Physical newspapers have realized that the future of the format lies online, people just aren’t buying as much print based media as they used to. Browsing on phones and mobile devices like tablets has shot up as people demand their news up to the minute and in a more convenient format. Some papers have embraced this and quickly moved to build their online presences, an example is the Mail Online, while not our favorite of newspapers here in the UK, they have successfully perfected their online strategy to the point that they are one of the most visited and fasted growing websites online.

Traditional news media must embrace the internet and build a solid web presence if they are to stop from being left behind in the new digital age. WordPress is the perfect system for running a Newspaper website, with multiple authors, multiple post types, scheduling, media handling all built-into it by default there is no wonder that even the largest news publications in the world are now turning to WordPress for their news websites.

To run a magazine or news site, you will need a suitable theme which has a layout to handle a lot of different content on the page at once. It should be able to display a hierarchy of the content with the more important featured news items displayed boldly at the top, while also allowing you to link through to other categories and older content.

We have hand-picked the very best WordPress Newspaper themes for news and magazine portals. Take a look at the collection, all of these have great looking modern designs and will allow you to display your content to readers with ease.

Newspaper

A modern and stylish website theme, Newspaper has a clean and contemporary design that is perfect for media and news websites. This website theme comes with amazing media-rich features and is perfect for blogs with multiple categories. In addition to its fantastic functionality Newspaper has a really elegant and engaging interface giving the website a really fresh vibe.

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NewsOnline

A modern and really professional website theme, NewsOnline has an interface that is perfect for all informative and news-based websites. Its glossy layout makes your online magazine come to life gives your website a real magazine-like look. Not only its design, NewsOnline also comes with amazing features making this theme one of the most efficient and stylish website theme.

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NewsTimes

NewsTimes has a really responsive and pixel perfect interface that promises to engage the viewers. Built on the amazing HTML5 and CSS3 technologies, NewsTimes is one of the most efficient and powerful website themes that we have. SEO optimized, this theme helps you create the perfect website for news agencies and organizations. The perfect blend of professionalism and elegance, NewsTimes is one of the best news websites we have.

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HotNews

A trendy and contemporary website theme, HotNews has a really interesting and engaging interface that captivates the viewers. This blog-style theme comes with amazing features that let you create a really dynamic and professional website. Whether you’re a blogger or a news agency, HotNews has all that you can possibly need. It has a really engaging main slider which displays your recent posts and a side bar for all the extra information. HotNews highlights all that’s important making the interface very catchy.

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NewsMag

NewsMag is a really professional and modern website theme for informative and news based content. This theme is designed to help you create your very own online magazine. NewsMag comes with three columns and lets you upload a lot of content on your website. This WordPress theme is built on the powerful HTML5 technology and helps you create a really powerful and efficient website.

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MagXP

MagXP is the perfect website theme for blogs and online magazines. This contemporary theme comes with four different layout options and a panel of options for the designs. Although the interface is amazing, you can change it according to your mood from bring and clean to minimal, dark and classy. MagXP is also WooCommerce integrated and lets you operate an online shop in your blog as well. Whether you are a lifestyle & and fashion blogger or an established magazine, MagXP is the theme for you.

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Interactive

Interactive website theme is exactly what one would expect from the name; Interactive. Not only is the interface of the theme highly engaging and eye-catching, it is also super-structured and organized making it easy for you to manage your content. This theme has a bold colour scheme and an elegant and prominent typography all of which make this theme really charming. For all the users that want a website that hits their users with a bang, Interactive is the perfect option.

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BitNews

BitNews is a City Portal Magazine theme for WordPress which is both practical and beautiful. It has a really elegant and subtle interface with blocks that differentiate the posts. In addition to the post layout this theme is also highly efficient in its functionality and is one of the most professional news themes that we have. Its responsive interface runs really perfectly on all sorts of devices. Designed to give the ultimate website experience, BitNews is the complete package.

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Weekly Journal

Weekly Journal is a simple, clean and highly professional website theme. Designed for the sole purpose of dissemination of authentic information, this theme allows you to load your website with content in a really organized and structured manner. All the content is arranged on a single page making your content more accessible and appealing. Compatible with a range of devices, Weekly Journal runs smoothly and efficiently, adding to its overall appeal.

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Globera

Designed particularly for blogs, Globera is a really responsive and professional magazine website theme. Created to power and run strong and heavy online magazines, Globera comes with a complex content structures. Its interface is modern and chic with the white and blue colour scheme and the theme also comes with a range of features.

