An updated version v 1.1.1 of Writ has been submitted to WP repository. It contains several improvements. Adventurous users can download the file using this link .

Writ WordPressWrit is a new & my first publicly available WordPress theme framework that is specially made for story writers, legal blogs and content based bloggers. You can download the latest version of this theme directly from


 Writ (noun: a piece or body of writing) is based on _s theme framework by Automattic and is aimed to be completely content focused with four optional sidebars, three in footer and one on right of the content area. It features the new WordPress post formats, featured images and custom header. As web has turned to be extremely responsive, this theme is too. Now you don’t need a separate mobile theme to display most of your content to readers. The right-aligned and left aligned (alignleft, alignright) images move right & left from main content and give pull quote effect.

Notable Features

Wide content

Focused on two things only… writing and reading.

writ wordpress theme colored


WordPress Customizer

Some extra options are available in WordPress theme customizer, which are:

  • Header background color
  • Header text color
  • Header image (optional) of 1200px x 150px can be displayed in combination with title and tagline or on its own.



There are total four widget areas available with this theme, one in right of the sidebar and the other three in footer area. Right sidebar can take a width of 360px on higher resolution devices to boost user interaction with your site, while it stays slim on standard ones.

Jetpack Support

Writ supports Jetpack features very well including new post formats, contact forms, jetpack comments and subscription forms.

Post Formats

Post formats like Standard, Aside, Link, Image, Video and Audio displays assigned blog articles in distinct beautiful ways. For example, Aside (which are usually short) and quote posts do not display title of the posts as titles are unnecessary with aside and quotes.


Asides are smart and brief.

aside format

Quote posts are boldly displayed with quote genericons.

quote format


Standard post formats show titles and content both in normal way.




Audio and  Video post formats have their own styling for displaying content, while in a link format the post title links direct to the first hyperlink you inserted in the article. Nice, isn’t it?

video format



Editor Styles

Writ has built-in editor styles. This means that the appearance of your content in the post and page editors is as close to the appearance of the content on the live site as possible.$

And also

Requires Yoast’s SEO. 🙂

Contact Form 7 Support

Requires WP Contact Form 7 plugin.



You can track the development of this theme and report issues at my github page . If you need any customization help, you can always contact me. The following features are in draft:

  • Rating system
  • Couch mode.
  • Print Friendly (done!)
  • Full Jetpack Portfolio support
  • Theme Options on Options FrameWork
  • Inbuilt SEO
  • flexslider

 Download writ theme here


Feel free to ask questions, send feedback and even point out mistakes. Great conversations start with just a single word. How to write better comments?
  1. Presently I am using Juno WP theme, but i don’t know which one will be good for my website, my site Bright Verge is a news site, if you have some better choice for, please tell me. I need a beautiful and customized theme for SEO and clear and good font for readers.

    Thanks Regards,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

You May Also Like
Read More

A bug in DW Question & Answer makes all comments ‘Anonymous’

While I was busy with semester exams, my colleague figured that all comments are showing to be posted by Anonymous author. How weird? Anonymous name is given to the writer of a comment in which ‘author-name’ field is kept blank. I did not allow to post ‘anonymous’ comments on this blog and everything was okay until I installed the latest update (1.2.9, possibly) of Design Wall’s…
general minify
Read More

How to optimize speed of your WordPress site for free

Who doesn’t like a fast loading website/blog under his name? But to attain a beautiful yet fast loading webpage is one of the toughest tasks of web development. It costs great effort and money. You buy overpriced web-hosting plans hoping to get a speedy website, but still you feel something is wrong. Your website doesn’t load as fast it was expected. Slow page…
Read More

Social Networks for Math Majors

Math or Mathematics is not as difficult as it is thought to be. Mathematical Patterns, Structures, Geometry and its use in everyday life make it beautiful. ‘Math majors’ term generally include Math students, Math professors and researchers or Mathematicians. Internet has always been a tonic for learners and whole internet is supposed to be a social network, in which one…
Read More

The best 15+ WordPress Themes for Photographers

Everybody wants to be a photographer these days, but very few people actually think of ways to showcase their art online. Photography can not only be a means of self-expression, but also a moneymaker. WordPress themes for photographers are the best option for those who want both – to present their photographic masterpieces to the world as well as earn…
Read More

5 Best Blogging Tools for WordPress Bloggers in 2019

Blogging can be a highly rewarding experience. When you realize that thousands or even millions of people read your posts diligently, you feel rewarded for your creative efforts. Besides, when you note that the ranking of your blog remains high, you know that many more people are likely to find it and read the content. You can always monitor the…