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20 Best AJAX Powered WordPress Creative Portfolio Themes 2017

Being a professional these days consist of more than owning a suit and a set of business cards. You also need to prove to your potential clients that you are up to date with the latest trends in technology, especially if you work in a field that has more or less to do with computers or with the internet. That’s why you need to think about developing an online resume. An online resume will prove to your clients that you are a true professional, given that it is well put together.
The online resume is basically a website about yourself from the perspective of your work. So, you must construct an image that every client wants to see. Building a shiny image for yourself and your company will help you sign new clients, and you will reach employers that are outside your geographic area.

Your online resume should include everything about your professional self.Include details like your bio and contact information, your skills and training, the services or products you want to sell, and your previous projects. If you want better results, you should start a blog on your portfolio website. On this blog you can post information about your field of work, your experiences, your professional goals and achievement, and basically anything that has something to do with your job.

In order to build an excellent portfolio website, you should start looking for a great theme. The best themes are the ones designed in JavaScript. They are known as Ajax powered themes. In the following paragraphs you will be able to learn about the most popular and professional looking Ajax powered portfolio themes.


prism - minimal portfolio theme

Prism is a fresh, clean and fast loading WordPress theme custom-built for corporate, app landing page, freelancer, creative agency, portfolio or any other creative websites. Its minimal design allows your content to standout from the competition. This theme is built great attention to details. Awesome CSS3 features like Blend modes, cool animations, mouse movement parallax, and a sci-fi inspired Neuron animation are added incorporated in this theme to add visual appeal to your website. This theme is powered by AJAX for better speed and enhanced user experience. Its fully responsive layout adjusts faultlessly when viewed on different devices such as desktop, tablets and smartphones. It is highly customizable WordPress themes with several layouts, unlimited color options, drag & drop page builder, fullscreen slider, 2 map versions 2 different menu transitions and more.

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Borderland is an attractive and visually expansive, professionally graphically composed and very neatly structured, aesthetically minimalist and uncluttered, easy to use and highly intuitive, flexible and deeply pliable, tech-savvy and boldly expressive, daring and innovative, colorful and candid responsive WordPress multiconcept, multipurpose website theme. Borderland is an impressively technologically advanced theme, extensively developed through a number of different conceptualized approaches resulting an an all-around well balanced, dependable and robust theme brimming with resourceful functionality and utter ease of use.

Borderland has been developed on a flexible Bootstrap modular design, coded in HTML5 W3C valid code and styled through handsome and smooth CSS3 technologies, but it is the swift and elegant deployment of magnificent AJAX effects, from powerful filtering and sorting to smooth loading and dynamic scrolling, AJAX brings Borderland websites alive like no other site on the net. Borderland is extremely streamlined for optimal simplicity, and webmasters without any prior coding experience will be able to create truly outstanding, professional quality, bold and unique websites in a matter of minutes with Borderland. Gorgeous Parallax visual effects and HTML5 powered video and fullscreen support are present in the beautiful and custom developed Elated Slider plugin, integrated for your convenience. Take Borderland for a test drive today!

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Vigor is a youthful and vibrant, energetic and luminously bright, colorful and fresh-faced, creative and wonderfully innovative, bold and expressive, different and unique, recognizable and highly memorable, easy to use and customize, lightweight and cleverly coded, robust and reliable, safe and responsive WordPress multiconcept, multipurpose website theme. Vigor is an extensively developed theme aimed specifically at webmasters looking for an attractive, hip and modern solution to website design and construction that is both hassle and coding free, on top of deeply customizable, functionally flexible and technologically effective.

Vigor is powered by sophisticated, expansive usage of advanced HTML5, CSS3, Parallax and AJAX technologies weaved together into a beautifully orchestrated production, iterated through several different and conceptually conceived layout styles and arrangements presented over a multitude of handsome demo websites and pliable template pages, readily available out of the box for you to import with a single click, customize things to suit your specifications, add content and hit the road! Vigor makes short work of most website building and maintenance tasks, with premium plugins like the Visual Composer, the LayerSlider plugin and gorgeous shortcode widgets like the Portfolio Slider, the Client Carousel, Testimonial blurbs and videos, and even dazzling HTML5 video background for sections and pages. Get some Vigor in your life!

