About the Theme

Werds is a theme for Kirby designed as a simple writing focused blog. It looks like a word processing document sort of..

The type is very neatly set thanks to Typesettings. Check out the first few pages of The Great Gatsby for a sampling of the typography.

Purchase the theme from Gumroad, or email me if you'd like to inquire about customizations or if you'd like me to set you up with hosting or other services.

You will need to install Kirby before using these files.


To install the theme, follow these steps:

  1. Purchase the theme
  2. Download Kirby Plainkit or Starterkit
  3. Download the Theme ZIP file
  4. Unzip the Theme
  5. DELETE the following folders from the Kirby download
    • /content
    • /assets
    • /site
  6. COPY the following folders from the Werds Theme folder to the Kirby download
    • /content
    • /assets
    • /site