Choosing a theme for your website is a very essential step to build a website. You have to know how easy is it to use the theme, whether it is well-coded or not, its responsiveness, SEO optimization, compatibility with plugins and browsers, whether it is multilingual/translation ready or not. Looking at those factors is very important as those features are not optional to have in a theme.
Well, if any theme is user-friendly, flexible, and has awesome features, it will turn out to be a very popular theme.
In this blog, we are going to compare two top-ranking WordPress themes, i.e. Avada and Enfold. We will go through its introductions, features and compare them.
Let’s go through their common features first.
Common features of Avada and Enfold:
Translation & RTL Ready (WPML & Polylang)
Free Lifetime Updates
Drag & Drop Editor
Unlimited Layouts & Design
Unlimited Color& Styling Options
Single Click demo Import
Wide & boxed Layout
Avada is the #1 selling theme of all time. It is an easy-to-use, flexible, multi-purpose, and customizable theme that you can use to make your site look aesthetic and attractive. It is suitable for business websites, blogs, portfolios, or for any other commerce based-sites.
Avada is adaptable to any device and is also compatible with various popular page builder plugins. You can import or remove posts, pages, image sliders, widgets, theme options, FAQs as your wish and it has Dynamic Content Options which makes this theme faster and more flexible.
Key features of Avada:
i) Header, Footer, Layout Builder
ii) Flexible columns
iii) Sticky containers
iv) Custom Single Post, Portfolio Post & Archive layout
v) 70+ Design Elements
vi) 19 form Builder Design Elements
vii) Upload Custom Icons
viii) One-Click Demo Importer
ix) 80 prebuilt websites/demos
x) Custom Widgets
xi) Comprehensive text & video Documentation
xi) Premium Plugins Included with Purchase
xii) Compatible with Events Calendar, bbpress, WooCommerce, Contact form 7
xiii) Single or Dual Sidebar option
xiv) Custom Widgets
Enfold is a multi-purpose theme with a neat and modern design. It has multiple user-friendly features like – Style generator, Advanced layout builder, Icon font uploader, Sidebar manager, etc. which makes this theme much easier to use.
Enfold has free lifetime updates and comes with a layer-slider slideshow plugin, which allows you to create 2d and 3d slideshows, so you won’t have to pay extra money for the layer-slider plugin.
Key features of Avada:
i) Powerful Admin Area
ii) 2D/3D SlideShows
iii) Shortcode Editor
iv) Sidebar managers
v) Integrated Form Builder
vi) Multiple Slideshows
vii) Supports Ajax Portfolio
viii) Contact Form Builder
ix) Advanced Typography
x) 25+ Demos
Comparison table of Avada and Enfold
|Font and Typography||Attractive||Attractive|
|Layouts and Design Elements||Wide range of layout modules||Lesser layouts than Avada|
|Sidebars||Single and Dual||Single|
Well, we reviewed both popular multipurpose themes of WordPress ( Avada & Enfold). They both have astounding unique features. Some features may be common in them, but some features and their compatibility with plugins are different. On the surface, it appears that Avada has more useful features than Enfold, but Enfold also has its own amazing aspects like 3D slideshows, Form Builder, etc.
It seems that Avada is preferred by a huge amount of people. When we look at the table above, we can see that sales of the Avada theme are three times more than that of Enfold. Well, it is up to you to choose a theme suitable for your website taking the features you need into consideration.