Posts by guuthemes

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Now I’m planning to use Sketch for my first template on Themeforest.

You’re one of the smart guys. You won’t regret it for a second.

234 posts I make pretty things.
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  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Made it to the Authors' Hall of Fame
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...why not just wait for Adobe to come out with a variation of their own

That is a truly frightening concept.

234 posts I make pretty things.
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As an author would know, exposure is key to selling on Envato. The more your item is visible to buyers, the more chance you have of making a sale. But is the Envato platform providing enough exposure for your work? You might notice your item does well in the first few weeks from upload after being on the home page, but then it will significantly decrease once off the home page, if you get on the popular page then of course you’ll have more extended exposure. So if buyers can see your work, more chance of them buying it – it’s as simple as that.

Currently there are popular pages for each category which shows weekly best sellers – this is a great way for authors to get extended exposure and for buyers to find the best weekly sellers in a category.

But down the right hand side there is column to show the all time best selling authors. This is not relevant to the buyer since he’s already chosen to be in a category, and those top authors might not even have items in that category. And this is not useful to the author either in that category and is not going to help them get further sales.

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To make these category popular pages more useful to buyers and authors, a solution would be to rather display the monthly top selling items for that category. This will give authors a months extended exposure and will help buyers find more relevant best sellers. A win win for authors and buyers.

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Top authors get a huge amount of exposure on this site and their sales show, as the sites grow it’s going to get harder and harder for authors to get noticed, so we need to create new exposure channels to create more opportunities for all authors.

+1 this post if you want more exposure. If we don’t ask for improvements, we won’t get them. And the more authors respond, the more chance Envato will listen.

+100 and then some.

234 posts I make pretty things.
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  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
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My MacBook mobo failed around a month out of the warranty, but the folks at the Genius Bar were cool, and replaced all the failed parts for free. Then they took a chip out of the lid by accident themselves, so replaced the whole lid/screen for me. So I basically got a new MacBook (minus the lower half casing).

As long as you don’t storm in there ranting, and raving. Nice and calm, and a bit of a sob story will get you a pass with the geniuses.

234 posts I make pretty things.
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Do you have an Apple Store nearby at all?

234 posts I make pretty things.
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Let’s start a new thread – ‘It’s grim up north, but they have the best designers/developers’ :)

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Yorkshire Representin’!

Reet proper ;)

234 posts I make pretty things.
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NW too. Just outside Manchester.

234 posts I make pretty things.
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Hey Marc!

Really sorry about this, it looks like your ticket was accidentally routed to an unmonitored part of our ticket system :(

I’ve re-routed it for you and given it a little bump, we should hopefully have some more info for you soon :grin:

Really sorry about the delay!

Christian

Cheers Christian. Fellow blighty member I see. Which part of the UK are you from good sir?

234 posts I make pretty things.
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  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Made it to the Authors' Hall of Fame
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Hi,

When do you guys get back in touch. Sent an email at the end of Feb, got an initial response from Noel on the 1st of March, then nothing?

Any chance of some kind of response?

thanks

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