10 Best WordPress Mobile Themes and Plugins to Install Now

Ankit Singh (Dev)
2 years ago / Updated - April 30, 2016
10 Best WordPress Mobile Themes and Plugins to Install Now

Today’s Web designers take more interest in downloading or buying website templates from the internet instead of coding our own. It saves time and money too. WordPress CMS is a good way to create a web site project for a client in just some minutes, read how you can setup a blog with WordPress in just some minutes. Why you need a mobile theme if already designers use a responsive WordPress theme to your website? Not everyone wants to keep responsive for mobile devices, even companies like Facebook, Google Search make our mobile design/template separate, not responsive. In WordPress, mobile themes are done using a plugin or maybe any theme with good mobile design.

1. WP Touch


Type: Plugin, Price: Free

WP Touch is a free and good way to make serve mobile friendly site to mobile visitors. For PRO users, multiple themes are allowed to preview and install. The free theme is clean, modern and very straight forward design.

To preview your WordPress site design with WP Touch, go to WP Touch from dashboard, select Theme settings and click the Preview theme’s button from below. You can also customize the mobile version template in many different ways, just go to the settings and begin customization.

2. WP Smart Mobile Theme

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Type: Plugin, Price: Free

The plugin adds a lighter mobile design for mobile visitors and even you can make a selection between free templates available in the WP smart mobile theme. Once you activate the plugin, add your site logo to the header.

Also, from appearance you can customize the coloring of mobile site which makes your mobile design perfect just like  above snapshot. The preview is also available and even you can take preview in different devices including Android and iPhone.

3. WP Rocket Mobile

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Type: Plugin, Price: Free

Rocket mobile provides a cool modern mobile design to visitors and with simple settings options you’re going to love this plugin. If the mobile theme is not working so make sure you select status enable from WP mobile settings. On footer, WP Rocket mobile also gives a link to switch that site to the desktop version and that’s very common. Add your logo, custom home page and more without any cost, all free.

4. WP Mobile Edition

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Type: Plugin, Price: Free

With a simple and lighter mobile design, WP Mobile Edition is the best plugin you need. The theme layout is very simple. On the header, icons are placed according to the regular mobile design and you can change the color of theme while taking the demo. The drop menus look cool and from below users can also switch from mobile to desktop site with just a click. The plugin is totally free to use.

5. Any Mobile Theme Switcher

Type: Plugin, Price: Free

Any Mobile Theme Switcher is a good solution to apply a custom theme for mobile users on a WordPress site. This is not the plugin with theme, you have to select any theme from your WordPress site and let the plugin detect mobile devices and load your selected template for mobile devices.

First, you need a mobile template which you can download from below and after install it, and select the template from settings. If you don’t like to install paid mobile templates, then you can use a free responsive WordPress template.

6. Rogue Mobile Theme


Type: Theme, Price: $34

Rogue is a clean, modern and customizable mobile theme for WordPress that you can use for your mobile visitors. It was paid so no other free theme is better than rogue. The way this theme load content with loader and the side menu is very modern and your visitors gonna love this. It was the most popular mobile WordPress theme in themeforest. Post page, comment section, share buttons are all looking perfect according to the theme design and coloring.

7. Now – Extensive Theme


Type: Theme, Price: $29

Now is best for bloggers and developers and it was optimized for all popular smartphone platforms, including Android, iOS and more. Gallery, Pricing table, Post formats, Button, coloring are all easily customizable and even you can do SEO settings for mobile.

8. TOUCH: A Lighter Mobile Theme

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Type: Theme, Price: $29

‘Touch’ is lighter as his name and it was fully optimized for mobile and tablet devices. The gallery system is very unique that your mobile visitors can swipe, pinch and zoom through images. Professional coloring and icons on the header with a drop menu makes users experience more simpler like YouTube. Share buttons, Contact forms are animated and forms didn’t need any validation by you, it already has own.

9. Metro Mobile Premium

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Type: Theme, Price: $39

Are you a fan of Windows phones? You’re going to love this premium theme. With metro style layout, the theme change your mobile WordPress site into a windows phone. You can change the background of tiles with a color or a custom image.Upload your site logo and splash screen logo to make theme yours. Visitors can also change their mobile’s screen to landscape or portrait and Metro mobile theme auto adjust on screen.

10. Resans – Mobile and Tablet

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Type: Theme, Price: $29

Resans is a highly advanced WordPress mobile theme based on many plugins. There you will get an advance admin panel with all features that a mobile developer need.