Orca - Responsive WordPress Blog Theme

Orca - Responsive WordPress Blog Theme


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Responsive Layout

Post Formats


Google Fonts


Developer Friendly


Retina Ready

Syntax Highlighting

Translation Ready

Unlimited Colors

Demo Import

Search Engine Optimization

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Make your content matter with Orca. With seven post formats and three different title styles, this high-performing WordPress theme ensures that no matter what you do your hard work won’t go unnoticed.

Offering a stylish minimalist design and two column layout, Orca is fully responsive and highly customizable. Choose your layouts, colours and fonts and make sure your website reflects you and your brand. The Orca WordPress theme is complete with features that you need – and nothing that you don’t, keeping efficiency in mind at every step of the way.

Fully Responsive
Designed for Mobile, Tablets, Notebooks, and Desktop Devices. Orca will dynamically adjust to any devices viewport.
Resize the width of your browser window on the live preview for a demonstration.

High Resolution Support
CSS3 elements & SVG icons scale perfectly on all resolutions, including high resolution devices such mobile phones, retina displays, and 4K monitors.

Customization Options
Easily customize the theme using the WordPress Theme Customizer. Over 57 options to alter the theme appearance and functionality.

Post Formats
Supports 7 WordPress Post Formats, including standard, aside, video, audio, image, link and quote.

Featured Posts
Feature posts have a full page title design with customizable image header. Make your articles and guides stand out. ( Preview )

Page Layouts
Easily switch between left aligned sidebar, or right aligned sidebar without needing to edit any code.

Title Styles
Standard post formats can be styled with 3 different title styles, easily changeable in the post creation menus.

Unlimited Colors
Choose any accent color and change the entire appearance of Orca. Unlimited color choices using an interactive color wheel.

Code Syntax Highlighting
Posts containing code are styled and highlighted with the Rainbow plugin. ( Preview )

Social Profiles
Separate social profile links for the blog and each individual author. Easily changeable in the authors profile, and blog options. ( Preview )

WordPress Comments
Supports native WordPress comments allowing simple user comments and administration via the admin panel. ( Preview )

Google Analytics
Integrated support for the Google Analytics platform. No external or third-party plugins required.

Simple Install & Detailed Documentation
Installation takes just a few minutes. Theme support is available.

Major Browser Support
Fully tested & confirmed working on all major browsers. IE9+, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera.

High Performance
Optimized for fast page load times, completely imageless layout, javascript degrading, and CSS3 styling. Google Speed Test score of 94.

Simple Install & Detailed Documentation
Installation takes just a few minutes. Theme support available.

Major Browser Support
Fully tested & confirmed working on all major browsers. IE9+, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera.

WordPress Platform Support
Supports all major WordPress features including tag pages, author profiles, multiple authors, archive page, category page, search, comments, custom pages and translations.

Gulp Setup
Orca has been built with Gulp and SASS. It includes a Gulpfile and SASS source files for developers to easily edit the theme code.



We provide in-depth documentation detailing theme installation, feature usage, configuration options and demo setup. If you have any queries, bug reports or features requests, please submit a new ticket on our support site. We aim to answer all tickets within one business day.

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22/11/2017 - v1.9.1
+ Updated Google Fonts
+ Updated Documentation

16/11/2017 - v1.9.0
+ WordPress 4.9.X Support
+ Updated Documentation

26/10/2017 - v1.8.0
+ Performance Improvements
+ Updated Translations
+ Updated Documentation
- Minor Bug Fixes

29/04/2017 - v1.7.0
+ Refactored and Optimized CSS
+ Refactored and Optimized JS
+ Improved Font Rendering
+ Updated Child Theme
+ Updated Documentation
- Minor Bug Fixes

14/11/2016 - v1.6.0
+ Updated Translations
+ Updated Documentation
- Minor Bug Fixes

17/11/2015 - v1.5.0
+ WordPress 4.4 Compatibility
+ Updated Child Theme
+ Updated Documentation

20/08/2015 - v1.4.3
- WordPress 4.3 Support

28/04/2015 - v1.4.2
- Various Minor Bug Fixes

22/04/2015 - v1.4.1
+ Updated TGM Plugin Activation (2.4.1)

27/03/2015 - v1.4.0
+ Improved Syntax Highlighting
+ Several Backend Improvements
+ Updated OpenGraph Options
+ Updated FontAwesome (4.3.0)
+ Updated Translations
+ Updated Documentation
- Various Minor Bug Fixes

12/12/2014 - v1.3.2
- Fixed Postlist Display Bug

12/12/2014 - v1.3.0
+ Added 'Orca Shortcodes' Plugin
+ Added Progress Bar Shortcode
+ Added Custom Page Sidebar
+ Added Open Graph Support & Options
+ Added 'Post Template' Options
+ Added 'Custom Date Format' Option
+ Improved Syntax Highlighting
+ Improved Page Title Generation
+ Added Demo Content XML
+ Improved Font Rendering
+ Various Backend/Performance Improvements
+ Updated FontAwesome
+ Updated Translations
+ Updated Documentation
- Removed SVG Font Assets
- Fixed URL Routing Bug
- Various Minor Bug Fixes

09/07/2014 - v1.2.1
+ Added 'Update_Info' readme.
+ Enabled Default Sidebar Widgets

29/06/2014 - v1.2
+ Added 600+ Google Font Options
+ Added Post View Counter
+ Added TGM Plugin Managment
+ Added Tabs Shortcode
+ Added 'Cover Image Opacity' Post Meta Option
+ Added 'Cover Image Height' Post Meta Option
+ Added Child Theme Base 
+ Added Blog Info Widget
+ Added Featured Posts Widget (with Options)
+ Added Twitter Widget
+ Added Blog Social Profile Widget
+ Added Author Info Widget
+ Added Author Posts Widget (with Options)
+ Added Author Social Widget
+ Added 'Show Widget Headers' Option
+ Added 'Disable First Paragraph Styling' Option
+ Added 'Custom Page Remove Comments' Option
+ Added 'Hide Author Gravatar Images' Option
+ Added 'Default Text' Color Option
+ Added 'Disable Title Link' Option
+ Social Links Launch New Tab
+ Optimized Spacing & Text Size
+ Optimized Markup of Post Headers
- Fixed Child Theme Support
- Fixed Responsive Comments
- Fixed Search Widget Translation
- Fixed Logo Position (Text)
- Fixed 'Post Page/List' Options
- Removed 'Comments Closed' Notification
- Updated Documentation

26/05/2014 - v1.1
+ Added Toggle Box Shortcodes
+ Added Button Shortcodes
+ Added Alert Box Shortcodes
+ Added Font-Awesome Icon Shortcodes
+ Added Full-Width Page Template
+ Updated Documentation
- Adjusted Responsive Line-Height

12/05/2014 - v1.0
+ Version 1.0.0 Release