Top 10 Best Political WordPress Themes 2016 Edition

Undoubtedly, politicians success relies on their campaign. It is not about the best political pledges but how these pledges are communicated. However, political campaigns are expensive, and it’s easy to spend big money on consultants that push custom websites. Making use of political WordPress themes like the ones we’ve compiled in this collection is a great way to save money without sacrificing the appearance of your candidacy.

Generally, WordPress is a free content management system and one of the most famous blogging systems in the world. It is really easy to use it, you don’t need to know a single thing about programming and you will be able to build your own websites, as well as you will be provided by some templates of finished websites ready for use. These themes can be used in different purposes and of course, one of those is political campaign.

Below is the list of the top political WordPress themes for politicians, candidates and political campaigns to stand out between your competitors. This list features all available premium WordPress themes for political websites as of today. Most are responsive and many offer interesting features like built-in donation collection, event calendars, and email contact forms.



FrontRunner is a political WordPress theme for your political campaign, super PAC, candidate, organization, political party or interest group news. It has blog templates with events and calendar listings, as wel as issues templates, videos templates. FrontRunner has YouTube integration for you to seamlessly include your video in HD to your website. Also included is a landing page templates, packed with newsletter sign up, donation sites that supports PayPal, contact form, and custom error page template. Your website also has its own custom sign in system so that your followers can keep track of what you are doing. All Photoshop files included for further customization.



Candidate is a unique and sober, bright and fresh-faced WordPress theme that will be suitable for any nonprofit organization, such as charity, political campaign, church etc. It includes all the needed tools such as Visual Content Composer, Visual Composer Form Builder, Revolution Slider, powerful settings panel that will help you to build a really good website. To help you out even more, there is the integration of WooCommerce, the most popular e-commerce plugin. That plugin is also packed with Universe Funder – a WooCommerce Crowdfunding System. It theme is completely WPML-ready.

Candidate comes ready with Boxed and Wide versions. Then, you can choose among the 3 variants of homepage and 2 blog styles, as well as a sticky menu header, 3-level drop-down menu, and 2 different sliders powered by Revolution and Flex sliders. There is unlimited number of sidebars, while incorporated with many useful shortcodes such as columns, content boxes, tabs, toggles, accordion, buttons, quotes, table, alert boxes, tables, pricing tables, lists, forms etc. Your website has touch enabled option for product carousels and sliders, a drop-down shopping cart. Product Cloud Zoom and lightbox are also available.



Campaign is a vibrantly relatable while incredibly professional, resourceful WordPress electoral campaign and political website theme. Campaign is a purposefully built and very powerful WordPress theme directed at the political professional segment. Campaign is popularly polished at delivering fundraiser websites as well as candidate profile websites and several other niche political applications. That’s delivered to you by the seamless handling of special events functionalities and donation payment management among dozens of other specific details that Campaign simply gets right, out of the experience.

Campaign comes with animation and lightbox gallery that can be easily disabled, along with the page loader with custom colors and background. Threre are also an unlimited numbers page layouts, all are incorporated with powerful admin options and user friendly page builder. Addef to that, 4 different 404 page layouts are ready for you to choose. Unlimited color scheme and 600+ Google fonts enable endless possibility for you.



Diplomat is an effective andinherently responsive political WordPress theme. It specifically aims at politicians and political campaign managers seeking a streamlined and all-inclusive political, electoral or social movement campaign website solution. It also equipped with the all required tools to help you building really great website and as a result it will involve more visitors and client to your company.

First thing first, there is no need for long time waiting and cluttering import, export procedure as Diplomat comes with the fat feature of one-click-demo-install. Then, Diplomat provides with detailed documentation and video instructions which are so easy to follow and figure out, you will see how easy is to work with Diplomat.

Diplomat effortlessly totally fits your corporate design, sure you need to structure your own website layout and content exactly as demo version shows. One of the most appreciated features of the theme is the package of 15 custom widgets: Accordion, Contact Form, Contact Us, Events Calendar, Facebook Like Box, Featured Event, Flickr Feed, Google Map, Latest Tweets, Mail Subscription, Metro Style, Popular/Latest Posts, Social Links, Soonest Event, Video.



