Newspaper is a WordPress theme that lets you write articles and blog posts with ease. We offer great support and friendly help!
Create a great news website with our newspaper template. This bestseller theme is perfect for blogging and excellent for a news, newspaper, magazine, publishing or review site. It supports videos from YouTube. AMP and mobile ready. GDPR compliant, the theme is fast, simple, and easy to use for a cryptocurrency, fashion, food, lifestyle, modern, personal, travel, luxury, viral, minimal, minimalist projects, web development and more.
Integrated with Instagram, bbPress Forum, BuddyPress and WooCommerce, it uses the best clean SEO practices. Newspaper supports responsive Google Ads and AdSense.
Say Hello to Newspaper theme – The Ultimate Blog, News, and Magazine template for WordPress
Newspaper Theme version 10.0 is live for you!
Newspaper is the #1 Selling News WordPress Theme on the market, with 100,000+ customers and full Five Stars item rating based on over 6,000 website owners’ feedback. Bloggers, vloggers, journalists, business professionals, both beginners and advanced users from the whole world trust the Newspaper Theme to create their perfect online website.
Designed to be simple and easy-to-use, Newspaper Theme is packed with powerful features that help you start your website in minutes.
So, what makes it a must-have for so many people? The Newspaper theme is the only tool you’ll need to build a website on WordPress. The users agree that it’s extremely versatile and allows them to quickly create countless unique sites.
Newspaper Theme is powered by one of the easiest to use and flexible frontend page builder – the tagDiv Composer. All the options you’ll ever need are neatly organized to give you all the power to make the dreams become real.
Below we’ve selected some of the Newspaper WordPress Theme features. The list may be long, but so are the reasons to buy Newspaper
The main features of the Newspaper WordPress Theme:
Best selling Blog, News, and Magazine theme for more than 7 years
A clean and modern theme, perfect for both magazines and business websites
Multipurpose features that can be easily adapted to any website design and layout
Packed with premium and intuitive features
Responsive and Retina Ready, Ultra-High Resolution Graphics layouts
Flexible to the core
Optimized for mobile
WordPress 5.4+ and Gutenberg Optimized
Over 100,000 happy customers trust the Newspaper Theme
Child Theme Compatible – Your Newspaper Theme package includes a pre-built child theme
Special filtering options for the Flex Block shortcodes – The Flex blocks give you unbelievable power to display content on categories and single posts. Filter the content and to display it sorted by awesome criteria as “Most Commented,” “Last Updated Content”, “Popular (last seven days)”, “Highest Rated” and more. Easily combine your content to stun your audience. It’s simple and versatile, just as you requested!
Complete control over typography
Focused on usability and overall user-experience
jQuery Enhancements for your website
Newspaper theme includes the Font Awesome icon set
Compatible with Many Popular Plugins like WPML, Yoast, Contact Form 7, JetPack, Slider Revolution, WooCommerce, bbPress, BuddyPress, WP super cache, WP GDPR Compliance, Orbit Fox, and HubSpot All-In-One Marketing
Right-click extra settings (Copy paste functions on the frontend page builder)
Live search with Ajax and up & down key navigation
Custom BBPress styling + custom login system – you can now build a community with ease.
Custom auto scaling content blocks – any block changes its structure to work perfectly (in the sidebar, full width or pages with sidebar)
Responsive Google AdSense support
Responsive ads support – for ad networks that allow multiple ad spots on the same div or if you want to show your ads on different devices. This option will change the ad spot on the fly, for example, when a tablet is changed from landscape to portrait. (the header banner from the demo site is using this system)
Inline Google AdSense or other ads after a predefined number of paragraphs
Auto YouTube, Dailymotion, and Vimeo thumb downloader – just paste a YouTube URL, and the site will automatically download the largest image available from the clip, and it will set it as a featured image. Very easy to add videos to articles.
Video duration time on the Newspaper Theme modules for video articles;
SVG support for the icon shortcode – You Icon Shortcode in the tagDiv Composer now supports custom SVG files;
Built-in review system (stars, percents, points)
SEO: Schema with rich snippet microdata for articles and reviews
Built-in translation support from our admin panel. No more .po .mo files, you just get a form with all the strings from the theme and the corresponding translations.
Google fonts – change the fonts easily from the Theme panel and tagDiv Composer.
