Fortunately for our planet, the growing trend of businesses with eco-conscious practices shows no signs of slowing down. If you’re an eco-pioneer running a ‘green’ business, you’ll want to convey that trait through your website. To do so, you’ll need to find a WordPress theme that can help you channel your mission.
With the number of eco-conscious businesses on the rise, theme authors are responding with some wonderful creations that cater to their needs. These typically incorporate green and ‘natural’ elements into their design and often offer features suited to nonprofits, such as custom event post types and progress bars.
This article will cover ten of the best eco-conscious WordPress themes available and take a look at what makes them so great. Let’s get started!
Total is a highly flexible multipurpose theme that lends itself to virtually any business. The Sustainable demo that comes with the theme offers a perfect starting point for an earth-friendly website. You can install it with a single click and start customizing it using the built-in drag-and-drop Visual Composer plugin.
Total includes over 50 modules that enable you to create incredible layouts, as well as multiple styling options which can help you craft the perfect site.
2. Eco Nature
Eco Nature is a bright and cheery ecology and conservation type premium WordPress theme. Created to help your nonprofit spread the word by making it easy to design your own website, this theme focuses largely on ease of customization, and it includes an intuitive drag-and-drop composer as well as over a hundred shortcodes. Use the included custom post types for projects, profiles, and more to add content in a jiffy. Another great feature of Eco Nature is the built-in PayPal and WooCommerce support. This means that you can add PayPal donation buttons to your projects, as well as start up your own online store to fundraise.
The theme can do lots more. You have the option to create single or multi-page website layouts, use shortcodes to add plenty of style (there are 99 shortcodes for things like counters, callouts, icons,etc.), create custom forms for questionnaires & contact forms, and even add custom widgets for your Flicker, Facebook, Twitter and more.
Focus on green energy with Go Solar. This eco friendly solar energy theme is the perfect way to launch your business. Included are powerful features for galleries, events, crowdfunding, timelines and even WooCommerce e-commerce. Go Solar includes bundled WPBakery page builder and Slider Revolution plugins for easy layout design, and also supports WPML if you want to translate your site for multiple languages.
4. Solar Services (Free)
Just getting started, and don’t have a big budget for your solar business? No problem – the Solar Services theme is free and easy to use. This theme is responsive, SEO ready and speed optimized with options for colors, backgrounds, custom header/menu, logo and more.
5. Organic Store
Give consumers the choice to shop eco-friendly and ethical goods with the Organic Store shop theme. Designed with food and agriculture storefronts in mind, Organic Store has plenty to offer. The theme is fully WooCommerce, WPBakery, Elementor, WPML and Essential Grid compatible. And built-in support for retina images, responsive layouts, sticky menus, font icons, custom fonts, color schemes and more make it easy to customize your site.
6. Organic Farm (Free)
Sell your own harvest, create an online farmers market, or simply promote third party sustainable goods with the free Organic Farm theme. This simple free theme is built around WooCommerce so you can easily add products (whether they’re actual vegetables, pdf guides or affiliate goods).
Share your passion for veggies with Vegadays – a powerful premium theme for food festivals and events. This retina ready and responsive theme includes a user friendly page builder, powerful events manager, a complete online appointment booking feature, full WooCommerce compatibility, pre-designed pages, helpful shortcodes, translation options and more.
8. Ecology Nature (Free)
The Ecology Nature free theme is an excellent choice for any green company looking for a quick and simple way to promote their services online. The theme is built around the bootstrap framework, and includes support for translations, RTL and responsiveness. Included shortcodes, customizable colors, backgrounds, menus, custom logo, and theme options make it possible to style your site to fit your brand.
The author of the Natural theme clearly had the environment in mind while working on it. This theme offers a fresh, earthy style that will appeal to the modern eco-warrior. It comes with multiple page templates and plenty of design components, including Google Fonts, and several color options.
Furthermore, Natural’s handy shortcodes enable you to quickly add bar ratings, icons, toggles, and other assorted elements. Finally, it’s worth noting that Natural is 100% compatible with WooCommerce.
Break into the renewable energy and environmentally friendly market with Eco Green. This premium ecology focused theme includes tons of options to create an online presence. The included King Composer builder makes it easy to design page layouts, pre-made pages (team, about, FAQ and tons more) make getting started easy, and advanced features like Slider Revolution and WooCommerce integration mean that you can add even more features to your site without a hitch. The theme also includes typography settings, social links, an admin panel, unlimited sidebars, custom page templates and more.
For local, organic farmers the Rosewood theme is the perfect way to make sure your farm stands out and sells out. This theme was created to make sharing and selling eco-conscious food easy. Rosewood offers useful features for e-commerce via WooCommerce integration, as well as appointment booking and product delivery date management. Plus the theme is easy to customize using the included WPBakery page builder, customizable header and footer layouts, advanced blog settings, post animations, theme customizer options, Google fonts and bundled Slider Revolution plugin among others.
Lettuce is a bright and cheerful online store theme that would be great to create your own sustainable store or membership based site (similar to Thrive Market). This theme is fully responsive and includes 3 quick-import sample styles to choose from. Though the theme also includes full support for Visual Composer as well as Essential Grid if you want to really create a custom design. Other unique features include ajax search, blog recipes management, gift cards support, shipping methods page and powerful shortcodes.
13. Eco Nature Elementor (Free)
The free Eco Nature theme was built for use with Elementor, so if you’re looking for a budget friendly but flexible theme this theme could be a perfect fit. While there is a premium version, there’s no need to upgrade as you can use the theme’s options for colors, logo, menus and posts along with Elementor’s powerful page building options to create a perfectly good site for your eco business.
14. Eco World
The responsive Eco World theme is another green theme you can use to build a website for your cause. The theme includes support for events and causes, meaning you can add and promote your fundraising efforts right from your website. Eco World is also bundled with the WPBakery page builder for easy drag and drop site design.
15. Eco Press
Whether you’re spreading awareness about ecology or fundraising to save planet, the Eco Press theme is a great option. The theme includes helpful features to share campaigns, accept donations, add your team members, showcase sponsors and more. It also comes with a 1-click demo installer, so you can have a ready made website in seconds. And the included options for colors, fonts, headers, menus and shortcodes make it easy to customize your design.
16. EcoCoded (Free)
If you’re in the market for a clean, simple and fast loading theme then EcoCoded might be right for you. Because the theme was designed to use as little server resources as possible it also lowers your site’s carbon footprint. Plus the theme also includes accessible tab navigation and skip to content so all of your site visitors should have no problem using your site.
If you’re running an earth-friendly business, you’ll probably want to make sure your visitors know about it. Your eco-conscious initiative definitely deserves a website that conveys how much your brand cares about the environment.
Plenty of WordPress themes were designed with green businesses in mind. All you have to do is choose one from among our top picks and customize it to fit your style. If none of our suggestions hit the mark for you, check out our WordPress theme directory where we share some of the best WordPress themes on the web.
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