Twenty Thirteen WordPress Theme has emphasis on blogging, and post backgrounds are assigned based on post formats. If you don’t use post formats, but want the colors of Twenty Thirteen, get this one — it’ll simply alternate the background colors sequentially.
The 2013 theme for WordPress takes us back to the blog, featuring a full range of post formats, each displayed beautifully in their own unique way. Design details abound, starting with a vibrant color scheme and matching header images, beautiful typography and icons, and a flexible layout that looks great on any device, big or small.
Colorful design and Header Images
First thing you’ll notice in Twenty Thirteen themes are the colors. Nothing against Twenty Twelve, but moving from it to Twenty Thirteen feels like moving from an Eastern Bloc town to Rio. Last year’s default themes was bland and meant to let your content do the talking, this one jumps at you with a vibrant color scheme and matching header images, but makes sure your content looks great, too.
Back to Blog and Post Formats
Twenty Thirteen attempted to be more of a CMS themes. Not sure if that was a success, but Twenty Thirteen “takes us back to blog”, with beautiful typography, font icons and lots of attention given to post formats, each one being displayed in a unique way.
The 2013 theme for WordPress.com is a colorful, opinionated, and ready to give your blog a warm, welcoming vibe.
Responsive, Device-agnostic Layout
What makes this theme really shine are the design details. Starting with a thoughtfully crafted responsive layout, Twenty Thirteen is intended to be viewed on any size device from smartphones and tablets up to the latest and greatest HiDPI screens. No matter how your readers decide to visit, it’ll remain good-looking, readable, and usable.
To increase readable and attractiveness, Twenty Thirteen features two gorgeous display fonts, Source Sans Pro for body text and Bitter for headings. A symbol-font called Genericons is used to provide seamlessly scaling icons across the theme.
Post Formats Galore
Twenty Thirteen features the full range of post formats available in WordPress, each displayed beautifully in their own unique way.