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December, 2012

Top 10 Envato Notes Topics for 2012  

by posted in General
Dec 31
2012

Image from PhotoDune.

Today is the last day of 2012, and it’s fading quickly. Like the hand-written “2012″ in the sand in the image above, it won’t be around for much longer. And looking back, it’s been an amazing year!

This year we’ve launched new sites, added new categories to the marketplaces, hired many new people, and said farewell to a few old friends. We’ve had meetups around the world, including KL, the US and the UK. We’ve celebrated victories, and learned from our mistakes. I hope you’ve had a great year too, and are looking forward to 2013 with hopes and dreams.

As I look through the analytics for Notes, there are 10 things that have grabbed your attention this year. Can you guess what they are? Check them out.

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Featured Profile Image: TanyDi +4  

by posted in Community
Dec 28
2012

There are almost as many approaches to creating a profile image as there are authors. Some focus on showcasing artistic skills, others prioritize with slogans and company information. Some show their personal photo, while others display abstract forms. This one belongs to TanyDi. Check below for four more! Which is your favorite, and why? Continue Reading

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Flash Gaming Summit – 5 Tickets to Win!  

by posted in General
Dec 27
2012


The Flash Gaming Summit (FGS 5) is an annual conference focused on the Flash gaming industry. If you love Flash, are an indie game developer or just want to hear some great talks by professionals in the industry, read on to win tickets. We have 5 to give away! Continue Reading

TED Talk: The Battle Between Your Present and Future Self  

by posted in General
Dec 26
2012

Every day, we make decisions that have good or bad consequences for our future selves. Daniel Goldstein makes tools that help us imagine ourselves over time, so that we make smart choices for Future Us

Outstanding New Marketplace Items  

by posted in General, Outstanding New Items
Dec 25
2012

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What outstanding items have been arriving on the marketplaces? Here are a handful that have caught the eyes and ears of the reviewers.

The image above is a VideoHive item called Black Crystal Logo by gecoooh, a logo sting or intro in a stylish, black, glossy, crystal look.

Read on to explore more awesome new items.

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Where Can I Access Invoices and Statements for My Account?  

by posted in General
Dec 24
2012

Want to access your marketplace invoices and statements? This Knowledgebase article will show you how to find them quickly and easily.
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Freebie Friday: Freebies on AppStorm  

by posted in Free Files
Dec 21
2012

The AppStorm team have been hard at work again. Here is a huge bunch of great free apps and web services they covered.

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Everything in its Place with SorterEverything in its Place with Sorter

I try to automate as much as possible, both in the real world and on my computer, as I find myself staring at my screen for more that ten hours a day. My house lights turn themselves on and off, my outlets power down to save energy, and the files on my MacBook Pro are doing all sorts of things while I’m not looking.

Why, you ask? Because if not, my Downloads folder would take over my hard disk, all of my MP3s would be on my Desktop instead of in iTunes, and my MacBook Pro would be 73% cat gifs. I need something to automatically manage all of my files while I’m doing real work. Sorter is just such an application. It monitors folders for file changes and then takes the actions you want to keep your Mac fighting like a champ.
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Featured Profile Image: Zino16000 +4  

by posted in Community
Dec 21
2012

There are almost as many approaches to creating a profile image as there are authors. Some focus on showcasing artistic skills, others prioritize with slogans and company information. Some show their personal photo, while others display abstract forms. This one belongs to Zino16000. Check below for four more! Which is your favorite, and why? Continue Reading

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Author Interview: silent47  

by posted in Authors, Interviews
Dec 20
2012

A chef who discovered a passion for photography, watching documentaries on TV, playing with photos till you find something you like, and letting your imagination flow. This week we meet Simion Marian (silent47) from PhotoDune.

If you’re an Envato marketplace author and would like to be interviewed for the blog, head over to this form. We’d love to hear from you.

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Why Do We Create Bundles?  

by posted in Bundles, General
Dec 20
2012

Envato ran the very first Birthday Bundle in 2009. Since then, the Birthday Bundle has become a yearly fixture and we now run a variety of different Bundle promotions every few months. We create Bundles for a variety of reasons and we want to tell you all about it. Continue Reading