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15+ Best WordPress Magazine Themes for 2015

Magazine WordPress themes are a particular kind. On the one hand, they need to be able to showcase a larger amount of content on a single screen, but on the other, they also need to make the content look attractive and enticing enough to generate a click.

All this makes selecting a quality magazine theme much harder than it seems at first. So to help you starting an online magazine, we’ve prepared a list of the top WordPress magazine themes on the market today.

15+ best WordPress magazine themes for 2015

neve fashion magazine

Fashion Magazine *

A clean and modern WordPress theme with a flexible and multipurpose design. It was originally buit for fashion magazines but it can be customized for any other purpose. Fashion Magazine is minimalist and its layout will put your content first.


  • custom layouts,
  • compatibility with Elementor and Gutenberg,
  • responsive,
  • WooCommerce and blog booster,
  • AMP ready,
  • header and footer builder,
  • multiple niche demos,
  • lightweight and super fast.
Get It Here Price: $69.00
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Romero is a nice magazine theme made to emphasize visual content. It is best suitable for video games sites, motoring magazines, movie reviews, or any other niche that involves a large range of imagery.


  • responsive design,
  • large full-width featured images,
  • blog-like layout,
  • translation-ready,
  • WooCommerce-ready,
  • custom colors and fonts,
  • custom page templates,
  • grid and column post layouts,
  • infinite scrolling.
Get It Here Price: $59


A very fast and lightweight theme for news sites or for blogs, which provides a clean and friendly design. It comes with two demos that have different layouts and a simple content structure. The theme offers all the necessary tools for marketing purposes. Overall, simple yet effective.


  • responsive and engaging design,
  • unlimited colors,
  • lightweight and fast loading,
  • built-in review system,
  • AdSense optimized,
  • newsletter/widget forms,
  • SEO friendly,
  • four different loading effects.
Get It Here Price: $35


A classic newspaper magazine WordPress theme, with a clean and professional design and a simple layout that looks like a classic blog. Chronicle has a video section, which is featured in the footer too.


  • responsive layout,
  • ZOOM framework,
  • video slideshow,
  • custom widgetized areas,
  • AdSense ready,
  • sticky posts,
  • SEO optimized,
  • translation ready.
Get It Here Price: $69


Newspaper provides the necessary options and elements for an online publication, starting with the front-end page builder. Newspaper is AdSense and SEO optimized, contains widgets, social links, video playlists, a review system, interactive buttons, and animated icons. The theme has an elegant lazy loading effect, which offers a classy and modern look. You can also assign a shop to your magazine website, as the theme includes advanced eCommerce capabilities.


  • responsive layout,
  • intuitive and flexible interface,
  • 120 pre-built websites,
  • tagDiv Composer – front-end page builder,
  • 1100+ pre-built templates for posts and pages,
  • front-end header and footer builders,
  • WooCommerce compatibility,
  • AMP ready.
Get It Here Price: $59
neve food magazine

Food Magazine *

A minimalist and modern theme for publishing websites, such as magazines, newspapers, or simply niche sites like food recipes. It has a fancy and elegant design, along with a layout that makes your content stand out.


  • header and footer builder,
  • mobile friendly,
  • compatibility with page builders,
  • multiple niche demos,
  • lightweight and super fast,
  • custom layouts,
  • WooCommerce and blog booster,
  • AMP ready.
Get It Here Price: $69.00


A nice theme for WordPress magazines and news sites or blogs, with a clean and friendly design. It has all the necessary elements for a good presentation. It’s full of social links, widgets, tags, featured categories. It’s speed optimized, SEO ready, and compatible with WP Review Pro. And last but not least, it comes with ad spaces allowing you to place your ads wherever you want them.


  • responsive,
  • speed optimized,
  • SEO ready,
  • AdSense optimization,
  • Schema markup integration,
  • unlimited colors,
  • four different homepage layouts.
Get It Here Price: $35


A versatile WordPress theme that can handle big amounts of content. The presentation is clear and easy to read, which visitors will surely appreciate. The theme supports multiple content types and layouts, and gives you complete control over the homepage and the blocks displayed on it.


  • advertisement areas,
  • complete localization,
  • perpetual updates,
  • homepage builder,
  • custom widgets,
  • unlimited colors.
Get It Here Price: $89.00
daily post

Daily Post

An awesome full-screen magazine theme with a friendly and modern look and lots of animations. It is distinguished by its big images, fonts, and icons, that make it look catchy and attractive. The way the content looks, makes it engaging and clickable. Overall, a great design with an easy-to-follow and interactive appearance. It also has a colorful slide-in left menu.


