Magazine Style WordPress Themes
WordPress is moving into the arena of Content Management Systems (CMS). There are so many good (premium) magazine style wordpress themes, but there are also several free magazine style WP themes.
Below is a list of free magazine–style themes, be sure to check out some of the great designs and please check each theme for the copyright requirements.
Free Magazine-Style WP Themes
ArtFull theme: Featuring fluid columns in a magazine style, including a custom home php file with the latest post for the desired features at the frontpage.
Options theme: 2 different stylesheets, Dark and Light. There are five sections on the home page layout. From the theme options page, you can choose from 14 different options for each of the sections.
Structure theme: Includes built-in video and image features that easily allow you to customize your site. There are content blocks that you can place virtually anywhere on the page.
Visionary theme: Customized front page to look like a news or magazine site. Sidebar tabbed navigation through the use of a custom jQuery script. Embed YouTube, Google Video, and Metacafe videos easily with Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict and more.
Morning After theme: A three-column home page, “Featured” post highlighting, associating images/thumbnails with recent posts, customisable logo/header image and more.
IndoMagz theme: Customizable Home page, gallery style category,custom archives page and more.
Mimbo Magazine theme: A clean, grid-based starter layout for designers, it contains no images and only minimal CSS styling.
Massive News theme: The fully automated featured article carousel is one of the many premium features of the Massive News WordPress theme. Featured article images, Links and Descriptions can easily be edited through the Massive News control panel within your WordPress installation.
Zeke theme – a 3-column, widget-ready WordPress theme. It’s built to work with WordPress versions 2.2 and above.
Jello Wala Mello theme – uses the optional excerpt and two custom fields: Thumbnail, and Thumbnail Full (case sensitive).
Forte – a 2 column blog, Magazine & list styled wordPress theme.