Nocturn is a clean, easy to read architecture that is primarily focused on the content. With this theme you could turn your website into a professional & attractive newspaper or magazine site very easily. You can write and organize your news and stories into categories, all through the user-friendly and convenient WordPress interface.

This WordPress theme is a great alternative for those without the know-how or money to pay for a custom newspaper style website. It allows anyone to start their own professional feature or news site in any niche.

Nocturn theme is extremely simple to get up and running, and includes a lot of options allowing for complete customization, thanks to the power of Backbone Theme Framework. It comes packed with many built-in amazing features, such as a features area, custom page templates, shortcodes and many more. Set up and run your very own news site now!

Special Features

Our themes not only looks great but is also packed with useful features that combine to make it a great choice for anyone building a website.

Sticky post with a sliding effect
Sticky post with a sliding effect

Show your trending post with this sticky post feature. This sticky post also has a sliding effect within, that makes you can show the posts more than three posts.

Tabbed featured post
Tabbed featured post

Nocturn comes with a special featured post. This featured post has a tabbed layout, and makes your visitor easier to see the other featured post.

Integrated with a hello bar
Integrated with a hello bar

You can show your latest news or advertisement to your visitors with this awesome hello bar. Just fill the field in the theme panel, and publish them.

Slider for video posts
Slider for video posts

Share your video posts with this awesome slider and let your visitors to watch them. You can set this just by category in the theme panel.

Category spoiler with an icon
Category spoiler with an icon

You can choose and set an icon for your category post. You can set this in the theme panel, and choose which icon that match with your category.

Shareaholic integration
Shareaholic integration

Enable sharing to more than 250 social networks with Shareaholic’s social sharing buttons, increase pageviews with the recommended content tool and track progress with the publisher analytics dashboard.

Standard Features

  • Compatible with WordPress 4.1 Dinah
  • Responsive layout for all devices*
  • Comprehensive SEO management system
  • Theme administration panel
  • Built on HTML 5 & CSS 3
  • Easy framework update
  • WordPress threaded comments and more
  • Custom shortcodes
  • Automatic thumbnail resizer
  • Cross-browser compatibility
  • Standard page templates
  • Social network integration
  • Sidebar and widget manager
  • Localization and translations
  • Custom menu

Theme Info

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20 July 2012

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