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quickandeasy Moderator says

Ok, so I haven’t put this in Item Discussion because it’s not an item, it’s something personal.

Before I get this coded up, I’d just like (if I may) some feedback from you Themeforest folk.

Homepage: http://cl.ly/image/3d36392Z2w1C/o Post Page: http://cl.ly/image/1Z2J0G3r2x2N/o

The site (if you couldn’t already guess) is going to be a travel blog for my friends and I when we set off to travel the World in a few weeks. We’d also like to use it to drive some income.

Income sources will be:
  1. Google Ads
  2. Affiliate Commissions (travel guides, travel insurance, backpacks etc)
  3. Youtube Ads

Because of this, I have put focus on the newsletter opt ins (to drive repeat traffic and increase ad earnings), heavily focused on ‘resources’ (or affiliate products) and included a more noticeable link to our Youtube videos (although these will be posted as normal posts anyway)

Is there anything I have missed? Anything you would change?

Any feedback would be very much appreciated :)Thanks.

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Ivor Envato team says

Approved :P

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joomfx says

Approved :P

Hahahahah :D Ivor you could at leased soft-reject it once so Quickandeasy can push himself to polish each and every small detail :P

@quickandeasy – now seriously, for the goal you have it looks wonderful ;)

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htmgarcia says

@quickandeasy: you may update this thread,because is in “ThemeForest” forum instead of “Item Discussion”. Anyway, is a great design!

@Ivor: About the template, where is it? I can’t see it in the list of recently approved items.

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Decneo says

Nice template and useful information for the traveler to go to somewhere in the world.Liked!!

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minimalthemes says

i think you need different background and some work on typography (specially colors on heading and main content)

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pixeldizajn says

I think it’s great. Only thing I would change is the white shadow on the black text in header, it’s too strong really.

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charlie4282 says

Really nice.

Maybe there could be tiny bit of polishing on some of the typography but that’s nit picking. Also personally I would not have a border around all of the email update blocks, but that’s just me.

Looks great

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fuelthemes says

I think the typography could be improved. It does not really seperate important headlines.

And I see some inconsistent padding and margins :)

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quickandeasy Moderator says

Thanks for the feedback guys!

@ Minimalthemes, I’m not dead cert on the colours yet either and I will be updating the background. I’ve kept the same pattern but reduced it’s opacity and scaled it down to 50%.

@ Turkhitbox, what is inconstant padding?

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