Magento 2 Custom Themes

18 Apr | by Pranay Sonwalkar

eCommerce will play a big part in the future of business. Fact. So as Magento 2 specialists, the team at Rixxo have identified the best themes to fully utilise your eCommerce websites potential!

Digital is on the rise with more companies incorporating it as a key part of their growth strategy, and rightly so - that’s where their customers are! By the end of 2017, online shopping made up around 10.1% of retail sales. By 2021, this figure is due to reach 15.5%. I know, impressive advancement right!?

At Rixxo, we are specialists in integrating the eCommerce platform Magento 2 into businesses. Magento is the market leading platform for online sales and is already used by some of the biggest companies in B2B and B2C. Magento handles over $100 billion in gross merchandise volume, signifying its extreme reliable; and the fact that a second version has just been released just indicates the level of popularity.

But when installing your Magento 2 software, you need to ensure you have the right front-end design that suits your company values and brand messaging. Though it is possible to code your own themes, there are pre-made themes out there which you can purchase that can help you with this.

Here, we’ve picked out the three best-selling Magento 2 themes that will suit any retail business needing an eCommerce website!

Ultimo - Fluid responsive Magento theme

Ultimo is one of the best-selling Magento themes, supported by an advanced admin module. Its greatest attraction being it's easily customisable, simple to use and nicely responsive. It's sheer popularity comes from its suitability for every type of store and is optimised for SEO. It can be an awesome start for your custom projects.

Because it's can be customised in a variety of ways, it allows for easy changes to visual appearances for almost every element of this Magento theme.

Not the best at coding? No worries, all edits can be made straight away in the admin panel. You can choose from dozens of elements using colour pickers, set all kinds of options, apply textures for the header, footer or even the entire page, upload background images and configure properties (position, repeating, attachment), change the size and types of fonts, including much, much more…

See why it's one of the most popular Magento 2 Themes.

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Porto - Ultimate responsive Magento theme

Another big seller in Magento themes is Porto. Porto takes pride in their popularity, boasting over 32,000 satisfied eCommerce users - it’s safe to say Porto is a huge success in the global eCommerce market.

Porto Magento has been specially optimised to deliver the highest results on any and all speed tests, thus ensuring you of high-speed connections and great responsiveness - Porto is fully flexible and will adapt itself to any mobile or tablet device whether it be an iPad or iPhone, or even Android or Windows.

Porto is also fully compatible with the latest Magento version (Magento 2) and is ready to work with a whole host of extensions.

Check out Porto here!

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BUYSHOP - Responsive Retina eCommerce theme for Magento

One final option you should definitely take a look at if you're considering using Magento 2, is BUYSHOP. It's another extremely responsive eCommerce theme that comes loaded with 13 premade layouts. It allows you to easily and effectively establish a look and feel for your new website, without the stress of the complicated stuff in the backend! Each layout has been developed to provide users with a luxurious and smooth buying experience so that your focus can remain on maximising online revenue.

BUYSHOP includes hundreds of ways you can update your product listings, page displays, blog layouts and even shopping carts. With all of that instant customisation at your fingertips, you are virtually guaranteed a unique website every time.

Check out BUYSHOP here.

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If you need any help, speak to our team at Rixxo to find out how we can support a Magento 2 integration into your business and help your company take a slice of that online eCommerce market!