WordPress is a very popular platform among bloggers and other website owners as it comes with lots of benefits, including easy learning, management and customization. The best part of it is that you can choose from thousands of free themes to make your blog or site have the appearance that you find most suitable.

You could invest your money on a premium theme or you could just settle for a free theme. If you are interested in using free themes, here are some of the best.

WordPress Themes Free

Accesspress Lite: AccessPress Lite is responsive multipurpose WordPress business theme with clean, highly professional design and lots of useful features like a premium theme – and strong theme options panel to manage theme all. It is fully responsive and probably the most feature-rich free theme with lots of useful options.

Responsive Mobile: Responsive II (codename Responsive Mobile) has a responsive, mobile first grid system that adapts your website to mobile devices and the desktop or any other viewing environment. Theme features 9 Page Templates, 11 Widget Areas, 6 Template Layouts, 4 Menu Positions and more. Powerful but simple Theme Options for full CMS control with easy Logo Upload and Social Networking etc.

Ultimate: Ultimate is a Simple, Clean, Flat Design, Responsive Business WordPress Theme. It is easily customizable with numerous theme options. Also has custom background, header, menu, favicon, CSS, webclip icon, and logo. Supports popular plugins like Breadcrumb NavXT, WP-PageNavi and Contact Form 7. It is also translation ready.

GK Portfolio: With the clean, elegant design offered by this free Portfolio WordPress theme that puts all the emphasis on your creative work, you can craft an alluring, attractive and relaxed website that echoes the qualities that you put into your writing and images.

Highwind: Highwind is a lightweight, free WordPress theme designed to showcase content. It features a clean, responsive design with a strong focus on typography, plus a bunch of presentational options and widgetised regions allowing you to give your site a unique touch.

BlueGray: BlueGray is a free, basic, clean, minimalistic, responsive, mobile friendly WordPress theme. Primary sidebar, 3 widget-areas underneath header-image, 3 widget-area’s in footer, full width custom header-image, custom background, display logo or blogname and description, full width page-template and dropdown navigation are included.

DarkElements: DarkElements is a free, basic, clean, minimalistic, responsive, mobile friendly WordPress theme. Sidebar on left side, left side navigation, 3 widget-area’s in footer, custom header-image, custom background and display logo or blogname and description are included.

Preferential Lite: Preferential Lite is a responsive theme designed to give you peace of mind with the level of features and functionality that combines ease of use for any business and personal website. You get multiple layouts, several post formats, custom styled WP Gallery, custom form styling, 13 widget positions, 5 page templates, in-page elements like icon boxes, message boxes, social networking, and much more.

TechNews: TechNews theme is developed with simplicity in mind. It is a beautiful responsive theme which packs two columns layout ideal for a typical blog. It has a slider for featured posts as well. It can be used for any type of blog/website and not just the technology blog.

Freedom: Freedom is a simple, clean and responsive stylish photo blogging theme. The theme supports custom header, custom background, custom menu, widget areas and has built-in options panel to configure primary color, site logo, slider, site layout, sidebar layout, category layout and many more.