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.
Together is a simple and clean WordPress wedding theme. It has a large header area where you can upload your photo and overlay the countdown to the big day. You can also make use of this area to invite people to RSVP to your invitation or take a look at your gift registry. The homepage allows you to share more information about you and your significant other and you can also share the story of how you two met.
The theme comes with plenty of customization options so you can easily change fonts, colors, and more. The theme is also SEO optimized so your guests will be able to easily find your wedding website even without knowing the exact website address. On top of that, you can easily blog to keep the guests excited about your wedding. The theme is fully responsive.
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.
Developed by FabThemes, Adament-wedlock is an expansion of the Adament theme with a decidedly wedding angle. With this theme, you can set up an image portfolio, add a logo, choose your homepage slides, and more. You are also prompted to input the details about your wedding, including the bride and groom's names and wedding date, which will be featured in a prominent spot in the header. You can also select from a variety of style customizations. Basically, with Adament-wedlock, you can announce your wedding in style.
The Affinity theme is a one-page theme designed with weddings in mind. It’s a great choice if you want to quickly share the most important details about your wedding. The theme also includes a custom guestbook template so your guests can easily leave you comments and well-wishes before and after the reception.
The theme is responsive and you can easily change colors, upload your own images, and customize the fonts. It also supports custom background and comes with a blog page which you can use for announcements as the big day approaches.
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 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.
If you’re on the lookout for a free theme with a simple design, look no further than Toujours. The theme has a slider on the homepage which you can use to tell your love story in pictures. You can also show information about the venue and direct guests to leave their comments on the custom guestbook page.
You can customize colors, fonts, and upload your own custom background. This theme is fully responsive and translation-ready.
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 last free theme on our list is called Bridal Show and its compelling design makes it a real standout. The theme was developed by WPDance and offers a largely black and white color scheme, offset by a stylish background. It's full-width and responsive, and offers a variety of tools and features like custom menus, custom widgets, featured thumbnails, an auto-play slideshow, and more. Bridal Show is also optimized for SEO and provides plenty of space to feature your latest updates and best photos — before and after the wedding.