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Vela is a sophisticated and impressively dynamically structured, handsome and modern, bright and fresh-faced, clean and pristine, colorful and luminous, splendidly reliable and completely thought out, technologically accomplished and efficiently coded, cutting edge and stylish, gracious and responsive WordPress business multipurpose website theme. Vela is an ambitious and luxuriously designed theme, a well-rounded solution for webmasters with or without any coding experience to seamlessly and speedily set up simple, streamlined, secure and seductive business websites of absolutely any field or industry, market or niche, catering to audiences the world over, without having to so much as write a single line of code, and wielding utter and total control over every behavioral and graphical aspect of your business website, from day one.

Not to mention out of the box eCommerce functionality, thanks to the integrated WooCommerce plugin and sleek shop template pages that are visually coherent with the rest of your Vela website and fully functional. Vela employs AJAX technologies extensively and to great effect, powering a sophisticated ítem sorting, category cross referencing and live loading product search results among more impressive features integrated into a well developed AJAX framework, which includes smooth page transitions as well as modern and charming Masonry layout options. Climb to the top, with Vela!

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Orion is Multi-purpose WordPress theme inclined to creative agencies. It has numerous demos with homepages of their own and a child theme included. Posts can come in several formats: standard, gallery, link, quote, video and audio. Orion pretends to be the best option out there for potfolio and agencies page building. It uses columns +4 columns for publications and it has a responsive layout design. You will get Parallax image and video background features. Orion gives importance to flexibility for both typography and colors. It has unlimited sidebars, and uses various fonts features.

It also uses Drag & Drop’s Visual Composer and Slider Revolution. Orion has over 40 shortcodes and a powerful admin panel to make programming simpler. For information organizing and display you will have XMenu (Mega Menu) built-in. Orion is meant to work and adapt to all devices and it is mobile friendly. It includes custom page templates and prebuilt styles for blogs and portfolios’ pages. Commercializing is done through WooCommerce platform. Orion is fast speed optimized, well documented, and praised for its original designs. Customer service is available for up to six months. Give yourself a treat to build your creative page with all market luxuri, get Orion!

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notio clean minimal portfolio theme

This is a WordPress theme that strikes a perfect balance between high performance and stunning visual design. It does this while maintaining its allure of accessibility, a product that is available to everyone. You do not need to be tech-savvy in order to maintain a proper website.

You will find that the process of installation will not take up much of your time, and it is easy to initiate and finalize. Only a click is required, after which the installer will start to import all theme options, pages, sliders, widgets and images required for your future website. Notio’s text can be easily translated into different languages, a feature is especially useful in your online shops. Indeed, the WooCommerce-powered online store can now expand towards a broader range of customers. There is no room for debate when stating the usefulness and reliability of the WooCommerce plugin. Notio also works with WordPress 4+.

If you think that the personalization process will be harder than the installation, you are wrong. Using the innovative Visual Composer and the Drag & Drop option, Notio allows anyone to create an impressive web site. Your page must accurately represent your personality, so it is advisable that you do not rush the customization process. Notio is SEO optimized and your site will have a much better chance of getting noticed. A stunning video background was also added, along with over 600 Google Fonts.

