Author Contributor Agreement


  1. This Agreement applies to any and all articles, written works and images (“Content”) that you submit to Envato for publication on Envato’s Author Hub (community.envato.com) using the Submission Pitch Form or through any other means.
  1. Envato will review all Content against Envato’s own style guidelines and requirements from time to time. Envato may accept or reject Content in its absolute discretion. Envato also may, at any time and for any reason, remove Content that has previously been accepted for publication.  
  1. When you submit Content that is accepted by Envato for publication, you hereby assign to Envato all right, title and interest (including all copyright) in that Content. You agree to do anything reasonably requested by Envato (including executing documents) to give effect to our ownership of the Content, including to effect the assignment of rights contemplated by this section.
  1. To the extent that you are entitled to assert any moral rights in respect of the Content, you hereby consent to Envato doing any act omission that would otherwise infringe those moral rights. In particular, but without limitation, you consent to Envato editing, re-writing, adapting and translating the Content in its discretion. And you agree that Envato may publish the content on its own website and other sites including third party social media platforms.  
  1. Despite section 4, Envato will credit you as the author of all Content created by you that is published on the Author Article Hub (community.envato.com). Envato will also take reasonable steps to promote you as an Envato author, which may include linking your Envato Author profile and items in the article, sharing the Content in a monthly newsletter or awarding you a ‘Wordsmith badge’ that will appear on your Envato author profile.  You agree that this promotion is the only consideration you will receive in relation to your Content, and specifically that you will not receive any monetary payment.  
  1. You warrant that:
  1. the Content is entirely your own creation and that you own all Content and its rights in it;
  2. the Content does not, and will not, infringe the intellectual property rights of any other person;
  3. the Content complies with the Envato Acceptable Use Policy; and
  4. you are not restricted by any other contract from entering into this agreement and granting the assignment of rights contemplated by section 3.
  1. You will indemnify us against any loss, injury or damage (including any legal costs or expenses properly incurred) suffered by us as a result of your breach of any of the above warranties.
  1. Nothing in this agreement is to be construed as constituting a partnership, joint venture, employment or agency relationship between you and us.
  1. The laws of Victoria, Australia govern these terms, and you submit to the jurisdiction of the courts there for the resolution of any dispute between us.
  1. By submitting any Content to us, you agree to be bound by these terms.