Free WordPress Theme Finder – How to Find What Wp Blog Theme a Site is Using

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More often than not when we are on a blog site the tendency of finding out the name of the blog theme on which that website is built and up and running becomes a factor especially when such site theme seems to be having a different the designs and layout from what we used to know or from the one we are much familiar with.

Even as a theme maker and programmer that customizes and create themes for people online, you would also find this how to find out what wordpress theme a blog site is using tutorial tips and tricks to sniffle other theme type online. So here are the ways to find out without too much ado

Three (3) Ways to Finding and Detecting a WordPress Site Theme Name

1. Using Automatic wordpress Theme Finder Tool online

What WordPress Theme is That?

This is the simplest, easiest and quickest method to find and detect what wordpress theme a site is using is running the free What WordPress Theme is that tool online


Seven (7) Details The Wp Theme Finder Tool Will Show you

Upon enter the website, and inputting the blog site address or url, the online blog theme finder software will show you any of the following if available

  • Theme name
  • Version of the blog theme,
  • Theme developer homepage (source)
  • Theme Coder Description
  • The Author or theme maker name
  • The theme or author website address
  • The theme License type

2. Using Google Chrome Theme Sniffer Extension Plugins

You can search google chrome plugin and extension webstore and install any suitable blog theme name sniffer or directly link to any of the two wp blog theme finder extension for chrome toolbar below and have them installed




3 Using Web Browser Page Source Information
This method is for advanced web/internet users, with browsers page source info, you can get the name of a wordpress site theme link and use Google search engine to get the remaining details about the theme.

All Web Browsers (Firefox, Chrome, Opera, IE etc.) Html Page source Shortcut Key


From any web browser environment just simply press this shortcut key  Ctrl+U and the web browser page source will be opened in a new tab, try looking and searching from the html page source from this new window, you will see the /wp-theme/ folder name and just copy and paste the link into any web search engine. Like i said above this method is rather meant for advance internet user, so if you are a newbie, i still strongly recommend you use the automatic theme finder tool online in method one above.

So if you have been wondering and trying to get a wordpress site theme name and all the necessary information to have sneak preview of the exact theme, I am sure you have found the handful of information above useful. Lets me know if this was really of great help to and if its answer your “What wordpress theme is a site using and running” question?


10 Responses to “Free WordPress Theme Finder – How to Find What Wp Blog Theme a Site is Using”

  1. Hi Jerrywhyte
    There is also another new tool you can use for that:
    Give it a try, it has new and interesting features, one of them being that it will also get the parent theme details if a child theme is found.

    • Hey Luis sure you are the Admin of Wp theme Detector, great tool just checked it out now
      but there seems to server issue as the webpage is not loading completely and fully

      • Thanks a lot Jerrywhyte.
        The issue you mentioned must have been something transitory. I´ve just checked it and it works perfect.

        • Its ok, your wordpress blog theme finder and detector web page looks great man
          i can help spread and share this with my follower if you can write a good guest
          post on its features and while its better that its rivals.

          What do you think? You can shoot me an email here and
          hook me up on skype: jerrywhyte1

  2. Aletha Freimuth says:

    Nice post. I was checking continuously this site and I’m impressed! Extremely useful info especially the last part I care for such info much. I was looking for this specific information for a long time. Thankyou and best of luck.

  3. Jamb 2013 says:

    I’m simply amazed by your tutorial, thanks, i’m just searching for my Friends website themes name and it’s working PERFECT!.
    Thanks MediaTechBlog.

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  5. Hi Jerry,
    Nice Work!
    I think you should include as well, its a free tool to search free/ paid CMS themes including WordPress.
    Take a look at the site and let me know your experience.


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