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JeffreyWay
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@Codester – The problem is that if we allowed templates for a variety of languages, we’d also need reviewers with expertise in each of those areas, which might not be feasible.

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rahulreddy
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Yes, that would give a nice boost..

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ArrayThemes
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Would you still be allowed to sell it as an HTML and WP site as well? I guess for the most part the HTML and PHP would be the same, but with some advanced functionality, which is what customers would pay for.

It could get messy with 3 of each template out there though, if most people did all three.

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CreativeMilk
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Great idea!

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jasonpberry
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It could work….. Comment sections will get out of control possibly… Support will see a huge increase so price must be jacked up.

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Codestar
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@Codester – The problem is that if we allowed templates for a variety of languages, we’d also need reviewers with expertise in each of those areas, which might not be feasible.

Yes, Of course, You are right. Just i had thinked everybody :) But sure, only i would love PHP TEMPLATES

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valendesigns
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I can get on board but it’s a bit redundant in some situations with HTML , PHP, and WP, as well, it could be difficult to support if you don’t know your $hit on PHP and are offering PHP files.

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JeffreyWay
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@valendesigns – Yeah, that’s my concern too. The reviewers would have to be extra strict, and there would have to be some terms about what we do and do not accept. For instance, submitting a static template with a PHP contact form wouldn’t be enough.

We’d be hoping for built-in admin panels, and such.

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OrdinaryThemes
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Sounds nice, I was about to propose something like that last month… so we’re talking about a real functioning website with custom CMS , right? That would require quite a testing (for example, you’ll have to make a script to perfectly create all the DB on the user server) so prices will be reasonably high.

And just a quick question… could authours have the option to use frameworks? :P

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JeffreyWay
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@CMT – Not sure yet. Probably wouldn’t require a full CMS , as that could be redundant. I’m thinking one step up from static templates.

  • PHP organization (header.php, footer.php, etc.)
  • PHP contact form
  • Admin panel for easy editing
  • Additional server-side functionality
  • Etc.
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