100+ Unique demos for an awesome start
With Newspaper Theme, you don’t have to build your website from scratch. We’ve created over 100+ full website designs you can easily import with one click. Choose the one that’s closer to your vision and start customizing it on the frontend.
Yes! It’s that easy. You get a fast start using a strong foundation handcrafted by professional designers and complete your project in no time.
With the PRO demos and the Cloud tagDiv templates, you get a fast and out-of-the-box performance optimized website. You can choose what code the theme is loading on your website and import only what you need.
39 PRO Demos – fully customizable, flexible and lightweight:
1000+ tagDiv Cloud Library elements and pre-made template designs:
The time when you had a myriad of blocks with rigid functionality and created a website in weeks is over. Newspaper Theme gives you free access to the tagDiv Cloud Library – a massive collection of elements, sections, pages, and articles layouts. Everything you may want on your website is already built and ready to be imported wherever you need them.
To keep your site lightweight, tagDiv Cloud Library is not included in the theme’s files. All the elements are hosted on our servers, and you can access them for FREE, import, and use what you like. That’s the tagDiv legendary freedom!
All drag and drop, with live customization for pages and posts
Starting with Newspaper Theme 9.5 update there’s a new way to customize your header right on the frontend with the Website Manager. Design, customize, and explore amazing new options to stand out from the crowd.
We’re delighted to introduce a new way to create and assign footers in the Newspaper theme. Starting with the 10.3 version, you can create & import multiple footers, customize, and easily assign them to the desired pages and templates. Access the new Website Manager button inside the tagDiv Composer frontend page builder on a page, category, article or any other template.
Design multiple footers right on the frontend with tagDiv Composer page builder – Read More
Different footers on any page or template. The Footer Builder – added straight into the Newspaper theme – is a great way to customize and assign your footers.
Footer templates – 69+ pre-designed and ready to use footer templates crafted by our designers are now available for you to import from the tagDiv Cloud Library – ready to use Footers
Option to create a footer and save it for later use.
Options to customize the footer’ appearance on different devices.
Easy to use assign system – The Website Manager lets you choose which footer to assign on the current page.
You can choose to have “No Footer” on any page or template.
Stunning Articles and Posts
Write, show, broadcast, and publish with style! Design your post with the tagDiv Composer page Builder, right on the frontend. Create the perfect form for all your amazing stories easily. Newspaper 10 brings you 69+ post templates you can import free with a single click. You can also design as many new layouts as you need, unlimited single templates.
14 post style available in the Standard pack plugin
96 Fully customizable Single Post Templates available in the tagDiv Cloud Library plugin
Unlimited post layouts – create as many post template as you need, easily right from the tagDiv Composer
Modal Video Popup with Ads Support – Highlight your video content with an AD on a modal window. There is no need for the audience to access the article to see the video
Sticky Video Player on the articles – Your videos stay on screen, playing when the audience is scrolling down the page
tagDiv Composer page builder – Your new secret magic wand
We’ve always aimed to give you the ultimate theme, that will help you build your website without any coding skills. In the last year, we’ve worked intensively on the tagDiv Composer to give exactly that — a magic wand to help you create your project fast, effortlessly, without any coding skills.
5 Flex Blocks – create any content layout
10 Big Grid Flex blocks – feature your most important content
22 multipurpose shortcodes – easily design any website – View
5 external shortcodes – Newsletter, Revolution Slider, Social Counter, Post Loops 1 & 2
22 extended shortcodes – Every design is now possible
11 dedicated shortcodes to Build your perfect Header
7 dedicated shortcodes for Attachment WordPress Template
8 dedicated shortcodes for Author WordPress Template
14 dedicated shortcodes for Category WordPress Template
23 dedicated shortcodes for Single WordPress Template
YouTube Embed shortcode – Add a YouTube video on any page or cloud template
Single External Shortcode – Safely embed external shortcodes in a single template
2 Covid-19 Shortcodes – Perfect to display the latest Covid-19 statistic data on your website as a counter or table. The shortcodes automatically pull the Coronavirus pandemic official data to populate the fields.
The tagDiv Composer is your magic tool to create and customize everything from top to bottom, starting with your header, pages, posts, templates, elements, sections, and footer.
