Submission Tip: Read the Instructions when Resubmitting Soft-rejected Items (AudioJungle)  

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Oct 26
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at resubmitting soft-rejected items.

If your file gets soft rejected, and your are instructed to resubmit only the preview or main file, please do not attach the other one.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!

Submission Tip: List the Correct Files (AudioJungle)  

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Oct 24
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at the files you need to list.

You should be aware of the files we do and don’t need list to avoid unnecessary rejections. You can find these listed on  the AudioJungle Wiki. Here is a summary:

Files we do need:

Files we don’t need (sound):

  • Birds / Nature Field Recordings
  • Bleeps, Blips and “Computer” Tones
  • Button Clicks
  • Clocks: Ticking
  • Doors Opening or Closing
  • Guitar Sounds/Chords. Examples: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
  • Telephone: Rings, Dialing, Tones
  • Water: Flowing, Drips, Drops, Waves

Files we don’t need (music):

  • National Anthems
  • Tracks using only one instrument and only one note played at any time.
  • Tracks demonstrating excessive dissonance.
  • “8-bit” computer/chip music.
  • Basic drum/percussion loops.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!

Submission Tip: Choose an Appropriate Category (AudioJungle)  

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Oct 19
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at categories.

Choose an appropriate category. You should not submit effects or music to the top level Sound or Music categories. We can take the extra step to edit your category, but if you submit without choosing a category too frequently, your item make get rejected to inform you.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!

Submission Tip: Submit to the Correct Queue (AudioJungle)  

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Oct 17
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at queues.

Make sure you are submitting items to the right queue. Sound effects should not be uploaded to the Music Pack queue, naturally.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!

Submission Tip: Write Adequate Descriptions (AudioJungle)  

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Oct 12
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at descriptions.

Description. When in doubt, the easiest way to write an adequate descriptions is to use your tags. Choose a few search tags first (you can have up to 30), and then make a few short phrases using some of those tags.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!

Submission Tip: Improve Your Tags (AudioJungle)  

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Oct 10
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at tags.

To improve your tags, think like a buyer. As a buyer, what words would you enter into a search that would return your music? This way, you can more easily come up with more efficient tags.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!

Submission Tip: Adding the Preview Watermark (AudioJungle)  

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Oct 3
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at the preview watermark.

The preview watermark should always be clearly heard, but not too loud to overpower the music. It should also be heard every 10 seconds, and it must be heard in its original state, as it sounds when you download it. Any submissions with noticeable effects or changes to the the watermark will be rejected.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!

Submission Tip: Become Familiar with the Upload Instructions (AudioJungle)  

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Sep 28
2011

Howdy talented authors! In an ongoing quest for transparency, we bring you another submission tip. These are regular juicy tidbits about our review process, and address issues that can trip up authors. This tip is aimed at AudioJungle authors, but may be relevant to authors in our other marketplaces.

Today we have a brief look at upload instructions.

If you are a new author, you should fully familiarize yourself with the uploading instructions of the section you are submitting to. If you are submitting an ident for example, choose idents in the upload dropdown, then press Help before pressing Upload to see the respective rules for that section.

Chime in at the comments if you have any questions and thanks for reading!