newsScape

newsScape is the xScape based theme that is made for news or general blog websites. But, due to amount of features you can set, this theme can be made to be used for many different things.

newsScape is released with 12 base color styles. One color is changed with each style, and that one color can be set through control panel to generate new style. Theme also can utilize font settings for the theme including font family and font sizes. For front page you can use 2 different layouts: news and standard (archive like). For single post and page layouts there are also 2 layouts available, one of them showing the meta block on the left side of the post and that can be useful if you have many things to show there.

3.0 Basics

This WordPress 3.0 based theme is a free theme that is the perfect starting point for theme developers making a new theme. It has many common features used by plugins built-in as well as a pre-made custom post type that allows you to build a site where you or your users can post links to your favorite sites, which will automatically generate a screenshot image of the website to be displayed on the page.

ChildThemes for ClassiPress

ChildThemes for ClassiPress, the most popular and widely used classified ads software for WordPress.

Phanatics

Impress your first time visitors and blog readers with Phanatics. Perfect for image-rich contents and news site. Its flexibility will pawn your competitors. You publish the contents and Phanatics will take care of the rest.

Graf

Graf beautifully displays your posts in a unique, minimalist grid-based layout.

Arras-Theme

A stalwart of a magazine theme. Versatile and good looking.

Siara

Clean type drive layout – support for Google Analytics, Custom Fonts and twitter feeds.

Thesis

The Thesis Theme for WordPress is a premium template system designed to serve as the rock-solid foundation beneath any kind of website.

WordPress Child Theme for Twenty Ten: Accessible 1.0

WordPress 3.0 came out with a new default theme: Twenty Ten. The theme is compared to Kubrick an improvement, but still has mostly the same accessibility issues as its forerunner, e.g. not enough contrast in colors, few improvements for keyboard users and you get no real information about user’s location within a web page.

This is where Accessible 1.0 get’s into: a child theme for the default theme Twenty Ten to get the parent theme more accessible. You get all functionality of Twenty Ten plus accessible features of the child theme. That’s a nice deal. :)

Genesis Theme

This is a WordPress 3.0-ready theme and is SEO-focused. It’s incredibly extensible with the use of hooks and child themes. Also, widgets can go in various places besides just the sidebar. This theme also integrates with BuddyPress, which is great if you or your clients need an open-source social networking solution your WordPress site.