SmartMag Theme GPL Extremely Flexible and Powerful WordPress theme empowering Modern and successful Magazines, Newspapers, and Blogs.SmartMag News And Magazine Theme is battle-tested on sites with millions of visitors, powering up tens of thousands of websites since 2014. With all the valuable user feedback, research, and experience of the 7 years, we have released the Ultimate Version 5.0. It remains as easy to use as ever, performant, yet extremely flexible to build the website of your imagination.
SmartMag v9.5.0 Changelog
– 4 New Pre-made Demo Sites: EverydayNews, CityToday, DigitalHub, WorldMag
– Added: Pros and Cons for Post Reviews with the relevant schema.
– Added: 2 New Header preset styles.
– Added: “Copy Link” feature option for the social sharing locations.
– Added: Post bottom social follow with Google News, Flipboard as new services.
– Added: Small follow bar option next to single post meta, best for Google News.
– Improved: Added additional review schema categories such as SoftwareApplication.
– Improved: Auto-excerpt function to many blocks such as embeds links.
– Improved: Review box responsiveness for some devices.
– Improved: UI of the backend for metaboxes, reviews boxes and responsiveness.
– Improved: Added an option to enable or disable review schemas.
– Improved: WPML configuration file compatibility with additional configs.
– Improved: All the new Google Fonts releases added with total 1580+.
– Improved: Added more post style customization options.
– Improved: Extra settings for containers in Elementor (beta) for dark mode and more.
– Improved: Main Layout Padding with a large number behavior on large tablet portraits.
– Improved: WordPress 6.4+ compatibility.
– Fixed: Preload for icons font may load incorrectly.
– Fixed: Sphere Core PHP notice related to version updater.
– Fixed: Accessibility issue in the off-canvas close button.
– Fixed: Lightbox gallery on Gutenberg galleries.
– Fixed: Theme preview not working for other themes with SmartMag Core.
– Fixed: Elementor Pro Compatibility – Template widget causing editor failure.
– Fixed: Dark mode border setting not applying in Elementor sporadically.
– Fixed: Post share top circles style expanding on some mobile devices.
– 40+ minor changes and improvements to styles and customizer options.
SmartMag v9.3.0 Changelog
– Added: New X (Twitter) branding with the new X logo.
– Added: Performance option to auto skip lazyload for first N images.
– Added: Threads and Snapchat social profiles options.
– Added: Option in Elementor blocks to skip lazyload for N images for LCP.
– Added: Option to enable or disable context such as Category: in breadcrumbs.
– Added: Change headings tag for single sections like related posts, comments.
– Improved: Compatibility with Elementor v3.16.
– Improved: Removed deprecated methods and hooks for Elementor.
– Improved: LCP improvements for single post page.
– Fixed: Respect no-lazy and skip-lazy classes on images if set by 3rd party.
– Fixed: Packaged plugins updates
– Fixed: A few deprecated notices on PHP 8.2.
SmartMag Theme GPL Features
- SEO Optimized: Rich snippets for breadcrumbs, article schema, and reviews are built-in. Further SEO enhancements via full compatibility with WordPress SEO by Yoast plugin.
- Supercharged Elementor Page Builder for amazing pages with our unique magic.
- Smart Studio: One-click pre-made blocks, sections, and layouts ready to be imported for a powerful homepage.
- Unique Mega Menus with 3+ styles to choose from.
- Login / Register Modal via trigger link in the header with Social
- Extremely Flexible Live Customizer. Instant changes, and thousands of options.
- Fully Responsive: All elements are responsive on all devices.
- WooCommerce Fully Integrated: With SmartMag News And Magazine Theme Create an Amazing Shop using the industry-standard eCommerce platform for WordPress.
- bbPress Fully Integrated: Get a beautiful Forum running on your newspaper, blog or magazine site thx to SmartMag News And Magazine Theme.
- Unique Dark Mode done right. Add a scheme switcher in the header or enable it by default. Customize colors exclusively for dark mode. SmartMag News And Magazine Theme Works perfectly for sports and gaming news magazines.
- Multiple Layouts: Posts, Pages, and Categories can be configured to use a full-width layout or have a right sidebar (Custom Sidebars plugins are also supported).