Studiopress has released the Genesis 2.0 framework some days back, and it comes with some impressive features, most notably, the HTML5 markup and built-in support for microdata.

The new improved framework means faster website loading time, cross-browser compatibility, mobile friendly and enhanced site’s search engine optimization (SEO) with the support. Apart from that, there are many under-the-hood enhancements.

So if you’re thinking to find such Genesis 2.0 based HTML 5 themes, then here’s a list of ten such themes. Go ahead and lay your eyes on these beautiful themes. Note that these are just child themes, which means you’ll need the Genesis framework also in order to run them.

Minimum Pro

Minimum Pro is a premium WordPress theme from Studiopress that runs on the Genesis framework. The theme is clean, elegant, powerful and uncluttered which makes it ‘minimum’ in real sense. The theme comes with features like: custom background, custom header, footer widgets, featured images, HTML5 markup, mobile responsive and threaded comments.

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Going Green

Going Green is a premium WordPress theme from Studiopress that fully supports the HTML5 markup and Genesis 2.0 framework. The Going Green Pro Theme includes the following features: 4 color styles, 3 site layouts, custom background, custom header, custom menus, featured images, fixed width, HTML5 markup, mobile responsive, theme options.

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Sixteen Nine

Sixteen Nine lets your verbal and visual personality shine through while proving that design can be simple and stunning. The main features of this theme are custom background, mobile responsiveness, landing page template and HTML5.

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Eleven40 Pro

Eleven40 Pro is one of the best looking blogging theme from Studiopress. The intelligent design of eleven40 incorporates mobile-responsive flexibility and HTML5 to deliver the right look at the right time. The theme features 4 different color styles, 6 layout options, footer widgets, and HTML 5 markup.

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Copyblogger 2

Copyblogger 2 is a free Genesis 2.0 based child theme suitable for professional bloggers, marketers and personal bloggers. The theme is developed using the HTML5 markup and CSS3. It comes with 6 page layouts, 5 color styles, landing page template, footer widgets and more.

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Pure Elegance

The Pure Elegance theme takes advantage of all the goodness of the Genesis Framework by StudioPress and adorns it with a beautiful & flexible design. Featuring a clean & classic look, this versatile theme shows off your photos in a superb way.

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Zen is simple and minimalist theme. It includes Flexslider and have 10 colors schemes. This theme is Genesis 2.0 compatible.

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Neo is a clean and responsive Genesis child theme, an elegant solution for showcasing your work. The theme comes with many theme options, responsive layout and Genesis 2.0 support.

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Modern Blogger Pro

Modern Blogger Pro comes with various color options for you to choose from, six different layout options as well as a widget designed for a slider or ad space, and an awesome Portfolio page.
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Latent is a stylish child theme built for Genesis 2.0. This theme includes a ‘portfolio’ custom post type with a really cool title hover effect. There are testimonials, callout boxes, buttons, font icons and a custom header and background built in already.

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With Crave’s modern magazine-style layout and appetizing aesthetic, your readers will definitely be lining up for seconds. 3 delectable color choices and styling for all your favorite widgets makes Crave a theme that will leave any mouth watering. This theme will definitely appeal to female bloggers and recipe blogs.

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3 thoughts on “10 WordPress Themes Based on Genesis 2.0 and HTML5”
  1. Hi!

    I love your theme. Does it work on Genesis Framework too? Is it a child theme? Is there a way to buy it?

    Thanks 🙂

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