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News Base — Free Magazine WordPress Theme

News Base theme translations are maintained by the WordPress community.

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News Base will suit any online magazines, from fashion to gaming.

The theme allows changing the background color, set the header image, disable some elements of the header, and choose the position for the sidebar.

The homepage can contain a hot news block, a full-width slider, a featured block, a full-width video block, as well as a featured block in the footer of the page.

The reading time is shown for posts, as well as a block of related posts. There is navigation between posts.

You can choose the number of widgetized columns for the footer, from one to three.

The page preloading effect can be turned off.

You can import two ready-made layouts and demo data using the One Click Demo Import plugin.

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