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Providing regular, quality content in a well presented and easy to read design is what every online news or magazine website should strive for. WordPress allows you to easily and quickly create content and at the same time gives you a massive selection of themes to choose from. Using WordPress as your CMS and with the correct WordPress theme you can quickly establish a very popular and professional content driven website.
In this post I have selected 20 of the best WordPress news and magazine themes, the WordPress themes I have chosen focus on a clean, easy to read architecture that is primarily focused on the content.
Aggregate is a premium feature-rich Magazine-style WordPress theme. Aggregate comes complete with tons of content and widget-ready areas, Aggregates features an attractive, clean and stylish design which displays everything in a clear and readable manner.
Magnificent WordPress theme allows you to display loads of content in a beautifully simple, elegant fashion. The WordPress theme features a four-column homepage with 5 widget ready areas, you have many opportunities to customize your content display.
ThemeMin is a minimal, light-weight and typography-focused WordPress theme. It provides comfort reading and fast loading. There is no images used in the theme (except the RSS icon). Regardless of the font size, ThemeMin still looks elegant and readable.
Oracle is a sleekWordPress news theme that will give your site a clean and professional appearance. The Oracle theme gives you plenty of control, you can easily set your own color scheme or picking which categories to highlight on the home page.
eNews is an elegant and professional WordPress news theme, it is great for anyone looking display a lot of content in a clean and userfriendly manner.
The Maverick WordPress news theme is a fixed layout and suitable for almost any type of blogs including media, reviews, portfolio and even business. The news theme is extremely simple to get up and running, and includes a lot of options allowing for complete customization.
LeetPress is a WordPress news theme with all the features you need to create an awesome news site containing reviews, videos and screenshots. You can take a look at the video below to see how easy it is to create reviews. LeetPress also comes with 7 other help videos that will guide you through the theme.
Nuke is a clean, content focused magazine/news style WordPress theme, the theme is perfect for news and also features a blog template built with latest WordPress functionality.
Widezine is a fluid layout, clean, minimalistic and modern premium WordPress magazine and news theme, the theme can also double up as a community blog, news, editorial or whatever you’d like to use it for.
The Periodic WordPress news theme is simple and clean with an elegant interface which is meant to be a perfect backdrop to your content.
Repro is suitable for personal bloggers, newspapers, online magazines and community blogs. The Repro WordPress theme looks great out of the box but also provides the perfect black canvas for those of you who are looking to customize their own content-focused WordPress site.
London Live is the perfect WordPress theme for any news, magazine or blog site. It has multiple options to choose from and unlimited possibilities to create a great website.
Editorial is a WordPress magazine and news theme which allows you complete control over your post layouts. Each post you write can be styled uniquely with 1,2 or 3 column layouts. The magazine theme also has a featured slider, customizable header space, and AJAX powered category posts module allows for your content to be the core focus of your website.
The Fresh News WordPress theme features options to control the look, layout and fonts, and also features a featured post slider.
Voyage is a versatile WordPress news and magazine theme, it comes packed with many built-in amazing features, such as a built in slider, custom framework and custom page templates.
Pulse is magazine and news styled WordPress theme, it has a unique design and flexible layout. The homepage contains multiple widgetized areas, so you can organize the content as you like.
This magazine-style WordPress theme is a knockout for any type of content driven website such as a complex News Portal. This WordPress theme has a simple layout that can be easily styled to create the perfect look for your blog.