WordPress Theme: Marangal

Marangal is a featured-packed, multi-colored and 3 columns free WordPress theme. It has an easy Options page to customize your theme. It is loaded with Feedburner Email Subscription, Twitter Account integration, YouTube Video integration, Flickr Thumbnails, Automatic Thumbnail Resizer, Adsense ready with advertising blocks.

Theme features:

  • Magazine Style Layout
  • Compatible with WordPress version 2.8
  • Twitter Account Integration
  • Google Analytics code integration
  • Built-in Page Navigation
  • Option Page for Easy Customization
  • Feedburner Email Subscriber
  • Flickr Thumbnails
  • YouTube Video
  • Automatic Thumbnail Resizer
  • Adsense Ready
  • Advertisement Blocks Ready
  • Gravatar Enabled
  • Threaded Comments

Marangal Screenshot

Marangal – Black | Demo | Download Marangal (15127)
Marangal – Green | Demo | Download Marangal – Green (4887)
Marangal – Pink | Demo | Download Marangal – Pink (3086)
Marangal – Purple | Demo | Download Marangal – Purple (5368)
Marangal – Yellow | Demo | Download Marangal – Yellow (3463)

Required Plugins:

  • Popularity Contest
  • WP-PageNavi
  • FlickrRSS


  1. Upload the popularity-contest, wp-pagenavi and flickrRSS folders in the /wp-content/plugins directory.
  2. Activate Popularity Contest, WP-PageNavi and flickrRSS plugins.

Customizing Marangal Options:

  1. Go to Appearance > Marangal Options
    • General Settings
    • Googe Adsense Settings
    • Banner Advertisement Settings
  2. Then Update Options.

Additional Customization:

  • Changing the Logo:
    1. Use the sitename.psd found at the /marangal/images folder.
    2. Edit it using your favorite graphics application.
    3. Save as sitename.png and upload it at the /wp-content/themes/marangal/images folder.

Custom Fields

Marangal Custom Fields

  • Changing the default post thumbnail:
    1. In your post, go below the Custom Fields section.
    2. Key: paddimage
    3. Value: url of the image in the uploads folder (i.e. /wp-content/uploads/2008/11/thumbnail.png), don’t worry about the size because it will be resized automatically.
    4. Then click Add Custom Field.
    5. Publish your post.

Thank you :
Alex, Lester and Dave for making the WordPress plugins available.

Note :

  • Once you install the theme, activate first all the required plugins to work.
  • Thumbnails’ URL should be within the installed WordPress directory for the thumbnail automatic resizer to work.
  • Set the number of blog pages to activate the built in pagination via Settings > Reading Settings > Blog pages show at most.

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  1. bolo 06.30.2009 Reply

    a nice theme,thank you!

  2. nice 09.15.2009 Reply

    good work!

  3. COOBY 10.05.2009 Reply

    wow i like this theme ,thank u

  4. ibud 04.13.2010 Reply

    good work, I like the auto thumbnail, make me easy colorizing my blog,
    thanks dude

  5. WPExplorer 04.26.2010 Reply

    Nice theme. But heads up…Function error on the pink version. Had to get a clean copy from the black version.

    • Dulce 04.26.2010 Reply

      Thanks for the tip. Going to update it.

  6. Stanley 09.12.2010 Reply

    it’s nice theme..thank you from Indonesia

  7. directory 10.05.2010 Reply

    i like this theme.and i use it at my website.thank you!

  8. recky djayoesman 04.11.2011 Reply

    i like it,now i will install in my blog

  9. John 07.13.2011 Reply

    Thank you for creating such a beautiful theme!

  10. ı like this theme thanks..

  11. dewita 05.18.2012 Reply

    great, nice themes… i like this! txs ur sharing…

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