Setting up a free WordPress theme may not be a great idea since you have limited customization options and the overall look and feel is not that good enough to portray your professionalism. This is where paid WordPress themes can be an advantage.
However, don’t just buy whatever fancies your attention, here are some things you should know before buying a WordPress theme.
Or better yet, answer these questions for a quick checklist:
- Who is the seller?
- Does it meet WordPress code compliance?
- Is it frequently updated?
- Is it too cheap, or too expensive?
- What are the features available in the theme?
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