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What is LayoutPress?

LayoutPress is a WordPress starter theme with an intuitive interface for visually creating page layouts with WordPress widgets, helping to rapidly prototype, design and develop WordPress themes.

Why LayoutPress?

  • Built for WordPress, the most popular CMS in the world with over 30,000 plugins.
  • Drag and drop page layout editor with no code required.
  • Edit templates in the template hierarchy or create custom page templates.
  • Use any WordPress or LayoutPress widget.
  • Extended site customizer with live CSS editing.
  • Lightweight with no bloated extra features.
  • Built on Underscores, the Automattic Theme Team starter theme.
  • Uses Bootstrap, the most popular front-end framework.
  • Automatically responsive and mobile-friendly.
  • Rapid theme prototyping, design and development.

Who is LayoutPress?

Troy Templeman, Founder / Designer

Troy Templeman

Founder / Designer

Troy is a passionate designer in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada – the most eastern city in North America. He has 15 years experience in branding, print, web and multimedia and works with clients who understand the importance of good design in marketing and communications. Aside from design, he’s also obsessed with Adidas apparel, Subway sandwiches and Superman.

Muhammad Abid, Developer

Muhammad Abid


Hailing from Lahore, Pakistan, Abid is a web application architect and developer with an interest in popular web technologies such as HTML5, PHP, ASP and JSP and a love for frameworks involving OOP and MVC. With his vast experience in WordPress theme and plugin development, Abid helped bring LayoutPress from vision to reality.


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