Theme Switcha

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Theme switching done right.

Author:Jeff Starr (profile at
WordPress version required:4.1
WordPress version tested:5.7
Plugin version:2.7
Added to WordPress repository:23-09-2016
Last updated:25-03-2020
Rating, %:86
Rated by:50
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Total downloads:90 757
Active installs:6 000+
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Preview any theme privately on the front-end
Develop themes privately behind the scenes
Enable your visitors to switch themes

There are many theme-switch plugins but none of them provide the simplicity, performance, and reliability that I require for my own sites. So I wrote my own plugin using the WP API and kept the plugin as focused and solid as possible. Only essential theme-switching features have been added, along with a simple yet informative UI. This gives you a consistent, quality theme-switching experience that you can optionally share with your visitors.

Switch to an alternate theme for preview or development while visitors use the default theme