8 Free Twitter Bootstrap Themes & Templates

Freelancer by Start Bootstrap

The twitter bootstrap is an advanced HTML and CSS framework designed by the team at twitter. The bootstrap framework has been designed to be as simple and as advanced has you need it to. This makes it very user friendly for newbies and stable framework for expert to advance web developers.

Below are 8 free themes and templates. They are all free, however, some of the WordPress themes below also offer a pro version for purchase, with the free option having less features.

What is a bootstrap template?

Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web. You can get download free resource from http://getbootstrap.com/ and use the base files to then build your own websites or themes for CMS applications and open source CMS applications such as WordPress, Joomla, Drupal and so on.

A bootstrap theme is simply a theme that has used twitter bootstrap as a base for the theme to give a responsive, mobile first website design. It was originally created by a designer and developer at Twitter, hence the name twitter bootstrap.

See what wikipedia says about bootstrap:

Bootstrap is a free collection of tools for creating websites and web applications. It contains HTML and CSS-based design templates for typography, forms, buttons, navigation and other interface components, as well as optional JavaScript extensions. In June 2014 it was the No.1 project on GitHub with over 73,000 stars and more than 27,000 forks,[2] and a user base that includes MSNBC and NASA.[3][4]

Bootstrap was developed by Mark Otto and Jacob Thornton at Twitter as a framework to encourage consistency across internal tools. Before Bootstrap, various libraries were used for interface development, which led to inconsistencies and a high maintenance burden. Source: Wikipedia. Read the rest of this article at Wikipedia >>

8 Free Bootstrap Themes & Templates

Wembley free portfolio WordPress theme

Wembley by Top WP Themes | Admarks

Wembley by Top WP Themes is a fantastically clean and crisp, uncluttered portfolio theme. It’s driven by posts, with a single post view featuring a dominating feature image. It’s a simple but elegant theme with uncluttered design. It makes it easy to upload your own logo.

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Freelancer HTML template by Start Bootstrap

Freelancer by Start Bootstrap

Freelancer, by Start Bootstrap, is a one page Bootstrap portfolio theme for freelancers. This theme is built using the Flatly theme by Bootswatch.

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Grayscale: A free, multipurpose, one page Bootstrap theme featuring a dark color scheme and smooth scrolling animations

Grayscale by Start Bootstrap

Grayscale, by Start Bootstrap, is a one page responsive template built with Twitter bootstrap. Features include LESS files and compiled CSS included, Easy to edit custom PNG map marker and Google Maps API integration with a custom Google Maps skin by Snazzy Maps, along with many other features.

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Inkness Free WordPress Bootstrap Theme

Inkness by Inkhive

Inkness is a retina-ready WordPress theme, featuring a grid-based home page and multiple page layouts. It is available directly from the WordPress Themes Directory as a free version. The developer also offers a separate pro version for purchase.

Themes on the WordPress theme directory can also be installed directly onto WordPress via the WordPress admin.

View Demo   |   Read more and download >>  |   View Inkness Plus (Pro Version)

PinStrap Free WordPress Bootstrap Theme – Pinterest meets Bootstrap


PinStrap, by Brag Themes, is a responsive WordPress theme that uses Twitter Bootstrap and mimics the famous Pinterest! The homepage automatically resizes images and places them in a responsive grid thanks to the Wookmark jQuery plugin.

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Arcade Basic free WordPress theme

Arcade Basic free WordPress Theme

Arcade Basic, is another free theme available from the WordPress Theme Directory. A lightweight and fully responsive HTML5 theme built using SASS, Compass and Bootstrap 3. Uses Google Fonts for improved typeface readability and works perfectly in desktop browsers, tablets and handheld devices.

Arcade Basic is a free theme, but a separate Pro version called Arcade is also available for purchase from the theme developer. (Pro versions offer more features).

Themes on the WordPress theme directory can also be installed directly onto WordPress via the WordPress admin.

Read more and download free version >>   |   View demo of Pro version of theme


Andia: Responsive Agency/Portfolio Template built with Twitter Bootstrap (html template)


Andia is a free HTML responsive template built with Twitter bootstrap. Andia’s features include: responsive layout, responsive image sliders, filterable portfolio, AJAX contact and email subscription forms, Flickr photos, Font Awesome icons, Google Maps, etc. Andia is by Azmind.

Any savvy developer could turn Andia in a WordPress theme.

You can view a demo of Andia here   |   Read more about Andia and download it here >>

Boxer: A Bootstrap Theme with a Very Small Footprint

Boxer Twitter bootstrap html template

Available on GitHub, Boxer is another free HTML template built with Twitter bootstrap. You can view a demo here.

Read more about Boxer and download from GitHub >>


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