Magazin - News / Editorial Blog / Magazine

Our new theme


This is the latest news theme from us! Newspaper theme is the fastest theme available, drag and drop page builder and very nice support.

Documentation, FAQ and Video Guides:

Lates update:

V 1.9 – August 19, 2013 – list of modified files

  • New top menu option in themecustomizer
  • New page navigation
  • New home template with loop (homepage 2)
  • Fixed menu open speed
  • Sidebar for archive pages
  • Click on comment count goes to the comments
  • Fixed bug with module title breaking with ‘
  • Fixed tab widget bug
  • Removed the yallow background from ads
  • Fixed style 2 social icons sprite
  • New icon


Video Guides:

The full list of features:

  • Drag and Drop page buildervideo
  • Custom auto scaling content blocks – a block changes it’s structure to work perfectly (in sidebar, full widt or pages with sidebar) – sample block (scroll down to see it on all the columns)
  • Responsive Google AdSense support via our custom admin panel – the scripts 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. See it in action
  • 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 sistem)
  • Inline Google AdSense or other adsads in content after a predefined number of paragraphs
  • Auto youtube and vimeo thumb downloader – just paste a youtube url and the site will download the largest image available from the clip automatically 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
  • SEO: Authorship support integrated in theme
  • 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. We hate po mo files :)
  • All the global settings are available in the wordpress theme customizer with live preview – theme customizer tour
    • Sticky navigation menu – with option to enable, disable or enable only on big screens (not on phones)
    • Each category has:
      • custom layout (no sidebar, sidebar left, sidebar right)
      • featured slide (optional)
      • custom colors
      • custom backgrounds + background style
      • custom module style (loop style)
      • custom sidebar
    • Unlimited sidebars. Each post/page/category can have it’s own sidebar
    • Built in related posts based on tags
    • Easy Google analytics support (just paste the code in our admin)
    • Full screen background
    • Unlimited colors with live preview from wordpress theme customizer
    • 4 footer layouts
    • Custom block widgets
      • Block 1
      • Block 2
      • Block 3
      • Block 4
      • Block 5
      • Gallery widget
      • Slide widget
    • Custom widgets
      • Ad box – allow you to select an ad zone (you define the responsive ad zones in our panel)
      • Responsive facebook box
      • Twitter
      • Tab widget – you can add other widgets in the tabs
      • Gravatar profile
      • Image widget
      • Most viewed bars
      • Social icons widget
      • Popular posts bars
      • Footer logo widget
      • Rss links

      More info about Magazinly

      • Built for magazine sites, article sites and review sites
      • Custom colors and backgrounds, selectable for each category
      • Fast loading magazine section
      • Responsive design
      • Simple to use – basically all the magazine sections are customizable from the admin. You can have different layouts for each magazine category.
      • Ideal for article sites, review sites, news, Magazinly and more

      Full update list:

      The theme comes with lifetime updates. If you have any suggestions send them to us: For the next version we are working to address all the issues and feedback that our uses reported.

      Thanks for your interest in our theme!
      Radu and Marius from tagDiv



      • V 1.8 – August 6, 2013 – list of modified files

        • Full wordpress 3.6 compatibility, all the issues are resolved
        • Updated the visual composer pagebuilder to the latest version 3.6.8(faster workflow, better UI, wordpress widgets support + lots of goodies)
        • Demo site updated
        • fixed menu overflow with lots of items on iPad (portrait and landscape)
        • added autoplay to slider widget
        • added title and alt setting for logo in theme customizer
        • changed the title of the featured image to the post title

        V 1.7 – july 17 2013 – list of modified files

        • fixed an issue with the small slider thumbs not generating properly
        • fixed play icon position on some modules
        • fixed the demo issues
        • Page template with title + (sidebar left, right, no sidebar)
        • h1 on tag pages
        • fixed author page issue


      • V 1.6 – june 20 2013 – list of modified files

        • auto play for the slide
        • fixed retina icons issue
        • fixed issue with sticky posts in blocks
        • css fixes
        • better support for responsive in content videos
        • search results page updated
        • fixed translations strings for search page
        • fixed author page header


      • 1.5 – june 13 2013 – list of modified files
        • similar articles number
        • similar articles by category
        • similar articles by author
        • 404 page with configurable style
        • New option to turn off the repsonsive grid at 1200px and 980px
        • Added support for video thumb download
        • Various css and bug fixes
        • Fixed category background bug
        • Fixed sprite bug on retina displays
        • Added bottom menu support


      • V 1.4 – june 6 2013 – list of modified files
        • Added full width top menu
        • Added child theme in package
        • Added breadcrumbs with options in themecustomizer
        • Added more sprites (I still didn’t finish with them… I hate sprites :) )
        • Fixed the child theme support
        • Better title tag support for SEO + SEO plugins
        • Fixed spelling error in author box
        • Fixed pagebuilder information notice
        • Fixed issue with some draft posts showing up in blocks
        • Fixed gallery module title lenght
        • Polished some UI elements
        • Better demo
      • V 1.3 – june 3 2013 – list of modified files
        • Better documentation for the pagebuilder
        • Fix missing translation strings.
        • Fixed css issues again, better support for all devices
        • Fixed popular posts widget bug on demo
        • iOS performance updates (especially older iPads)
        • Full width header with widgetized sidebar
        • Widget support for header (logo + widget)
        • No header style Added H4 to block titles to improve seo
        • Fixed issue with h5 Fixed an issue with the default text in pagebuilder
        • Realigned the in content ads
        • Added no follow to source and via
        • Loading animations on ajax content
        • Removed some debug settings that were not working
      • V 1.2 – may 29 2013 – list of modified files
        • Fixed the logo dimensions in theme customizer
        • Fixed google adsense top ad position problem
        • Fixed footer color not changing bug
        • NEW: Fetured images now with lightbox – no need to use plugins
        • NEW: Inline images with lightbox support
        • NEW: Option to disable or enable the lightbox in themecustomizer
        • Fixed wpml compatibility issues
        • Fixed css issues again
        • Fixed design issues (better aligment of blocks + elements)
        • Fixed issue with the category background (the post was not able to get the category background sometimes)
        • Added the source .less files – if you are a developer and you want to modify the theme, we added the main less files + a php less compiler. You can enable the use of .less files instead of the style.css with just a change of a flag in the theme. The less source is fully documentated and you can use any compiler with it :).
        • Verified revolution slider compatibility, we may add it in the next update
        • Verified compatibility with disqus comment system
      • V 1.1 – may 27 2013list of modified files
        • Fixed a video thumb downloader bug
        • Improved SEO – better H1 H2 H3 usage in theme
        • New option for blog index with excerpt
        • Pagebuilder templates for home and contact page
        • Various css fixes
        • Better image compression for the social icons made by us


      Magazinly is fast
      The theme is blazing fast. It’s really incredible how fast the pages built with Magazinly load. As you know, speed is very important when building a site so we’ve spent a huge amount of time optimizing this theme for Magazinly to load 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 this magazine theme.

      Small number of external scripts
      You can easily add your own javascripts without worrying about incompatibilities between the theme and your scripts. Magazinly uses a very small number of external libraries so it’s very easy to add new features to this theme.

      Good coding practice and naming conventions
      All the html used is HTML 5 valid and it’s incredibly easy to work with.