We invite you to enter the Movable Type Theme Contest 2010. Movable Type 5 allows you to create and share your innovative web designs by creating a single theme file. There are thousands of beautiful websites built upon Movable Type 5 already, and now it's time to show off and share your achievements !
The winners of the contest will be determined by the contest judges. The winners will receive:
- 1st place : Adobe Creative Suite 5 Web Premium
- 2nd place : iPad Wi-Fi (16GB)
In order to participate, please observe the following rules:
- Convert your original, beautiful web design to a Movable Type 5 Theme,
- Read this tutorial and the technical details,
- Make sure that the theme can be installed and applied correctly on the latest version of Movable Type 5,
- Make sure that the design looks good in modern browsers (Internet Explorer 7+, Firefox 3.6+, Safari 4+, etc.),
- Make a theme file available for downloading in the .zip format,
- Demonstrate your design at the online demo site,
- Select a distribution license of your theme,
- Note any plugins that are required to utilize your theme.
We will accept your application until the September 9, 2010. The winners will be announced at the end of October. Please submit your theme on the following form:
The Movable Type Theme Contest has an official twitter account. You will probably see a lot of tweets in Japanese since this contest is also a part of Movable Type Conference in Tokyo held on July 31st. But our English-speaking members will be answering your questions.
We look forward to seeing your great themes!