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Suffusion

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106 reviews
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4 stars
4.8 out of 5 stars
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5 stars
Best Theme/Framework AND Plays Well With Plugins
By , for WP 3.4.2

I've used Suffusion on more than 20 sites, and I recommend it to anyone who wants a theme/framework with maximum flexibility. You can configure Suffusion to look like nearly any website out there, and it's so well-supported by the developer and other Suffusion users that you will rarely run into a question about configuring it that can't be resolved.

The other advantage to Suffusion is that it interacts well with the ecommerce plugins that it's specifically designed to support, and with any plugin that has been coded properly. The only time that I've ever run into an issue with a plugin causing problems on my Suffusion sites, the problem has turned out to be with the plugin's code, and not with Suffusion.

It's got a bit steeper learning curve than most themes because it's actually a framework, but it's well worth the effort to learn.

5 stars
Versatile
By , for WP 3.4.2

Grande versatilité. Le forum de discussion devrait être mieux structuré. Somme toute, ce thème correspond à mes besoins.

5 stars
Feature Rich, Versatile, and Stable
By , for WP 3.4

Suffusion is a great theme all around. I've used many different WordPress themes, and Suffusion is a really easy recommendation to make. The amount of customisation options are plentiful, you'd be able to alter many components of your site easily.

Another neat feature of the theme is the 'query post' widget, I use it to generate random posts on my sidebar, to allow my visitors to discover content that they might not have seen before.

The best thing I like about Suffusion is that it's really functional. Its not a fanciful and artsy looking theme, instead, its like the workhorse of WordPress theme.

You should use this theme if you're looking for something highly configurable, neat, and functional.

5 stars
Versatile
By , for WP 3.4.2

I've built 5 different kinds of sites using Suffusion it handles each one of them beautifully, each one has an entirely different look and different capabilities.

5 stars
Best most flexible free theme
By , for WP 3.4.2

I have used this theme now on about 15 sites everything from blogs to conventional websites to full on-line shopping sites. There is little you can't do right with the built in options and if you need to take it further then you can easily customise with CSS.

IMHO you won't find a better free theme.

5 stars
Easy to use, full of features
By , for WP 3.4.2

The web guru that I hired to move my WordPress.com blog to WordPress.org recommended and installed Suffusion. I have found that even though my knowledge of themes, CSS/HTML, plugins and widgets is very limited, I've been able to customize the look of my Suffusion theme to my liking.

I am also extremely impressed that the developer sends out frequent emails with information about updates and improvements, and that he maintains a forum for support.

I wish that some of the costly software I use for other things was as good as this and had such great support. Highly recommended.

5 stars
Simply the best
By , for WP 3.4.2

I've tried lots of themes. Suffision is still the best, since the first time until now.

5 stars
Framework of the Future
By , for WP 3.4.2

I have been a Suffusion user for almost 3 years now, and have used it to construct over 100 sites,... Why?
There is nothing this theme can't do!
Sayontan is a master of his craft, and ensures that the Suffusion keeps pace with the everchanging world of WordPress.
Support Forum, quick responsive, and a growing community of people willing to help.
Take a look at what it can do.

5 stars
The most flexible and universal theme you will find
By , for WP 3.4.2

I am using Suffusion on 5 different sites and more to come. Same theme all different looks. I am not a 'developer' but I have learned a bit of HTML since creating my own website. The support forum is fantastic especiallly for newbies and Sayontan Sinha, the developer is a hands on person. In this ever-changing world of technology, this theme has been kept up-to-date with W3 and WordPress.org. There are far more options than I will use however that is what makes this theme so incredible. Thank you Sayontan for your dedication to this theme.

Over 870,000 downloads as of Sept 2012 can't be wrong!

When my old free theme became outdated in 2010 and the developer elected not to upgrade I researched many premium and free themes and at the time was looking for only a couple of options that weren't available with the old one. I came across Suffusion and it had the answers I was looking for so I tried it. It is easier to navigate the options now than it was then and that is what makes it so great!
Colour changes, column selection of 1, 2, or 3 on any page or post, more widget areas than you should use, easy to integrate with autoresponders, payment and membership plugins.

5 stars
Just the best out there
By , for WP 3.4.2

Suffusion has the all options one would need, which perhaps most importantly include the different layouts possible. The custom includes and hooks add so much more on top of the options already available. All that plus the friendly support make it the best theme there is.

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