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designcise says

I have a buyer who wishes to create a WordPress plugin out of one of my JavaScript files. On the “Extended License Examples” page it says:

“JavaScript component to be used in a template which is then sold (including on CodeCanyon or ActiveDen).”

I’m a bit confused whether it’s allowed or not because I don’t think a WP plugin classifies as a “template”. Plus, another problem is that I have been working on the very same plugin for quite some time now and would like to have my on version of the WP plugin online soon.

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VF says

May be it should say “(including on ThemeForest or ActiveDen)” since it is about CodeCanyon files? Not sure :(

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designcise says

plus it’s like in themes and web templates you have your own design and a lot of other unique elements and the javascript file (like a slider for instance) is only a component or feature of the site whereas in a WP plugin the entire script is used as a basis of building the plugin where the client does nothing new but create a plugin interface for my work .. i don’t think it should be allowed .. unless of course the client makes significant changes or includes my script as a component in a bigger project/plugin ..

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VF says

It is nothing wrong except CodeCanyon replaces ThemeForest. If we go through javascript items on CodeCanyon, it says:

Extended Licence
a website template for sale (including on ThemeForest or ActiveDen)

Probably it is mistakenly mentioned as CodeCanyon on this page:
http://codecanyon.net/licenses/usage_examples
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