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Twenty Seventeen

Build Status

Contributors: the WordPress team
Requires at least: WordPress 4.4
Tested up to: WordPress 4.7
Version: 1.0
License: GPLv2 or later
License URI:
Tags: one-column, two-columns, right-sidebar, flexible-header, accessibility-ready, custom-colors, custom-header, custom-menu, custom-logo, editor-style, featured-images, footer-widgets, post-formats, rtl-language-support, sticky-post, theme-options, threaded-comments, translation-ready


Twenty Seventeen brings your site to life with immersive featured images and subtle animations. With a focus on business sites, it features multiple sections on the front page as well as widgets, navigation and social menus, a logo, and more. Personalize its asymmetrical grid with a custom color scheme and showcase your multimedia content with post formats. Our default theme for 2017 works great in many languages, for any abilities, and on any device.

For more information about Twenty Seventeen please go to


  1. In your admin panel, go to Appearance -> Themes and click the 'Add New' button.
  2. Type in Twenty Seventeen in the search form and press the 'Enter' key on your keyboard.
  3. Click on the 'Activate' button to use your new theme right away.
  4. Go to for a guide on how to customize this theme.
  5. Navigate to Appearance > Customize in your admin panel and customize to taste.


Twenty Seventeen WordPress Theme, Copyright 2016 Twenty Seventeen is distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

Twenty Seventeen bundles the following third-party resources:

HTML5 Shiv v3.7.3, Copyright 2014 Alexander Farkas Licenses: MIT/GPL2 Source:

jQuery scrollTo, Copyright 2007-2015 Ariel Flesler License: MIT Source:

normalize.css, Copyright 2012-2016 Nicolas Gallagher and Jonathan Neal License: MIT Source:

Font Awesome icons, Copyright Dave Gandy License: SIL Open Font License, version 1.1. Source:

Bundled header image, Copyright Alvin Engler License: CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0) Source:



  • Released: December 6, 2016

Initial release