Latest version: v1.02 (5th July 2014) – Changelog
- Fully Responsive – tested across desktop browsers, iOS, and Android. Optional.
- Retina Ready – crystal clear icons & images, no need for any plugins.
- Built on Twitter Bootstrap 3.1.1, with clean & semantic code.
- Cardinal Demo Content Importer Plugin – Replicate any of the 30+ example sites with incredible ease, no manual uploading or configuring!
- Lightning quick site speed – A (90+) Ratings on both Page Speed and YSlow! Our features page loads in less than 1 second!
- SEO Optimised – schema.org compliant, and compatibility with your favourite SEO plugins. Built with the best practices & streamlined code, ready for you to achieve top search rankings. Social meta tags are included as default if you’d prefer not to include a plugin. Twitter Cards, Pinterest, Google+, Facebook Share, all fully formatted with review/price/media.
- Features the incredible Swift Page Builder, which offers endless possibilities of content creation and organisation.
- Built in Mega Menu – Options of standard menu, or 2-5 column mega menus on each menu item, offering incredible versatility.
- Stunning, crystal clear icons – over 700 icons to use with your content, featuring the SS Gizmo icon set, and popular Font Awesome icons.
- Incredible loading animations – create slick intro animations for almost any asset, which animates in as you scroll down the page.
- Full WooCommerce support (v2.0+) – View demo shop.
- bbPress & BuddyPress support – We’ve included styling and theme options for bbPress and BuddyPress, as standard.
- Video Background/Parallax.
- Image Parallax.
- Translation/Localization ready – includes .mo & .po files. English & French translations provided as standard.
- Extensive, Unbranded Theme Options panel.
- Boxed / Full Width layout modes
- Custom Mobile Menu – browse on mobile with ease, through a slick slideout menu.
- Auto Theme Updates – made quick and easy through your WordPress dashboard.
- Integrated Colour Scheme system, allowing you to save, export, and quickly swap between any number of colour schemes.
- Colourised Google Maps embeds.
- Unlimited Portfolio / Blog pages – Limitless Blog & Portfolio configurations.
- Unlimited Sidebars
- Child Theme included, and documentation to help you make the most out of it.
Premium Plugins Included – We’ve hand picked a few plugins that we’ve paid for and included for you to use with Cardinal, for free. The following plugins are included, and more will be added in future updates!
- Revolution Slider Plugin – $19 Value.
- LayerSlider Plugin – $18 Value.
- Master Slider Plugin – $25 Value.
- Go Responsive Pricing Tables Plugin – $17 Value.
- WooCommerce Quickview Plugin – $18 Value.
- iLightbox jQuery Plugin – $13 Value.
We have also paid for a Visual Composer extended license, so you can use this if you prefer – without having to purchase the plugin. If you need the plugin zip file – just let us know.
TOTAL: $135 included FREE!
Translation Ready / WPML Compatible + RTL READY! – Cardinal comes with .mo & .po files included, for both frontend and backend. We also have in-progress translations for 10 further languages:
- English – 100%
- French – 58%
- Spanish – 54%
- German – 58%
- Italian – 56%
- Bulgarian – 58%
- Dutch – 56%
- Polish – 56%
- Brazilian Portugese – 58%
- Russian – 56%
- Swedish – 57%
Cardinal is also RTL ready, without anything else needed.
Incredible WooCommerce Support – Cardinal not only supports, but makes WooCommerce sites lookoutstanding. We’ve added options for you to set full width shops, with customisable columns, sidebars, and product display types. We’ve even crafted 5 example shop sites, all of which you can easily replicate in a matter of minutes, using our Demo Content Importer.
Exception Code & Framework Quality – We’ve spent years developing the framework on which Cardinal is built upon, and it shows with the incredible performance that you can squeeze out of sites built with it. We’re bringing never before seen speed and functionality to the marketplace, the only theme that will allow you to truly set aside the need for any other theme from this moment.
Truly unlimited styling and customisation – We can safely say that when you use Cardinal, you are given the power to create something truly unique, without any difficulty at all. We’ve included full colour customisation, and a plethora of layout customisations to ensure that you can design your site just the way you want it.
Child Theme Compatible & Included – Cardinal is Child Theme ready, and we’ve even included one already set up, just install and active and you’re good to go!
Full Width & Boxed Layout Theme – Both are selectable with a single click, and you can also control the width of the site at it’s largest viewport, for ultimate control!
