I was asked about statistics for the free templates, and which ones that were the most popular. After taking a look at the download counter logs, I can present a top-5 list for the last 30 days:
From this list, it is difficult to see that any special kind of design or feature is more popular than another. The most downloaded template in total is still andreas01, the template with the least number of downloads is the green version of andreas07.
This article was written by Andreas Viklund
Web designer, writer and the creative engine behind this website. Author of most of the free website templates, along with some of the WordPress themes.