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 and more.
Integrated with Instagram, bbPress Forum, BuddyPress and WooCommerce, it uses the best clean SEO practices. Newspaper supports responsive Google Ads and AdSense.
Custom bbpress styling + custom login system – you can now build a community with ease.
Custom auto scaling content blocks – a block changes its structure to work perfectly (in sidebar, full width or pages with sidebar)
Responsive Google AdSense support via our custom admin panel – the script loads a different google adsense spot for each screen size. Once it’s loaded it doesn’t modify it in order to be 100% compliant with Google adSense TOS.
Responsive ads support – for ad networks that allow multiple ad spots on the same div or if you want to show your own 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.
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
Sticky navigation menu – with option to enable, disable or enable only on big screens (not on phones)
Each category has:
8 category templates styles
12 category top posts styles – each with 7 unique grid styles
19 custom module style (loop style)
custom background image
custom sidebar + position(left, full, right)
Unlimited sidebars – each post, page, category can have its own sidebar. Also, all the author, search, tag, blog index templates have custom sidebars
Built in related posts based on tags, author or category
Easy Google Analytics support (just paste the code in our admin)
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
new: Introducing the Header Builder. Now you have the power to create completely different headers for various pages, sticky headers on desktop and mobile, but also special headers for small screen devices.
new: The Header Manager. This feature allows you to have a different header on templates (think of it as your Headers Assign System :p)
new: 35+ Header Templates. Fully editable, the header templates are easy to import and modify to fit your website perfectly. Almost all of them come with editable logos.
new: 10 New header shortcodes – Drag and drop them into a new header and customize them with tagDiv Composer.
new: Auto Loading feature for articles – When visitors reach the end of the post, another article is loaded. You can easily choose which one is displayed next.
new: We’ve added a beautiful set of icons in Newspaper Theme font. They are very useful for crafting your logos.
new: Shadow Controller for tagDiv Composer.
misc: We’ve added 2 beautiful Styles for the multipurpose ‘Button’ Element.
misc: Full compatibility with Gutenberg blocks.
fix: Social share buttons.
fix: Page settings in Gutenberg editor.
fix: Flex blocks.
fix: Display mobile grid (on Mobile Theme) only if ‘Featured’ category exists.
new: 7 New installable demos created with the tagDiv Cloud Library: Entertainment, Living Mag, Fast News, Gossip, Journal, Gaming, and Lifestyle Blog. You can modify all the templates like the single post, author page, category, and so on, using the frontend drag and drop functionality:
new: Fully customizable Entertainment Demo;
new: Fully customizable Living Mag Demo;
new: Fully customizable Fast News Demo;
new: Fully customizable Gossip Demo;
new: Fully customizable Journal Demo;
new: Fully customizable Gaming Demo;
New: Fully customizable Lifestyle Blog.
new: We’re introducing the intuitive Right-Click option in the tagDiv Composer page builder to bring you new features and a natural way to design your website:
new: Copy and Paste options available from the Right-Click menu for elements, columns, and rows available; This functionality also works between pages, not only on the same page;
new: Copy and Paste Style option. Now you can copy the customized style of an element and apply it to all the similar ones. The feature is available from the Right-Click menu for elements, columns, and rows. You can also use it between pages, not only on the same page;
new: Reset Style option. Now you have the option to revert an element style to the default design settings. The feature is available from the Right-Click menu;
new: Save as Element option. From the Right-Click menu, you can save elements and rows as predefined ones, and use them later from the ‘Add Element’ button in the tagDiv Composer
new: Delete option. Now it’s easy to remove the unwanted items from your page, straight from the Right-Click menu;
new: Duplicate option – available from the Right-Click menu
new: Clear option available from the right-click menu. Now you can quickly remove all the elements from a column or row.
new: 10 beautiful Big Grid Flex elements
new: Style Presets for Big Grids Flex and Category Grids
new: option to choose the H tag format for the Title element
new: option to Duplicate a Cloud template
new: “Used on” Column in Cloud Templates section. Now you can easily see which template is assigned and used on your website.