Symbolset Gizmo Icon Font – We’ve taken the expense to include the stunning Gizmo icon font with Cardinal, free to use anywhere within the theme. We’ve also included Font Awesome, so you’ll never need to seek out any other icon font.
Multi-site Ready – Cardinal has been thoroughly tested on WordPress Multisite installations, with absolutely no issues or limitations.
Gravity Forms Support – Gravity Forms has been tested & styled to match the theme styling – ready for you to create unlimited forms and display them perfectly. We’ve even created a page builder asset specifically for them, so you can quickly access them, and add them anywhere within your page.
Dedicated 5* Customer Support – We know that Cardinal is going to be the best theme you ever buy, and not only because of the theme, but also because of the dedicated support we’ll continue to offer to you, free of charge.
- We pride ourselves in offering the best aftercare that we can.
- Once purchased, you will have full access to our support forums and knowledgebase, where we will be happy to answer any questions and assist with anything you need.
- We won’t leave you high and dry. We care about your site just as much as you, and we want our themes to shine for you.
- Don’t take our word for it, just see what our customers say!
2.Multinews – Multi-purpose WordPress News,Magazine
- Fully Responsive design – with custom responsive navigation menu support icons and colos, every single element is adapt
- Page Builder – Very powerful and easy to use allow you to create a very complex layouts in seconds also it has a front-end builder Powered by Visual Composer & Organized UI
- Retina ready – all images and icons is HD with very nice fallback for non retina devices
- Review system – powerful and easy to use, unlimited criteria, sortable, with 3 different styles, you can use it with percent, points, stars
- Advertising System – use static image or Adsense code, all standard ads sizes is available, option for expiration time, single ad , ads grid, rotators ads, use ads any where between blocks, in header, in sidebar, in background
- Awesome Mega Menu – very efficient Mega menu with various styles it can be simple dropdown, fullwidth mega menu , vertical categories menu, horizontal categories menu or fully customizable mega menu you can use shortcodes or custom html on it, also you can use colors and icons, it has 1600+ icons with search engine to find icons easily
- RTL Fully Support – example in here
- Advanced Category options – tons of options to control in categories from theme options or control on each category from his own settings, disable/enable slider, change posts layout, custom sidebar and background and colors and icon for each category
- Advanced Category slider – Flipping slider to display random posts and popular posts for each category
- Amazing Author page – with cover image for each author and custom social links
- Advanced Post/page options -custom background color/image, custom layout ( one sidebar, both sidebars, full-width), hide/show elements, page comments, and more …
- Multiple layouts – Most of web pages layouts is available for the whole site or any page/post you can choose from right sidebar, left sidebar, both right sidebars, both left sidebars, both sidebars one on right and one on left or full-width also you can use multiple layout in same page – example in here
- Ajax live search – search about anything quickly with live search on the top bar, also Multinews has a very advanced search in search page with on/off option
- Advanced news modules with ajax – a lot of beautiful news modules with optional ajax show more button, and sub category tabs, the available modules is Newsbox with 6 styles, News scroller with 2 styles, News in pictures , News in tabs with 2 styles grid and list
- Unlimited Sidebars – create any number of sidebars use them in pages, posts, archives or category
- Mailchimp integration – quick and easy with newsletter widget
- Unlimited colors
- Apple iOS friendly – add your site icon for iOS devices desktop like app
- Incredible shortcodes – very handy and customizable shortcodes
- SEO Optimized – google rich snippet for post, breadcrumbs and reviews, google authorship, ready with seo best practice to use any SEO plugin like WordPress SEO Plugin
- WooCommerce compatible with full design integration
- 4 Headers style Light and dark – it’s really beautiful
- Sticky Navigation option
- Unlimited social icon with +1600 font icons
- Unbranded admin panel
- Comprehensive and organized options
- Cross-browser Compatible
- HTML5/CSS3 – semantic HTML5 markup
- All google Fonts supported
- Post Formats: Standard, Image, Gallery, Audio, Video
- Multiple Blog Layout – medium thumbnail, Big image, pagination
- Multiple page support for post/page
- Translation Ready with .po files
- Advance search form – with on/off option
- Search page – with 2 different styles
- Offset content advertising – show you ads on the content right and left
- 404 page
- Threaded comments numbering – with on/off option
- Tabbed widget – you can insert any widget on it
- Advanced typography options – 600+ google fonts to select from them + the web safe fonts