Unite is a modern and stylish WordPress theme designed for political websites of any kind: election campaigns, political and social movements, political party’s or individual political figure’s website. A dedicated support staff is available for all concerns around the clock, should the extensive theme documentation provided and developer-friendly, modular coding necessitate so, though developers love working with. With all of the above mentioned factors, Unite is best to be used for both political candidate and political party websites with integrated Event plugin and Donation form.

Unite comes with powerful shortcodes, custom widgets, and huge range of customization options. The Unite theme offers unique homepage layouts, gorgeous. The Revolution Slider accommodates for a homepage slider. Then, you can use the Visual Composer integration to help you build your own page designs, and a lot of other premium features that will contribute a lot to your campaign’s success. If you wish to build a portfolio, you will find the awesome Essential Grid Plugin coming with our theme. Events Calendar will notify your voters about upcoming meetings with their leader. integrated Paypal payment option for your convenience.



Election is a reliable and ultra mobile-friendly political WordPress retina ready theme created for political blogger or political candidate. Election will give you a beautiful website design that is mobile friendly, functionally robust, SEO friendly, and easy to use. It has powerful CMS functionality and a long list of premium features. Election is a fully responsive theme, meaning it will look great on the smallest smartphone as well as the biggest desktop monitor.  And for everything else, there’s a shortcode—dozens of them, all unbelievably politically or electorally specific, customizable and polished, each a couple clicks away.



Politicize is a responsive WordPress theme which is designed for politicians, political parties. It is compatible with all modern mobile devices. Politicize is a very well designed WordPress theme with IgnitionDeck integration for crowdfunding, WooCommerce Shop Integration, a blog, multiple galleries, , unlimited color schemes, events, donations, layer slider and team pages. There are more than 22 background patterns and 5 header styles premade so you can quickly set up a website. It comes with background uploader, Drag Drop Page Builder, Drag Drop Slider Manager for better management of posts and pages. There are also social share buttons for posts so that your followers can spread the words.

RIght Way


Right Way is a visually high impact and memorable WordPress theme created towards politics and politicians. Focused especially on politics and politicians, Right Way can become the best website to reveal any political event or depict any public figure. It is particularly helpful for people who seek to manage a political movement or party, or simply intent to create an informational portal with political orientation.

It’s characterized by attractive and bright design, as well as numerous options and functions. Right Way is also a cunning and high performance theme that has been specifically built to meet and exceed the demands of high-pressure, high traffic political websites. With that strong foundation, it reliably and seamlessly manages fundraising efforts and campaigns, donor contributions and payment processing though multiple streams in a dynamic environment. Each elements are all readily available in an intuitive drag and drop page building interface packed with demo template websites for you to simply customize to your candidate and go live with.



Activism is a clean and minimal responsive WordPress theme for non-profit organizations, events websites or any other business or personal website. The theme has premium plugin Slider Revolution, as well as a prominent drag and drop Page Builder. There is one new feature that comes with the latest update is the compatibility with Event Calendar plugin. This will help you build events list and events single page. Moreover, the donation page also packs along with the theme. To beautifully showcase your works and events, The popular Slider Revolution premium plugin is also ready to use out of the box. There are LESS files for easy color change, as well as po and mo files included to enable manual translation.



Nominee is a WordPress theme that designed specially for political and public figures. It’s design is flexible enough to fit any political option and social issue. Hence, the theme can also be use as any non-profit organization, such as charity, event, campaign etc.

Nominee is extremely easy to setup and configure. I comes with advanced typography option that can be managed from theme option panel. The powerful Visual Composer page builder is also included so you can create any layout in minute. Added to that, there are many custom template for Visual Composer, so you can create any section or page only just one click. To aid the organizing works, the theme has event management tools such as event countdown clock, upcoming event, event schedule, event speaker and event single page.

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