new: Post Loop 2 element: Use this new element to display posts loop using other designs
new: option to quickly change the Page or Template Name directly from the tagDiv Composer page builder editor
new: Recent Comments element with new Extra Style settings
new: the list of Used Colors for pickers is now available in tagDiv Composer in the Recent Colors section
new: the list of Used Fonts is available in the tagDiv Composer under the Load Font Settings menu
new: We’ve tested and updated the WPBakery Page Builder plugin to the latest version
misc: new alert message box in tagDiv Composer
misc: settings updated for the Single Review Overall and Summary Post elements
misc: the List Menu element: added a new font option for the header title section
misc: Flex block 1: added color option for the review stars
misc: new options for Slide element. Now you can choose a specific height responsive
misc: update for tagDiv Newsletter plugin: added MailChimp GDPR checkboxes
misc: update for tagDiv Cloud Library plugin: new enumeration system for duplicated templates and other UX improvements
fix: the tagDiv Composer panel’s appearance when the scroll is hidden in your browser
fix: style for comment edit link
fix: Column Text encoding issues
fix: bug when deleting an assigned Single Cloud template
fix: Single Post review – the Google Structured Data error
fix: Flex Grids blocks – the horizontal align
fix: smartlist missing paragraph
fix: minor fixes for the tagDiv Newsletter plugin for the MailerLite
fix: various fixes for the WooCommerce CSS
fix: the Comments form issues
fix: the Category Grids and Flex Grids blocks – the title hover color
fix: Facebook ‘Like’ button issue on the Mobile Theme plugin
new: tagDiv Composer now supports undo and redo actions.
new: Classy demo. The first demo that is fully customizable with the drag and drop functionality. All the templates (like the author, category, single post, etc.) can be modified with tagDiv Composer.
new: tagDiv image style: center full width – available in the image details panel while editing a post. This option centers the image and leaves it full width. This image style is very useful and enables creative designs with full images when the article has no sidebars.
new: flex block 3, 4, and 5. The new flex block elements enable unique layouts with a lot of flexibility.
new: option to hide the caption on featured images that are used on custom single templates.
new: reviews are now fully supported on custom single templates.
new: ajax pagination (load more, next prev, and autoloading) on the loop shortcode. This shortcode is used to create the archive templates, category templates, author templates, and others using the Cloud Library
new: now you can load and select custom templates from the Cloud Library and customize them with tagDiv Composer: 404, archive, attachments, search and tag templates. Each author and category page can have a custom template.
new: Pinterest on the Social Counter plugin
new: 140+ customizable sections
new: 39+ contact and about pages
new: 15+ category templates
new: 24 editable footers
misc: the breadcrumbs now support custom links so you can easily override the ones provided by WordPress on custom templates like the author, single page, categories, and many more.
misc: the breadcrumbs on custom templates now produce JSON-LD for SEO.
misc: the local templates on tagDiv Cloud Library now can be filtered by type (single, category, author, etc.).
misc: two new custom fonts spots. Now the theme can load up to 5 custom fonts.
fix: the column text and block with title text is now encoded, so this should prevent problems when the page is manually edited.
fix: various multi-purpose elements like recent comments and text with image.
fix: live CSS button was not working on the Firefox browser.
fix: various permissions checks in tagDiv Composer for the editors and authors. Now an editor can use the plugin but cannot change the header of the site or other sitewide settings.
fix: WPBakery Page Builder 5.5+ interferes with tagDiv Composer functionality.
fix: border-radius setting on buttons.
fix: icon box description font was not working as expected.
fix: CSS issues when speed booster is active.
fix: while editing a custom single template, the comments now look just as they display on the front end
fix: tagDiv Amp plugin now sanitizes the footer text as expected.
fix: smart list 6 CSS fixes.
