(Locked) Envato's Most Wanted - $5,000 Reward for the First 20 Tumblr Themes

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We reached our deadline and this event is now over!! Winners announced soon!

Envato's Most Wanted

We’re putting a $5,000 bounty on the heads of Envato’s most wanted file type – Tumblr themes on ThemeForest. The first 20 Tumblr themes uploaded (and subsequently approved) each get $250 (with a maximum of 3 files or $750 per author).


In short, it’s a race to see who can quickly submit quality content based on the following criteria:

  • Date Posted: October 19, 2012
  • Prizes: 20 winning files will get a share of $5,000 of prizes! 20 x $250 “cash” prizes are payable ONLY via either PayPal or Moneybookers/Skrill). Not only that, all winners will receive the much-desired Most Wanted Bounty Winner Badge
  • Maximum Prizes per Author: 3
  • Closing Date: November 30, 2012 (12 p.m. Central US Time)
  • Winners will be announced 1-2 weeks after the event closes to ensure any late entries are processed. Prizes will be sent out 2-3 weeks AFTER the winners have been announced. Make sure you have completed our authorization form. Please DO NOT submit inquiries about prizes in the forums, via support or directly to staff, we promise we won’t forget your prize!

Files We’re Looking For:

File/Contest Requirements:

  • Multiple submissions from the same author must all be different to one another.
  • Normal ThemeForest upload instructions apply
  • By entering this contest, you MUST sign and agree to keep any WINNING entries online for a minimum of 2 years: http://www.formstack.com/forms/envato-envatos_most_wanted_entry_agreement See form for full details. This form MUST be completed once your item has been APPROVED on ThemeForest if you wish your item(s) to be eligible for Envato’s Most Wanted
  • DO NOT post your entries in this thread, we will be keeping an eye on all entries as they appear in the category.

Where Files Should be Submitted:

Simple Summary of How To Enter

  1. Read our full Terms & Conditions
  2. Submit your item to the Blogging > Tumblr category on ThemeForest.
  3. Complete the authorization form once your item has been approved. This form MUST be completed. Please take care entering your payment details! Your entry will be INVALID if (a) the authorization form is not completed and/or (b) you did not provide the correct payment information on the authorization form. Please take care entering your details!
  4. First 20 approved/published submissions with a completed authorization form will win!

It’s as simple as that! The first 20 files to be uploaded (and subsequently approved) based on the above requirements win! Please note that we have some more specific rules to outline and clarify:


Good luck! :)

Check out this incredible selection of Tumblr Themes.

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I’ve been waiting for this for ages! Got one that is almost finished. :)

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Hopefully I’ll get lucky. Got two themes nearly ready. Could get another ready by the closing date.

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Never made a Tumblr theme, maybe its about time ;)

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Never made a Tumblr theme, maybe its about time ;)

i actually have made 1 but this was quite after the launch of tumblr. I guess I should try it again ;)

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Hmmm… We too haven’t done a Tumblr theme! Will try if possible.

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Yes i am in :)

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I’m in the Battle


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Super excited to see what you guys come up with! :)

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amazing price :-)