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King News

For all the people involved in the publishing or news business, King News is the perfect theme designed to help you create the most professional and efficient website. Its front page layout shows all sorts of news categories and the slider is really responsive and eye-catching. The fact that all the content of the website is arranged on the main page shows just how professional and efficient this website theme is.

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Paperback

A sleek, modern and stylish website theme, Paperback is really easy and efficient to use. Using this theme you can create beautiful and appealing content. Based on the belief that outlook is just as important as the content, Paperback combines elegance and practicality and helps you create the most amazing website with no work at all.

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LazaNews

LazaNews is a great website theme for a magazine, blog or newspaper. Built with the powerful Visual Composer plugin, this theme runs really smoothly on all devices. Using this theme you can creative unique and amazing homepages owing to the efficiency of the drag and drop builder. From its engaging interface to its efficient functionality, LazaNews is one of the best news themes.

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HotMag

Designed particularly for online magazines, HotMag is one of the most fitting themes that we have. It has a really intuitive and responsive interface which engages all the visitors and makes your content stand out. Not only that, this theme also comes with a lot of amazing features. Using the powerful Visual Composer, this theme lets you create your own pages however you want. This theme lets you create an easily customizable and amazing website which is bound to gather an audience for you.

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Bzine

Bzine is a really complete and amazing website theme. It has a really unique and dynamic design which is highly engaging and responsive. In addition to its fantastic retina-ready design, Bzine also comes packed with amazing features. Using this theme you can create and upload all sorts of content for your website be it reviews, blog posts, videos or slideshows. WooCommerce integrated, this theme is also translation ready and comes with unlimited colour and font options. To add to its efficiency Bzine is also social media integrated and comes with plugins. With all that this theme holds, Bzine helps you create a website that is too good to be true.

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News Magazine

News Magazine is a great WordPress solution for news sites, blogs, magazines, newspapers,review sites, portals and other news oriented websites. Built on the powerful Visual Composer, this theme allows you to combine elements and create an amazing website for yourself. News Magazine also comes with BuddyPress and bbpress integration allowing you to create the perfect online magazine. The layout for this theme is really creative and engaging due to the subtle colour scheme and header layout. News Magazine is one of the best online magazine themes that we have.

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Newspaper

Newspaper is a really professional and interesting website theme with an interface that is perfect for e-newspapers. The layout minimizes all the clutter and extra designs and lets you put the maximum amount of content on your main sliders. Newspaper is really versatile and it come with a number of options for the theme. It also has custom made widgets and even custom classes using which you can put your own twist on the website. Whether you’re a developer or a person with literally no knowledge of coding, Newspaper is the perfect website for you.

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TheBusinessNews

The Business News is the ultimate professional and serious website theme for online newspapers. Perfect for websites with content from finance to business, this theme is custom made for people that value straightforwardness and professionalism. In addition to its highly responsive design The Business News lets you add maximum content to your main sliders. This theme can also be used for political websites and for general informative websites as well. The Business News is the perfect blend of style and efficiency. CM 6 TheBuisnessMagazine

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Broadsheet

Broadsheet is one of the most interesting and elegant website themes that we have. This theme also comes with three amazing widget areas that you can choose from. It also has an amazing homepage slider using which you can create the most creative website for yourself. Although this website is ideal for e-newspaper websites, Broadsheet goes perfectly for blogs and all other sorts of content as well.

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InternationalPost Newspaper

The International Post Newspaper is a website theme that is perfect for all sorts of e-newspaper, business and general news websites. This website theme is created with a lot of care and attention. It combines elements and gels everything together to create a perfectly harmonious and professional website. With maximum attention to your website and its content, International Post Newspaper has everything that one can possibly want from a newspaper website.

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SportsGazette

As the name suggests, SportsGazette is the perfect newspaper and information site for all sorts of sports. From sports trivia to updates, this website theme allows you to build yourself a website which engages the users and gives the maximum attention and importance to your content making it one of the most professional themes we have. SportsGazette has a responsive interface and it comes with a lot of amazing features as well.

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MaduraMag

MaduraMag has a really responsive and engaging interface that makes it one of the most creative themes that we have. Perfect for music websites, news websites and even blogs, MaduraMag is one of those efficient themes that combine elegance, simplicity and speed. MaduraMag is one of the fastest website themes that we have and that’s what makes it different from the rest.