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helium minimal and creative portfolio

Helium is a clean and fast loading theme especially designed for creative people and bloggers. This theme is built based on Bootstrap 3 technology for quick website development and customization process. It comes with a responsive layout that automatically adapts to any kinds of mobile devices. Moreover, this theme is retina ready and sure to bring a pleasant user experience. It features three different portfolio layouts, a beautiful blog and backed by a robust AJAX navigation system. Its simple and clear-cut approach in design allows your content to grab the attention of your target audience. It has an intuitive page builder that allows you to craft a unique page layout in an instant. Its customization tools make it easy for you to change certain theme elements such as banner, homepage background design, header design to add a personal style to the custom-built theme. It is also bundled with premium plugins RoyalSlider, GSAP, and Isotope that you can use for showcasing your content. Aside from flaunting your work, selling digital goods or prints with Helium can be done efficiently with the full integration of Easy Digital Downloads. Helium’s clean and fine code ensures that your site will load fast and function suitably. To finish, this theme is fully optimized for SEO, translation ready, WPML Compatible and offers a one click demo content importer.

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collective-simple-ajax-portfolio-themeCollective is a powerful and tech-savvy, easy to use and surprisingly nimble, modern and mobile-friendly, responsive WordPress minimal multipurpose website theme. Collective is a lightweight and fast-loading solution for webmasters across a broad range of industries and fields of interest seeking a platform for the uncomplicated development of feature-rich, modern websites without having to write a single line of code. Collective has been devised with just such a purpose in mind, and incorporating the latest and greatest web development technologies available, Collective can deliver.

HTML5 code enables Collective to seamlessly handle image, video and audio content with native support as well as to display local or remotely hosted video content effortlessly, while advanced CSS3 styling makes Collective a smooth-running visual delight. Hardware-powered Parallax fuels Collective’s proficiency for image and video backgrounds and handsome, cutting-edge scrolling effects, while Collective’s central deployment of innovative AJAX features and techniques enables Collective websites to accomplish so much more than you can imagine. With endlessly customizable categories and tags available to differentiate your content, as well as an advanced search function and filtering system for you to craft custom content pages on the fly without any hassle, Collective is the most AJAX friendly theme on the market today! Try it now!

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ROUA Fullscreen theme

ROUA is the next theme on our list of recommended Ajax powered portfolio themes. It’s also known as a hipster theme because it has that vintage look combined with modern elements to create a minimalist style. ROUA is recommended for all the photographers, illustrators and graphic artists out there. It will give you the chance to display your creations on a website that inspires an artistic point of view, without being fancy. At the same time, ROUA will grant access to its easy-to-navigate website feature. This will cause your visitors to appreciate your profile, and help you achieve a higher conversion rate. The innovative feature is also available for you, given that ROUA is highly customizable. It eliminates the need for any JavaScript knowledge. If you choose ROUA, you will be surprised by their professional and prompt support team. Support staff members will rush to help you if something is unclear.

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trinity WordPress agency theme

Trinity is a two page Ajax powered WordPress theme with an elegant look. It has features that will allow a great user experience for both the administrator of the site and its visitors. It comes with 7 home page variations, an inner page, Ajax Media portfolio for your multi-media creations, full screen video feature, a full screen image slider and many other features that will make your site look professional and rise above your competitors. This is one of the themes that use the Drag&Drop Page Builder powered by Visual Composer Premium. Trinity allows you to easily build your site the way you always imagined it. The theme also includes individual pages for single posts, single projects, pricing tables and more. The layout of this theme is Retina ready for iPhone and iPad users, but it also includes High Resolution rendering for the image of your site for the users of Android or Windows mobile devices.

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story - creative WordPress theme

Story is a theme that was designed to do exactly what its name suggests: tell your story as a professional. It’s another theme destined for creative workers, but it can be used in any other field. In case you have a product to sell, you will be able to include it on your website, given that this theme is compatible with WooCommerce and an Ajax Shopping Cart. The customization of the header, sliders and other elements will help you achieve the website you’ve been dreaming off. Story will allow you to easily alter any colors, modify the opacity level, change background image. You will also be able to add or remove Parallax animations in the background of your content sections. Any customization you make will be available for a preview directly in the theme customizer. This theme is fully responsive on all mobile devices, regardless of their operating system. It is Retina ready and can be easily navigated from any browser because of its high flexibility. Story is recommended for the professionals who are manufacturing physical products, such as independent designers, artists who want to sell their creations and so on.

