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EireStudio
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Just bought my first ever template here and I noticed this:

Has this “Get Hosting” button always been here?

it doesn’t really sit well with me :|

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CreativeMilk
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This is new for what i know, and i tought that Envato hosts there stuff at Mediatemple

I dont see this in my download section…. I dont hope that this is a way to advertise here on TF(i dont like ads on a site like this)

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EireStudio
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There is an affiliate link associated with the button, so Envato must get a commission if a user buys hosting. :(

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webbify
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$97 commission per signup ;)

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CreativeMilk
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Really? Well thats a bad move!! I dont hope to see this AD in my stuff!

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jonathan01
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what is stopping us putting an ad in the item description? Is that against the rules if we recommend a service for say hosting our product someone is looking to buy? If so I would love a stab at earning $97 per signup on hosting!

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EireStudio
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Imo, this is seriously uncool!

Just removed it via a greasemonkey script, but Envato come on, Don’t be greedy!!!

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tigerlabs
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Why is this so bad? Envato is trying to make money – just like everyone else. :)

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Why is this so bad? Envato is trying to make money – just like everyone else. :)

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