10 Attractive Mobile WordPress Themes

By Alyssa Gregory

Mobile is everything these days, and if you don’t have a mobile-friendly version of your website or blog, you could be missing out on a huge audience. There are several different ways to make your site mobile-ready, but if you have a WordPress blog or site, using a theme developed just for mobile devices is an easy way to do it.

Here are ten sharp, professional, and functional mobile WordPress themes, some free and some premium, to help you reach your mobile audience.


A HTML5/CSS3 WordPress theme optimized for mobile browsers. The layout also changes when you change the device orientation.


A mobile theme for WordPress that can be used either as a standalone blog or in conjunction with theme-switching plugin.


A free premium WordPress theme made for iPhone while also being functional on other mobile devices. It has a fluid layout, and fits the screen automatically.


A WordPress theme designed exclusively for iPod Touch and iPhone.


A mobile-ready WordPress theme made to work specifically on the iPad.


A free WordPress theme optimized for mobile devices. Features include extensive compatibility, three skins, and widget functionality.

My Mobile Page

A mobile theme with automatic resolution detection.

Simple Mobile

A mobile WordPress theme that can be used with another theme and presented to mobile users only, or for both desktop computers and mobile device users.

SOFA iBloggr

A mobile WordPress theme made for iPhone and iPod touch devices, but also works on other devices.

WPTouch Pro

A WordPress plugin and theme that offers most of WordPress’ native features for mobile browsers.

  • Frank Illitch
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  • Tim

    Do these templates work for large format browsers (eg. desktops) as well? If not, then how do you display an alternate theme for mobiles vs desktops? Nobody wants to maintain two content databases if they can help it

    • Frank Illitch

      You use something like this: http://websitez.com/wordpress-mobile/

      It is a WordPress plugin that loads a different theme for mobile devices by detecting a mobile device, and switching the theme.

      Pretty cool stuff!

  • Excellent list – simple mobile looks like just what I’m looking for to integrate with my current desktop theme at http://www.lawnsforyou.com

    Now to find out how to do the selective queries to serve the right theme to the right device. Anyone know of a good, solid back to basic tutorial on setting that up in WordPress?


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