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oshine full screen agency theme

Oshine is an eye-catching creative multi-layout, multi-purpose WordPress portfolio theme. This theme responds gracefully to different screen sizes and has been tested to work across devices, from the largest of desktops to modern smartphones. This theme is a fusion of beautiful design and functionality. Each demo presented is carefully fashioned & with balanced typography and unique layouts to help users and developers develop an attractive website. It comes with unique layouts and powerful custom drag & drop page builder to help you set up your website in an instant. It allows you to effortlessly add parallax sections and video background to your theme to enhance the visual appeal of your website. Oshine comes with an intuitive options panel that lets you control every single part of the theme. With 500 google fonts and amazing color controls, you are able to customize the theme to match your needs. It provides unlimited portfolio styles, infinite single portfolios, Master Slider, over 50 shortcode modules and 5 blog layouts. This theme is compatible with WooCommerce and WPML plugin.

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gedebvge versatile WP theme

Gedebvge is a simple Ajax powered theme that comes with a one-page layout and a simple, elegant and spacy design. This theme combines the elements needed by people who sell services and the ones needed by the people who sell products, in a brand new and complete platform that will successfully promote you and your business on the online market. Because the developers who created Gedebvge know that blogging and SEO are important for promoting and running a successful business in the online world, they created three different blog layouts, from which you can choose the one that fits all your needs. The design of this theme is flat, responsive and it features cross-browser flexibility. All the features of this theme are powerful, mainly because it was built with twitter bootstrap, the best mobile front-end framework available at the moment.

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bubbles portfolio theme

With such a cute name, what could go wrong? I tell you what: absolutely nothing. This WordPress theme powered by Ajax is perfect. It has the right amount of navigation tools and element designs to make it functional, appealing and not stuff it, allowing a great navigation from mobile devices, but also from any browser. It’s a one-page theme that can be used as an online portfolio, but also as a presentation site for companies and agencies, product presentation websites and even as a landing page for your online business. It comes with three different slide designs, it’s Retina ready and can provide High Resolution Rendering, features a video background and it includes the Slider Revolution plugin as a bonus.

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parker ajax corporate theme

Parker is one of the classiest looking themes you can chose for a portfolio website. If your career or business requires you to be in a suit all day, you need a presentation website that looks just as sharp as you do. You only need to know the basics of WordPress in order to be the admin of your own site. Even if you never used WordPress before, it will take you less than a day and 5 YouTube video tutorials to learn how to manage the content, moderate the comments and customize your website. You can enable or disable the full Ajax feature of this site. The theme also comes with 13 templates from which you can choose and it allows you to choose where you want to place your logo (left, center, right).

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dignity - creative agency theme

Dignity is a theme with 12 home page variations parallax layers and an Ajax media portfolio. Even if it’s perfect for an online portfolio, this theme is appropriate for any kind of agency, start-up and small company. It can also be used for presentation websites or creative studios and that’s because it offers an easy and advanced customization possibility. The theme comes with a full screen video player powered by YouTube, another one powered by Vimeo and a full screen slideshow powered by Flicker. It supports more than 50 animated effects, shortcode generator and the possibility to choose between a one-page and a multiple pages style. Even if you don’t know the basics of WordPress or theme customization, you will be able to personalize your online portfolio, because the team that built Dignity offers video customization.

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gridStack WordPress theme

GridStack is a great theme for the freelancers or agencies who would like to use the power of SEO on their portfolio website. The SEO features of this theme are well defined and they will offer you the chance to optimize your whole site and content, without compromising the user experience of your visitors. It’s highly responsive, including a touch&swipe function for all the slides and adapting to any screen size. Since this theme was designed to efficiently incorporate SEO functions, it’s highly focused on blog and blog posting, offering multiple layouts both for the blog pages and for the blog posts.

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