Mobile Version

Swell Lite

A Swell Free Theme

A beautifully minimal free blogging theme with a 5-star-rating and 30,000+ downloads.

Swell Lite boasts an ultra clean design and extremely well commented and formatted code. Download the free theme, or start your website instantly with Swell Lite using Organic Hosted.

Swell Lite is ridiculously easy to setup using the WordPress customizer, making it an excellent solution for bloggers. The theme was crafted with WordPress.com standards in mind, and it’s consistently updated and maintained within WordPress theme repository. Budding theme designers and developers will appreciate picking this theme apart to see the attention to detail we use in the construction of every Organic Theme.

Theme support is not included with Swell Lite, but there is a premium version of Swell available for sale on our site that includes support, documentation, several additional page templates, features and options.

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This theme is created for self-hosted WordPress websites. If you have a WordPress.COM blog, you will need to purchase the theme from WordPress.com, or have the theme hosted.

Swell Lite Features


  • Customizer Options
  • Responsive Framework
  • Retina Optimized
  • HTML5 and CSS3
  • Google Fonts
  • Custom Header
  • Custom Background
  • Custom Menu
  • Featured Images
  • Custom Page Templates
  • Numbered Pagination
  • Multiple Sidebars
  • Multiple Column Layouts
  • Widget Ready

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Theme Setup Service

With our Theme Setup service we'll manually install WordPress, your Organic Theme and some essential plugins. In addition, we'll install demo content, setup your theme options, upload your logo, change the background and more!