Why I recommend the Genesis Framework
Reliable, Clean Code, Security, & SEO Ready
Reliability. The Genesis Framework and child themes have been around for 5+ years and are consistently being updated and upgraded to the latest web design trends and best practices.
Clean Code. Google loves clean code that is minimal and semantic, these 10 Genesis Framework child themes are very light-weight and give you super clean and efficient code that will not bog your blog down. This means that everything will load fast and work properly from the very start.
Security. These child themes are built in with air-tight security in mind. Hackers and spammers are not likely to want to waste their time figuring out how to take your site down. The 10 child themes below are very secure, and will consistently adapt to the consistent changes of the online world.
SEO Ready. I highly recommend the Genesis Child themes below because they are all SEO ready. Your categories, pages, posts, and all content will be organized with the structure that Google loves. This also makes your blog’s content easier to find and digest.
Beautifully Clean, Simple To Use, & Mobile Ready
It’s Beautiful! The genesis framework is designed with a minimal approach to web design, which basically means that your website will not be confusing or cluttered. The top 10 child themes that I recommend below are great options to start from nothing and have a beautiful blog up and running in only a few days.
It’s Simple. Most of the child themes below are super easy to customize and personalize to make your blog, yours. Framework specific plug-ins are available to easily add things like social media icons, author-bio, or a Pinterest style layout.
Tablet and Mobile Phone Friendly. Along with the super clean code, each of the recommended themes are tablet and smartphone ready. In web design world it is called responsive, but all it really means is that your blog will look flawless across different devices with very little effort of your part.
An Engaged Community and Affordable Themes
Community. Behind the Genesis Framework is a whole team of developers and designers consistently improving the Framework, building new themes, as well as plug-ins and other add-ons. There is an online forum where you can get questions to basic answers from other users. Also there are a large amount of Genesis specific web designers and coders that can give you a hand if you need something specific. Contact me here for more details
Affordable. For only $100 you can create a beautiful WordPress blog with the Genesis Framework + Child theme of your choice. While there are free themes, and less expensive options available, nothing will surpass the reliability, flexibility, security, simplicity and more of these themes.