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werebros says

Hi guys,

This is the first item that I did but It’s rejected from reviewer. I really need advices from nice guys to improve it and resubmit again. I spent a lot of time on it and I don’t want to give up easily. Please help me.

This is LINK to folder demo.

This is words from reviewer:

We’re sorry, your item Quintana: Multi Purpose PSD Template has not been approved for sale on ThemeForest. This is the reason given by our item inspector:

1. Your file has some well done design concepts, however it does not meet the current and very stringent quality guidelines and we can not accept your file at this time. You will need to make some additional improvements in overall aesthetics.

2. There are a few inconsistent spacing issues throughout the design.

3. Overall typography needs additional refinements and improvements before it will be ready for sale.

4. Even with the current design, a significant increase in the polish of the various aspects of the item may just swing the decision in your favor.

Hoping I can receive advices and new ideas for my first item. Thank you so much guys!!!

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werebros says

Anybody helps me???

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Webbu says

Hi,

Nice design but some of your fonts are too small typography is not good.

Menu font aswell.

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werebros says

Hi,

Nice design but some of your fonts are too small typography is not good.

Menu font aswell.

Thanks so much Webby. So appreciated. What’s anything else I should consider?

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2Fwebd says

Hi !
You lack something to differentiate yourself ;) Add icons, buttons… and yes you need to play with the fonts. Bubbles for the slider looks small.
Just my opinion, hope it will help you ;)
Regards,

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dnp_theme says

The real rejection reason is that you are stealing other’s design, reviewers know all items:

http://themeforest.net/item/ammon-template-for-joomla/669895
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Anps says

I wouldn’t agree with that statement, if you check few newer psd’s and wp themes you will see striking resemblance in design and even in name :)

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Alexlasek says

sorry to write, but you simply copied some elements from others themes and implemented them into “YOURS”, trying to release as a new project.

It won`t be accepted. It`s not an inspiration, it`s simply thievery :(

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werebros says

Firstly, I want to say thank you to you for commenting to my theme and secondly I would say about process How I did it. Hope you can sympathize with me. Because English is not my first language and will have some mistakes. I hope you can forgive it and ask me if you really don’t understand.

I admit I got inspiration from Ammon Theme like dnp_theme realized and other’s designs. But I tried to redesign by myself almost except Big Image of Ammon Theme. But actually I took a long time to make this theme (maybe about 2 months) and Before I submitted I swear I forgot Where I got it.

I used Google Image to hopefully know the main source of this image and thought that would credit it with reviewer from that source. This is website that I thought I got this image : http://www.pub-tunisie.com/ Ammon and this website are same design.

I admit some elements of my theme is to look resemblance with designs on themeforest because I am newbie in design and themeforest has high standard about design. Therefore I often browse library on themeforest and a few other’s websites such as creattica.com, awwwards.com… to get inspiration and redesign by myself (thought a few designers on themeforest also make this process like me). All icons and elements I don’t make I will credit and never use it like mine. Because I know, It’s ashamed when stealing other’s work. Especially in design it’s terrible. So If you need icon’s credit, I will provide to you.

Finally, I am really sorry about this and apologize you guys. I will try to fix and redesign again. This is a lesson for me as well. Anyway thank you again for commenting and hope I can improve my skills from you guys.

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dnp_theme says

Your English is good enough, serves the purpose.

Imitating others is a good way to start learning but not a good way to do business. First you have to master the technique, then do it your OWN style.

You need to understand what typography is, I always suggest this is in fact the most important part of design. Here is an example of decent typography concept, (do not copy my design) if I were to add some images, it’s already an awesome design.

You can also read my previous reviews, I always provide good observations and tips.

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