Illustrious WordPress Theme

Grid gives you the feeling you’re on a site that’s had a lot of thought put into its design. This free WordPress theme would work really well for a portfolio, artist or event site. It’s very graphic or photo heavy so make sure you have the content to back it up. One plus is that this theme maintains its responsiveness quite well.

Illustrious is a clean and well-organized theme, ideal for business or portfolio sites that want to showcase their services in a visual and striking way. It comes with a highly modified homepage, making use of custom post types to display your site’s main features. Illustrious can be easily customized to match your needs by tweaking its options panel.

Flexible Homepage Slider
Illustrious comes with a slideshow on the homepage, which you can use to showcase your site in a striking way. You can add as many slides as you want without limits, being able to use background images and even HTML formatting in the caption for added flexibility.

Homepage Micro Features
For added flexibility, you can also make use of small blocks of text on the homepage, using them to present your site concisely and to the point. Like with slides, you can add as many as you want, thanks to WordPress’ custom post types.

This theme is responsive! It can adapt to a more compact design when viewed from a smartphone, which gives your mobile users that ability to browse seamlessly. All elements in the layout are organized accordingly to provide the best browsing experience.

Custom Page Templates
Illustrious provides some useful page templates right out of the box, which can give you additional functionality for most types of sites. These templates include a contact form, a full-width layout without sidebars, and a sitemap to let your users navigate your site.

Other Features
This theme comes with plenty of features that allow you to customize it to your needs:

Custom logo image or text title
Customizable background color
Homepage slider
Homepage features
Other page templates (blog, sitemap, full-width…)
Easy-to-use options panel