21 Feb 10+ Editor’s Style WordPress Themes
Before you finalize a theme for the all-new or even an existing review or editorial article sharing blog, this compilation over here needs to be checked. I’m writing here a list of 10+ Editor’s Style WordPress themes which all deserve your attention. After checking all these themes, it will become tough for you to pick one, as each of them is good.
But, it’s good to have a bunch of options before making a decision. Agree? So, let’s begin with the compilation and see what all best picks I’ve got for you.
Journalist is a WordPress ready theme specifically designed to handle the requirements for running either a blog or a magazine online. It comes with a drag & drop layout (all thanks to the integrated Visual Composer tool), making sure, everything is easy to customize. It packs six default homepage variations which are one-click away from the setup. The cool thing is that it has various blocks for individual posts which can be used and rearranged in any possible way to get distinct looking posts. It can allow you to share videos, content, images including thumbnails and featured images inside the post. The content is ready for translation, thanks to the WPML integration, which is an equally good feature. The theme follows all known SEO norms and it is optimized to deliver blink-fast performance.
The visuals are Retina display ready and everything is ready to function perfectly on smartphones and tablets. Yes, the layout is responsive in order to automatically perfectly fit any screen size. It comes with additional premium theme features like Reading progress bar, Mega Menu, seven custom widgets, social media integration, different header designs, MailChimp integration, Push sidebar, and few more. The package comes with proper documentation and the developer offers six months of free support.
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Our first pick was having tons of features. Now, the second one is having limited ones, thus, coming up with a minimalistic design. It comes with a clean design keeping the performance part in proper check and ensuring that the user experience is well-maintained. It looks gorgeous on PC and laptop platforms, and maintains the same look and feel on smartphones and tablets too. All thanks to the responsive layout which is also compatible with Retina display technology. It primarily focuses on the content but also packs some interesting media-specific features.
For example, it can load a blurry preview for the exact image, before loading it completely. Thus, maintaining the user experience rather than hurting it. This blur effect gives the user an impression of faster page loading. It does pack certain customization options like multiple header variants, multiple post layouts, and few more. The primary focus always stays on the content and the theme ensures it’s being read and enjoyed by every reader. It comes with documentation and six months of support. You shouldn’t miss its Demo.
It’s a multipurpose ready theme, which offers tons of customization and blog specific designs. It all boils down to our requirement of Editor Style layout and that too with some gorgeous looks. It packs four stunning and unique looking layouts, which are ready to be used for niches like technology, fashion, travel, or any other news or magazine specific blog. My favorite look out of these four is the one developed for travel niche. You should decide by checking the Demo. Each of these layouts is just one click away from setup, thanks to the One-Click Import button inside.
The product is developed using the famous and latest Bootstrap framework which uses the modern HTML5 and CSS3 programming languages. The layout with all customizations is kept responsive to properly support smartphones and tablets. The product is SEO friendly and optimized properly to deliver top-notch performance. It is compatible to work perfectly with all known and properly coded plugins like WooCommerce, All in One SEO, MailChimp, Contact Form 7, etc. Social media integration is available by default and the theme also supports the concept of the Child theme.
Before you make any assumptions from the name of the product here, OldPaper is a premium looking theme, which comes with modern features. It uses the old newspaper inspired design layouts which still looks gorgeous. It supports all known and currently used post formats including content, images, videos, music, quotes, and few more. It is totally optimized with SEO norms to stay compatible and get tons of organic traffic. It is further optimized for performance in order to ensure the website always loads quickly and the user experience is not hurt. Also, it is compatible with the WooCommerce, allowing you to setup a small shop and sell products online.
The theme has built-in review system which is compatible with Schema.org norms. It is compatible with multiple web browsers, including all currently used versions of Internet Explorer. Other prime features included in the package are the active translation, RTL support, 500+ Google Fonts with typography options, three review styles (stars, points, and percentage), and responsive layout. It has dedicated layout for smartphones and tablets. If you still have any doubts, then go ahead and check its demo.
#5 Milan Pro
Milan Pro is a StudioPress product which means, it comes and is powered with Genesis framework, which is known for its speed, security, and performance. The framework underneath handles everything for the theme, delivering top-notch performance and experience to the users. Further, it is backed up by the known StudioPress support team. Coming at this theme, Milan Pro is a child theme, developed to deliver a modern magazine-style design. It is designed to fit in for the fashion niche, but can also be used for others.
Thanks to the super good code underneath, the theme is lightweight and highly secure. It comes with a dedicated responsive layout to fit smartphones and tablets. It also packs HTML5 markup, customizable Header, widgetized areas at homepage and footer areas, and multiple layout options. It is also ready for translation with the built-in options. To add missing features, you can easily find free and paid plugins from StudioPress itself and also from the third-party developers.
