Author Buzz blogs have access to a collection of themes to choose from. These include premium themes unique to Author Buzz.
- The developers have made some themes available for download.
For authors we specifically recommend one of the following themes:
- Verbosa – our head geek uses Verbosa.
- Ad Mag-Lite (Due to be replaced by Thanet Creative Theme)
- Agama and Agama Blue
- Author – a theme designed with writers in mind. Recommended.
- Baskerville – ideal if you have something to showcase. New.
- Book Rev Lite – a theme for book review blogs. Highly recommended. New & Recommended.
- Gazette. New.
- Goran – a very flexible theme. Recommended.
- Independent Publisher. New.
- MH Collection of themes (New) – MH CampusMag, MH Edition lite, MH Magazine lite, MH Squared lite
- newsbd24. New.
- Portfolio Press – ideal if you have something to showcase. New.
- Samurai – a minimalist theme. New.
- Serena. Recommended.
- Sitepoint Base
- Syntax. Recommended.
- Twenty Sixteen and Twenty Seventeen. Two WordPress default themes.
- Verbosa – Recommended for authors and reviews.
- Writr – an experimental choice designed to be a bit like Tumblr. New.
Private and Premium Themes
If you require a custom theme or a premium upgrade please feel free to ask in the forums. An admin will contact you to talk about your needs.
The following private themes are in use on this site.
- Bible Student – a child theme of Sitepoint Base created for a user to support dynamic Bible verse linking
- Author Buzz UK – a customised version of a customising theme; this is not available because it would behave very strangely on a standard blog.
- Thanet Star – a child theme created for a news blog