Posts by mattborchert

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mattborchert says

whoops double post (why can I not delete this…)

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mattborchert says

Make as many cool things as you can, and hope for the best. Be sure to be actively promoting your work, as well as being active in the community. It seems that all of those factors combined help contribute to being featured.

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mattborchert says

awesome, thanks!

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mattborchert says

Actually try this one, and not the first one

http://www.mediafire.com/?3qb4ab10pbxld67
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mattborchert says

I need anyone with photoshop CS4 or below to test this brush our for me and let me know if it is working:

http://www.mediafire.com/download/n3s5642g9o8zgrj/Vintage_Brush_Sample.zip

Many thanks in advance!

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mattborchert says

Also diversify your portfolio. Never put all of your eggs into one basket, in this case, Envato. You need to figure out multiple income sources so that if any one of those fails, the other ones can keep you sustained.

Especially when dealing with internet based income, nothing is set in stone. Websites come and go, trends move quickly, and your audience is ever changing. The more versatility that you can bring into your business plan, the better your odds are of succeeding.

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mattborchert says

Ok ok, so maybe I meant to post a 25 sales thread, and somehow put 100,000. It happens!

But in any case, I’m really happy to have made my 25th (well, 26th now) sale! So thanks for the support everyone, I do appreciate it.

On a side note – do most people try to put in as many keywords as possible, or just the few critical ones they think best relate to the item? I don’t really want to put a lot of fluff in the keywords, but maybe it’s worth it.

Thanks!

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mattborchert says

The type needs work, and the logo probably won’t read very well at smaller sizes. You should fill it in more.

I agree with this. Simplify the line work as well as the type, and try a re-submit.

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mattborchert says

This is where the world today is going. This is what humans are being fed with, that true success is to have a porsche, big house, a lot of money… and you will be happy. In USA, one of the highest suicide rates are amongst financially rich people.

Perhaps some people enjoy cars as the works of art that they are? It isn’t always about the money or the status, for some people, the design and engineering are something special.

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mattborchert says

Looks like Adobe is enjoying killing software… first Flash, now Fireworks, who’s next? I wonder what the Macromedia guys are thinking now :(

They’re thinking IM RICH. IM SO VERY RICH.

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