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Zilch Theme

Written by Shivcharan Patil

logoZilch means zero(0). Zero in term of weight, color, image. Absolutely clean theme. Simplicity is key of theme, featuring plenty of white space, as well as a lack of superfluous elements. It is powerful, clean, table-less, fix width theme. To avoid Code bloat and producing boat less and fat less code is main philosophy behind theme. develop by Shivcharan Patil (Shiv) for Drupal and WordPress.

Philosophy and Goals of theme

  • Clean.
  • Light weight. Boat less code, fat less code. Zero fat (26Kb only).
  • White (+ gray). Aesthetic. Elegant.
  • Focus on usability, legibility and readability.
  • Easy. Keep it simple. Avoid confusion for newbies, new users.


Zilch theme focus on usability, legibility and readability. Zilch use large text because readability is important, and small text are hard to read. The typography and white space promise comfortable reading pleasure.

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