We are often asked — What theme should I use? All themes that are 100% WooCommerce will work perfectly with WC Vendors Free & WC Vendors Pro. As with anything, some theme authors like to advertise WooCommerce compatibility, but are not actually 100% WooCommerce compatible. As your theme author if they use the “woocommerce.php” file for theme integration — If they say yes, don’t buy the theme, because it’s not really 100% WooCommerce compatible.
Additionally, there are themes designed specifically for multi vendor marketplaces, meaning they have added custom code to integrate even more fluidly with WC Vendors. Check out these amazing themes below! Remember, WC Vendors does not develop themes. For an issue with any of the themes below, you should contact the theme author for support.
Social Marketplace, by BuddyBoss – From our friends at BuddyBoss, comes Social Marketplace. It’s a wonderfully beautiful theme, that requires WC Vendors Free or Pro, and is incredibly tweaked with a variety of fantastic options. Features like being able to search individual stores, full integration with BuddyPress for contacting vendors, profiles, favorite stores, favorite products, multilingual support, social login integration, completely responsive, and much more. There’s too many features to list! We’re very proud of BuddyBoss for developing such a perfect theme and even more proud that it’s the first theme designed exclusively for WC Vendors Free & Pro.
BuddyBoss constantly updates their themes to work with the latest versions of WooCommerce, BuddyPress, WC Vendors Free & Pro, and also provide theme support quickly on their support forums. In fact, WCVendors.com uses a BuddyBoss theme, and Ben’s been a customer of their themes for years, and knows their support and theme capabilities. We wouldn’t recommend it to you if we didn’t feel so strongly for them. This theme requires WC Vendors Free or Pro.
Handy – Handmade Shop WordPress WooCommerce Theme is a stylish responsive and easy to use WordPress theme. Handy Shop WooCommerce theme is a great start for any one who is looking to start his one handmade online shop or looking to create a handmade goods marketplace. Theme comes with plenty of features, like out of the box layout configurator that allows you to set custom layouts on each of you static pages, blog, and shop pages. You can also set any colors you want through our theme’s control panel. Setting a custom font for the theme has never been easier. Note: The authors of Handy are a bit lazy at updating their themes. If you always update to the latest plugin/theme versions every time you load wp-admin, you might want to skip this theme.
Marketica v2.0 allows you to turn your store into a vendor marketplace. You can assign existing products to vendors, or they can add and edit their own ones. Every vendor will have a dedicated vendor page on your site where they will be able to list all of their products, but they will also show up in your normal shop pages so you can sell your own products alongside those of your vendors.
Pasar is another WooCommerce WordPress Theme from TokoPress to help you building your online store quickly with powerful WooCommerce WordPress plugin. Pasar also supports WC Vendors that allows you to turn your store into a vendor marketplace. You can assign existing products to vendors, or they can add and edit their own ones. Every vendor will have a dedicated vendor page on your site where they will be able to list all of their products, but they will also show up in your normal shop pages so you can sell your own products alongside those of your vendors.
ShopMe has a clean, beautiful design from one side and powerful, flexible back-end from other side. Due to its versatility it can perfectly suit to any type of online store. The theme includes all needed ecommerce features for building of a powerful online store such as powerful theme options panel, sliders Revolution and Layer, deals of the day, Visual Composer, quick view, 6 homepage layouts, cookie control, unlimited product blocks, 6 header layouts, etc..