10+ Best Reddit-Style WordPress Themes
Are you planning on making a viral blog or magazine? Then these Reddit inspired WordPress themes will help you create a more engaging website.
Viral blogs aren’t easy to build. But, with the right theme and content, you can make it a successful business that could someday turn into a massive payday. Just a couple of years ago, the viral Reddit-style blog Viral Nova got acquired by a media company in a surprising $100 million deal. The website was actually built with WordPress using a simple magazine theme.
The key aspects of a viral blog are setting up a community around your blog. To do this, you’ll need a membership system where users can signup to vote for content and even upload their own content to your blog, similar to what BuzzFeed does.
Your viral blog should also be more engaging with the users. You can achieve this by providing more interactive options, like upvoting and reactions systems for rating your posts.
Finding a WordPress theme that covers all these areas isn’t easy because there’s only a handful of them are available. For this post, we rounded up the best Reddit-like WordPress themes you can use to setup a viral blog. Grab a theme and start building your website today. Your viral blog could land the next $100 million deal!
UpVote - Social Bookmarking Reddit WordPress Theme
UpVote is a social bookmarking WordPress theme that features a design inspired by Digg and Reddit. It comes with a built-in upvoting system similar to Reddit that allows users to vote on content to upvote their favorite content. It also supports user registrations powered by WordPress, Facebook, and Twitter for posting their own content.Download Demo
Furious - Viral Digg & Reddit WordPress Theme
Furious comes with a creative upvoting system and user registration system that allows users to signup for the website to vote to upvote or downvote content. Registered users can also upload their own content such as GIFs, images, videos, and more. The theme is fully optimized for mobile devices and supports all types of content, including video previews on the homepage.Download Demo
Vast Buzz - Viral & Buzz Reddit WordPress Theme
Vast Buzz is a modern viral magazine WordPress theme that comes with 9 different pre-made homepage designs optimized for viral content. The theme features a BuzzFeed inspired design that allows users to react to posts using fun emojis and upvote their favorite content. It also supports user registrations and allows users to publish their own content as well.Download Demo
ViralFeed - Viral & Trending Reddit WordPress Theme
ViralFeed comes with a professional design for making a powerful viral content blog or magazine with effective monetization features. In addition to its creative reactions system, 4 different blog layouts, and 3 post layouts, the theme features pre-defined ad spots and comes with the Quads Ads plugin for easily integrating your advertising system with the website.Download Demo
BoomBox — Viral Magazine Reddit WordPress Theme
BoomBox comes with multiple Reddit-inspired viral blog theme designs. It includes light and dark theme designs as well as layouts optimized for affiliate marketers, advertising, and BuzzFeed-style magazines. It lets you choose from 6 different pre-made designs and comes with user registrations system and a reactions system.Download Demo
ViralNews - Trending Content Reddit WordPress theme
ViralNews is a viral blog and magazine WordPress theme featuring many powerful options for making an effective viral content website. It comes with a creative quiz system, trending social stories system, a shop layout with WooCommerce integration, and support for RTL languages.Download Demo
Calypso - Viral Blog Reddit WordPress Theme
Calypso may look like an ordinary blogging theme at first sight, but it comes with a powerful content system that uses a Reddit-like sorting algorithm to curate and order the posts to show the trending posts first on the homepage. The theme also features a sticky menu, a page builder, and many other customizable features.Download Demo
King - Viral Content & Reddit WordPress Theme
King is a viral blogging WordPress theme featuring a modern grid-style content design. The theme is available in light and dark color themes and it supports all types of content, including videos. It also comes with 11 different single post layouts, a creative categories page, and a powerful reactions system with user registrations.Download Demo
Jabberjaw - Social News & Reddit WordPress Theme
Jabberjaw is a news and blogging theme that also comes with a user registration system to allow people to join your website and submit their own content to grow the website. It also features pre-defined ad placements, support for Visual Composer for customizing the design, and much more.Download Demo
TopNews - Viral Magazine & Reddit WordPress Theme
TopNews viral content WordPress theme comes with more than 13 different pre-made homepage designs for making all kinds of viral and magazine websites, including Reddit-style blogs with reaction systems and user registrations. It also includes layouts you can use to create niche blogs for travel, sports, entertainment, and much more.Download Demo
Bimber - Viral Magazine WordPress Theme
Bimber is a WordPress blogging theme that’s most suitable for making viral blogs and magazine-style blogs similar to BuzzFeed and 9GAG. The theme comes with 15 different homepage designs for making various styles of websites from fashion websites, Pinterest-style viral websites, freebies websites, and much more. It also comes with an ad-blocker detector and multiple sticky widgets.Download Demo
Bazinga - Magazine and Viral Blog MailChimp WordPress Theme
Bazinga is perfect for creating blogs and magazine websites with WordPress. The pre-built designs of Bazinga are highly customizable and contain lots of features that can help your content go viral. Building your email list is straightforward too, thanks to the MailChimp integration. Furthermore, if you want to sell products from your site, then the WooCommerce support provides all the functionality you should need.Download Demo