Technology has been one of more popular choices with the bloggers. There is always something new to write about and pace of development is increasing. I love technology, it gives me a sense of freedom and a passion to see what the technology brings to the future. And since speaking about the WordPress, I love how technology niche evolved and I love tech websites.
Readers in Tech industry are increasing and niche as such has the highest number of readers. If you start your blog in technology niche and are willing to put some effort you are in a good way to serve a lot of readers.
One of the important elements for a tech niche blog is design of the website. It has to be unique, modern and optimized for a special kind of people – Technology lovers.
NewsPaper is one of the most popular premium WordPress themes that is targetted at tech bloggers. The theme by default comes with a magazine layout but when it became so popular authors decided to give it also an option to transform to other niches as well like Fashion and even Video. It is one of the most dynamic and versatile themes ever. Technology themes feature magazine type layout as it needs to showcase latest and greatest news and articles.
Newspaper comes with SEO options but they get removed automatically when you install a good SEO plugin like Yoast automatically.
The SEO optimization helps the content reach the right audience. It includes a Visual composer plugin valued at $34 which means easy customization using drag and drop features.
There are an unlimited amount of layouts possible for the theme and it does offer a unique look for any kind of tech blog.
Metro is a Genesis theme. It inherits all the benefits from the parent Studiopress framework like speed, lightweight design, security, HTML5 and CSS3 technologies and overall pretty responsive design.
On the other side it does not have all the bells and whistles like big post sliders, but because of this it is one of the fastest tech themes around.
When you combine awesome design and latest web technology HTML5 with CSS3, you get NewsTimes. NewsTimes is a professional looking technology theme that perfectly matches feel of tech blogs.
Loading is super fast and it also comes with a one-click demo. Demo enables you to get started as quickly as possible without spending too much time looking to set up the blog.
Options panel along with customization options are superb. Part of the theme is also built-in review system which enables you to get more traffic from google search and attract more views.
It has a bundled slider and offers 600 Google fonts to choose fonts from to match your ideal look and feel.
Compass is unlike any WordPress theme featured here. It can easily help your blog reach the visitor target.
It is one the best-looking themes, period.
It is built around the Zoom Framework. It features drag and drop live customizer and also dynamic homepage builder which enables you to make your website look perfect, you select elements that you want featured on a homepage as you are the one who knows your audience.
You can target several types of audience. All because you can easily customize it. And you don’t have to rely on the code to make the changes.
Compass can create a responsive, fast WordPress website that meets the modern standards with the design and technology behind it.
Blogging theme is modern, coded with best practices WordPress theme. It’s beautiful yet it is light and fast. Theme is HTML5 responsive and If features a modern but minimal design. If you are looking for a good theme that Blogging is for you.
It features a built in AD system where you can paste your Adsense code below the post title and below the content out of the box. Theme is ideal for beginners who want to focus on the content, earn money with Google Adsense.
Theme is very light and loads quickly, it also offers a great experience for the visitors. Theme has many options built in like Fonts, Styling, Ad management, Header settings….
You can see that TechSavvy is mainly Technology optimized theme. From colors to fonts, it features elements that please mainly tech lovers. Theme is fast as it uses HTML5 and CSS3 and with other behind the scene optimizations it offers great results. It is also fast to load.
What I like about this theme is that as soon as you add a couple of articles with pictures, you get the immediate great result. All of the sudden your old blog transforms to a technology blog powerhouse.
Theme is SEO optimized and it also has a dedicated area for Adsense so that you can earn money or you can place banners for technology related products, for example Amazon affiliate gadgets.
Codilight is a premium WordPress theme which performs best in technology niche. But don’t think that tech is the only niche it can thrive. I think because it’s so professionally made, you will also find on various blogs with various topic. As is usual for modern themes, it’s coded with the latest HTML5 and CSS3 technologies.
Codlight theme is fast and it will open quickly on visitor’s computers. This is very important because you want the best experience for your visitors.
It also features translation support meaning that you can present your content to the largest audience possible. It will be possible to reach wider audience, even those who don’t speak and understand English but still love technology. I have seen Codlight on several popular tech blogs.
Flex Mag offers the best looking experience for any type of tech site. It has the looks, crisp design and modern feel. It is special and presents the best ratio between money and features for the time when you plan on redesigning your website..
The homepage is powerful and presents a big slider featuring latest news. Flex Mag offers the most support for social media with a magazine feel you can easily setup.
If features 2 popular elements: 1. parallax visual effects and 2. infinite scrolling features which are important for tech blogs.
It also supports various types of media and offers great reading experience to the readers.
Flex Mag may not be the best theme but it offers a great experience for both, the blog owner and readers with its uniqueness and stunning design.
Best is surely one the best selling technology themes for WordPress in a long time. It features attention to every detail for a tech website.
The homepage can be customized using a mega menu and a slider.
With a beautiful design, the elements of the theme look modern and crisp and are easy to read. The theme is completely responsive with HTML5 and CSS3 and looks great on every device from tablets to mobile phones.
It has built in SEO options and it offers many customization options.
Finding the right theme for your tech blog is the most important step for your blog success. Not only do you need appealing design, but the look should be modern, optimized for best experience, featuring big visual elements that make readers click on as many news articles as possible.
First road to success is how your website looks. Second is the content, stories and reviews in the technologies world that make your audience return to the site. Third aspect is how often you update your news. But with all of this three combined you have a successful website.