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Envato Market Trend Report: Hottest Categories from 2016

The Categories & Trends that Topped Our Charts in 2016

December Freebie – Owl Vector Generator

Don’t Sleep on December’s Free Files…

Owl Generator

Once the New Year strikes, December’s free files will return to full price. Don’t let this cute Owl Vector Generator get away—nor the Polishop eCommerce HTML Template, Density Titles for After Effects, an Ambient Atmosphere Audio Track, Premium Quotes PHP Script or the Tea Kettle photograph.

Collect all December Freebies Now


Watercolor Photoshop Action

2,500 New Photoshop Actions

Watercolor Photoshop Action

With the ability to almost instantly transform a photo into a piece of artwork, it’s no wonder Photoshop Actions continued their stronghold this year. We saw watercolor emerge as a transparent theme through the Watercolor Photoshop Action. Create your own masterpiece in no time.

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Massive Dynamic – WP Website Builder

3,000 New Responsive WordPress Themes


WordPress Website Builder

Full customization, speed and responsiveness have all become necessities and major deciding factors in the WordPress game. Massive Dynamic WordPress Site Builder hits all the marks with a live website builder, unlimited layouts, 15 header styles, 51 quality demos and WooCommerce capability.

View Massive Dynamic Website Builder


FX Particle Builder After Effects Template

Over 9,000 New After Effects Templates

FX Particle Builder


From Titles to Lower Thirds, Logo Reveals to parallax Slideshows, we saw an explosion of After Effects files this year. Create your own explosion of fire, dust, smoke, sparkles, flames or glass with the top-selling FX Particle Builder. Breathe new life into your still images!

View FX Particle Builder


Nearly 99,000 New Music Tracks

New Music Tracks

It was a booming year for music! Our AudioJungle producers were hard at work, pumping out the especially-popular corporate and inspirational tracks. You’re guaranteed to find a track for every mood or project with nearly 99,000 new additions this year.

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Famous Envato Items from 2016

Envato Items That Gained Fame in 2016

Envato Items

2016 was an exciting and strange year for media. We watched as items from Envato’s marketplaces were used in pop culture, presidential campaigns, and more. From Spiderman to Squatty Potty, Uber to National Geographic, Hillary Clinton to Kanye, view the highlight reel of items that gained fame in 2016.

View the Famed Envato Files of 2016


Top-Selling Files on Envato Elements

Envato Elements Reaches 10,000 Items in 2016

Envato Elements

In August, we launched Envato Elements, a monthly subscription service for design assets—what we didn’t anticipate was just quite how mega the site was going to be. We hit two 10K milestones: 10,000 paying subscribers in just over a month, and more recently, 10,000 items in our design library. With this successful new service launch also came some valuable lessons.

See the 5 Lessons We Learned from Launch


Inspiration for 2017 Color of the Year

Pantone Color Experts Announce Color of 2017

Pantone Color Experts

The color experts at Pantone have named their color of the year for 2017: ‘Greenery’, a green-yellow hue that’s referred to as nature’s neutral. Gone are the pastel pinks and blues of 2016—2017 is all about fresh, clean design. With greenery as the inspiration, view our ideas on how to inject this color scheme into your next creative project.

Get Inspiration for the Color of 2017


Massive Addons

Massive Addons

1,400 New WP Plugins
Providing you the ability to easily & exactly tailor your WordPress site.

New WordPress Plugins

Proposal TemplateProposal Template

37,000 New Print Templates

The new year is the perfect time to refresh your resume, proposals, etc.

New Print Templates

New HTML TemplatesPillar Multipurpose HTML + Page Builder

3,000 New HTML Templates

A collection of handy one-pagers, portfolio, admin & mobile templates.

New HTML Site Templates

Coffee Mock-up TemplateCoffee Mock-up Template

5,600 New Mock-ups
Set the stage for a successful product or brand launch.

New Mock-up Templates

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