13+ Viral Site WordPress Themes for Viral Niche Sites

After SociallyViral, there are more viral¬†WordPress themes that keep the features to get your website/blog popular on social media. SociallyViral is popular because it looks like ViralNova website which is run by Scott and makes thousand of dollars each month. A really viral WordPress theme¬†can generate a large revenue if got traction with its content. Content curation has been adopted by marketers to drive traffic to fun and entertainment blogs by using other’s content.

viral WordPress themes

According to user experience studies, a viral WordPress theme uses large fonts, big padding and margins in the sections and a lot of media.  Not only for fun and entertainment blogs but also for news portals and magazines, a viral WordPress theme is perfect to get the ball rolling in.

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1# SociallyViral Pro

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Sociallyviral will always be the top wordpress theme for a viral website that need to expose content and make money fast.

Here, I consider the paid version as the best theme for a viral site. FREE theme is not loaded with the features that the Pro version has and that makes the paid version worth purchase.

2# NewsTimes

newstimes theme preview

Newstimes because as I told earlier, viral wordpress themes are viral because they use large fonts and margins in sections. Apart from typography, newstimes has elegant and attractive homapage appearance.

Sticky Navigation menu with Icons and colors and homepage slider with one two two one design looks pretty awesome.

3# Cool-Viral

cool viral theme

Cool wordpress theme comes in four predesigned and formatted layouts and each layout is made for a specific type of blog. Cool Viral is one with funny fonts and big views.

This theme also has the potential to make your website viral on social media or social bookmarking website like reddit and stumbleupon.

4# Blogging Viral

blogging theme mts

How can I miss Blogging Viral wordpress theme in this list. It is one of its kind. The Main theme is Blogging and Blogging viral is one layout designed with this theme and can be imported on the theme options panel easily.

Theme is awesome designed as it keep the most of the content part visible on the first site and as said by great scholars, “First impression is the last impression” which is followed by this wonderful design.

5# MagXP


MagXP is one of the most popular magazine wordpress theme on mythemeshop. I love this theme because this theme is colorful and eye catching.

With support for Mega Menu and WP Review plugins, it has the power to create a online shop with woocommerce. With the Prefetching mode in the theme’s options panel, you can make your blog lode blazingly fast. Homepage slider and featured post thumbnail right below that is the highlights in the theme and icons with menu and colored top border is the point of uniqueness.

6# Sahifa

sahifa theme preview

Definitely Sahifa. Mostly used for event blogging and technology blogs. I highly doubt if a blogger has not seen a blog hosted on this theme in his life. Numbers say that it has been sold 19700+ times on themeforest (exclusively) and is one of the most popular wordpress theme in the world.

I too have used this theme on my blog in past that was awesome time being on that theme. Theme is boxed with hundreds of features, inbuilt widgets, homepage sections, mega menu and AJAX search option which attracts the reader a lot.

7. Chill News

chill news theme

An editorial theme designed specially for technology blogs and viral content sites is CHILL NEWS. Theme has not a vast sales record but taking the design part in focus, it is a great theme for viral sites. seriously. Coming in 9 homepage styles, the theme is very sexy in design.

10+ single post layouts make it a theme which is very adaptive. You can make a blog how you want it to be.

Highly Used wordpress Magazine themes [FREE]

8# Colormag

colormag theme preview

If you’re looking for free option, then COLORMAG is best for you. As its name tells that it is colorful, it is loaded with many features that a premium theme must have.

Talking about monetization, it is awesome to make money with your blog. Any blog appears perfect if you use cool and high quality images as featured image for every blog post.

Also Read : How to customize any wordpress theme

9# Point

point theme preview

I just love this theme. And would honestly tell that even after having all the premium themes in my dashboard, I use POINT [free] wordpress theme as it is a tiny and narrow looking elegant template.

The layout is clean and impressive. Free version of POINT is a nice choice but you need to know how it can be used in a professional way. Using all the features of this theme gonna bring a BIG smile on your face. I am sure.

Must Read : Using POINT wordpress theme to create a professional blog on wordpress

10# Smartline Lite

Hey Ya! How about this one. This one is really awesome from FREE point of view. This theme is based on a few inbuild widgets which can not only build the homepage but also the sidebar. It won’t be wrong if I say that this theme is a widgets based theme or widgets dominate the theme.

11# BlogSpring

Blogspring is a three columned professionally designed light weighted theme and the look wise its quite appealing. This theme is very responsive and truly can draw response from visitors. Interestingly, this theme give your site the feel of a magazine. There is outstanding widgetized slidebar. This impressive and responsive theme not only give a magazine look but also wins the battle when surfed on mobiles.

12# Star hunt

Hey Do you want to run a website relating to¬†celebrity gossip, news, fashion, movies, music or fansite…?

Oh..Yeah ..? hmm .. If yes then dont forget to consider this theme on top. Star Hunt is intentionally and professionally designed for the same purpose. It gives integrated slider and gallery option and its appealing look and navigation hooks the visitor. This theme is totally responsive, SEO optimized and highly customizable. This theme has quality to handle your content and bring unexpectedly higher outcome.

13# Song Writer

SongWriter is an awesomely designed theme completely devoted to Music Bloggers, Singers, Lyricists, Session Musicians, Music Therapists,Music Journalists and for Music Teachers as well. The theme armed with a lot features give a melodious feel to the blog and is very well suited for those related with aforementioned profession.

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You can make a viral website on any of the above viral WordPress themes. However, I recommend premium ones for best results. And if you want to handle the traffic of a Viral niche site, you need top web hosting service to help you do so. A limited hosting plan will only take your website out of the world in case it gets High traffic.

Vashishtha Kapoor

Myself Vashishtha Kapoor and I am a freelance technical writer & digital marketer for hire. I help clients grow their web visibility by writing in-detail content about digital marketing and WordPress. Connect with me on LinkedIn and discuss how to grow your business.