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Espresso

This modern, simplistic and minimal website theme has a really mellow and subtle interface. From the blur imagery to the subtle hues of browns, Espresso has just the feel that a hot mug of espresso has. With a really warm and welcoming layout, this interface is highly engaging and retina ready. Perfect for blogs, magazines, newspapers and even review sites, Espresso is one of the best news themes that we have.

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HermesPress

HermesPress is a really contemporary and modern website theme that has one of the most chic designs that we have. The main motto for this theme is ease and user-friendliness. Therefore HermesPress is one of the fastest and easy to use website themes that we have. A combination of amazing features and elegant design, HermesPress is the complete package.

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Sendigo

Built on the amazing CSS3, Sendigo has one of the most responsive and attractive layouts that we have. This theme comes loaded with amazing features and an interface with unlimited colour and layout options. Using the Google webfonts, Sendigo lets you switch up the fonts and put your own spin on your website. It has a really subtle colour scheme and an elegant typography which makes Sendigo a really smart website theme.

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Gloria

Gloria is a website theme that has an amazingly bold and memorable design. Perfect for online newspapers, magazines or blogs, Gloria with its eye-catching interface leaves an impression and adds to the charm of your content. SEO optimized, this theme also supports videos from Vimeo and YouTube and even has a rating system. With WooCommerce integration and a bbPress plugin, this theme is highly efficient and is really easy to use.

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15Zine

15Zine is one of the most versatile and dynamic website themes that we have. With an integrated review system and amazing features, this website makes use of the powerful drag and drop builder to combine elements and create new and unique layouts for your website. Using the amazing image style system that this theme has, 15Zine helps you weave a story on your website. This site also comes with a smooth parallax slider and is one of the most visually attractive and appealing themes that we have.

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Sahifa

Sahifa is a really contemporary and modern website theme and is highly efficient and professional. Its responsive and interesting interface makes the interface really memorable and engaging. Not only is this theme really fast-loading and super-efficient, it is also really flexible and user-friendly. Although the theme has a lot of amazing features, with a number of colour and layout options this theme lets you customize your website as well. Perfect for online newspapers & magazines, blogs and general informative websites, Sahifa is a thing for the modern life.

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NiceBird

NiceBird is one of the most responsive website themes that we have. Perfectly suitable for online newspapers, magazines and blogs, this theme is powered by the strong Bootstrap 3.0 framework making it one of the most efficient and practical website themes that we have. NiceBird has a really subtle and elegant design and it also comes with a number of high quality options to choose from. By adding videos and sliders to your website you can also upload your own unique content to your website. SEO optimized, this theme also comes with a bbPress plugin and helps you put maximum attention to your content.

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Gameleon

As one can assume from the name, Gameleon is a website theme designed particularly for online and arcade games, game magazines and blogs about video-games. This website theme has a really catchy and quirky design from its prominent font style to the bold colour scheme, Gameleon has one of the most responsive interfaces. In addition to the design this theme also comes with amazing and powerful features making this theme one of the fastest that we have.

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Ponzi

One of the most responsive and engaging website themes that we have, Ponzi has a design and interface that is not only professional but very creative as well. The main slider of this website showcases the most of your content and highlights it. All the text and posts in the main page are boxed and very structured. Its fresh and clean interface paired with the amazing features, Ponzi is a wonderful website theme.

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Ziggy

Ziggy has one of the most dynamic, engaging and professional website designs that we have. Perfect for online newspapers, magazines and blogs, this SEO optimized website theme comes with a lot of options using which you can customize your website. In addition to that the main layout of this theme is very engaging and responsive and has an eccentric colour scheme. Using Ziggy you can write your articles at an amazing speed and upload them even faster.

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A-Bomb

The ultimate blog and newspaper theme for the internet, A-Bomb really does drop a figurative bomb with its presence and personality. From the bold and striking colours to the prominent font style, A-Bomb is fit to be the perfect news website. Whether you’re a blog or an established news agency looking for a website, A-Bomb with its amazing features is definitely what you’re looking for.  TF 11 A-Bomb

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Milk-It

Milk-It is one of the most smoothly and efficiently functioning website themes we have. Intended to be as versatile as possible this theme is ideal for online newspapers, magazines, review sites and even blogs. It has a really subtle and elegant interface with the white and black classic colour scheme. Milk-It allows you to display all your main content on the main page slider. In addition to that this theme also comes with a lot of amazing features making it one of the best simplistic news themes that we have.

