Themeforest.net – Top 20 Best Blog & Magazine WordPress Themes ever for 2016

The movement of personal blog and online magazine is quite popular recently. Themeforest – Top 20 Best Blog & Magazine WordPress Themes 2016
Blogging. Some people blog for their passion, others blog about current events, and others blog for humor. The list goes on. Increasingly, bloggers are use weblogs as a personal journal, preferring to keep it out of the spotlight.

Electronic magazine or e-zine requires a series of coordinated steps to create and develop a professional finished and be distinct by that it delivers articles on a similar topic using a coordinated layout, similar to a print magazine

Both have one common that launching an e-zine or personal blog is a practical, rather than creative process. If you take time to have research, willing to create an editorial plan and set up a publishing template, you will greatly increase your chances of success. But there is one problem seemed simple, but sometimes it might be not as simple as some of us still think, it is an appropriate interface for a website. With a personal blog or magazine, besides of useful content, eye-catching, attractive and stylish design is the determining factor to if your reader is patient enough to keep staying in your website.

Want to make your site be one of a kind? Want to become dominant with millions of month visitors. With enormous platform, WordPress is an awesome content management for websites of all shapes and size. Thanks to these themes, you can truly create the next big thing right now.

Soledad

soledadIf you are starving for an elegant and stylish website template for your blog or magazine ? Congratulation, Soledad is the perfect choice for you. No doubt that Soledad is reviewed as a “million-dollar” design aesthetically due to its possibility to make your content pop instantly with over 250 powerful customization options. Thousand hours spending on design process and it is truly versatile multi blog layouts, color and topography options to accurately represent your content. Over 100 sliders and blog or magazine layout combinations for Article, Portfolio and Sidebar shall serve as a template for your own designs, can be installed directly with no-coding requires.

Soledad is an ideal theme for managing and encourages creativity with all the right tools to make your homepage become stunning with lightbox images in single post, responsive video, and various post format such as Standard, Gallery, Video, Audio, Quote and Link, they are ready to make your blog or magazine completely unique and different, be more memorable that users will develop loyalty for your site. Soledad also is greatly focused on social media engagement. It supports all social media outlets through its custom widgets. Your audience can enjoy fluid interactions with your blog or magazine. Furthermore, Soledad is translation ready, so you can further share your great content in any language and reach a wider audience. Try Soledad today, and ready to be surprised!

Sundak

sundakSundak perfectly serves your content to your readers with an incredible WordPress theme that offers to improve your full screen website. Sundak is 100% fully responsive design which give the best experience on both desktop and mobile devices. Featuring 2 sidebar position and 7 frontpage layouts for homepage which are Classic, Grid, Masonry, Hybrid, Fullwidth Grid, Fullwidth Masonry and Widgetized Layout. With this theme, it is very easy to modify your content or site colors. Not only has social media icons in header, it is supported with social links widgets and many more useful and interesting features which make your work easier.

Lets Blog

letblogLets Blog is a clean and minimal WordPress theme for Blog and Magazine web site. While Lets Blog can gorgeously handle the needs of a wide range of websites, it is particularly powerful when used to create easy-customizable website. Built with the latest WordPress technology, Lets Blog support responsive layout so it looks great on all devices and integrates with social medias such as Instagram, Flickr, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+ so to keep in touch with your readers. It also has predefined styling for blog posts which can be imported with one click and built with extensive theme documentation. Your view count will surely increase.

Webly

weblyWebly is well-designed with creative design to meet and exceed expectations of all type of bloggers out there, professional and personal. Webly is user friendly, shall get you to the right point, present your content in a well-structured and minimal way. Beyond that, Webly features a collections of useful and fitting tools for bloggers and magazines, such as 4 homepage and blog layouts and diverse post templates including Standard, Video, Link, Gallery and Audio. Thanks to CSS3 animations and transition effects, is beautiful and smooth. In addition, Webly is completely SEO-ready so no need to concern about ranking and number of followers cause your site’s content will be thoughtfully indexed by search engines.

Vancouver

vancouverWithout a shred of doubt, Vancouver is a vibrant and colorful, aesthetically fresh and youthful, clean and well structured, modern and visually luminous, easy to use and very user friendly, technologically articulate and professionally graphically designed responsive WordPress blog theme. With powerful customize options and different sliders and blog combinations Vancouver has an intuitive and user-friendly theme set which simplifies the customization process. You can customize its header to highlight your content and showcase your stories. It is bundled with Fully Live Customization and Typekit font to help you add attractive slides to display your content with fascinating effects and animations. With these advanced theme features, you can surely take your business website to the next level!