Updating Newspaper Theme has never been so easy. Starting with Newspaper Theme v. 10.3.1 when a theme update is available, you can install the latest version with a single click, directly from the theme panel. The system downloads the latest version from the tagDiv servers and automatically updates the theme’s files and the native plugins so that you can focus on the content;
Theme Update Notifications – When an update is available, you’ll see a notification in the WordPress Admin interface (wp-admin);
Newspaper theme creates auto-backup for the settings – Every time you click the Save button in the Theme Panel Save, the system creates a backup copy for the previous version. With Newspaper Theme now you can turn back time and restore the before-the-change settings;
We personally respond to all the requests that we receive and we are trying to help everyone.
new: Mobile Pages and Templates System – With the Newspaper Theme, you can now create new pages and templates, especially for mobile devices. You can easily build a new version of the homepage, a single template, or a light customized header version only for mobile users using the tagDiv Composer page builder;
new: Font Analysis Tool is now available in Newspaper Theme to help you manage and optimize the fonts on each page, post, and template. Under the Website Manager section in the tagDiv Composer page builder, you can see the analysis of all the fonts currently in use on a page/template. You can also dynamically change specific fonts on all elements to increase the consistency;
new: Blank Mobile Templates and pages – The tagDiv Cloud Library has new mobile templates. Soon we will deliver more optimized mobile templates for homepages, headers, footers and so on;
new: The Website Manager has a new interface available in the tagDiv Composer page builder;
new: Install demos new interface;
new: 3 New one-click installable PRO Demos created with the tagDiv Cloud Library & tagDiv Composer:
new: WordPress 5.4 compatibility – Newspaper Theme is now compatible with the latest version of WordPress CMS;
new: 2 Stats shortcodes – Perfect to display Covid-19 Statistics on your website;
new: Modal Video Popup with Ads Support – Easily create a great user experience for your users with Newspaper Theme. Highlight your video content with an AD on a modal window. There is no need for the audience to access the article to see the video;
new: Sticky Video Player on the articles – Your videos stay on screen, playing when the audience is scrolling down the page;
new: YouTube Embed shortcode – Easily add a YouTube video in any page or cloud template with this dedicated shortcode;
new: SVG support for the icon shortcode – You Icon Shortcode in the tagDiv Composer now supports custom SVG files;
new: Video duration time on the Newspaper Theme modules for video articles;
new: Special filtering options for the Flex Block shortcodes – The Flex blocks are ready to give you unbelievable power to display content on categories and single posts. Newspaper theme helps you filter the content in blocks and to display it sorted by awesome criteria as “Most Commented,” “Last Updated Content”, “Popular (last seven days)”, “Highest Rated” and more. Easily combine your content to stun your audience. It’s simple and versatile, just as you requested!;
new: Single External Shortcode – Safely embed external shortcodes in a single template using tagDiv Composer to expand your website’s functionality;
new: Video Lazy Load on mobile for youtube videos
misc: Single modified date have time ago option + other options;
fix: iPhone 1px background off css issue
fix: Inline ads issue;
fix: Missing Mix icon;
fix: Empty value for 1 column on Subcategories shortcode;
fix: Dropcap styles on the Mobile Theme;
fix: Closing the website manager on the Firefox browser;
fix: If you’ve installed a demo on version 10.3.1 starting on March 29, 2020 and you do not receive the automatic notification for the latest updates, please use the manual update .