#6 Click Mag
Click Mag is a brand new entry to this niche but it still managed to get five out of five ratings on ThemeForest with a good number of initial sales. It is perfect for running a viral news sharing magazine and has tons of features to support this niche, natively. The package holds features like 800+ Google Fonts, dedicated translation support, dynamic social sharing options, and Retina display ready visual elements. The layout is responsive to fit smartphones, tablets, perfectly just like desktops and laptops. Moreover, it has dedicated posts and built-in options for sharing Videos and Audio content and ensure they look and function perfectly.
It is built using the brand new HTML5 and CSS3 web programming language which ensures that the theme looks modern and is optimized for performance requirements. It is also compatible to work with WooCommerce and bbPress. It also has dedicated Review plugin, compatible with Schema.org. Dedicated customization options are also present for the media content in order to ensure they look and function at their best.
#7 NewsPaper by MyThemeShop
It’s a MyThemeShop product, available at a premium price and is perfect for the niche we’re looking at. It comes with proper SEO optimization, speed optimization and is allowed to be used on an unlimited number of websites. The design used at the homepage and internal pages is gorgeous, keeping the user experience intact. The layout is fluid, ensuring responsiveness to make the website compatible with smartphones and tablets.
Just like every other MyThemeShop product, it is powered by their framework. It packs MyThemeShop’s Options Panel at the Dashboard, which keeps all the options available in a single section. Thus, keeping it easy for the webmaster to quickly make visual and functional changes.
There are not many good magazine style theme available for Health niche. So, here is one of the best recommendations from my side, in case if you’re looking to create a health niche blog. It comes with a responsive layout, adding native support for smartphones and tablets. The feature pack it comes with is perfect for running an online magazine. Also, it is a newly released theme, available with six months of developer’s side support. But, it truly deserves your attention and in coming months, it will be among trending products at ThemeForest.
It supports multiple Post formats, multiple page layouts, packs custom widgets, and packs featured post carousels. Multiple navigations and header customizations are also available. The product is ready to support sponsored content and is compatible to function perfectly with the latest WordPress version. It also packs a dedicated Theme Options panel at the back-end.
#9 Birds Eye
Have you heard about Unyson drag & drop page builder? If yes, then Birds Eye is a premium theme powered by the same. If you’re not aware of it, then go ahead and check features and Demo (especially) to see how powerful and modern it is. The theme comes with other useful features to fit in with our requirements for running an online magazine. It is compatible with the modern SEO norms, cross-browsers, and runs on a validated code.
There are a bunch of customization options available for the header areas and it also holds Mega Menu with multiple options and layouts. The layout of the theme is kept responsive to ensure the site fits perfectly on a smartphone and a tablet. Moreover, it comes with six months of support from the developer and the package holds proper documentation.
#10 Magazine Tana
If you’re looking for an entertainment specific theme, then have a look at what Magazine Tana offers. It comes with a magazine specific layout and feature set which are specifically designed and fit in to match the fashion, entertainment, music, movies, and related niches. It comes with multiple Demos which look different from each other and are one-click away from getting setup. In order to give a proper magazine look, the theme comes with News Slider, parallax scroll sidebars, Rich Mega Menu, and multiple sidebars and footers.
It comes with proper blog layout with multiple customization options including Masonry with filters and Grid Swiper. For movies, it has specific features like rating, box office chart, and dedicated slider to put movie reviews as featured posts. It has hundreds of functionalities wrapped inside and accessible via built-in Options Panel. To help a newbie, proper documentation is also packed and the developers are keen to offer dedicated support for first six months.
#11 Newspaper by tagDiv
Newspaper by tagDiv developer is the final recommendation and it’s my personal favorite. The theme comes with perfect design and functionality related options to support the Editor Style layout and ensure that every post and story looks gorgeous. Even with tons of options and features, the theme manages to stay lightweight, hitting the best possible performance scores. It also focuses on the SEO side, including proper SEO compatibility and dedicated support for Schema.org norms. There are multiple homepage versions available for multiple niches including Tech, Viral, Health, Travel, Food, etc., which all are one click away from setting up.
It comes with Visual Composer drag & drop page builder and its custom Options Panel. Both these tools are powerful enough to create new looking webpages. The drag & drop tool comes with tons of elements, which can be used to create new possible designs for the webpages. No matter which design combination you keep, the theme always stays compatible with smartphones and tablets, ensuring the responsiveness. It is 100% compatible to work with WordPress and comes with dedicated support for first six months.
These were the best recommendation from my side. In case if you’re aware of any other worthy mention, then kindly share it in the discussion section below. I’ll check out the theme and will add it here. Now is the time for you to share this compilation so that all your blogger friends can know about these 10+ Editor’s Style WordPress themes.