WordPress metro style themes continue to be wildly popular, despite the fact that they’ve been around for a few years now. The reason is simple, they are fun, contemporary and offer an easy, visual way to navigate through any kind of content. The bold colors, the clear geometric navigation, it all combines to create an engaging style that works for any type of site.

When I think about popular, trendy styles in WordPress design, it’s hard to overlook the Metro style.  It’s really blowing up wight now.  If you want a really contemporary, fun sort of design with minimalist tendencies, metro style might be a choice for you.  This collection is the best we’ve found yet with the typical geometric design, the color palette and the simple, stripped down style that makes a metro theme what it is.  If you have a business website, you’re an app developer, a personal blog, a real estate business or others, metro style gives a modern look with great features too.  Lots of people use metro style WordPress themes as an online resume or calling card.  (Some call that a vCard.)

Whatever you use a metro style template for, it’s going to make a great impact.  These themes were originally inspired by the Windows Metro style first observed in Windows 8’s first release back in 2012.  That was  few years back, but the metro style is still quite popular with a clean, modern and simple style that isn’t bowing in the least.


Stack Metro style template

This theme is called Stack, Stack is a strong ‘metro’ style WordPress theme from Themify and I think you’ll enjoy it for your site or company website. Themify is a theme manufacturer that excels in use of color, so it’s not surprising that their take on a Metro style motivated theme. For any type of company, this theme could be exactly what you will need to set your website apart from the crowd. Design a portfolio with a gorgeous masonry tiled layout, whatever the size and shape of your own images. Users can also filter the results, which is a excellent way to show the classes of images that you want to show. This responsive in every way theme can be retina prepared for high quality screens. Regardless of what design you want, it is at your fingertips with Themify’s drag and drop page builder. After all, this could be the ideal WordPress metro theme available on the market.

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Metro style theme with bold colors

A really classic example of the metro style is called, well…Metro.  They really nailed the grid layout, clean and simple lines and easy navigation.  Build in social icons and other features make this theme really easy to integrate into an existing social networking campaign.  Metro allows you to show off your portfolio with a featured image or even an image slider.  The responsive design and high resolution images look great on each and every device and screen size.  A variety of post formats like video, quotes, galleries, links and images mean this theme is perfect for blogging about a huge range of content types.  The metro layout can contain your content or widgets like a Flickr image box, recent posts, Twitter box, embedded video, a post slider and a whole lot more.

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Trendy design, simple and clean layout, fully responsive, DW Argo is a compelling WordPress theme that would make your eCommerce website stand out.  The theme features outstanding features and functions like sticky header, off-canvas navigation for mobile devices and tablets, keyboard navigation and a shop page using Easy Digital Downloads.  Your photographs are bright, dynamic and beautiful – you need a WordPress site that can deliver that same style.  This responsive template has a drag and drop content builder and dozens of gallery and portfolio options, you’ll find the flexibility and power to craft a site that looks exactly like you need it to look.  Eight menu layouts allow you to make great navigation depending on your personal style and taste.  Attention photographers, Photography includes a photo proofing feature built in, which is a must have for a photography business.

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metro press WordPress metro style theme

Powered by the awesome Warp framework and built with the latest and greatest HTML5 and CSS3 code, as well as PHP 5.2+, Metro.press is a premium quality responsive WordPress Theme that was clearly inspired by metro design. Metro.press offers child theme support, social media icons and links and it’s ready for translation, if you want to establish a site in multiple languages.  Metro.press is responsive, versatile, it’s completely resizable and there are unlimited variations available for you to experiment with.  And you’ve got to love that clean, modern metro style.

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