and supports infinite scroll to keep visitors on your site longer.
If you’re looking for a simple and minimal theme, look no further than the Neve theme. It has a clean design with beautiful full-width images and image galleries that you can use to share your love story so far as well as your wedding photos later on. The theme makes it easy to share wedding details such as the venue, accommodation, and more. You visitors can also RSVP right on the website.
In terms of customization, the Neve theme offers plenty of ways to incorporate your wedding color scheme. From customizing colors to changing fonts, you can quickly create a unique design for your wedding website. The theme is also fully responsive, loads fast, and comes with all the necessary page templates to share all the details about your wedding.
Kalon is another free WordPress theme that can be used for your wedding site. It’s technically a blog theme but it can be utilized for any sort of niche website, especially those that require a more feminine look. The design itself is modern and minimal, allow your photos and content to shine. Besides wedding sites, this theme can be used for sites centering around lifestyle, food, fashion, photography, and more.
This theme has a responsive design that works well on mobile devices. Its layout is clean and includes plenty of whitespace. It abides by all the latest design standards and is SEO-friendly so your site will be readily found in search results. Plus, Kalon is speed optimized and translation-ready. A few other features include a theme options panel, fullscreen slider, custom menus, widget areas with custom widgets, social icons, and more.
The Wedding Band theme was designed with couples and wedding planners in mind. It can also be used by wedding bands to showcase their packages and allow couples to listen to their performance. The theme has a custom homepage where you can share details about the reception as well as your story. You can also make use of the custom widgets to display your most recent blog posts which you can use to keep your guests updated with the preparations or as an announcement area.
The theme can be customized with your own colors. It’s also optimized to load fast and rank better in search engines which is a definite plus if you’re a wedding planner or a wedding band. On top of that, the theme offers complete social media integration, responsive, and designed with readability in mind.
The Wedding Bells Lite theme is another great choice for your wedding website. Its design is elegant and has a fantastic layout that should serve you well. The theme works to put a photo of the happy couple front and center and then uses subtle typography choices to invoke a romantic mood.
This theme takes full advantage of all the built-in theme options in WordPress and allow you to modify colors. You can also add widgets, custom menus, and more. It even has a built-in RSVP form that can take some of the guesswork out of the process for your guests.
The VW Wedding theme is a colorful wedding theme. It includes a stunning header area so you can easily showcase a photo of you as the couple. You can also share more information about you and your spouse-to-be along with your social media profiles. The homepage places a lot of emphasis on the blog posts which is the perfect way to share news and updates with your family and guests.
The theme has a few inner page layouts that you can use to share your story, share information about your gift registry, or ask visitors to RSVP to their invitations. It’s also responsive and easy to customize using the built-in customizer.
Catch Wedding is an elegant and feature-rich free wedding theme for WordPress. It has all the features you need to share details about your big day. For starters, you can share information and the countdown until the wedding day. You can also display information about the venue and the accommodation before or after the ceremony. In addition, you can invite guests to leave you comments and well-wishes on the guest book page as well as show them where you’re registered for the gifts.
The theme is fully responsive and has plenty of customization options. You can change fonts, colors, upload your own custom background, and more. The Catch Wedding theme makes it easy to verify your site with various search engines and you can easily integrate Instagram.
TwoGether is a modern wedding theme perfect for wedding couples or businesses that work in the wedding industry. The theme has a beautifully designed homepage where you can share details about your story in a unique timeline. You can also display a map of the venue location and share information about bridesmaids and groomsmen.
The theme is fully responsive and easy to customize. You will also find full social media support, integration with Contact Form 7, and detailed documentation that will help you set up the theme exactly the way you want it. Lastly, the theme has custom RSVP support as well as support for all the major post formats so you can easily share stories, audio and video recordings from your wedding day.
The PhotoFrame WordPress theme is simply lovely. It’s a photography theme that places a full-width image as the primary focus on your homepage. This makes it an excellent choice for wedding websites, where you could feature an engagement photo prominently. This theme includes a fullscreen hero slideshow that makes your images the primary focus.
It also allows features post thumbnails, automatic logo brightness switching depending on the brightness of the hero images, a sticky menu, and three widgetized spaces in the footer of the site. PhotoFrame also comes with two header layouts, one with the logo on the left and the other with the logo underneath the menu. All in all, this theme makes a great selection for wedding websites and any photography website.