Newspaper

Version 9.1
Release date: 15.10.2018

Release notes:

Newspaper - Version: 9.1

  • new: 7 New installable demos created with the tagDiv Cloud Library: Entertainment, Living Mag, Fast News, Gossip, Journal, Gaming, and Lifestyle Blog. You can modify all the templates like the single post, author page, category, and so on, using the frontend drag and drop functionality:
  • new: Fully customizable Entertainment Demo;
  • new: Fully customizable Living Mag Demo;
  • new: Fully customizable Fast News Demo;
  • new: Fully customizable Gossip Demo;
  • new: Fully customizable Journal Demo;
  • new: Fully customizable Gaming Demo;
  • New: Fully customizable Lifestyle Blog.
  • new: We’re introducing the intuitive Right-Click option in the tagDiv Composer page builder to bring you new features and a natural way to design your website:
  • new: Copy and Paste options available from the Right-Click menu for elements, columns, and rows available; This functionality also works between pages, not only on the same page;
  • new: Copy and Paste Style option. Now you can copy the customized style of an element and apply it to all the similar ones. The feature is available from the Right-Click menu for elements, columns, and rows. You can also use it between pages, not only on the same page;
  • new: Reset Style option. Now you have the option to revert an element style to the default design settings. The feature is available from the Right-Click menu;
  • new: Save as Element option. From the Right-Click menu, you can save elements and rows as predefined ones, and use them later from the ‘Add Element’ button in the tagDiv Composer
  • new: Delete option. Now it’s easy to remove the unwanted items from your page, straight from the Right-Click menu;
  • new: Duplicate option - available from the Right-Click menu
  • new: Clear option available from the right-click menu. Now you can quickly remove all the elements from a column or row.
  • new: 10 beautiful Big Grid Flex elements
  • new: Style Presets for Big Grids Flex and Category Grids
  • new: option to choose the H tag format for the Title element
  • new: option to Duplicate a Cloud template
  • new: “Used on” Column in Cloud Templates section. Now you can easily see which template is assigned and used on your website.
  • new: Post Loop 2 element: Use this new element to display posts loop using other designs
  • new: option to quickly change the Page or Template Name directly from the tagDiv Composer page builder editor
  • new: Recent Comments element with new Extra Style settings
  • new: the list of Used Colors for pickers is now available in tagDiv Composer in the Recent Colors section
  • new: the list of Used Fonts is available in the tagDiv Composer under the Load Font Settings menu
  • new: We’ve tested and updated the Visual Composer plugin to the latest version
  • misc: new alert message box in tagDiv Composer
  • misc: settings updated for the Single Review Overall and Summary Post elements
  • misc: the List Menu element: added a new font option for the header title section
  • misc: Flex block 1: added color option for the review stars
  • misc: new options for Slide element. Now you can choose a specific height responsive
  • misc: update for tagDiv Newsletter plugin: added MailChimp GDPR checkboxes
  • misc: update for tagDiv Cloud Library plugin: new enumeration system for duplicated templates and other UX improvements
  • fix: the tagDiv Composer panel’s appearance when the scroll is hidden in your browser
  • fix: style for comment edit link
  • fix: Column Text encoding issues
  • fix: bug when deleting an assigned Single Cloud template
  • fix: Single Post review - the Google Structured Data error
  • fix: Flex Grids blocks - the horizontal align
  • fix: smartlist missing paragraph
  • fix: minor fixes for the tagDiv Newsletter plugin for the MailerLite
  • fix: various fixes for the WooCommerce CSS
  • fix: the Comments form issues
  • fix: the Category Grids and Flex Grids blocks - the title hover color
  • fix: Facebook ‘Like’ button issue on the Mobile Theme plugin
  • fix: other minor fixes

Newspaper - Version: 9

  • new: tagDiv Composer now supports undo and redo actions.
  • new: Classy demo. The first demo that is fully customizable with the drag and drop functionality. All the templates (like the author, category, single post, etc.) can be modified with tagDiv Composer.
  • new: tagDiv image style: center full width – available in the image details panel while editing a post. This option centers the image and leaves it full width. This image style is very useful and enables creative designs with full images when the article has no sidebars.
  • new: flex block 3, 4, and 5. The new flex block elements enable unique layouts with a lot of flexibility.
  • new: option to hide the caption on featured images that are used on custom single templates.
  • new: reviews are now fully supported on custom single templates.
  • new: ajax pagination (load more, next prev, and autoloading) on the loop shortcode. This shortcode is used to create the archive templates, category templates, author templates, and others using the Cloud Library
  • new: now you can load and select custom templates from the Cloud Library and customize them with tagDiv Composer: 404, archive, attachments, search and tag templates. Each author and category page can have a custom template.
  • new: Pinterest on the Social Counter plugin
  • new: 140+ customizable sections
  • new: 39+ contact and about pages
  • new: 15+ category templates
  • new: 24 editable footers
  • misc: the breadcrumbs now support custom links so you can easily override the ones provided by WordPress on custom templates like the author, single page, categories, and many more.
  • misc: the breadcrumbs on custom templates now produce JSON-LD for SEO.
  • misc: the local templates on tagDiv Cloud Library now can be filtered by type (single, category, author, etc.).
  • misc: two new custom fonts spots. Now the theme can load up to 5 custom fonts.
  • fix: the column text and block with title text is now encoded, so this should prevent problems when the page is manually edited.
  • fix: various multi-purpose elements like recent comments and text with image.
  • fix: live CSS button was not working on the Firefox browser.
  • fix: various permissions checks in tagDiv Composer for the editors and authors. Now an editor can use the plugin but cannot change the header of the site or other sitewide settings.
  • fix: Visual Composer 5.5+ interferes with tagDiv Composer functionality.
  • fix: border-radius setting on buttons.
  • fix: icon box description font was not working as expected.
  • fix: CSS issues when speed booster is active.
  • fix: while editing a custom single template, the comments now look just as they display on the front end
  • fix: tagDiv Amp plugin now sanitizes the footer text as expected.
  • fix: smart list 6 CSS fixes.
  • fix: when using custom templates from tagDiv Cloud Library, the theme now displays the “no posts text” as expected.
  • fix: offset support on loops that are used in custom templates now works as expected.
  • fix: weather widget now allows a city id.
  • fix: various fixes to the footer page.
  • fix: various Firefox specific fixes regarding the shadow.
  • fix: WPML support on author templates.

