Sprout – Clean Blog/News/Magazine Responsive Theme Free Download

Sprout is the Modern, Clean, Responsive and Retina Ready (HD) WordPress Premium Theme built for blogs, newspapers, magazines or review sites.

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More Features

  • WordPress 4.x Ready and also 3.9 Compatible
  • Easy to install with 1-Click Demo Installer
  • Responsive Design (Mobile Friendly) with Bootstrap 3
  • Retina Ready (HD), Ultra-sharp High Resolution Graphics
  • Extensive Theme Documentation
  • Free Lifetime Updates
  • Easily to customize theme’s template files by overriding from child theme
  • WooCommerce, bbPress & BuddyPress supports
  • Site Options
    • Full-Width and Boxed layout supports
    • Background ads for boxed layout
    • Header background supports
    • MEGA Main Menu Display a posts under main menu.
    • Sticky Main Menu Navigation
    • Sticky Sidebar
    • Instant AJAX Search
    • 4 Menu Locations (Top Menu, Main Menu, Mobile Menu, Bottom Menu)
    • Social media links for Author Profile
    • Easy to use Drag & Drop Page Composer
    • Translation ready and WPML supports. PO and MO files includes. You can translate the theme into your language by easily
    • RTL Support
    • Custom 404 Page
    • 10 footer styles
    • Unlimited sidebars
  • Post Options
    • Infinite Scrolling
    • 7 Blog styles with 4-Custom Styles option. (Sample , , , )
    • 3 Single Post Page styles with 2 Custom Styles option. (Sample , )
    • Featured image credit supports (.)
    • Built-in Post Views counter
    • Built-in Post Likes counter
    • Built-in Related Posts based on tags and categories
    • Built-in Social media sharing
    • Custom Tiled Gallery, (.)
    • Built-in Review System. There are 2 score types can be displayed ( and ) and 4 positions can be placed (Top, Floating Top, Bottom, Custom position via Shortcode)
    • Built-in Shortcodes with Shortcode Generator for advanced users
    • Sortable Post Footer Sections (Next/Previous Posts, About Author, Related Posts, Comments) with 2 Custom Section option
  • Advanced Admin Panel
    • 6 Font Icon Sets (1400+ icons) with selectable sets
    • Logo Uploader
    • Placeholder for Advertising on header
    • 600+ Installable Google Web Fonts
    • Advanced Typography Options
    • Custom font uploader
    • Unlimited Colors
    • Easily customize elements colors using color picker
    • Easily to add a Custom CSS/JS


Sprout comes with 9 Custom Widgets

  • Sprout: Author – Show an information of authors.
  • Sprout: Author List – Show a list of authors.
  • Sprout: Categories – Show a list of category.
  • Sprout: FeedBurner – Show a subscription form for FeedBurner.
  • Sprout: Login – Show a login form and member profile area.
  • Sprout: Popular, Recent, Comments – Show posts in tabular layout.
  • Sprout: Popular Posts – Show a popular posts.
  • Sprout: Posts – Show posts from selected category.
  • Sprout: Social Counter – Show counter for social networks.

Child Theme Support

Sprout has a child theme supports. Upload the child theme and customize your site without changing the parent theme core files.

Images used in demo

Images used in demo are Proprietary License and CC License. None of these images are included in demo content importing.

Thanks for CC License photos.

  • Garrett
  • Asha Pagdiwalla
  • Basheer Tome
  • Angelo DeSantis
  • Tella Chen
  • Mark Sebastian
  • Katrin Morenz
  • Festival CulturaDigital.Br
  • Zach Dischner
  • Aurimas
  • Tomás Fano
  • Nico Kaiser
  • jules
  • Martin de Witte
  • Roberto Taddeo
  • philhearing


For a full changelog, Please see at theme folder /sprout/

V1.5.5 – September 2nd, 2015

 FIXED: Invalid position of sticky sidebar IMPROVED: Post shares dialogue on mobile IMPROVED: Sticky sidebar rendering IMPROVED: Lightbox for images in page IMPROVED: Google+ Counter for Social Counter widget 

