WordPress can indeed act better than the best CMS out there. The shortcomings of today’s difficult to use, code-bloated or overall buggy CMSs have resulted in thousands of webmasters embracing WordPress – a platform that loads fast, has more practicality than you can shake a stick at – and now, has the ability to look, act and be a true magazine or news themed authority site! Look through this list of the top best WordPress magazine themes
1. Zenko Magazine
Zenko Magazine is a Magazine-Style Premium Theme created for any type of informative websites such as a complex News Portal, or simply informative blog. With a simple layout, this theme can be easily adapted to create a perfect look of your blog, whatever how advanced are your skills in web-design.
2. WordPress channel Theme
* Advanced Theme Control Panel
* Auto-sized Thumbnail Management
* Text/Image Logo Switcher
* Fully Widgeted Sidebars
* Advertisement Management
* Localization Ready
* Analytics/Stat Management
* Built-in FeedBurner Support
* Threaded Comments
* Gravatar Ready
* Custom Page Templates
* Custom Widgets
* Dropdown Menu Navigation
* WordPress 3.0+ Compatible
* Cross-Browsers Compatibility
3. Yamidoo Magazine Theme
Yamidoo Magazine is a Magazine-Style Premium Theme created for any type of informative websites such as a complex News Portal, or simply informative blog. With a simple layout, this theme can be easily adapted to create a perfect look of your blog, whatever how advanced are your skills in web-design.
4.MagZine Wp theme
MagZine is a magazine styled wordpress theme that so easy to use and configure. See the live action in: http://designmagz.com. MagZine is a free wordpress theme as long as the footer signature remain.
5. Miniml Press Theme
Miniml Press is a sleek, professional WordPress theme best suited for artist and business portfolios, creative professionals, or anyone wishing to display his/her work with a clean, minimalist layout.
6. Magasin Uno
Magasin Uno is a premium quality WordPress theme with Featured Post Gallery, Feedburner Email Subscription, Twitter Account integration, Popular Posts, Automatic Thumbnail Resizer, Adsense ready with advertising blocks easily customize via an Option Page.
7. Marangal WordPress Theme
Marangal is a featured-packed, multi-colored and 3 columns free WordPress theme. It has an easy Options page to customize your theme. It is loaded with Feedburner Email Subscription, Twitter Account integration, YouTube Video integration, Flickr Thumbnails, Automatic Thumbnail Resizer, Adsense ready with advertising blocks.
Marangal – Black | Demo | Download Marangal (8590)
Marangal – Green | Demo | Download Marangal – Green (2428)
Marangal – Pink | Demo | Download Marangal – Pink (2064)
Marangal – Purple | Demo | Download Marangal – Purple (4267)
Marangal – Yellow | Demo | Download Marangal – Yellow (2438)
8. Hybrid News Magazine
This theme is meant to be a theme purely for news site. It has extra widget sections, double navigation menus, drop-down menus, a featured slider, and pretty much anything you’d need to run a complete news site. It was developed for WordPress 2.8+.
9. Arthemia WordPress theme
Arthemia is combining a magazine and a weblog into one; it is not too magazine-ish nor too blog-ish.
The front page of Arthemia shows the headline and featured post of yours along with the pictorial representation, that’s the magazine style, while the rest of your post will be shows sequentially just like a usual weblog. In the middle of the front page, Arthemia has a nice blue-and-black category bar which will help your readers exploring you site. At the bottom, Arthemia is outfitted with a blog must-have section, a three-list of favorite posts
10. Magadine 1.2 – Magazine Style WordPress Theme