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JohanGren says

Hi all,

I am in between projects at the moment so I figured I would upload some designs to the PSD Category. However I have some questions about dummy content. What does the reviewers prefer in terms of dummy content. Some use random images and copy as if it was a wordpress theme (pages, shortcodes etc.) and some use a fictional company with images and copy connected to the company. Some mix everything. It would be great if someone could share some light over this.

Thanks alot!

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ChapterThemes says

I think you should use images which make look the site as beautiful and cool as possible.

The better it looks, the more sales you’ll get.

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pixelgrade says

When you will upload the psd you will be asked to not have any images on it (just placeholders). But for demo purpose you should imagine a real situation with all the logo, images and copyright text.

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JohanGren says

I think you should use images which make look the site as beautiful and cool as possible. The better it looks, the more sales you’ll get.

But what about copy? Say for instance I would design a template for a investment bank, should I then use copy connected to the financial industry or copy connected to the psd like “Get this multipurpose psd today”? I see authors mix this up alot but what does the reviewers prefer?

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ChapterThemes says


I think you should use images which make look the site as beautiful and cool as possible. The better it looks, the more sales you’ll get.
But what about copy? Say for instance I would design a template for a investment bank, should I then use copy connected to the financial industry or copy connected to the psd like “Get this multipurpose psd today”? I see authors mix this up alot but what does the reviewers prefer?

I think most of the templates just use some lorem ipsum dummy content. And indeed some big titles refering to the theme itself. So a big title saying “Get this theme today” would be good.

But in the end the content doesn’t really matter, only if it looks good. Especially since it’s a multipurpose design they won’t have a look at what the content is actually saying.

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JohanGren says



I think you should use images which make look the site as beautiful and cool as possible. The better it looks, the more sales you’ll get.
But what about copy? Say for instance I would design a template for a investment bank, should I then use copy connected to the financial industry or copy connected to the psd like “Get this multipurpose psd today”? I see authors mix this up alot but what does the reviewers prefer?

I think most of the templates just use some lorem ipsum dummy content. And indeed some big titles refering to the theme itself. So a big title saying “Get this theme today” would be good.

But in the end the content doesn’t really matter, only if it looks good. Especially since it’s a multipurpose design they won’t have a look at what the content is actually saying.

Great, thanks alot for you input!

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aleluja says

I think you should use images which make look the site as beautiful and cool as possible. The better it looks, the more sales you’ll get.

And of course, with commercial licence for preview only.

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