To create your own news website without using website builders can be a challenging task. There are lots of platforms where you can build and maintain a website. In my opinion – WordPress is the best option to build your site and get completely satisfying results within a few minutes. With the help of WordPress, there are tons of WordPress magazine themes available on WordPress.org. Among them, we are presenting “Mismo – Ultimate WordPress magazine theme” helps to create a news magazine site in WordPress with awesome design.
In Nutshell, Mismo is a perfect responsive news magazine WordPress theme by Mystery Themes. Basically suited for magazines, newspapers, publishing, business as well as professional blogs.
Additionally, it is the highly configurable theme that is based on a live customizer tool and comes with advanced features which makes the website super flexible and powerful functionality. The theme offers multiple layouts designed for magazine and custom widgets to present the perfect magazine look to your site. Moreover, it is fully GDPR compatible and Gutenberg ready theme that enables the advanced editing experience.
How to build a news magazine site in WordPress using Mismo?
Mystery Themes provided the easy installation process. You can install a theme normally like others. Just added the downloaded zip file and click on the “Install Now” button.
Once it is completed to install, click on the Activate button.
Start to build a news website let’s begin with demo import, We would like to recommend One Click Demo Import.
Firstly, install a plugin and activate it. Once it is activated, follow the below steps:
- Go to Dashboard >> Appearance >> Import Demo Data.
- You need to upload the corresponding files provided by the theme.
Note: You can download the required files here. Once you downloaded the zip file, you need to unzip them and get each file to upload here.
- Next, click on the Import Demo Data button. Now, visit your site to see exactly like the demo.
This is how you can make your site looks like a demo after finishing the demo process.
Key Features of Mismo WordPress Theme:
WordPress Live Customizer
With the help of a live customizer, you can modify or make live changes on your website. It provides the various customization options such as colors, images, background settings and many more to design your site unique and professional. The theme is easy to configure and let you transform your site that way you want. Additionally, it allows you to manage the general settings, theme image settings, etc.
Mismo theme is specially designed for a news/magazine website. It comes with six widgets options fitting for the magazine layout. You can place anywhere on your desired location and also it allows you to choose the perfect layouts that make your website design elegant.
Fully Responsive Design
Mismo is a responsive WordPress theme that means you are allowed to display your site perfectly on any kind of device. Users can visit your site from different devices such as laptops, mobiles, tablets, and more. In that case, the theme provided the responsive option so that your site properly viewed on all devices.
Social Media Option
Social Media Options helps to connect with your followers and easily interact with visitors. The theme allows you to add the Icon and URL of the different social media like Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Linkedin and many more.
The theme supports the multilingual features which help to translate the different available language on your site. Easy to change the language on the WordPress site.
This theme comes with different layouts including boxed layout and full-width layout with the container that perfectly serves the magazine website. In addition, all the layouts of the theme are versatile to add variation and display all the information on your website.
With RTL support, all the languages that written in right to left direction can be easily applied on your website. There are few countries that use the right to left direction language includes Arabic, Urdu, Hebrew and more.
Support and Documentation
When it comes to theme support, the users get the awesome support forum resource and find the helplines. On the other hand, the theme provided the easy to understand documentation as well as the knowledge base articles where you can follow them and makes a beautiful news website at less time.
Some other features of free theme:
- Sticky Header
- Highlighted Post
- Grid Archive Layout
- Classic Archive Layout
- Cross-Browser Compatible
- Gutenberg compatibility
- GDPR compatibility
- Threaded Comments
- Search Engine Optimization
- Footer Widget Area
Premium Features of Mismo Pro:
Above all mentioned features are available in the free version. Besides that, the pro version offers more additional features such as Advanced Typography, WooCommerce Compatible, Widgets and many more which put the more advanced functionality to build the news website with Mismo Pro.
- Deeply WooCommerce Integrated
- Extra Layouts options
- Typography Options
- Custom 404 Page
- Cross-Browser Compatible
- CSS3 Animation
- Footer Background
- 600+ Google Fonts
- Unlimited Color Option
- Image Hover Effect layout
- Post & Page Layout
With the help of this article, you can easily build an amazing news magazine site in WordPress with Mismo. If you find any difficulties then you can follow the documentation and support forum.
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