12+ Best CV & Resume WordPress Themes 2017

The days has gone when we need to send resume via courier services. Today the job hunters are frequently submitting their CVs via email or using online jobs portals. However, having your personal website can help you to grab the employers’ attention and get your dream job.

If you want to make your online resume, there are alot of themes can help you to create eye-catching resume website. These resume themes offer you to build your online resume and display your work experience, portfolio, skill, and education in an engaging way.

Below are few themes that are ideal for creating your desired resume. I guess it will hard to choose one because the given collection contains awesome templates.

– Squareroot

This theme has the responsive layout and looks amazing on all mobile devices. The theme is compatible with all mainstream browsers and guarantees flawless browsing. There are 4 home variations, and three navigation styles allow you to make your website looks great.

You can set the background for each section with images, colors or patterns and change navigation style. There are 240+ icons help you to customize your resume website for any profession. You can add icons in any section using shortcodes and customize their color and size as per your requirements.


Mee is a perfect CV theme that displays your education, awards, experience in a professional way. The powerful admin panel allows you to control each feature of theme and get your desired look and do easy customization using visual composer plugin.

Mee is an SEO friendly theme that also included Google map to highlight your exact location. The theme comes with the lazy loader that offers smooth scrolling. The theme is wisely documented and offer the ultimate customer support.

– PerfectCV

PerfectCV is a modern layout build with HTML5 and CSS3; that let you build a professional looking resume with several display options, titles and contact info section. A bunch of features like responsive layout, retina ready, clean and modern design with unlimited color scheme make this theme perfect for everyone.

You can link 20+ social media account with your resume website including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and many others, the SEO friendly feature help you to rank higher in search results.

– Chulan

Chulan is being used by hundreds of people, this theme has unlimited colors scheme and can hide WordPress login details for security purpose. Before you buy this theme, try its demo feature to know about the exciting features of this resume theme. When your website is under construction, you can display the ‘coming soon’ page with the premium plugin available for free.

To create an eye-catching portfolio or header, you can set a YouTube video as background. Like another theme, this theme comes with features like retina ready, responsiveness and simple customization. The theme developer offers the best quality support to resolve any customization issue.

– Profession

Professional resume theme comes in four different versions including horizontal, vertical, full-screen background and RTL version. The theme has a powerful admin panel and WPML to build your desired look.  The unique design and shortcode generator allow having a unique looking resume.

The tons of theme options, hundreds of Google fonts, 20+ social media icons work like a charm. In Portfolio section, you can include quote, gallery, audio and video.

– Sam Martin

Sam Martin contains different layouts for different industry professionals like writers, barber, trainer, doctor, lawyer and IT persons. This theme is Woocommerce ready with visual composer plugin to build your exclusive online resume.

You can choose from 3 different layouts and different header styles as per your requirements. This theme is made with your desired features like social media compatibility, unlimited color schemes, cross-browser compatibility, SEO optimized and hundreds of Google fonts.

– Mi

This theme is a complete online resume package. Using Mi Vcard theme, you can enjoy the 1 click demo data import to shape your website like the demo. The Visual page builder helps the non-coders to create professional looking website using 7 demo verities.

Mi comes in different layouts including standard, masonry and multi-customizable. The theme builds with HTML5 and CSS3 and is a Bootstrap ready template.

– Myers

If you don’t know even a single word of coding still than Myers help you to create responsive resume website with easily customizable features. This is a well-documented and well-coded theme with over 14000 icons by Linea icons and Lion icons. Myers can be your best theme to display your educational and professional timeline in a creative way.


The first look of this theme is very different from other and looks professional. ZET is a bootstrap ready one-page theme with the modern and clean design. The sidebar menu gives the user easy access to all section of your resume including skills, experience, portfolio, and education.

You can put a stunning gallery using beautiful Popup gallery. You can give an excellent experience with the smooth scrolling and SVG graphics by showing your resume in an attractive way. ZET is a well-documented them with excellent support to help you building a professional resume.

– Henderson

Henderson allows you to make a creative online resume because it allows you to put different profile pictures. It’s a fully responsive design comes with several premium plugins like ACF Pro Compatible, Visual Composer, Ultimate VC Addons, Isotope Filter & magical layouts.

The theme is coded with HTML5 and CSS3 and advanced typography control give a unique look to your website. Using Henderson, you can show your social media icons and at the bottom and show your experience, portfolio, and education at the side of your photo.

– Alamgir

Alamgir is a complete resume template that comes in 5 different homepage layouts; the theme also offers 4 blog layouts. If you want to make an online resume or want to start a personal blog, this theme can help in both ways. The theme is built in HTML5 and CSS3 and is compatible with Unyson Page builder that offers the easy customization.

You can build a website just like the demo by importing all demo content including images. Show your portfolio in catchy galleries using different color combinations.

– Briwfi

Briwfi is a fully responsive and Bootstrap ready on-page resume theme. It comes with unlimited color options and 2 layouts (boxed and fullwidth). Briwfi theme allows you to create unlimited one-page sections and displays all of your information in a single layer. Use 600+ Google fonts and give a different look to your website.

– Signature

If you want to show your portfolio in a stunning way, Signature can be a perfect choice. There are 3 home and blog versions available to make your resume or personal blog. The blog with the sidebar menu option looks more stunning and professional. You can display posts in 7 different formats.

The Unison page builder lets you design with ease and Master Slider premium free plugin help to create fabulous homepage sliders. The lazy loader offers the smooth scrolling, clean code and W3C validations makes it an SEO friendly theme.

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