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
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 http://whatwpthemeisthat.com.
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?