WordPress is a wonderful content management system to use to manage a news portal. You are going to need a decent WordPress theme to give your site a professional look. Engine for WordPress happens to be a highly customizable, drag & drop news theme that works for gadgets, gossip, news, and technology sites. This drag & drop enabled magazine theme comes with mega menus and minisites.
Engine has smart sidebars and a highly customizable mega-menu system. You can create an unlimited number of minisites within your main site. Engine is compatible with BuddyPerss, bbPress, and WooCommerce. It is built on Bootstrap 3 and works well on iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. With Trending Topics, you can show topics that are getting the most attention on your site.
Engine might work for small sites, but it is probably more suitable for larger magazines and online portals. It also performed very well in our speed & performance tests. This is a premium theme by IndustrialThemes.