We have already created an article in which we have listed the free GENESIS child themes from different developers and today we have comprised a list of genesis theme 2016 that are simple, intuitive and has documentation support as well. Documentation support makes it easy to install the theme perfectly for the website. Below are some free child themes which are developed by Wpcanada developers for Genesis framework and have enough features to complete a blog. Therefore, if you are looking for decent and clean Genesis child themes then you should have to give one look to them for your WordPress website.
These themes are released under the GPL and are free to use. Please note: The main thing that is to note is that all these themes are not independent themes & do need a parent theme i.e Genesis framework for installation and proper functioning.
Free Genesis child themes with a clean interface
These all themes are based on Genesis sample theme design but little tweaks and extra features. If you don’t have the coding knowledge and start your blogging or website then these are some best options.
Here are the features of these themes
- Built-in support for HTML5 & schema.org markup
- A11y compliance
- 6 different layouts
- custom header
- custom background
- custom widgets
- feature images
- 4 content column classes
- intuitive theme panel
- powerful SEO options – no need for plugins
- Google fonts
- Genericons support for custom primary navigation links
- 8 different content box styles to choose from
- 11 different gradient buttons
- 2 additional widget areas, Before Entry and After Entry
- widget Page Template
- landing Page Template
- single post navigation
- 3 menu locations – Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary
- responsive layout
- internationalized – ready for translation
- and more
Freeze is a Responsive Genesis Blog child theme with three column layout as a blog page. Its absolutely free and can customize as per requirement.
Genesis sample- Free genesis child themes
It is a free and open source theme which officially developed and distributed by the Studiopress developer of Genesis framework. This theme comes with basic touch and to the point needed elements required by a blog website theme.
Available to download and for a demo on Github
AIKO Child theme
Another theme for Genesis Framework at free of cost but with good design in tiles format for magazine blogs with header widget area and 4 widget areas on 4 columns.
It is also available on Github
KIMI for businesses
Download from Github