With so many WordPress themes currently in existence (and more being created and added to the pool every single day), it can be incredibly difficult to find the right one for your website and personal needs. However, luckily for you, with the creation of many themes also comes the creation of many reviews and ratings. The almost infinite amount of these helpful little things are sure to help you in a huge way when it comes to setting out on your journey to the perfect website.
Before purchasing any physical product from an online shop, the smartest thing you could ever possibly do is to always read the reviews and check the ratings. The same should also be applied when one is in the market for virtual products such as WordPress themes. There’s a very good chance that hundreds of people saying the same exact thing are going to be correct and steer you in the exact direction you need to be steered in.
However, none of this is to say that the reviews and rating of any product should be the final say in whether or not it’s the product you choose. In the end, it’s you and your guts and needs that have to do the final decision making. There are many fantastic WordPress themes out there without a large amount of ratings and reviews, and this is solely because the majority of people only write reviews and rate a product when they have a problem with it. So, realize that the lack of positive reviews and ratings on the theme you’ve recently found and fallen in love with doesn’t mean that it’s bad. In fact, there’s a very good chance that you’ve just found a winner. Much in the same way that no news is good news, no bad reviews is almost as great as a good review. So, always be sure to check the ratings, but also always stick to your gut.