WordPress Themes and Templates seems similar but there are two different items/projects entirely. For beginners, this can be a hell of trouble and very confusing – theme and template are two interesting items without doubt, but clear distinction between both is required. It would be more complicated if you were using Joomla earlier.
Obviously they’ve been a lot of confusion surrounding WordPress design terminology. Frequently I get asked questions like, “can you recommend a good WordPress template for a business website.” When this happens, I understand that the person asking such question is actually looking for the best WordPress theme suggestion.
With that been said, lets look at the noticeable difference between WordPress Themes and Templates