New Gambling WordPress Themes To Watch
The “casino affiliates vs. WordPress” battle has changed a lot in the recent years. Not that long ago, having a gambling affiliate site on WordPress was not all that easy. You had to do everything by hand, and hire developers to implement any specified functionalities. Not the case anymore.
These days, it’s no longer a battle, it’s a full blown cooperation, with specialized casino and gambling WordPress themes being launched to the affiliate public.
Some of those themes we want to discuss today are the best gambling WordPress themes out there.
This is a directory of free themes. At the time of writing, there are more than 20 themes available for instant download.
Most of them feature many customization features and deliver various layouts and functionalities.
There are themes available for casino sites, poker sites, bingo sites, and other branches of online gambling.
Each theme comes with a live preview, so you can always see what a given theme looks like exactly.
However, whenever you’re using free themes, be ready to link to the theme’s author from your footer.
WP Gambling is another directory of free gambling WordPress themes.
Each theme comes with a detailed description of features and some pre-made layouts and designs.
If you browse the directory for a minute, you’ll quickly see that the themes have actually quite an impressive range of functionalities to offer.
Just to name a few:
- Ad banner placements.
- Simple casino review tables.
- Multilevel menu navigation.
- Social bookmarking ready.
- Free theme support.
- Related posts.
- Nested comments.
- Optimized for videos, and many more features.
There are a lot of themes available, but again you have to be ready to link to the author of the theme from your footer in order to attribute their work.
For many affiliates, this is the WordPress theme provider of choice.
Even though the themes are premium ($40 for the theme only, or $175 for the theme + framework), they are very popular due to actually delivering the most impressive range of functionalities.
As part of your purchase, you get the whole gambling framework that turns your WordPress site into an online-gambling-optimized affiliate business.
It helps you to create and manage gambling affiliate sites without having to tweak any source code or hire other professionals.
There are themes available for: poker, casino, sportsbook, bingo, and virtually any other branch of online gambling.
Among the provided features, you get: flexible content (with sidebar width settings), banner management system, child themes with unique designs, multiple layouts, affiliate widgets, affiliate URLs protection, built-in SEO options, and more.
Each theme also comes with full support (forum, documentation, video tutorials).
We’re sure that 2013 will bring even more great developments for gambling affiliates working with WordPress, but this is something we have to wait for to happen. As for now, we believe that you can launch a great affiliate site as it is just by using the themes mentioned above.
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in January 2013 and has been revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.