  • responsive design,
  • speed optimization,
  • built-in shortcodes,
  • Visual Composer,
  • infinite scroll and reading progress indicator,
  • print-ready articles,
  • weather widget and a dedicated weather page,
  • unlimited colors.
Get It Here Price: $58


MagXP is a great theme for magazines, offering lots of homepage layouts. Each is meant for a specific purpose. It comes with a full-width slider, WooCommerce, review system, lots of widgets and social buttons. The review system allows you to create an in-depth description of the products/articles and also lets the users leave their own ratings right from the comments box.


  • drag-and-drop homepage sections,
  • two different single post layouts,
  • good customizability,
  • unlimited sidebars,
  • SEO optimization,
  • review system integration,
  • WooCommerce integration.
Get It Here Price: $35


As the name says itself, Magazine is a WordPress theme created for magazines and news websites. It has a simple, clean and professional design, which makes it easier to find the information you need. This theme was made to be used along with Themify Builder, which comes with intuitive drag-and-drop settings.


  • unlimited magazine layouts with Themify Builder,
  • responsive and Retina ready,
  • mobile slide menu,
  • AdSense optimization,
  • six color skins,
  • six sidebar options + seven post layouts,
  • breaking news ticker.
Get It Here Price: $59
accesspress mag pro

AccessPress Mag Pro

This magazine theme comes with fresh and modern designs, and it provides four different demos: Editorial, News, Fashion, and Sports. Each demo has its own look and color. The content is slowly and elegantly showing up due to the lazy loading effect.


  • multiple layouts,
  • responsive design,
  • trending ticker,
  • page builder,
  • built-in review system,
  • responsive ads and Google AdSense,
  • WooCommerce compatibility.
Get It Here Price: $57


NewsDesk is a theme created for online magazines and news websites. It can be a good choice for promotion – it’s fully widgetized, social, and has ad spaces. There are five ad spaces on the homepage and three when you navigate into the sections. This theme is full of widgets and interactive buttons, like every news site should be.


  • responsive layout,
  • SEO optimized,
  • fully widgetized,
  • flexible layout options,
  • AdSense integration,
  • translation ready,
  • typography options.
Get It Here Price: $49


PowerMag is a magazine WordPress theme created for review websites. It fits any kind of topic you want to share with your audience. It comes with a static background image, lots of widgets, social buttons, ad spaces, and review options. Every product gets each of its features reviewed, and below there’s a place for the overall score.


  • BuddyPress ready,
  • responsive and Retina ready,
  • visual composer,
  • built-in review system,
  • built-in code compression,
  • dual featured slider,
  • premium gallery lightbox.
Get It Here Price: $54


Novelty is a modern and clean magazine theme that can be used for general topics. It comes with well-arranged content by categories, a breaking news band, and a catchy look.


  • responsive design,
  • powerful framework included,
  • WPML ready,
  • featured slider,
  • custom posts and widgets,
  • built-in shortcodes,
  • Ajax contact form,
  • social media integration.
Get It Here Price: $58


Tana is a modern magazine theme for many purposes such as newspaper, movie, music, fashion, travel, WooCommerce etc. It comes with a demo for each of these purposes. The theme is very clean and its content is easy to read. The homepage contains a big amount of content blocks, grouped in sections. The sections’ names are elegantly highlighted by using different animated fonts and colors.


  • multiple demos for different purposes,
  • five header styles,
  • 24 unique design elements,
  • parallax and quick scroll,
  • enhanced visual composer,
  • responsive and Retina ready design,
  • custom ads and widgets,
  • wide and boxed layout.
Get It Here Price: $49


This is a theme that you can use for any purpose as it comes with a flat and simple design. SanFrancisco provides many options in terms of layouts and elements that you can customize the way you want. It has a stylish typography and, overall, a visually-appealing interface.


  • 10 pre-defined demos and multiple homepage variations,
  • 800+ Google fonts,
  • drag-and-drop page builders,
  • 7 different grid posts and 6 featured post options,
  • unlimited sidebars,
  • unlimited color options,
  • 104 different ad types (Google AdSense ready),
  • 6 different ready to use widgets.
Get It Here Price: $59
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Vashishtha Kapoor
October 27, 2017 2:25 pm

Wow Awesome List indeed. I am soon starting a fashion magazine. This will be helpful in deciding which theme to use.

Aqeel Arif
March 15, 2017 11:38 am

Gorgeous magazine WordPress themes

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