12 Creative Ways to Promote your Theme

While quality is the key factor in how well a theme will sell, there are many techniques and tips one can follow to help increase the chance of a sale. Taking a little time to promote your work and your themes is sure to be reflected in your number of sales. Today, we will go over 12 creative ways to promote your ThemeForest themes.


10 Unique Examples of RSS Feed Designs

The rss icon has become a symbol of “web 2.0″ and the new era of web design that the past years have seen. While designing, it is easy to overlook the rss icon and its importance to many buyers. All too often, the rss icon is one of the last things we “throw” on a design to fill in some content. Today, we will have a look at 10 creative and unique uses of the rss feed icon.


The 75 Most Enlightening Design Tutorials

This article will list seventy-five resources for becoming a better designer. We’ll go through all the major ones and a few open source programs as well such as: Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, GIMP, and Inkscape. If you have any of your own, leave a comment and let us know!


The Most Usable Web Icons Available…and FREE

Unless you’re an uber-icon designer, you probably find yourself searching the web for pretty icons for your templates. The only problem is that the web is littered with icons that no developer could ever use – like Pixar characters. They’re adorable, but utterly useless. Consequently, I’ve compiled a list of the ten (well actually nine) most usable web icons. Did I mention that they’re absolutely free?!


9 Tips for Selling More on ThemeForest

I’ve been writing a couple of articles over at FreelanceSwitch about the benefits of selling stock and thought I’d mention the second one in particular, here as a good reference for ThemeForest authors:

9 Tips for Creating and Maximizing a Steady Income Stream by Selling Stock

Like anything, selling stock is something that you get better at over time. In my job working on ThemeForest, FlashDen and AudioJungle I get to see a lot of the things people do to maximize their income, some of them are quite ingenious. Since it benefits us if we have clever authors on our sites and it benefits Freelancers interested in selling stock, I’ve put together my top tips for selling well on stock sites…

Read the rest of the article at FreelanceSwitch