There are thousands of free WordPress theme available on the web, uses one from ‘Smashing Magazine‘ but what if you can’t find a theme to suit your site? Well then you have to get your hands dirty and build your own.

It might sound pretty daunting to someone who’s unfamiliar with core files of WordPress, because it was to me! Luckily I came across a handy piece of software that takes the hassle out of building WordPress themes. Artisteer is the first and only Web design automation product that instantly creates fantastic looking, unique WordPress™ Themes. I can testify that it works and works well, professional WordPress designers will probably think that it sucks! but for those like me who just want to build a custom WordPress theme quickly then it’s a god send.

I’ve already built two ‘Horse Racing’ themes using Artisteer, you can view them and download them for free from