Paperback: A Stylish & Engaging Magazine WordPress Theme

Paperback is a great looking multipurpose magazine style WordPress theme from Array Themes. The premium theme has a clean, stylish and modern design that’s ideal for any type of online magazine or blog. It would be perfect for technology and gadget blogs, food blogs, travel websites, review sites, photography, fashion and lifestyle or anything else.

Paperback comes with lots of handy features, premium typography and customization options that empower you to easily create a unique website with beautiful, immersive multimedia content.


Paperback has multiple homepage layout options. You can use a single column blog style layout, two column or three column design. The homepage also features a unique featured post carousel to highlight your best content. It has some nice content discover features including a category mega menu that shows a drop down ‘post draw’ with the latest posts in the selected category, enhanced search functionality, and a featured posts header that appears when people scroll back up the page.

Some of the other features include: beautiful premium Typekit typography for a great reading experience, infinite scroll option, Theme Customizer support (to easily change site title, colors, upload a logo and more), multimedia styling (for photos, galleries, videos, audio etc), a handy getting started dashboard, and more.

Of course the theme is also mobile friendly with a dynamic, responsive design that ensures your website will look great on any screen size from desktops down to mobile phones.

Example Single Page Layout

Key Features

  • Mobile Responsive Design – the dynamic, responsive design ensures your site will adapt to fit any screen size, from desktops down to mobile phones
  • Multimedia Driven Content – includes styles for multimedia (photos, galleries, video, audio and more) so you can quickly and easily create beautiful and engaging content
  • Multiple Homepage Templates – one, two or three column layouts
  • Featured Post Carousel – the featured post header lets you create a visually stunning front page
  • Layout Options – choose from a one column, two column, or three column layout for your posts
  • Infinite Scroll Support – lets your visitors seamlessly load more of your content without leaving the page
  • Beautiful Premium Typography – includes Europa and Proxima Nova Typekit fonts which are clean and sophisticated serif fonts specifically designed for editorial use in newspapers, magazines and digital media
  • Customization Options – using the WordPress Customizer you can change your site title, accent color, upload a logo and more, all with a live preview
  • Several Built in Color Schemes – plus color pickers to create your own schemes
  • Slick Content Discovery Features – category mega menu and a featured post header allows visitors to discover more of your content
  • Category Mega Menu – with the Category Mega Menu enabled, clicking any category links in the main menu will show a drop-down post drawer with the latests posts in that category
  • Social Icons Menu – to share your content and connect with your social profiles
  • Getting Started Dashboard – a helpful Getting Started dashboard in the theme makes setup as easy as possible. You can view the help file, view and install recommended plugins, browse FAQ’s, view Paperback’s latest updates and more
  • JetPack Support
  • Valid HTML5 code
  • Contact Form
  • Translation Support


The Paperback theme costs $69 and includes 1 year of speedy support and updates. Array Themes also have a Theme Pass for $199 that gives you access to their entire collection of premium WordPress themes.

Wrap Up

Paperback in an excellent multipurpose magazine WordPress theme. With a stylish contemporary design, beautiful typography, slick content discovery features, multimedia support and custom layout and styling options, you can easily create a professional website with engaging content that your visitors will love.

Also being an Array theme you can be confident the Paperback WordPress theme is well designed AND well coded. The theme strikes the right balance of features and simplicity to ensure your building your WordPress website the right way.

Paperback is a top notch WordPress theme we can highly recommend.

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