V1.5.4 – August 3rd, 2015

 IMPROVED: Adsense compatibility IMPROVED: Structured data markup ( FIXED: Exclude category option in Post Slider 

V1.5.3 – June 27th, 2015

 IMPROVED: Demo content importer IMPROVED: Instagram and Facebook counter for social widget 

V1.5.2 – June 18th, 2015

 IMPROVED: Link to user page for YouTube social counter FIXED: Ajax pagination in search page FIXED: Title style 

V1.5.1 – June 16th, 2015

 IMPROVED: Exclude Categories option for Post Slider section (Page Composer) IMPROVED: Ajax pagination for post shortcode IMPROVED: YouTube counter in Social Counter widget 

V1.5.0 – May 28th, 2015

 UPDATED: Slider engine UPDATED: Theme translation FIXED: Default author for [author] shortcode FIXED: Pagination of post shortcode when using offset option FIXED: AJAX Pagination loading IMPROVED: Review score in post box IMPROVED: Add new layout for featured post slider IMPROVED: Https enabled for FeedBurner widget IMPROVED: Search page IMPROVED: Open site social profile in new tab IMPROVED: supports IMPROVED: Demo importer for WP 4.2 

V1.4.2 – April 28th, 2015

 IMPROVED: Theme security (XSS vulnerability) IMPROVED: WordPress 4.2 supports IMPROVED: Theme options panel 

V1.4.1 – April 18th, 2015

 IMPROVED: Show website icon in author information box IMPROVED: Translatable from child theme IMPROVED: Theme translation IMPROVED: Allow skype url in author social link IMPROVED: Small carousel in post widget FIXED: Mega menu on 'Left Logo - Right Menu' header layout FIXED: Related posts in custom post type pages FIXED: Sidebar on category page FIXED: Logo on mobile FIXED: Pinterest counter 

V1.4.0 – March 17th, 2015

 NEW: Option for sorting in [posts] shortcode IMPROVED: Shortcode can be used in Header Ads option IMPROVED: Styling for Contact Form 7 plugin FIXED: Line under social icon when hovering FIXED: Hide the main menu on mobile (for Left Logo/Right Menu layout) FIXED: Post title when sharing to social network FIXED: Instant search panel is not shown in some case 

V1.3.0 – March 3rd, 2015

 - NEW: Background ads for boxed layout - IMPROVED: Facebook open graph supports - IMPROVED: Theme performance - IMPROVED: Disqus integration - IMPROVED: Show image caption in post gallery slider - FIXED: Links and layout of instant search panel 

V1.2.0 – February 24th, 2015

 - NEW: Header layout - Left Logo with main menu on the right - NEW: Infinite scrolling for Page Composer - NEW: Infinite scrolling for archive pages - IMPROVED: Open share dialogue in new window - IMPROVED: Search icon for top menu with social links - IMPROVED: Support YouTube channel in Social Counter widget - IMPROVED: Auto fit for video/audio player in post content - FIXED: Show comment author link - FIXED: Allow using shortcode in pricing table shortcode 

V1.1.0 – February 16th, 2015

 - IMPROVED: Theme installation process - IMPROVED: Remove an invalid breaking news options - IMPROVED: Delayed loading in Post Slider section - IMPROVED: Pagination links in Post Box section (Simple Page Composer) - FIXED: Custom tiled gallery option - FIXED: Translation for copyright text - FIXED: Logo size issue on Firefox - FIXED: Pagination in WooCommerce 

V1.0.2 – February 9th, 2015

 - IMPROVED: Custom sections for post footer - IMPROVED: Help for installation of required plugins - IMPROVED: Avoid lightbox for custom link in post's images - IMPROVED: Capitalizable post title - FIXED: Word break in post titles - FIXED: Theme Translation - UPDATED: Translation files 

V1.0.1 – February 2nd, 2015

 - IMPROVED: W3C Standard compliance - FIXED: Youtube counter for Social Counter widget - FIXED: Theme translation - FIXED: Page preloader 

V1.0.0 – January 1st, 2015

 - NEW: One of the BEST Clean Magazine WordPress Theme 

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