Performag by Thrive Themes is the first “True” Magazine WordPress theme available in the market. You may have seen many premium and free WordPress news and magazine templates. But many of those are just dedicated to provide you magazine type look. But this theme gives you actual features that is helpful to create an engaging online magazine portal.
Thrive Themes Performag : Features Review
Ad Revenue Options : This WordPress template also provides custom Ad Revenue settings with detailed targeting options. It will help you earn good revenue from your contents by implementing right ad strategies. All authority magazine and news websites become successful when they implement right monetization strategy.
When you go on back-end area then you will see “Thrive Ad Group” option. This section allows you to create new Ad campaign strategy and view existing one.
Performag built-in Ad Management system, you can create multiple Ad group using Ad code provided by different ad networks. So you can use Google adsense, Affiliate programs and other Ad networks to make revenue from website traffic. You can show Ad in different locations : In-side your posts, In-side your sidebar or After certain paragraphs into posts.
The Ad panel also allows you to choose Ad targeting strategy to display ads on posts or pages. If you select posts to promote ads then you can define categories and tags for certain ad campaigns. The Ad Group page provides status option where you can enable or disable ad campaign with single click.
Not only that, Performag WordPress theme is capable to create responsive ad presentation. So you can serve Ads on Mobile, Tablets and all screen types.
Custom Header : The header looks fine with with custom logo and navigation bar which shows menu, search box and social links. The MegaMenu system let’s you add multiple contents with drop-down list to highlight featured posts, and multiple categories. The menu loads various contents smoothly when you hover mouse on drop-down panel.
The social panel shows custom social icons to display your on-line social presence for all big social platforms. We love floating navigation bar layout that is visible when use start scrolling on website. The menu works smartly to easily connect visitors to right category of their choice.
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Social Share Buttons : This is just a single feature but it is visible throughout many areas. If you really want to take benefit of social media platforms then you need to optimize your website for social media features. The theme shows social media buttons on blog page with each featured blog post entry. If you check magazine homepage layout then it highlights total social share counts.
The single blog post also highlights prominent “Social sharing buttons” on the top area near article title. But that’s not all, as you start scrolling on single post then it shows a floating bar with social sharing buttons. So user always see social media buttons on the screen while reading articles. This feature can surely improve social share counts and also bring SEO benefits.
Slideshow Post Type : Performag theme is powered by custom Slideshow post type which helps you to share photography in proper way. You just need to add all photos into single post and it will create custom slideshow with navigation buttons.
The slideshow posts are also optimized with social share buttons (left bottom). You can also display banners on the top and right of slider posts. This way, you can still earn good Ad revenue and get lots of social share by posting beautiful photography with readers.