Working with the New “Envato Marketplace Items” WordPress Plugin

Just a few days ago, Envato’s very own WordPress ninja, Derek Herman, released a new “Envato Marketplace Items” plugin for WordPress. Now, with only a few minutes worth of work, you can display your recent files, popular files, and even files according to a specific category on your site. Not only that, but you can additionally attach your referral id to each item and earn 30% of your referred user’s first deposit!

In only a few steps, I’ll show you exactly how to implement this plugin into your own project.

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New Featured Author of the Week: DDStudios

DDStudios
  • Author’s Username: DDStudios
  • Member Since: January, 2009
  • Location: Montreal, Canada

How Come?

Hailing from Canada, DDStudios brings a unique and clean style to the ThemeForest community. And it just so happens that he has just released a brand new – and beautiful – PSD template called Magnifico. Hopefully, a fully coded version will be released!

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20 jQuery Plugins Worth Implementing into your Themes

It can be difficult to stay on top of the most recent and popular plugins available. Let us do the work for you. Any of these would be perfect for your next ThemeForest template!

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ThemeForest Week In Review

It’s been a big week for everyone at Envato including authors, buyers and staff. We have a fantastic new design for the marketplaces and the blogs as well as lots of great new templates and themes for sale. So let’s take a look back at the week of September, 28.

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New Featured Author of the Week: Jonathan01

  • Author’s Username: Jonathan01
  • Member Since: December, 2007
  • Location: USA

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Everything you Need to Know About Font Licensing for the Web

Unless you’re a copyright or digital media licensing pro, font licensing can be really confusing. Custom fonts are increasingly being used on the web via several methods. Each method may require specific licensing to cover your intended use and often times font licenses simply don’t specify restrictions associated with these new technologies.

In this article, we’ll take a look at font licensing for web usage via methods such as FLIR, sFIR, Cufón, @font-face, etc. and ways to protect yourself.

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New Marketplace Features Screencast

A lot has happened within the last twenty four hours, and, understandably, there’s a lot to take in! If you have a few moments, why not view this screencast and learn about some of the new features in the marketplace redesign that we’re all really excited about? When finished viewing, don’t forget to leave a comment, via the forums, and let us know your thoughts!

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Our Biggest Launch of the Year!

In the last three years our Envato Marketplaces (FlashDen, ThemeForest, GraphicRiver, AudioJungle and VideoHive) have grown like gangbusters, with big communities, huge libraries of files and lots of activity. So when we set out to redesign them earlier this year everyone on the team knew it was going to be big. What we didn’t realise was HOW big it would eventually get! Today it gives me great pleasure to show you …

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New Featured Author of the Week: OXYLUSDESIGN

  • Author’s Username: OXYLUSDESIGN
  • Member Since: October, 2008
  • Location: EU

How Come?

OXYLUSDESIGN is literally one of the top three authors on all of the marketplaces. With a membership count exceeding 200,000 members, this is an extraordinary accomplishment that deserves as much praise as we can give!

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Amp Up Productivity With OS X Finder Droplets

Time is money and navigating your operating system is likely your most common activity. Optimizing it for your workflow means spending more time working and less time navigating folders, files and applications.

In this tutorial I’ll introduce you to OS X’s Finder toolbar and droplets as well as how to customize them to look great and amp up your workflow productivity.

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