These are the top 5 simple / sleek / minimalist WordPress themes of 2014, take a look!
A minimalist-content-focused theme. Padhang comes with responsive layout, 2 widget areas under the main content, social menu, big background image, custom logo and custom menu. Padhang is a Javanesse word for bright. It featured bright white color with dark background. Easily customized from the theme customizer. Stand out your content.
Aquarius is a minimal theme with clean Georgia-based typography, built mainly for a personal bloggers. Let your users concentrate on reading, while you do the writing
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Detailed, minimalistic and full responsive. With Gravit your content is the focus of the experience. Great typography, full-width featured images, no distractions: just let your readers focus on what really matters: your content.
A Ghost-like WordPress theme. Casper (for WordPress) is a simple yet beautiful theme for bloggers. Inspired by the Ghost blogging platform, Casper is a WordPress port of the default theme by the same name. The goal of this project is to emulate the gorgeous theme while taking advantage of features exclusive to the WordPress framework. There are plenty of customization options included, accessible through the WordPress Customizer
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