Kopy WP

kopyKopy WB is a classic theme with elegant design, highly customizable page layouts and options so that can highlight your beautiful stories and your content. Your blog and magazine are no more be finite , Kopy WP is now compatible with Third-Party plugins so that there is no limit by your mind. Discrete parts in each page can be controlled and adjusted to make your site more unique and help user create various blog styles

Be sure to access the Kopy WP live demo, for more information regarding this wonderful theme.

Maple

maplePurchasing Maple WordPress theme for your website would be the best $44 you will ever spend. Maple is a bold, beautiful simple, personal, modern and professional blog ideal for write your stories. This professional and fully responsive theme includes numerous functional features that you can utilize in building a website. Moreover, it is built cross-browser compatible such as Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Internet Explorer 9+. It comes with over 15 blog layout combinations, different sidebars, 3 style smooth display, etc.

Chapter

chapterChapter is a modern, clean and responsive WordPress theme designed for magazine, news and blog websites. The theme is packed with tons of features. It is highly flexible and enables you configure every detail and customize it according to your choice. The theme is incredibly easy set up and use. It comes with detailed documentation and awesome support. There are 24 custom widgets built specifically for the theme which you can use on the homepage, sidebars and the footer. As well, Chapter has clean and well commented code which follows the W3C and WordPress standards and has been tested with debugging tools. Chapter is also supported with best SEO practices in mind and it is compatible with other major SEO plugins. For more information regarding this full screen WordPress theme, be sure to read our full review.

Adams

adamsAdams is the result of the continuous process with the goal bringing and offering the widest range of layouts, formats, templates and powerful features, all types of users, from newbie to expert, whoever can access with just few clicks. In addition, Adams is creative, visually dynamic and highly stimulating with more than 350 icons in Menus and unlimited colors to make your blog or magazine be more magnificent and phenomenal. Surprisingly, Adams has become mobile-friendly which mean the display in mobile is been improved and optimized. Reaching around the globe has never been easier with Adams!

Omega

omegaOmega is built with multi-concept WordPress themes suitable for different purpose of your website, you can use in building an impressive website. This theme is prominent for its powerful admin panel, unique 1-click-management style for many major elements and variations of page heading. Omega also built on latest HTML5 and CSS3 technologies with fluid animations. You can take advantage of its ultra-flexible admin panel and individual options to meet your needs.

Nano

nanoNano is a versatile and incredibly customizable theme suitable for creating online magazines and blogs. It is highly customizable WordPress and that make your website is visual catching to your target and you are also flexible to adjust up to the way you like it. This theme is created fully responsive to adapts any devices and every aspect. With Nano, images aren’t just simply shared through your post, your reader also can comment on specific part on images. In addition, by SEO optimized feature, users don’t need to worry more about sharing and distributing your post, it shall help you gain online presence.

iMagPress

imagpressiMagPress – is a unique responsive wordpress magazine theme with flat and metro elements. Perfect for news for all sorts of content. Contains blog posts with integrated ratings, videos and slideshow. This theme is great for blog and magazine purposes with tons of social icons, built with awesome fonts from Google Web Fonts. That’s not all it have, iMagPress also has its own Bannery system, in which you can add images, text, videos or any other type of HTML code. Users can add or edit all effects, for example: how often banners will show up, after how much seconds it will disappear, effects, fly in time etc. Rating system is built to get picket by Google Rich Snippets to display star ratings directly inside Google Result pages.

Bucket

bucketBucket is an indispensable News Magazine Style WordPress Theme aimed at providing you with an easy-to-use tool to share your discoveries and showcase the latest findings. Whether you’re looking to share the latest cool things out there, write reviews for your favorite products, keep your visitors engaged with the latest videos, the hottest breaking news or special events, BUCKET is designed to fulfill these and more. A powerful unique Admin Panel and a Custom Page Builder designed with ease of use in mind will enable you to setup your website in a matter of minutes. Everything just works the way you expect it to.

