501 posts
  • Has referred 1000+ members
  • Has sold $250,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
+8 more
pixelentity says

Hi fellow authors,

You might have noticed on the Envato notes blog recently a couple of posts giving details of an Adwords campaign which was run by a group of authors from ActiveDen about 1 year ago. See this post for the details/results of this campaign.

Recently we decided to run a new version of this same Adwords campaign, but this time it will be aimed at Themeforest and CodeCanyon. These marketplaces are much more popular than ActiveDen was, so we can imagine this campaign will be much more successful.

So how does it work?

Basically we are looking for 19 additional authors who have at least 2 items on either TF or CC or between them. These authors will need to create a YouTube channel which features at least 2 videos of their work. A screencast of the theme/plugin/template with background music should do the trick. These videos will then be dynamically imported into the campaign’s landing page and 2 items from each author will be shown randomly in a grid arrangement. (Some authors last time bought presentation templates from VideoHive and used those instead)

What’s the goal?

The purpose of all this it to increase the sales for all participating authors as well as helping to grow the user base of the Envato marketplaces in general, which is of benefit to all authors. To achieve this we aim to use Adwords and YouTube videos to drive traffic to the landing page, from there traffic is sent to specific files and in the process receives a common referral link. The participating author therefore receives a potential buyer direct to their item page. If the referred user then buys anything either from that author or from the whole marketplace, any referral income is collected on the campaign’s Envato username. This income then goes back into the Adwords pot to fuel the process for another month. Then we just rinse & repeat as long as there are available funds.

What does it cost?

The cost of the campaign will be $75 per author. Of this amount $60 will be added to the Adwords account and $15 will go towards setup expenses (domain name,hosting,landing page, etc). We will be taking care of the project setup and Adwords campaign management.

How do I join?

Contact us via our profile page to let us know if you wish to be part of it and provided there are available slots we will send instructions of what needs to happen next.

When is this happening?

We are NOW gathering the group of authors and over the course of the next few weeks we will be getting ready to start. Once we have the full group, we will set up an email list so we can keep in touch with everyone.

What to do now?



The very best,

pixelentity
1081 posts
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Made it to the Authors' Hall of Fame
  • Had an item featured on Envato Market
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 6 years
+9 more
damojo says

As a participant of the last campaign I would love to join again!

This should be a no brainer for every author :)

5403 posts The Dude Abides
  • Located in United States
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Has sold $125,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 5 years
+9 more
CodingJack says

I was kicking myself for not getting in last time. I’m in fo sho this time if you’ll have me :)

1043 posts It's in the pipeline!
  • Has sold $500,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 6 years
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
+7 more
purethemes says

I’ve already sent you email after reading post @ Notes, so I’m just writing to say:
C’mon guys! sign up now and let’s get this party started :)

63 posts
  • Power Elite Author: Sold more than $1M on Envato Market
  • Has sold $1M+ on Envato Market and is now a Power Elite Author
  • Made it to the Authors' Hall of Fame
  • Had an item featured on Envato Market
+6 more
themepunch says

Hi guys,

we would love to join this too!

Cheers!

1081 posts
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Made it to the Authors' Hall of Fame
  • Had an item featured on Envato Market
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 6 years
+9 more
damojo says

Just got the confirmation that I’m in ;) Thanks guys!

101 posts
  • Has referred 100+ members
  • Has sold $125,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has collected 1+ items on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
+2 more
PixelBook says

hi. I want in too.

501 posts
  • Has referred 1000+ members
  • Has sold $250,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
+8 more
pixelentity says

Hey All,

Its the first 19 Authors to email us/post in the forum here who will get accepted. We are not picking and choosing.

12 spots remaining now

DOK

194 posts Dreams Money Can Buy
  • Has sold $1M+ on Envato Market and is now a Power Elite Author
  • Power Elite Author: Sold more than $1M on Envato Market
  • Has referred 200+ members
  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
+5 more
SwiftIdeas says

Just emailed you :)

- Ed

427 posts I <3 WordPress
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Has sold $250,000+ on Envato Market
  • Located in United States
  • Won a competition
+9 more
BoxyStudio says

Count me in!

Helpful Information

  • Please read our community guidelines. Self promotion and discussion of piracy is not allowed.
  • Open a support ticket if you would like specific help with your account, deposits or purchases.
  • Item Support by authors is optional and may vary. Please see the Support tab on each item page.

Most of all, enjoy your time here. Thank you for being a valued Envato community member.

Post Reply

Format your entry with some basic HTML. Read the Full Details, or here is a refresher:

<strong></strong> to make things bold
<em></em> to emphasize
<ul><li> or <ol><li> to make lists
<h3> or <h4> to make headings
<pre></pre> for code blocks
<code></code> for a few words of code
<a></a> for links
<img> to paste in an image (it'll need to be hosted somewhere else though)
<blockquote></blockquote> to quote somebody

:grin: :shocked: :cry: Complete List of Smiley Codes

by
by
by
by
by
by