Gabfire Themes have always created some pretty awesome looking newspaper and magazine WordPress themes and Patterns, their latest creation is quite a stunner! The Patterns theme is a beautiful, modern looking and responsive WordPress theme perfect for newspaper and magazine style websites.
Patterns has a unique and attractive magazine styled homepage with a featured collage section that displays posts based on a user-defined category or tag. A news ticker section is located in the top left of the header to display breaking news or sticky posts. The theme has 5 different layout options for categories and 4 post layout options so you can mix things up and make your site look really interesting and professional. It also has a smart navigation menu with a 2 column design that shows your sub menu items as well as the most recent entries with a thumbnail image.
The theme has a responsive design so it doesn’t matter if visitors are using a desktop computer, tablet or smartphone the website will automatically adjust its layout to serve an optimised reading experience. Gabfire have built this theme on Twitter Bootstrap – a solid and popular responsive framework from the good people at Twitter.
Some of the other features include: an ads module with category based ads option, numerous shortcodes, media module, automatic thumbnail images, advanced control panel and more.
You can see all the other themes from Gabfire here, or have a look at our comprehensive round up of the best responsive magazine WordPress themes.
- Responsive Design – the theme automatically adjusts its layout for an optimized viewing experience on larger screens as well as tablets and smart phones.
- Built on Twitter Bootstrap – the theme is built on one of the most popular design frameworks for responsive websites – Bootstrap from the people at Twitter.
- News Ticker – a news ticker located at the upper left side of screen provides a section for breaking news or sticky topics. It can display the latest posts – or – posts of a specific category or tag
- Featured Collage Section – the theme has an attractive featured collage section on the homepage that displays posts based on a user-defined category or tag
- Smart Navigation – a unique two-column panel divided into sub-navigation items and the most recent entries with a thumbnail image within that category
- 5 Category Layout Templates – comes with various unique layout options you can select for each category pages. Display categories in a default blog layout, with a slider, 2 column grid, 3 column grid, or 4 column grid
- 4 Post Layout Options – comes equipped with four post templates for giving posts an individual look
- Shortcodes – includes various shortcodes for additional styling
- Ads Module – Includes an advertisement module along with “category based ad” option. Using this module you can display different ads for each category
- Advanced Control Panel – you can quickly and easily change settings through the control panel
- Media Module – include a media module that makes embedding media (videos and pictures) simple
- SEO Optomized
- Automatic Thumbnail Resizing
- Custom Page Templates
- Media Module
- Multiple Colour Schemes
- WordPress Multi-Site Compatibility
- Localization Support
- Multiple Colour Schemes
Standard Pack: $79
Developer Pack: $179
Gabfire Themes have a selection of attractive and sophisticated premium magazine themes, as well as themes for business, CMS, portfolio, restaurant and niche websites