Technology provides us with faster means of communication — that’s one way to look at the fast-paced developing technology all around us. Some people even prefer turning their PC’s or gadgets on and read the latest news there rather than reading them on printed paper. If you have something like the former in mind, we have the right stuff for you right here.
WordPress is the best content publishing platform, as some people would put. WP is actually a great tool for you to use in creating your online news website. Below are 10 WordPress themes that would do this job for you.
Goodnews is a premium WordPress theme that has got all the features needed in creating a news/magazine website. First of all, it features a drag-and-drop page builder, making customizing not only easier but also a little bit of fun, don’t you think? Second, it’s got lots of unlimited stuff to offer you — unlimited colors, sidebars, plus all the Google fonts! Third, this theme is also fully responsive meaning it looks great in any gadget! The best part about the last feature is that you can enable/disable it, anytime you want, too!
First of all, you might want to know that Jarida, a responsive WordPress theme specializing on news, magazine, or blog websites, has a 4.84 (on average) buyer rating. That should say something about the features that this theme could offer you. The package includes a drag-and-drop HomePage builder that makes it more efficient for you to customize your homepage. With unlimited colors to choose from, unlimited sidebars you can add, full-screen background to display, 35 useful custom widgets to use — that 4.84 rating is truly justified.
Repro is a clean and neat WordPress news/magazine theme that’s definitely worth every penny you will for. Choose from unlimited color options when customizing your profile. You can even translate your website into a whole new language with the full localization support included in the theme package. Also with 10 widget areas, 8 bustom widgets, unbranded and extensive theme options, what more can you really look for in a news/magazine WordPress theme?
NewsPlus is your ideal all-purpose magazine/editorial WordPress theme. Not only is it responsive — which makes your website automatically adapt to the screen size of the gadget your viewer is using — it is also retina-ready, meaning it also looks great in HD devices. With its boxed/stretched layout, you can maximize the space and create a really neat website out of it. It is also WooCommerce 2.0+ ready which is useful if you want to turn your website into a webshop. I could go on and on about the wonderful features of this theme, but I think it’s better if you check them out for yourself.
Buzz is definitely a fun choice for those of you who plan on creating a news website via WordPress. This WP theme features a widgetized homepage, fully responsive for your convenience. Choose from unlimited colors in customizing your website, use advanced widgets, take advantage of the jQuery Featured Homepage Slider, and so many more features you wouldn’t believe it. With its extensive theme options panel, you can even customize all you want!
Algarida is a responsive WordPress news/magazine theme that could come in a fixed or fluid layout, the choice is completely up to you. Besides being translation ready and having RTL support, this WP theme has a powerful panel and tons of shortcodes included so that customizing isn’t such a pain in the neck as it traditionally is. You can choose from an unlimited helping of colors, all Google fonts, and so much more.
Ares is a blog, magazine, or newspaper template for WordPress that’s also jampacked with all the features you need and more. It comes with a responsive design, so you don’t have to worry about your website looking like crap on super small (or super large) screen sizes. It also comes with 6 skins, 2 post page layouts, social media sharing, and so many more. Create your website with the features only Ares can offer.
Typegrid is not only a responsive news and magazine theme, it is also retina-ready! It features a clean and organized space for you to place your work in. Moreover, you have tons of options in customizing your website like which side of the website to put your sidebar in (left or right), unlimited accent color options, unlimited widget sidebars to add, and so much more.
London Live 3-in-1
You can definitely make the most out of this theme because with London Live 3-in-1, you can create 3 different types of websites with only one WordPress theme! Create a news, magazine or blog website with this theme. Besides being responsive, it also comes with 7 premade skins, multiple sliders, easy translation, a PSD file included, and so much more.
The version 1.6.1 of Newses is SEO ready. Moreover, with Newses, you have 4 content modules to put your work in. With this WordPress theme, you can choose different colors for the categories from an unlimited choice of colors, 2-style category article list, and so many more options you can choose from in customizing your website.