new: Automatic Theme Update – When a theme update is available, you can install the latest version with a single click, directly from the theme panel. The system downloads the latest version from the tagDiv servers and automatically updates the theme’ files and the native plugins so that you can focus on the content;
new: Update Notification System – When an update is available, you’ll see a notification in the WordPress Admin interface (wp-admin);
new: Theme Panel auto-backup for the settings – Every time you click the Save button in the Theme Panel Save, the system creates a backup copy for the previous version. With Newspaper Theme now you can turn back time and restore the before-the-change settings;
new: Sharing video content with your audience using the Newspaper Theme is easier than ever. You can now dynamically populate the Youtube Video Playlist element with videos from Channels, Username or Playlists;
misc: the YouTube Video Playlist and YouTube Social Counter now require a YouTube API Key to grab the data. Follow this guide to get your key;
misc: Added more social icons into the Social Icons shortcode;
misc: Added better support Custom Post Types (CTP) on the content blocks;
misc: Title & breadcrumbs can now be used on pages;
misc: We’ve updated Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
fix: CSS fix for the News Ticker on the Edge browser;
fix: font-newspaper.css path when child theme is active;
new: Over 1000+ Cloud Library templates are now available, and you can use them for free. Handcrafted by our designers, the pages, templates, layouts, elements, and sections are waiting for you to import and use them to create your website faster than ever before. Discover the Cloud templates and how to use them;
new: Footer Manager System – Over 52 footer templates are now available as Cloud Template layouts. Click the Website Manager button in tagDiv Composer and bring your awesome footer on any page;
new: Footer Cloud Template or No footer layout can now be assigned individual per page or on Cloud Templates, just like headers;
new: Added ability to assign a post Cloud Template for a chosen Category (accessible from the Theme Panel);
new: Added option to disable the default fonts used by the theme (Open Sans and Roboto) in Theme Panel;
new: Added extra options for the Weather shortcode in the tagDiv Composer;
new: Google Fonts System (now the new system prepares to load only the Google fonts used in each page or Cloud templates);
new: Enable/Disable Sticky Menu option. You can now turn on/off the sticky menu from the Website Manager without removing the content of that menu;
misc: Removed subsets from the Google Fonts (deprecated);
misc: Removed DateTime attribute from the date;
misc: We’ve updated Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
misc: We’ve updated the WPBakery Page Builder plugin to the latest version;
fix: the Gutenberg style;
fix: the Gutenberg URL attribute;
fix: the Gallery CSS style;
fix: the image Lightbox Effect on the Infinite Loading posts;
fix: the Blend Modes on the Flex blocks;
fix: Unique Articles;
fix: the DateTime meta now uses the timezone;
fix: the WPML for the single template (without it the WPML resets the selected template);
fix: Ajax search link on the AMP;
fix: Allowing shortcodes in the Single content;
fix: The Infinite Loading Google Search Console issue;
new: New Styles and Features on Gutenberg blocks – We’ve added extended & enhanced support for the Gutenberg blocks;
new: Standard Pack plugin – The Standard Pack premium plugin is available to you for free. When activated, it gives you all the goodies that make you love Newspaper Theme. When you deactivate it, you can decide how much code your website is loading and optimize for a stunning performance;
new: Discover a wonderful one-click installable PRO Demo created with the tagDiv Cloud Library: Default Demo PRO. More than full website design, the Pro Demos are the perfect combination of lightweight architecture, enhanced performance, and stunning flexibility. You can modify all the templates like the single post, author page, category, and so on, using the frontend drag and drop functionality. Update your theme and enjoy the new demo for free:
new: Secure Instagram feeds with the access token – Newspaper Theme automatically imports the feeds from Instagram API with an access token;
new: Stunning image effects and blend modes on blocks – Now available on tagDiv Composer blocks to help you get the most daring visual impact with your pages;
new: 7 WooCommerce shortcodes are now available: New products, Featured Products, Best Selling Products, Most Popular “On-sale” Products, Products by Rating, Products by Category, Product Categories;
new: Header logo with SVG support;
new: tagDiv Composer search settings on blocks – We included a search function on each shortcode to help you find a specific option faster, way easier;
new: Enhanced UI design for the tagDiv Composer page builder -We’ve redesigned the whole experience so you can build your website faster and be more efficient;
misc: Login modal window now loads without the panel option when using the shortcode;
misc: More inline ads & ad params on the Single Post Content shortcode on Cloud Library templates;
misc: Translation integration for the Cloud Library templates (WPML);
misc: Option to disable the schema.org/Article markup on the article;
misc: Option to display additional text before the date;
misc: Compressed style selectors for the shortcodes;
misc: Recently used colors are added on the gradient controllers;
misc: Video and Audio icon size option;
misc: We have updated Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
fix: Canonical links on mobile and AMP;
fix: The Header template at install demo;
fix: Issue while saving the header template;
fix: Duplicate the header template;
fix: tagDiv Composer option to disable LazyLoad effect;
