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  • # November 5, 2011 at 8:49 pm

    anybody found an easy way to search the theme repository on trying to find a theme called something like Blank on there, Google used to allow you to specify search only on a specific site, does not seem to be an option any more

    do wish they would improve the way they list themes on, what a mess!


    # November 6, 2011 at 1:53 am

    Check here for a selection of “blank” WP themes (including “Blank”), and here for a selection that are HTML5-ready.

    # November 6, 2011 at 2:55 am

    I would have to say that Starkers isn’t really well thought out but just stripped of styling.

    I would go for the HTML5 Reset Theme. It extracts all the bulk of WordPress and leaves you with a simple theme that you can add what you want without having to keep deleting the stuff you do not.

    # October 24, 2012 at 4:27 pm

    the latest starter theme from Automattic is _s, make your own personal copy at


    # October 25, 2012 at 1:47 am

    Just downloaded Underscores myself and have gotten out my tinkering tools…

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