Become An Author

    Become a GSThemes Author/Developer
    Get Simple developers can now make money daily selling themes in the first of its kind market place for Get Simple themes. Here at GSThemes we help developers get their themes, creations and development exposed to the world! With Get Simple themes becoming more and more popular to the everyday website owner it’s imperative that we expose them to some of the finest developers and themes for their basic informative personal, professional and small business needs. Imagine creating what you want, when you want, from the comfort of your own home or office, making passive income whether you’re working or not. Some of our Get Simple developers sell themes in their free time as a hobby, some do it to get their name out there, and some are able to make it their full time profession. So if you’re a developer looking to expose your talents and creations then sign up with us today and start exposing your themes today.

    Payment Rates
    Our current promotion payment structure allows developers to earn up to 60% on every sale. All payouts are set to a minimum of $100. Payout threshold encourages developers to self promote their work and earn larger payouts. We want everybody to make the passive income they deserve and we hope that you’ll join us to help build a great theme marketplace for the Get Simple community.

    Getting started
    Becoming a GSTheme developer is as easy as can be; Just follow the following steps below and you’ll be ready to start making passive income and selling your themes on GSThemes!

    Once you’ve read the authoring tutorial you’ll be ready to start uploading!

    The first step.

    1. 1. Click “Post New Item”
    2. 2. Give your theme a name and enter your title. *Capitalize each word.
    3. 3. Select the proper theme category.
    4. 4. Enter theme description, features, credits and any other information that would be helpful for the customer.
    5. 5. Enter up to 5 tags that best describe your theme.
    6. 6. Upload your themes thumbnail image (80px X 80px).
    7. 7. Upload your themes showcase image (640px X 358px).
    8. 8. Upload your theme files, .zip only at 10mb max.
    9. 9. Enter which browsers your theme is compatible.
    10. 10. Select Well documentation or no documentation.
    11. 11. Enter your themes price, $30 max. *All themes are reviewed to determine fair price value.
    12. 12. Provide a demo url for customers to sample a live version of your theme.

     


     
     
    FAQ’s

    Q: How do authors get paid?
    A: Here’s the info on when and how you will get paid.

    Q: Do I retain the rights to my own themes?
    A: Yes, it’s your theme or themes. We just provide a marketplace to sell it.

    Q: Can my payment rate ever go down?
    A: Nope, unlike some of the other major marketplaces your rate will never go down, regardless of sales volume you will always be at 60 %.

    Q: Are themes reviewed or will you accept anything?
    A: Each theme goes through a review process to make sure the quality is top notch. That’s why so many buyers choose our marketplace over those that accept lower quality themes.

    Q: Can I make more money by selling with GSThemes?
    A: Of Course. As you know you can sell your themes on your own website or other markteplaces but with GSThemes you will be exposing your themes to enthusiastic buyers who find us on page 1 of Google search for Get Simple themes.

    Q: Is exclusivity based on the author or the individual file? Meaning, could I sell one file here and sell a completely different one on my own site?
    A: Exclusivity is on a per file basis so yes, as long as the files are completely different, you could sell one here and one on your site.

    Q: Who is responsible for copyright violations in themes I’ve submitted?
    A: As the author/developer, it’s your responsibility to make sure you’re not violating anyone’s copyright by uploading your theme. If you’re unsure if you’re allowed to use an asset within your theme, ask the asset’s owner or a lawyer.

    Q: Who determines the price of my theme?
    A: All themes are priced by yourself however to ensure prices consistently reflect factors such as quality, complexity, potential demand and license type our marketplace has a cap of $30 for all Get Simple themes.

    Q: Am I required to support the themes I upload?
    A: Providing support is a great way to ensure repeat business from buyers, but no, it’s not required unless the theme is actually broken.

    Q: Are there themes that you already have plenty of that you no longer accept?
    A: No However if a category gets over-saturated, that just means the quality standards should go up to increase your sales. You’ll have to give it a unique spin or make it much nicer looking for it to be noticed by our buyers since you would be competing against numerous other developers.