7 Best Cheap WordPress Themes Under 20$

Blair Jersyer Multipurpose Themes Apr 14, 2020

If you're getting started with a WordPress website, you might want to reduce considerably your expenses with cheap WordPress themes. While some might advise you to start with some free WordPress themes available on WordPress.org, having a premium WordPress theme might give you some extra features and the support you cannot always get from the WordPress community.

Having that said, on this list, we'll group 7 best cheap and valuable WordPress themes you can buy now and start creating your website right away. These themes available on ThemeForest and might currently be subject to an exclusive offer.

Roneous - Creative Multi-Purpose WordPress Theme

Roneous is a very professional and creative WordPress theme. It a theme which is quite close to the multi-purpose categories as you can use it for various purpose. For example, it can be used to create a company website or just a simple travel blog. It comes with +25 full demos which will definitely give you some inspiration to get started, at an affordable price.

We took a look at the theme and we've been quite satisfied with the compatibility with the mobile devices. We've been surprised by the way the images are handled so correctly. You should, however, notice that this theme uses a lot of images so it might be useful for you to compress them for better speed performance.

This cheap WordPress theme is compatible with WooCommerce, and over included on his bundle Revolution Slider, Visual Composer which both are premium plugins. But that's not all you'll also get the following features.

Key Features

  • Contact Form 7 Supported
  • Yoast SEO Optimized
  • WPML Supported
  • +25 Professional demos
  • Responsive Layout
  • Built-in mega menu
  • One-click demo import
  • Parallax Background

Malina - Personal WordPress Blog Theme

Malina is the perfect name that has been chosen for a minimalist WordPress theme for blogs. If you would like something that attracts your reader's sight, this is the theme to use. It won't make your blog popular, but it will help you a lot to achieve your goal.

The choice of the colors is well-made for the targeted niche (blogging). Your reader needs to read not to be distracted, and Malina has a design that keeps your reader focused.

Surprisingly, this theme supports WooCommerce, Visual Composer (included), Revolution Slider(included) and Elementor. It's for less than $20, it's a very good deal if you want to have a ready-to-use theme for blogging. Here is also the list of what the theme offers

Key Features

  • Elementor Supported
  • Grid Layout
  • Social Widgets
  • Optimized for Search Engines
  • Responsive design
  • Page builder integrated
  • Gutenberg Supported
  • Adjustable Theme Settings

Wanium - A Elegant Multi-Concept Theme

Wanium is a quite popular WordPress theme available on Themeforest. Since 2017, is has been purchased more than 2,450 times. This theme has been made for a multi-use case. We can fairly classify this theme within the multi-purpose WordPress themes.

What has attracted our interest is not the price which is $16 at the time of writing of this list, but it's also the design which has pretty much everything you can expect for a professional WordPress theme. The theme layout is responsive and the design uses a perfect color combination on all the available full demo available. Indeed, with +15 full demos available, you'll have something to get started with.

If you're willing to create a website for a company, an agency, a fitness coach, an online store, a wedding website... well, Wanium covers that. Here is the list of key features you'll get with Wanium.

Key Features

  • WooCommerce Support
  • One-Click Demo import
  • Visual Composer Included
  • High Performance
  • Multiple headers layout
  • Multiple footer layout
  • Theme Customizer Supported
  • WPML Supported

Moon Shop - Responsive eCommerce Theme

As you might understand by reading the name of this theme, Moon Shop is primarily made to create an eCommerce store with WooCommerce. It's also a quite popular theme on ThemeForest. If the first sight is the most important, then the first sight of this theme was good. We've been welcomed with a very fancy slider which showcases the trending products of the store. The store has also some interesting animation effects (we liked the cards which rise up when the mouse hovers that).

Obviously, this cheap WordPress theme is responsive and the way the author has hidden some of the desktop elements shows how professional this theme is. We've not always been okay with all the UI components, but so far nothing to be afraid of. Since the theme is offered with multiple full demos, you won't need to dig your mind to find some inspiration.

As the features offered, we already know WooCommerce is supported, but also Visual Composer and Revolution Slider. The author has also highlighted the Built-in mega menu. Here is the list of the key features which are offered with MoonShop.

Key Features

  • Revolution Slider Supported
  • Catalog Mode
  • Mega Menu
  • Visual Composer
  • WooCommerce Supported
  • Responsive Design
  • Visual Composer
  • +7 Professional Demos

Apress - Responsive Multi-Purpose Theme

You don't need to read the theme details to understand that with 111 demos, Apress is a multi-purpose theme. No kiddies here, all the demo are crafted by professional and if you want to feel like a professional, Apress will help you with that.

It's the first theme of the list having smooth animations. It's normal if you believe that theme looks like a professional video. But remain assured, you can master this theme and even change everything you see. Does it worth telling you again, you can create an eCommerce store with Apress? Oh, you already know that? Very good.

Apress is responsive and can really be used for anything. However, let's just list what else you'll get with this cheap WordPress theme for just $17.

Key Features

  • 111 Demos
  • Animated SVG
  • Split Animations
  • Particles Animations
  • Drag & Drop Builder
  • Ultimate Addons Integrated
  • Awesome Parallax
  • 3D effects
  • Fluid Wave Separator
  • +935 theme options
  • Visual Composer Integrated
  • Revolution Slider Integrated

Basix - Responsive WordPress Theme

The first thing that comes in our mind when we want to talk about Basix, is elegance. Yes, we all need a working and effective WordPress theme, but we also need an elegant theme. Basix is a WordPress theme created for Corporates, Business, eCommerce, Photographs... well, it's a multi-purpose theme.

The title doesn't lie, it's a responsive WordPress theme. We liked how smooth is landing page is with the integrated slider (Revolution Slider). It's also important to note that the store fit correctly when you're on mobile. The choice of the colors might not suit everyone, but at least you can change it in theme settings.

If the name Basix can let you believe you'll get basic features, that's not true. Out of the box, Revolution Slider is supported, but also there are some other features that will definitely take you to the purchase, such as :

Key Features

  • Very Light Theme
  • Smooth Revolution Slider Integration
  • Unlimited Colors
  • Visual Composer supported
  • Customizable Layout
  • One-click import
  • Really Responsive
  • Retina Ready

Philos - Responsive WooCommerce WordPress Theme

Yet another WooCommerce cheap theme. Philos is a very intriguing WordPress theme. Normally if there was nothing important to say, we would have said something like, it supports WooCommerce that's it, but no. Philos is a very elegant WooCommerce theme. We liked the way categories are displayed on the landing page and reflection animation while you hover these categories. Yes, if you want to create a store, you can count on Philos, but also if you want to create a portfolio or a blog, you can count on that too.

With Boostrap used as the frontend framework, your website will work on all modern browsers. At least, if the first WordPress theme we saw offering a subscription popup out-of-the-box. Your visitor will also be able to reach you from their mobile since Philos is responsive.

Here is the list of the key features you'll get if you decide to scale to the next level with Philos.

Key Features

  • Mega Menu
  • Fully Responsive
  • Seo Friendly
  • WooCommerce Supported
  • Easily Adjustable
  • Product Filters
  • Multi Columns for Portfolio
  • Newsletter Popup
  • One-click installation

Summing Up

This is a list of cheap WordPress themes. The price might not remain the same as some of these themes are subject to a special offer. If you're in a hurry and have a low budget, these are the theme to go.

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