- Perfect images ration – upload one image and it will be fit in every where in your wordpress
- All HTML Tags has a proper style – tables, Ordered & Unordered Lists, Pre & Code, Definition Lists, em, del, ins, strong etc …
- Icons (Retina) – 1600+ icons you can use in menu, posts, page, widgets, lists and shortcodes
- Marquee News ticker – display latest posts, specific category , tag or custom text
- Animated Shortcode – you can animate any element on the page with this awesome shortcode, easy to use via editor and page builder
- Beautiful Weather widget
- Unlimited social icons – for header or footer, add your own icon from 1600+ vector icon or upload custom icon
- Google analytics support
- Multinews Supports the free contact form 7 plugin
- Custom css option
- Child Themes supported
- Free Lifetime Updates and Support
- Focus on usability and user-experience
- Page templates – with tons of customization options
- Magazine page
- Weather page
- Media page
- Timeline page
- Authors page
- Archives page
- custom Widgets – with tons of customization options
- Social counter – 12 social network
- Newsletter – Mailchimp and feedburner
- Reviews – order by top, recent, random
- tabbed widget – very handy and easy to use you can insert any other widget on it
- video – support youtube, vimeo, dailymotion
- social icons
- twitter – with 2 styles
- recent comments – advanced
- login widget
- Ads widget – get any ad from ads system with any size
- facbook like box
- google plus – with all available styles and customization options include the language
- posts – order by recent, popular, random
- posts list – order by recent, popular, random
- posts slider – order by recent, popular, random
- custom text/html – with transparent background option
- and more ….
Newspaper is a WordPress theme that lets you write articles and blog posts with ease. We offer great support and friendly help!
The Newspaper template is excellent for a news, newspaper, magazine, publishing or review site. It also supports videos from YouTube and features a rating system. So far, we have the theme integrated with bbPress Forum, BuddyPress, Buddy Press, and WooCommerce. It uses the best clean SEO practices, and on top of that, it’s fast, simple, and easy to use. In addition, Newspaper supports responsive Google ads, AdSense and RTL .
A word about speed:
This is the fastest newspaper theme available. We spent a considerable amount of time tweaking every aspect of the theme to perform at it’s absolute best.
All the queries are hand inspected to be optimal, all the images and resources are carefully compress to make the site load blazing fast and all the scripts are profiled and modified to run at top speed.
4.SimpleMag – Magazine theme for creative stuff
Simple Mag is a responsive, minimalistic magazine theme with lots of useful, unique and awesome features
How People Use SimpleMag
What People Say About SimpleMag
I LOVE this theme! I do a lot of WP sites and this is the best designed theme I have ever used. I did not even need to read the documentation. I needed to update a client’s website and usually switching themes is a nightmare but this was smooth and fast, it saved my client a ton of money and she loves her new site. Thanks for making my job a breeze!
Theme is GREAT! the set up has done wonders for my dwell time and pages viewed per session. Thanks for creating a theme that actually has proper UX in mind, and helps webmaster drive page views and those much needed ad impressions.
The theme itself is great, I love the sleek and clean design but what really blew me away is the support that I’ve had with questions. The guys behind this product are outstanding!
Hi ThemesIndep, fantastic theme, I have used many premium themes and SimpleMag is probably the most efficient I know. Very easy to set up and no bugs on my side until now. I have more than 700 posts and lots of images and everything works fine.
We purchased this theme for our magazine, and, like most themes, there are some things that need tweaking for particular need. The support we’ve received has been nothing less than spectacular, fast, and professional. The theme itself is lovely and functional and we could not be happier. Thanks!
Just wanted to say that I have just purchased the theme and I am now officially in love! Simple to personalize and great design…….thank you!
This is an absolute gem! Fantastic theme, and the 2.0 update uncludes all the additional features I need! Keep up the great work guys.
To anyone considering purchasing this theme: don’t hesitate, just buy it, you won’t be disappointed. It’s a beautiful theme with fast and helpful support. I’m really happy with it.
I recently purchased your theme. Super user friendly! And very clean. Great work! I’m not a coder but your theme has my site looking better than the company I hired to do the site for me. Just wish I had found this theme earlier. I could have saved money and time.
Your theme has made my dreams of launching a minimal, clean and visually stunning magazine come true! You are very thorough in your documentation and this is especially important for someone like me who can’t decipher coding. Thanks so much for your creativity and I look forward to future themes that you will create!