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iPress

iPress is a website so dynamic and versatile it allows you to create and establish your very own news channel online. Whatever your content is, iPress has an interface that is highly engaging and responsive. In addition to that this theme also comes with a lot of powerful features owing to the page builder. Packed with a number of advacned theme options, this highly flexible and customizable theme supports a lot of languages and is translation ready.

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Sprout

This modern and minimal website theme is one of the most minimal yet attractive website themes that we have. Its retina ready and responsive interface makes Sprout one of the most efficient theme interfaces. In addition to that this theme is so flexible and versatile and is perfect for blogs, e-newspapers and magazines. It has a really contemporary and elegant design and the post style is really organized and structured as well.

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Interpol

Interpol is a super contemporary and modern website theme that is perfect for pretty much all sorts of content. Whether you have a personal blog or an e-newspaper, Interpol has the ultimately gripping design that is bound to please you. This theme comes with WooCommerce integration as well allowing you to add the shop feature to your website as well. 
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Blackmag

Blackmag is a really modern and clean website theme. It has a really responsive and retina ready design. Created to suit pretty much all sorts of content, Blackmag has one of the most engaging and interesting designs. In addition to its interface, Blackmag is also super practical and efficient making Blackmag one of the most user-friendly website themes.

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News Renad

News Renad is a really interesting and unique website theme. It has a really flexible and responsive interface that displays your content in a really creative and unique way. With the subtle imagery and header layout, News Renad has a truly catchy layout. In addition to that with its high speed and amazing features, News Renad is one of the most professional and user-friendly website themes we have.

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Stella

Stella is one of the most modern and contemporary website themes that we have. With its super elegant and interesting layouts Stella is bound to please both the user and the viewer. Not only does the interface grab your attention, Stella also comes with a lot of amazing features including a WooCommerce integration making this theme the most complete and attractive website theme.

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TeraNews

TeraNews is an amazingly professional and engaging website theme. Perfect for all uses, whether you have a blog or a news company, TeraNews helps you spread information to the world in a really clean, simplistic and amazing way. The main page slider allows you to put as much content as you like minimizing the gimmicks and the clutter. In addition to that this theme also has a lot of amazing features using which you can create unlimited sidebars, backgrounds and layouts without having to touch a single line of code.

 

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UnicMag

For all the users planning to create an online newspaper, magazine or even a review site, UnicMag is the perfect option. Built on the powerful and amazing PunicaTheme framework, this theme allows you to create your unique and distinct website. Highly customizable, this theme lets you generate shortcodes, custom widgets and a mega menu as well. Not only does this theme run amazingly on all devices it also is WooCommerce compatible making this theme the complete package.

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Pixagraph

This premium website theme for WordPress is perfect for all use. It has a really responsive and engaging interface that combines the appeal of imagery and text making your main slider stand out. With most of your content on the main slider this theme grabs the attention of all the viewers. Furthermore it comes with a built-in page builder and supports ads as well. With a number of font options, colour scheme options and layout choices, Pixagraph is one of the most versatile news themes we have.

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Blic

The perfect theme for an online magazine, a blog or a review site, this versatile theme is super multipurpose. It has an amazingly engaging and creative interface lets you create the most amazing online magazine. Whatever you want to write about be it fashion, lifestyle or politics, Blic has both the interface and the features to please you every step of the way.

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Newsright

An amazingly modern and simplistic website theme, Newsright has an interface that is highly engaging and creative. With the simple font style and a mixture of bold and subtle colour scheme, Newsright has the most perfect and professional layout. This theme is SEO optimized and supports ads as well helping you make profits off of your work. With its WooCommerce integration and a bbPress plugin, Newsright is one of the most versatile and complete themes that we have.

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CleanMag

CleanMag is a really professional and complete website theme. With the most powerful drag and drop builder, this theme allows you to bring together elements and create your very own distinct website. Whether you want a website for an online magazine or newspaper, this clean and simplistic website theme is all you want. The main focus of this theme is on SEO and of course, this theme comes SEO optimized to help you rank better in search engines with absolutely no knowledge of code.

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Black Flag

A really clean, simple and flexible website theme, Black Flag is not only professional but classy as well. Perfect for online magazines, newspapers, blogs and review sites, this theme is really multipurpose and easy to use. Using this website. Not only does Black Flag have a highly responsive interface it is also super practical owing to its amazing features. To top it all off this theme also comes with WooCommerce integration providing your website with everything you can possibly need.

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