fix: when using custom templates from tagDiv Cloud Library, the theme now displays the “no posts text” as expected.
fix: offset support on loops that are used in custom templates now works as expected.
fix: weather widget now allows a city id.
fix: various fixes to the footer page.
fix: various Firefox specific fixes regarding the shadow.
new: we added support for the private policy WordPress page on the login/register modal window.
new: setting to disable google fonts in theme panel – fonts – google fonts settings. You can load local font files and use them instead of external fonts.
misc: the tagDiv Multi-Purpose plugin is included in the tagDiv Composer plugin. There is no need to install the Multi-Purpose plugin now, as all the functionality was moved in tagDiv Composer.
misc: the plugin update system was completely rewritten from scratch. It tries to update the plugin using multiple ways and if it fails, it will show an admin notice with information about what plugin failed and why.
misc: all plugins now have a built date on them besides the version.
misc: the theme is GDPR compliant now.
new: shortcuts to use in the footer text – date, sitelink, privacy_policy and more. The list of shortcuts is available in the theme panel next to the setting.
new: The first pagebuilder ever created for blogs, news and magazine websites is now ready to transform your website. In Newspaper 8 we’ve added tagDiv Composer to give you a lighter, faster and more efficient way to build your site: right on the frontend, easier than ever, seeing every change instantly. Watch the video
new: Live frontend LESS and CSS editor. This allows you to quickly add CSS or LESS to any page of your site
new: Lifestyle Magazine Demo
new: Gadgets Demo
new: Craft Ideas Demo
new: Business Magazine Demo
new: Book Club Demo
new: Architecture Blog Demo
new: Retro Wave Demo
new: Fitness Blog Demo
new: Voice Report Demo
new: Art Creek Demo
new: Sound Radar Demo
new: Church Mag Demo
new: Old Fashioned Demo
new: Photo Folio Demo
new: All of the post Grids now support full width
misc: We revised all the block headers and we added multiple new options for them
misc: We redesigned all the older demos and gave them a modern look, improving every aspect of the demos
misc: Full PHP 7.1 support
fix: Background ad click issues
fix: Password field on mobile phones alignment issues
improvement: we updated the WPBakery Page Builder to the latest version
improvement: updated Revolution Slider to the latest version
Version 7.7 – February 3rd, 2017
new: this theme version has support for block templates and it comes bundled with 17 templates. A block template can change the appearance of a block’s title, pagination and more. The global block template will also affect the way comments, related posts and widgets look and feel.
new: widgets can use block templates that are different from the global one that is selected in the panel
new: options for Google Font weights and styles. The theme will only load the needed font weights and styles from now on
misc: Author Box is added as a widget now
misc: added footer social icons color option
misc: archive widget style
misc: The Header Style section from Theme Panel was redesigned with icons to be more user friendly
misc: image box block now supports custom gaps between pictures and custom heights
misc: widgets can now use an image upload control. The first widget to use this is the Imagebox widget
misc: Google Fonts now always load as one file
misc: the Theme Panel layout and spacing is much improved now
misc: inline ad displays at the last paragraph whenever there are not as many paragraphs mentioned in After Paragraph field and the article bottom ad is not active
misc: we updated the list of compatible plugins in the theme
fix: we updated the Instagram icon
fix: pulldown filter alignment on category template 8
fix: the image caption link on smartlists was not working
fix: the tagline from the text logo
fix: the Instagram widget on the boxed version was overflowing
fix: the password reset link that was sent from our login modal window was not working
fix: for BuddyPress styling issue – members, activity, groups pages and search form
fix: we switched to https all the post sharing links
fix: the mobile theme did not load the translations from the theme’s .po .mo files
fix: the not secured warning in Chrome now only appears when the login box is opened
fix: theme action error in the Status panel when the theme is already activated
fix: the featured images from Vimeo videos are now larger
fix: Ajax login works now via https
fix: the Sample plugin that shows how to add new modules and blocks works as expected now. It was giving a fatal error
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.