Scoop – A Magazine Theme For WordPress



Scoop is a user-friendly and very flexible magazine theme for WordPress. Build layout with the intuitive drag’n drop Visual Composer page builder and customize your content using a wide range of element settings, color and font options and your result is guaranteed to look fresh, unique and contemporary.

With the built-in review system you can easily let your oppinion be known and put a rating on anything. Add to this great support for placing ads anywhere even in the background as full take-over style ad campaigns and you can be sure to monetize your content.


Boost Companion App

Scoop is compatible with the free Boost Companion app for iOS and Android. As an admin you can activate the Boost Companion plugin that comes bundled with the theme and you will now be able to use the Boost Companion app to keep track of your WordPress site. Get information like latest posts, popular posts and number of hits straight on your mobile device. The Boost Companion app also allows you to view latest comments and reply to these straight from the app.

Theme Features


  • Responsive design and HD/Retina ready.
  • Boxed or full width layout.
  • Multiple header variations with options for sticky header.
  • Smart footer resizes to accomodate active widget areas.
  • Choose between grid or classic layout for blog/archive pages.
  • Supports unlimited colour variations.
  • Add custom CSS straight from admin area.


  • Built-in review system with unlimited rating parameters.
  • Built-in “like” functionality lets your users appreciate your content.
  • Readers can rate comments by giving them a “thumbs up” or “thumbs down”.
  • Isotope galleries and slider gallery with thumb navigation.
  • Lightbox functionality to showcase images.
  • Control resolution. Great when working with smaller images.
  • Search with live suggestions and autocomplete.
  • Lazy load animation effect.
  • Auto update checks and “One Click” theme updates
  • Import and export theme settings.
  • Import and export widgets.
  • Widgets Manager lets you create custom widget areas.

Localization ready

  • Translation/localization ready with ready-to-go .pot file,
  • WPML compatible and Multilingual ready.
  • Built-in language menu.

Documentation & support

  • Contextual help to walk you through each theme setting.
  • Extensive documentation that can be accessed straight from dashboard.
  • Dedicated support forum.


  • SEO friendly.
  • Great support for ads in header, content, footer and sidebar areas.
  • Highly customizable background that allows for ad placement for takeover style ad campaigns.
  • Great support for embeddable media (e.g. Vimeo, Youtube, Soundcloud etc.)
  • Custom Twitter widget can display tweets styled to fit theme.
  • Custom Facebook widget.

Also included

  • Visual Composer plugin included.
  • Revolution Slider plugin included.
  • Envato WordPress Toolkit included.
  • Supports Contact Form 7.
  • Demo content files included.
  • Child theme included.

Various numbers

  • 600+ Google Webfonts.
  • 350+ Font Awesome icons.
  • 250+ Flag icons makes it easy to set up a language menu for multilingual sites.
  • 23 custom shortcodes and 9 custom HTML snippets.
  • 16 custom widgets.
  • 45+ standard Visual Composer elements.
  • 5 theme exclusive building blocks for Visual Composer.
  • 6 different page templates.
  • 6 different post styles.
  • 4 different post formats.
  • 8 predefined color skins.

Tutorial Videos


Version 1.4 (August 1, 2017)

ADDED: Support for the Boost Companion plugin and app.
UPDATED: Revolution Slider plugin to version

Version 1.3 (July 17, 2017)

UPDATED: Visual Composer plugin to version 5.2
UPDATED: Core plugin to version 1.1
FIXED: Added failsafe for bug in Visual Composer 5.2 that prevented access to settings of custom elements.

Version 1.2 (March 23, 2017)

UPDATED: Visual Composer plugin to version 5.1
UPDATED: Password protected posts and pages will not display comments until password is entered.
FIXED: Child theme now enqueues stylesheets correctly.

Version 1.1 (January 20, 2017)

ADDED: Option to put search button in menus.
ADDED: Option to include pages and custom post types in search results.
ADDED: Fashion Magazine demo added to the download bundle.
UPDATED: Responsive menu button is now translatable.
FIXED: Featured archive post now shows correct publish date.
FIXED: List bullets no longer showing on comments in IE browsers.

Credits and disclaimer

Preview sites use licensed images from Shutterstock as well as images licensed under Creative Commons Zero courtesy of and

NB: Preview images are NOT included in purchase and necessary licenses must be obtained for use of certain images (Shutterstock).



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