The Hueman theme loads fast and is 100% mobile-friendly according to Google. One of the best rated theme for blogs and magazines on WordPress.org. Powering 70K+ websites around the world.
In 2014, our default theme lets you create a responsive magazine website with a sleek, modern design. Feature your favorite homepage content in either a grid or a slider. Use the three widget areas to customize your website, and change your content’s layout with a full-width page template and a contributor page to show off your authors. Creating a magazine website with WordPress has never been easier.
Twenty Fourteen by the WordPress team
Customizr is a simple and fast WordPress theme designed to help you attract and engage more visitors. Provides a perfect user experience on smartphones. Powers more than 100K active sites around the world. Hundreds of 5-stars reviews received on WordPress.org.
Customizr by nikeo
WP MarketingStrap is a simple, minimalistic and Responsive WordPress Theme Based on Twitters Bootstrap’s Justified Nav HTML example that can be found at http://twitter.github.com/bootstrap/getting-started.html#examples. Comes with a Front Page that mimics the example and comprises of a Hero Area plus 3 Widget area that are easily configurable to your needs via the widgets screen. By default on first install and activation the theme will display your latest posts – this can easily be changed by creating 2 pages, a custom home page and a blog page and then navigating to the Settings screen select a “Static Page”, choose the 2 pages you created in the respective boxes save and you are done.
WP MarketingStrap by WP Strap Code
A sophisticated, yet simple and clean WordPress theme for magazine/news blogs. Homepage comes with a featured slideshow and 3 featured post areas with 4 different customisable layouts. Comes with in one, two and three column layouts and 7 different alternate styles. WordPress 3.0-ready with two menu locations, custom post types and custom taxonomies support. Child theme ready with numerous action and filter hooks available for use. Community support available at theme forums.