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ShaneFreer Envato team says

We reached our deadline and this event is now over!! Winners announced soon!

Envato's Most Wanted

We’re putting a $4,500 bounty on the heads of Envato’s most wanted file type – Crowd Funding themes on ThemeForest. The first 15 Crowd Funding themes uploaded (and subsequently approved) each get $300 (with a maximum of 2 files or $600 per author).

IgnitionDeck

There are also 2 bonus prizes up for grabs thanks to IgnitionDeck. If you use the FREE, special contest developer version of the IgnitionDeck plugin in your Crowd Funding theme there is an extra:
  • $100 up for grabs for first 10 themes submitted and approved.
  • $50 for the next 5
  • Max of 2 prizes per author
  • Paid via Paypal

Details

In short, it’s a race to see who can quickly submit quality content based on the following criteria:

  • Date Posted: May 14, 2013
  • Prizes: 15 winning files will get a share of $4,500 of prizes! 15 x $300 “cash” prizes are payable ONLY via either PayPal or Moneybookers/Skrill). Not only that, all winners will receive the much-desired Most Wanted Bounty Winner Badge
  • Bonus Prizes and FREE, contest developer plugin of IgnitionDeck available thanks to VirtuousGiant. Check out the prize details here: http://ignitiondeck.com/id/theme-forest
  • Maximum Prizes per Author: 2
  • Closing Date: Friday August 09 2013 (12 p.m. Central US Time) or earlier should all prizes be claimed and verified.
  • Post your entries in this thread, so we can keep track of all entries as they appear in each category.
  • Winners will be announced 1-2 weeks after the event closes to ensure any late entries are processed. Prizes will be sent out 2-3 weeks AFTER the winners have been announced. Make sure you have completed our authorization form. Please DO NOT submit inquiries about prizes in the forums, via support or directly to staff, we promise we won’t forget your prize!

What Crowd Funding Plugins To Use:

You can choose any crowd funding plugin you want to use. We do recommend the following but the choice is up to you!

Files We’re Looking For:

File/Contest Requirements:

  • Multiple submissions from the same author must all be different to one another.
  • Normal ThemeForest upload instructions apply
  • By entering this contest, you MUST sign and agree to keep any WINNING entries online for a minimum of 2 years: http://www.formstack.com/forms/envato-envatos_most_wanted_entry_agreement See form for full details. This form MUST be completed once your item has been APPROVED on ThemeForest if you wish your item(s) to be eligible for Envato’s Most Wanted
  • Post your entries in this thread, so we can keep track of all entries as they appear in each category.

Where Files Should be Submitted:

Simple Summary of How To Enter

  1. Read our full Terms & Conditions
  2. Submit your item to the WordPress category on ThemeForest.
  3. Complete the authorization form once your item has been approved. This form MUST be completed. Please take care entering your payment details! Your entry will be INVALID if (a) the authorization form is not completed and/or (b) you did not provide the correct payment information on the authorization form. Please take care entering your details!
  4. First 15 approved/published submissions with a completed authorization form will win!

It’s as simple as that! The first 15 files to be uploaded (and subsequently approved) based on the above requirements win! Please note that we have some more specific rules to outline and clarify:

PLEASE READ FULL TERMS & CONDITIONS HERE

Good luck! :)

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BoxyStudio says
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Astoundify says

Hey Shane, Just submitted our second crowdfunding theme today :)

Just waiting on getting it approved on the marketplace!

Cheers!

Astoundify

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BoxyStudio says

Ignore mine! Turns out I can’t submit this one. Thanks anyway! :)

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Astoundify says

Ignore mine! Turns out I can’t submit this one. Thanks anyway! :)

ahh shucks!

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WojciechWyszynski says

This is nice idea, i am very excited to design crowd funding template but unfortunelly… I know html css and i have some ideas how to code to wordpress but i dont’t know php and i am scared that i can’t submit good wordpress theme without pro php knowledge… :( anyone can change my mind?

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nhangen says

This is nice idea, i am very excited to design crowd funding template but unfortunelly… I know html css and i have some ideas how to code to wordpress but i dont’t know php and i am scared that i can’t submit good wordpress theme without pro php knowledge… :( anyone can change my mind?
WordPress has some of the best documentation in the business, but if you have a great theme idea and need PHP help, perhaps you could partner with someone to share the profits?
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bonsaished says

Our item was approved :) Yay! http://themeforest.net/item/campaignify-multipurpose-crowdfunding-theme/4725411

What a great theme, congrats, it looks awesome! Good luck with sales!

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Astoundify says

What a great theme, congrats, it looks awesome! Good luck with sales!

Thanks bonsaished, really appreciate the kind words!

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