BuzzBlog

buzzblogBuzzBlog is a simple, clean, personal, modern and professional blog and online magazine ideal for spreading stories. It’s totally responsive so it adapts to your style as well as the device it’s viewed on. It’s loaded with great features: unlimited styles support with 11 predefined css styles, header styler, widget manager, 15 custom page templates, built in categorized image gallery with 2, 3, 4, 5 columns and integrated lightbox, 8 custom widgets, 60+ shortcodes, features 9 post formats: Standard, Aside, Gallery Slideshow, Gallery Grid, Link, Image, Quote, Audio, Video, powerful theme options panel and more.

15Zine

15zine15Zine is a cutting edge WordPress magazine theme created it is a ridiculously versatile theme out of the box with an integrated review system with unlimited criterias/pros/cons making it a powerful review theme. For the homepage, you can use 15zine’s exclusive and powerful homepage drag and drop builder to create modern and layouts. Posts can become beautiful stories, by using 15Zine’s powerful and featured image style system with multiple feature image styles, including a smooth parallax one. You can also use 15Zine as a powerful review theme for your site.

On top of that, you can use 15Zine’s exclusive Trending megamenu option to showcase your most popular posts of the moment/week/month and find countless thoughtful options sprinkled throughout the theme, including the ability to turn off the header area inside a post to maximize your chosen featured image style output or beautiful gallery post type.

GoBlog

goblogGoBlog is a WordPress theme suitable for blog and magazine. It supports 8 post formats (Standard, Gallery, Link, Quote, Video, Image, Status and Audio). For video and audio post formats, it is really easy to embed video and audio files to posts. This theme has beautiful slider just below header for intro text or anything like that. For standard articles, the main focus is on content. In addition, GoBlog has just offered the brand-new feature allow to show latest posts by Catagories and separate layout options for homepage, archives and single posts and pages.

Smart Blog

smartblogSmart Blog is an incredibly modern and very cutting edge, wonderfully bright and colorful, very easy to use with tons of useful shortcodes, technologically resourceful and creative, visually dynamic and highly stimulating, structurally sound and extremely navigable, modern and attractive, and responsive WordPress news, magazine and blog website theme.

With 13 custom widgets and unlimited sidebars using Woo Sidebar offered to your website by Smart Blog, you now can be more flexible and creative to apply different elements to your web.

Wagazine

wagazineAesthetically accomplished, professionally designed, visually appealing, and modern. Wagazine is responsive and be built using Bootstrap 3 and it’s ready for mobile devices and retina displays. Wagazine is fully created with multi-feature fitting best for magazine. It’s also capable of managing the needs of a wide, assorted series of websites of all sorts of purpose, from corporate to personal and from commercial to creative, yet especially handcrafted for the realization of sophisticated, complex, tech-savvy online magazine websites, whether entertainment, fashion, political or niche specialty in content—if distributing content and information to large crowds of assorted individuals is the name of your game, and your content and information is heavy on high resolution imagery, or burdened by unappealing blocks of text that are bound to distract viewers

Add content in style with numerous predesigned post types, including audio, video, links and quotes, on top of a smorgasbord of contact forms and multiple colored versions of the professionally designed frontpage. In addition, Wagazine has built-in an advanced ewview feature with let’s you define your own criterias and get on reviewing.

Lily

lilyElegant and simplistic are totally reflected through Lily design. Let your content shine, be awesome and stunning in any devices along with more than 600 amazing fonts from Google. Save your time and focus more on blog and magazine with just one click to bring your site to the world. Lily perfectly keep in touch with social to sharing your content and narrow the gap with your reader, give them a chance to increase the conversion rate. In addition, all Lily site elements are completely responsive, capable of showcasing your quality photographs on smartphones and tablets. Lily has 4 distinct variations for your home page, in addition to some eye-catching Parallax sections and CSS3 animations.

Fearless

fearlessTake your site to the next level with one of the most powerful WordPress themes for magazine and blog on the market. Fearless features a modular drag and drop homepage layout, multiple blog styles, multiple theme layouts, and an incredible number of premium features and custom widgets. Fearless has also been designed to be as easy-to-use as possible, so setup is a breeze. And to top it all off, it’s backed by some of the best support in the industry. Fearless was featured with drag-and-drop modular homepage layouts to create your own unique and fully responsive modular layouts. This theme has 13 custom sidebar widgets from recent posts with thumbnail images, to popular posts, to top-rated posts, and everything in between, you’ve got all the tools built-in to create a truly custom site.

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