Newspaper - Version: 8.8

  • new: We are introducing the tagDiv Cloud Library plugin with over 140 pre-made sections, page templates, and dynamic layouts. Read More
  • new: This version brings you a brand new template building system that lets you create dynamic templates with tagDiv Composer and use them on author pages, single, category, etc.
  • new: Over 50 new blocks that pull data on the dynamic templates. For example, a single dynamic template made with drag and drop can display all your posts.
  • new: update button for included plugins. The theme automatically keeps the tagDiv Composer and the Social Counter plugin up to date. If you want to do it manually, now you have a dedicated button.
  • misc: when the mb_string extension is missing, the theme now displays a warning instead of a white screen.
  • misc: added checks in the status panel for mod_substitute, gd library and other required extensions.

Newspaper - Version: 8.7

  • new: tagDiv AMP plugin - tagDiv's solution for implementing Google AMP in WordPress
  • new: tagDiv Newsletter plugin - The beautifully designed Newsletter subscription form
  • new: tagDiv Multi-Purpose plugin version 2.0
  • new: Nature love installable demo - view now
  • new: Raw & Wild installable demo - view now
  • new: Ink Parlor installable demo - view now
  • new: City News installable demo - view now
  • new: Crypto installable demo - view now
  • new: Wine Aroma installable demo - view now
  • new: News Week installable demo - view now
  • new: Coffee Blog installable demo - view now
  • new: Responsive options for shortcodes in tagDiv Multi-Purpose plugin
  • new: Responsive font options for shortcodes in tagDiv Multi-Purpose plugin
  • new: Responsive options for theme’s shortcodes
  • new: Responsive font options for theme’s shortcodes
  • new: Content length option for blocks and Big Grids
  • new: 1 new content block - The new Flex Block is here to help you design spectacular news pages
  • fix: Allow ‘underscore’ and ‘space’ characters into the sidebar name
  • fix: PHP 7.2 compatibility
  • fix: Save row and inner-row option in tagDiv Composer
  • fix: Caption alignment in WordPress 4.9

Newspaper - Version: 8.6

  • new: social sharing networks, the theme now supports Linkedin, Tumblr, Email sharing, Telegram, Digg, Reddit, StumbleUpon, VK, LINE and Viber
  • new: ability to reorder the social icons with drag and drop from the theme panel
  • new: 20 social icons styles for social sharing
  • new: if the icons do not fit on screen the theme will automatically hide them
  • fix: google maps embedded in Raw HTML composer element
  • fix: better printing style for posts
  • fix: CSS adjustments for block 16 on mobile

Newspaper - Version: 8.5.1

  • fix: the new update broke the child theme support and it’s now fixed
  • fix: color picker on widgets
  • fix: next/prev on post templates
  • fix: the live CSS was injected before some of the panel CSS and it didn’t overwrite it without using !important
  • fix: single image page builder element disappeared from the page when no image was present
  • fix: category template 2 and 5 CSS issues
  • fix: retro demo typos
  • fix: search icon problems – also please try to hit save in the theme panel to regenerate the CSS cache of the theme
  • fix: speed booster is now compatible with our multi-purpose plugin
  • fix: icons used for templates in our page builder where missing