new: 12 New one-click installable PRO Demos created with the tagDiv Cloud Library: Life News, Video News, Influencer, La mode, Animals Magazine, Art Magazine, L’histoire, Travel Memories, Fitness Blog, Tech News, Podcasts and Romania News. More than a full-website design, the Pro Demo are the perfect combination of lightweight architecture, enhanced performance, and stunning flexibility. You can modify all the templates like the single post, author page, category, and so on, using the frontend drag and drop functionality. Update you theme and enjoy the new demos for free:
new: New options added for Mobile Theme. Now you have additional settings to customize the Grids, the Latest Articles, and the Theme Fonts. This is an important enhancement as now you can add more style to the way your website is displayed on mobile devices;
new: Option to Enable/Disable the Mobile Theme for individual posts and pages. Now you have the power to control which post or page is shown to your mobile visitors;
new: Audio Post support;
new: Added the Fixed Position option on the Single Background Featured Image element;
new: Megamenu option – Easily order your subcategories by Name or ID;
misc: Improved Child Theme support;
misc: The Block Title Tag option was added on the Flex Block elements;
misc: Header Live Search – We’ve added more options to customize it;
misc: The Video Playlists Shortcodes are now updated to give your visitors a better experience;
misc: Added the option to disable H1 on logo for the Header Logo element;
misc: Better search;
misc: We updated the WPBakery Page Builder plugin to the latest version;
misc: We updated the Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version;
fix: vc_column_text and td_block_text_with_title can now have self enclosed shortcodes;
fix: Sign-in/join now appears in the Mobile Menu;
fix: General Modal now applies properly;
fix: The Canonical URL on Homepage Loop Template while using the Loop shortcode;
fix: The appearance of the Header Login shortcode on mobile;
fix: The Loop Pagination when used with the offset on the page;
This update brings changes that adapt the Newspaper Theme files to comply with the new quality standards of the Envato Market for WordPress. Find all the info about what you need to know and do regarding this update in the dedicated article on our blog.
misc: We updated the WPBakery Page Builder plugin to the latest version.
Newspaper Theme is now compliant with the Envato current WordPress Standards – WordPress Requirements. This update is different as it makes changes to the theme’ code structure. It doesn’t influence the functionality and features.
However, the update interferes with the child theme customizations. If you’ve made changes only in the functions.php and style.css files, your modifications are safe. In case you’ve altered other files, before updating your theme, please create a test environment and check out the changes there, not on your live website.
Find all the details you need to know and do regarding this update in the dedicated article on our blog.
new: Added New tracking functions for Google Analytics and Facebook on the Submit button in the Newsletter plugin.
new: Sticky Column options now also work for the Inner Columns.
improvement: New options added to the Mobile theme for more flexibility. You can now choose the way you display content on small screen devices using Mobile theme and AMP.
Version 9.6 – March 6th, 2019
Notice: The tagDiv AMP plugin was discontinued as we are introducing an easier, more elegant way to display your content on mobile devices using the official AMP plugin and the Mobile theme. When updating your theme to Newspaper version 9.6, tagDiv AMP plugin will be automatically disabled. Read More
new: Introducing the Mobile theme with AMP Support. We’ve redesigned the Mobile Theme plugin to integrate seamlessly with the official AMP plugin for WordPress.Together, they come as a neat solution to quickly give you the best results. Increase your page loading speed on mobile up to five times faster.
new: We’ve added Single Post Modified Date shortcode.
new: Added Modified Date Option on blocks and modules.
new: Added Modified Date Sort Order (filter).
new: Introducing Unlimited Ads for your website. Place your ad code directly in the Ad Box shortcode; there’s no need to use an existing spot area. We’ve also added image ad support to give you unlimited possibilities to monetize your website.
new: Added the Page Scroll with Percent Option for the Infinite Load on Post feature. Give your users the opportunity to enjoy more of your content with a new smooth experience.
new: Added the New Block Header 18
new: Added Icons for the Header Logo shortcode
misc: New options to style the pagination on blocks
misc: We updated the Revolution Slider plugin to the latest version
fix: Page mega-menu
fix: H tag issue on the multipurpose elements
fix: You can use a header template from a demo, and also load the header template you like from the tagDiv Cloud Library
Built for newspaper sites, article sites and review sites
Custom colors, selectable for each category
Fast loading newspaper section
Simple to use – basically all the newspaper sections are customizable from the admin. You can have different layouts for each newspaper category.
Ideal for article sites, review sites, news, newspaper and more
Newspaper is fast The theme is blazing fast. It’s really incredible how fast the pages built with Newspaper are loading! As you know, speed is very important when building a site so we’ve spent a huge amount of time optimizing this theme so that Newspaper loads extremely fast.
Long time support and development We can easily send updates to ThemeForest each time we make an improvement so with each purchase you will fund the further development of the Newspaper theme.
Good coding practice and naming conventions All the html used is HTML 5 valid and it’s incredibly easy to work with.