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  • Has sold $1,000+ on Envato Market
  • Interviewed on an Envato blog
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
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beetlesales
says

This may be a little out there, but I have always been curious as to how many authors actually get templates approved and are selling daily.

I see there are over 1.4 million marketplace members, but that doesn’t reflect how many authors are actually selling items (having the skill to get something approved).

I have now sold over $197 and I’m ranked just over 1,047th for ThemeForest. That’s a big difference from 1.4 million…

What do you guy’s think? Any insight?

Thanks!

Thomas

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  • Has referred 1000+ members
  • Helped several times protecting Envato Market against copyright violations
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readactor
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422 posts plop
  • Had an item that became a weekly top seller
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Has sold $75,000+ on Envato Market and is now an Elite Author
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 6 years
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kimonothemes
says

From the 1.4 million users, obviously there are more buyers than authors :)

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beetlesales
says

http://themeforest.net/author/top_authors 1403 AUTHORS :)

Thanks for this! Wow! Us authors are truly in a league of our own!!

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  • Interviewed on an Envato blog
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
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beetlesales
says

From the 1.4 million users, obviously there are more buyers than authors :)

This I do know ;) Thankfully!

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  • Has sold $40,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has collected 50+ items on Envato Market
  • Member of the Envato Team
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Ivor
Envato team
says

http://themeforest.net/author/top_authors 1403 AUTHORS :)

14.131 Authors (9 Marketplaces)

EDIT : Oops you’re talking about ‘templates’ :)

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  • Interviewed on an Envato blog
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beetlesales
says


http://themeforest.net/author/top_authors 1403 AUTHORS :)

14.131 Authors (9 Marketplaces)

EDIT : Oops you’re talking about ‘templates’ :)

Well, technically ThemeForest only. I have noticed some authors have difficulties getting their GraphicRiver projects approved as templates on TF ;)

You have to admit though… 1,403 authors out of the entire world is quite impressive for those very few – to say the least.

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  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Achieved the monthly Community Superstar Award
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
iamthwee
says

You’re part of the super super elite. ;)

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beetlesales
says

You’re part of the super super elite. ;)

Haha! ;)

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  • Has been a beta tester for an Envato feature
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seal
says

funny, I’m 237th without even one WP theme ~1400 authors from ~1.4M members are what… 0.1%

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