WordPress is a favorite blogging tool of bloggers around the world but it has also emerged as a popular content management system for websites and portals in the last few years.
Websites across all genres use WordPress themes to create and manage their web platforms. This is because the themes are easy-to-use, cost-effective and captivating. Among all the genres, news is a niche that is most widespread and popular and so are the WordPress themes for news sites. A news site can cater to all kinds of audience or it can be restricted to a particular kind of audience.
Well, whatever the audience, WordPress news themes are fit to floor all kinds of audiences. They are tailor made to treat your content in a classic fashion. However, they are so great in number that you can easily get overwhelmed by their number and selecting particular theme can really become a task. So, we thought of making your task easier and here is the remedy. Below is a gallery of 40+ news WordPress themes with all the necessary features that you need to nail the news niche. We are sure you would love the collection.
MyThemeShop brings for your news site a sound solution that is all about speed, aesthetics and functionality. MagXP carries tons of features and loads of customization options to create a classic site in minutes.
Here is a latest theme from ThemeForest priced at $55 that was created on 19 April, 2014. It is fit for all kinds of online magazines, classic news websites, professional blogs and other editorial related projects.
This $49 theme from RocketTheme is a uniquely designed template perfect for news sites. It displays your words in a dynamically created grid, perfect for magazine-esque content.
This Pinterest inspired theme from MyThemeShop takes your news site to a new high with its trademark grid layout having multiple post sizes and long list of posts. It is unique and very popular with WordPress lovers which means audience is sure to pour in.
Ideal for fitness, food and general lifestyle sites and blogs; TheHealth is a theme that brings the entire spotlight on your content. Its features and customization options give you all that you need to carve your niche in the web world.
Picked straight from the shelves of MojoThemes, the $49 Courier is a latest theme that was created on 27 January, 2014. It is an ideal choice for all those who want a theme that will give their words optimum exposure.
Here is another fresh and fine theme from TeslaThemes that was created on 12 March, 2014. It is packed with a wide range of advanced features like: featured image slider, tabbed widgets, featured posts, custom shortcodes, custom posts, social media integration and much more.
A contemporary and cool theme, Urge has a sophisticated and sleek design. It presents your content in a beautiful way. Developed by ThemeForest and released on 26 March, 2014, this $45 theme is very user-friendly and engaging.
A rocking product of ThemeZilla, Repro is a cleanly designed, well-structured and highly functional WordPress theme with a content-focused approach. Priced at $59, it is perfect for personal bloggers, online magazines and communities.
Want to build a blog/site around the travel theme? Journey is an ideal choice as it has been crafted for this very adventurous niche and would really strike a chord with avid traveler as a blog or magazine template.
Alpha comes with breaking news ticker, responsive layout, video widget, featured slideshow and lots of other features that are needed to create a nifty news site. What is more, it is extremely easy-to-install and also offers perpetual updates.
Metropolis is a $49 theme from RocketTheme which can complement many kind of content setups. It offers a great deal of customization options and a world of features you won’t find anywhere else.
BookShelf has unlimited space and can carry massive amount of content without giving it a cluttered look. This theme, from MyThemeShop, is filled with all the features that you need to build a bright and beautiful news site.
A cool theme from ColorTheme, WorldNews is all about presenting your content in a clean and clear manner. The theme has all the options needed to modify and manage things as per your choice.
Quadrum is a cool theme from OrangeThemes that possesses a lot of cool features but the Banner System is its USP. The theme is responsive, retina-ready and lots more.
Possessing a clean, professional and creative design; Zoombi is a cool theme from KopaTheme that would do justice to news and magazine sites. Priced at $45, it has multiple post/page layout options, multi shortcodes, buttons and other design elements.
Developed by MojoThemes, Daily News is a $49 theme that was created on 8 April, 2014. It has all the modern features that you need to create a natty and nifty news site.
This theme is for gaming sites/blogs that want dynamic display along with a proper showcase to present the content in a nice readable format. It is responsive, feature rich and fully customizable.
The $69 nexus is a neat and natty theme from ElegantThemes possessing a clean layout that has been designed to present your content in an orderly fashion. It comes with perpetual updates, complete localization and unparalleled support.
News sites need a theme that offers a super smooth reading experience along with an engaging outlook. So, here is Forca, such a theme, which is a fine combination of both.
TheStylist is a beauty WordPress theme around which you can weave your site and present any amount of content in an endearing manner. All its elements are up-to-mark and guarantee the best experience for the price of $59.
Here is a responsive magazine WordPress theme priced at $45. Its rich range of fabulous features is enough to help you stay ahead of the curve.
Designed for entertainment websites, gossip blogs and celebrity news sites; CelebrityGossip is a classy theme that guarantees success and fame for the price of $59.
News 2 is a theme that has been tailor made for news sites of the present era. It is replete with all the fancy features that you need to sail smooth. Your readers are sure to find it interesting and engaging.
With DayNight at your service, you can easily create a news site that will floor your readers in an instant. This product of MyThemeShop is priced at $35 and has got all that you need to create a different site.
As the name indicates, TastyFood is a WordPress theme that caters to the food blogging & lifestyle niche. It has rating & review feature, gallery and many more things that will give you a proper platform to spread news.
The $69 Nocturn helps you create a professional & attractive newspaper or magazine site in seconds. All its features are tailor made to give you sound service.
Built with a simple and clean layout but professional and nice look; the $45 Passion is a responsive WordPress theme through which you can create a nice news site in minutes.
SaladMag is a latest theme from ThemeForest that comes at the price of $40. Created on 28 March, 2014; the theme is a goldmine of contemporary and cool features.
Packed with a lot of features like sliders, carousels, featured categories and lots more, Gazeti is a gorgeous news theme that will catapult your site to the zenith of success.
A product of ThemeJunkie, Insider is a responsive, modern and creative theme that can build a bold news site in minutes and also infuse fabulous functionality in it.
Observer is a lightweight, responsive and feature rich theme produced by MojoThemes and priced at $49. It uses cutting edge technology to power your site and thus, you can expect a classic performance in the web world.
Blow your customers away with this next generation gaming theme that is all about good looks and fabulous functionality. This stunning theme will make all your dreams come true.
This $55 theme from InkThemes is active, alluring and alive. It has the ability to make your words go viral and you can reach out to maximum readers.
If you are a sports buff and want to build a blog/site around this exciting niche then Sportedge is a sexy option. Produced by ThemeFuse and priced at $59, the theme is a must-have in the present times.
Do check out this exclusive theme that is fit for travel and adventure niche. It comes with complete customization options so that you can create what you have been looking forward to.
Kirigami has been launched by RocketTheme and comes at the price of $49. It has the capability to give your news site a nice look as well as amazing functionality.
OldPaper is a new theme from ThemeForest priced at $45 that is an ultimate option for those who want to create a quick and catchy news site. It is studded with all the coveted features that news site owners and creators want in a theme.
Neuton is just the right choice for news site as it focuses on your content and audience. It has a Trending Topic algorithm to promote your most discussed topics and many other fabulous features.
Get a flexible, fast and fantastic theme for the price of $35. FrontPage, a product of MyThemeShop, is a storehouse of compatible features that can power your news site in an incredible manner and bring it to the front row in simple easy steps.