5 Best WordPress Themes for Faster Websites

As Core Web Vitals is taking more importance this years, a fast WordPress Theme should also be needed to achieve good performance.

Keep reading to find out some of the fast WordPress Themes that can help you with good speed. 

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Hello Theme by Elementor

This Website is based on Hello Theme from Elementor.

As you can see in the following image, this website is achieveing LCP under 1 second on Gtmetrix and 100 on Desktop Version PageSpeed Insights.

Optimization is key for any website speed, and Hello Theme is showing, that it can achieve good results no matter if you are using Elementor.

In this case, it will be recommended to hire a Freelancer from Fiverr that can help you with the website speed optimization and also to change to a fast wordpress hosting such as Vultr High Frequency.


Divi Theme

Among other WordPress Themes that is among the popular ones is Divi.

Divis is also a PageBuilder that also has its own WordPress Theme.

As in Elementor, Divi can be optimized to reach fast loading speeds on WordPress.

Astra Theme


Astra Theme is another popular WordPress Theme.

It is also compative with PageBuilders such as Elementor and Divi.

If you are doubting if Astra could be really optimized to reach fast loading times, then you can have a look on the next video.


GeneratePress is to be known as a lightweight WordPress Theme.

Its core functionality aims to focus on speed, stability and accessibility.

If you are aiming to use just the WordPress Theme and not a PageBuilder, than GeneratePress can give you the speed that you are looking for.




OceanWP will also give you compatibility with Elementor.

It is also to be considered among the lightweight WordPress Themes.

OceanWP can also help you to achieve full loading times below 1.5 seconds as shown in the following video.

Frequently Asked Questions
about Fast WordPress Themes

Besides the pre-installed WordPress Themes, such as Twenty One, the following WordPress Themes could be the most popular.

  1. Astra
  2. Divi
  3. OceanWP
  4. Hello
  5. Neve
  6. Simple

Elementor by its own could add code that might slow down your website if it is not properly set up.

Of course, using just a WordPress Theme could achieve faster loading times, but if Elementor is properly optimized, it can reach fast loading times.

A lightweight WordPress theme is a properly optimized Theme that is focused on achieving a fast WordPress Website speed.

The code is oriented on being as neat and well structured to weight as less as possible.

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