Newspaper - Version: 8.5

  • new: tagDiv Multi-Purpose plugin with 21 content elements for tagDiv Composer
  • new: empty page template for landing pages
  • new: page template with overlay menu for landing pages
  • new: 8 multi-purpose demos
  • new: Law Firm multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: Smart APP multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: Dental Studio multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: Spa Heaven multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: Construction multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: Showcase multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: Technology multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: Restro multi-purpose installable demo - view demo
  • new: different width layout sizes - for wider websites
  • new: video background with parallax
  • new: image background with parallax
  • new: option to save gradients as presets
  • new: option to save sections (shortcodes, rows) as templates, to use them on other pages
  • new: pre-made style presets shortcodes from demos
  • new: full height row
  • new: content vertical alignment in a row
  • new: custom columns gap size
  • new: multiple new layout columns options for rows/inner-rows
  • new: responsive custom width columns size
  • new: multiple responsive options (spacing, borders, shadows, overlay colors, backgrounds)
  • new: 3 new header templates for the multi-purpose plugin
  • new: Theme Panel option to enable social icons in Main Menu
  • new: Theme Panel option to add a background image for header
  • new: option to replace the footer with a page content (to build more complex footers using tagDiv Composer)
  • new: 1 new sub-footer template for the multi-purpose plugin
  • new: button shortcode
  • new: call-to-action shortcode
  • new: client shortcode
  • new: column content shortcode
  • new: column title shortcode
  • new: fancy text with image shortcode
  • new: food menu product shortcode
  • new: hero shortcode
  • new: icon shortcode
  • new: icon box shortcode
  • new: image info box shortcode
  • new: inline single image shortcode
  • new: inline text shortcode
  • new: list shortcode
  • new: numbered counter shortcode
  • new: pricing table shortcode
  • new: progress bar shortcode
  • new: social icons shortcode
  • new: team member shortcode
  • new: testimonial shortcode
  • new: text with image shortcode
  • new: title over image shortcode
  • new: gradient color picker
  • new: responsive width option for rows, columns, shortcodes
  • new: responsive horizontal alignment for rows, columns, shortcodes
  • new: responsive z-index option for rows, columns, shortcodes
  • new: responsive display option for rows, columns, shortcodes
  • new: Theme Panel options for multi-purpose plugin
  • new: Theme Panel option to add buttons in main menu
  • new: Theme Panel option to add extra information on the top menu or sub-footer like phone number or email address
  • new: Theme Panel option to make a bordered website like in this demo
  • new: 5 new styles for active/hover menu items for Main Menu
  • new: option to set a global style for buttons
  • new: Main Menu sticky colors from the Theme Panel
  • fix: mobile smart list 3 title fix
  • fix: spacing issue when hide meta info on post template 12/13 and mx8 module
  • fix: background color on Text with title block
  • fix: no comments displayed on the BuddyPress template

Newspaper - Version: 8.1

  • new: Added custom style and support for WordPress 4.8 widgets
  • improvement: The theme now loads the BBpress style only when the plugin is active
  • improvement: List menu block now works with submenues
  • improvement: Instagram IDs now work with or without @
  • fix: Photography demo style fixes
  • fix: Post gallery shadow on image popup
  • fix: Art Creek demo transitions on module thumbs
  • fix: Art Creek demo installer issues
  • fix: tagDiv Gallery styling issues and thumbnails display
  • fix: Lifestyle demo import issues
  • fix: Fitness Blog import links
  • fix: Column Text Block title
  • fix: margin and padding on tagDiv Composer with a value of 0
  • fix: Imagebox Block bugs
  • fix: Gadgets and Sound Radar demos popup bug
  • fix: Tech demo preview image
  • fix: ImageBox Block works now with images that don't have a destination URL
  • fix: Adspots load wrong spotID in tagDiv Composer
  • fix: Various typos in our Theme Panel
  • fix: Small issue with the full width headers with logos
  • fix: Big Grid Slider Block parameters
  • fix: Wedding demo fonts issue
  • fix: Business demo better text aligment
  • fix: Various CSS and HTML structure fixes on different parts of the theme. We finely tuned all the demos to look and feel perfect.

Newspaper - Version: 8

  • The first pagebuilder ever created for blogs, news and magazine websites is now ready to transform your website. In Newspaper 8 we’ve added tagDiv Composer to give you a lighter, faster and more efficient way to build your site: right on the frontend, easier than ever, seeing every change instantly. Watch the video
  • new: Live frontend LESS and CSS editor. This allows you to quickly add CSS or LESS to any page of your site
  • new: Lifestyle Magazine Demo
  • new: Gadgets Demo
  • new: Craft Ideas Demo
  • new: Business Magazine Demo
  • new: Book Club Demo
  • new: Architecture Blog Demo
  • new: Retro Wave Demo
  • new: Fitness Blog Demo
  • new: Voice Report Demo
  • new: Art Creek Demo
  • new: Sound Radar Demo
  • new: Church Mag Demo
  • new: Old Fashioned Demo
  • new: Photo Folio Demo
  • new: All of the post Grids now support full width
  • misc: We revised all the block headers and we added multiple new options for them
  • misc: We redesigned all the older demos and gave them a modern look, improving every aspect of the demos
  • misc: Full PHP 7.1 support
  • fix: Background ad click issues
  • fix: Password field on mobile phones alignment issues
  • fix: WooCommerce issues

It's great! We were looking for something super-customizable, solid, magazine-like theme, and Newspaper theme had all the features we needed.

Alex Maltsev

Magazeta

I found the theme to be modern, easy to use and highly customisable.

Manoj Khatri

Founder at Complete Wellbeing

The most professional template with excellent support and great features. I appreciate the fast loading, clean design, and responsiveness. Thank you for that!

James McNally

Owner at Livinator