Originally published at: https://community.envato.com/most-wanted-shopify-themes-8000/
We’re running a contest for Shopify Themes on ThemeForest.
The best themes in the following categories win $1,000 each!
- $1,000: Entertainment
- $1,000: Fashion
- $1,000: Health & Beauty
- $1,000: Technology
- $1,000: Other
- $1,000: Best Micro Niche Theme
- $1,000: Best Stylized Theme
- $1,000: Most Submitted Themes
What we’re looking forWe‘re looking for Shopify Themes that effectively showcase the above category types with all the features & relevant pages in new and engaging ways.
The Micro-Niche bonus prize is for those wanting to create a Shopify theme for a specific service, business or industry.
The Best Stylized Theme bonus prize is for wanting to create a theme in a specific style. For example handmade / organic, vintage / retro, flat / minimal, material design, etc.
It’s a Contest!This Envato’s Most Wanted is a contest. And like any contest, you don’t want to be disqualified because you didn’t follow the rules. So as well as carefully following the procedure below, make sure you read everything in full.
Here are the key details:
- Upload your items to Envato Market on or after Wednesday, February 17th and before the competition closes on Wednesday, May 11th at 23.59 AEDT time.
- The winning files will get a share of $8,000.
- All winners will receive the much-desired “Won a Most Wanted Contest” badge.
- An author can enter as many items as they wish.
- Multiple submissions from the same author must be different to one another.
- An author can win a maximum of one (1) “Best Category” prize and three (3) Bonus prizes (That’s up to $4,000 in total!).
- A single item can win multiple prizes.
- If there is a tie for ‘Most Items Submitted’ the prize money will be be shared equally.
- Eligible items must be related to the prize categories, and meet all above eligibility criteria.
- Final eligibility of entries is determined by Envato staff.
- Envato staff to judge prize winners.
- The quality of the templates, experience, design, functionality and overall relevancy to the contest and prize categories will be key criteria in “Best Item” judging.
- Envato & judges retain the right not to award Best Item & Bonus prize(s) at their sole discretion if they deem appropriate levels of skill have not been met.
- Prizes are payable only via PayPal, Moneybookers/Skrill, or Payoneer.
- Only new items uploaded to the site within the contest time period are eligible.
- The entry deadline is based on the date of the final submission/resubmission leading to the item’s approval on Envato Market. Not the date of final approval.
How to Enter Your Items
- Upload your items according to the normal ThemeForest upload instructions.
- Upload your items to the relevant Shopify Category on ThemeForest
What to Do After Your Items Are ApprovedOnce your items have been approved, do the following as soon as you can:
- Complete the Most Wanted Entry Agreement. By doing this, you agree to keep any winning entries online for a minimum of two years.
- Post your approved entries in the forum thread.