Leeway is a free, responsive theme designed for small magazine websites or blogs. The theme includes two navigation menus, a featured post slideshow and a flexible Magazine Homepage.

Getting started: Leeway Documentation
Theme License: GPL v2 or later

Theme Features

Responsive Layout

Leeway features a fluid layout that adjusts automatically to any screen size.

Your visitors will get a great-looking website, whether they use a desktop, tablet, or smartphone.

Featured Post Slideshow

The theme includes a sleek fullwidth image slider which can be displayed on the Magazine Homepage template or on the normal blog index.

The Slider will highlight all your featured posts, which can be easily selected and configured by setting a featured tag in the theme options.



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Magazine Homepage

The Magazine Homepage template let you create a magazine-styled homepage with ease.

It displays the Featured Post Slider and a widgetized area where you can use the custom Category Posts widgets to display the latest posts from the categories of your choice.

Since the template is based on widgets there are unlimited ways how you can set up your Magazine Homepage.

Leeway supports three different Category Posts widgets (Boxed, Columns, Grid) to choose from.

Powerful Theme Options

Leeway supports the awesome Customizer for all theme relevant settings, including:

  • General Settings
  • Header Settings
  • Post Settings
  • Post Slider
  • Featured Content


Header Search and Social Icons

You can easily activate a search field and/or social icons in the Header Settings of Leeway, which are displayed on the right side of the header area.

Theme License: GPL v2

Of course Leeway is licensed under GPL. That means you can use it on unlimited websites for private and commercial purposes.

Full Feature List

  • Responsive Layout
  • Social Icons
  • Custom Header Image
  • Full Width Template
  • Sidebar Left/Right Layout
  • Translation Ready

  • Featured Posts Slider
  • Top Navigation Bar
  • Custom Backgrounds
  • Post Settings
  • SEO optimized code
  • HTML5 and CSS3

  • Magazine Homepage
  • 3 Category Posts widgets
  • Strong Colors
  • Custom Menus
  • Theme Customizer
  • Best Code Practices

  • Sleek Webdesign
  • Powerful Theme Options
  • Beautiful Typography
  • Featured Image Header
  • Threaded Comments
  • GPL licensed

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