Been a member on themeforest since it launched and this is easily my favorite purchase. So easy to use.
Just gave the theme five stars. I think it’s easily the best news/magazine site on ThemeForest from a UX standpoint. That’s the only reason I have so many questions, requests and ideas! Anyone reading this should know that I recommend they purchase this theme without hesitation. They won’t be disappointed!
I’m a Theme Forest member since September 2008 and i’ve purchased a lot of items during this time. In my modest opinion, SimpleMag is the best theme ever in the Envato Marketplace. I had this felling after the first “Live Preview” click. You already have my 5 Stars.
Responsive SimpleMag looks good on any device, from big desktop monitors to small smartphone screens.
OFF-Canvas navigation & sidebar for mobile devices Great feature for browsing the site in mobile devices. No hidden content or sidebars even on the smallets smartphone screens.
Google Fonts SimpleMag comes with 500+ fonts from Google font library with preview, for both titles and text.
Touch Friendly All sliders are supported for mobile devices.
Page Composer Very easy to use and intuitive page composer. Add, rearrange the order, change the settings of the sections.
Mega Menu Each category in the main menu can have a mega menu dropdown with sub categories and latest posts.
Different Categories Layouts Each category can be configured differently. With or without the Slider, with or without the Sidebar, two or three posts columns.
Static Pages Any static page can be full width or have a sidebar. The option is available on page edit screen. No special templates needed.
Post Options Any post can be added to Homepage slider, Category Slider or marked as Featured.
Post Single Page Social share links, author box, related posts, slide dock with random post. Everything can be turned on/off.
Built in Review System You can add the breakdown score of the post content. Score box have a unique and stylish design.
WP Gallery Unique layout for native WordPress Gallery with Swipebox support.
Authors Add author social profile links. Each author has it’s own page with posts
Self Configurable Footer Footer is devided into three widget areas, but you don’t have to use all three to make the footer look good. Use only the first, the first and the second or all three. It will look great either way.
Color Settings Change the default yellow color to any color you like with Theme Options color palette.
Localization Theme comes with .po and .mo files which will make it easy to translate the theme to your language.
Demo Content – Does not include all posts and images from the theme preview.
Child Theme Support
SimpleMag comes with a child theme support. Upload the child theme and customize your site without changing the parent theme core files.
SimpleMag come with 10 custom widgets
- About the site – Add info about your site, add a small logo (Upload the image in Media section of the admin, copy the URL of the image and paste it in the Logo field in the widget), enter your social profiles links.
- Authors – Show a list of authors with in a nice little slider.
- Featured Posts – Featured posts with a slider.
- Latest Comments – The most latest comments with comment author tumbnail
- Latest Posts – Show the most latest post. Available options: slider or list.
- Most Commented – Posts with higher amout of comments
- Top Rated – Show the top rated posts with a score.
- Video – Add video page URL from any video site. Vimeo, YouTube, etc.
- Image Ad – Add image banners: 300×300, 300×250, 250×250
We have created a very nice and lightweight shortcode generator plugin with very understandable and intuitive interface.
Contact Form 7 – create unlimited, flexible contact forms. We used this plugin in Live Preview in Contact page.
Force Regenerate Thumbnails – Usefull if your site already have a lot of content and images. Allows you to delete all old images size and regenerate the thumbnails for your image attachments.
Images used in demo
All images (CC Licence) were taken from this photographers Flickr streams only for demo purpose.
Jay DeFehr, VladJanuary, Hillary Boles, Lauren Manning, Lies Thru a Lens
None of these images are included in demo content import.
5.Aura – Responsive Multipurpose Template v1.6.2
AURA – is a multipurpose HTML template, created by people with 8+ years experience in cute websites development. It’s fully responsive, has moduled structure. You will define what you want to use on your website.We have tried to create something that is better than bootstrap. Our goal is to save time for our customers, we will work hard providing support, and making our theme better and better in future. New page templates, headers and footer variants, new UI elements, CMS implementations are coming soon.
Theme has 8 base color schemes. In addition to this, each section of a page, developed with our theme could be one of 5 color schemes (not only light and dark, but grey, white, dark, base color, and parallax). You can set dark skin for 1 cpecific section, and grey for another one.
Theme contains ~100 HTML page examples. Onepage website layouts TImeline blog and portfolio layouts
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