Announcing the Winner of the Template Contest

Posted by Sean Cribbs on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 | |

The winner of our Template Contest was Roasters by Paul du Coudray, receiving an overwhelming 79 of 80 votes cast. Some choice comments left by voters:

Great use of snippets for navigation and rss, and Archives for article pages. Nice integration of Disqus and Google Maps.

Elegant, good layout, excellent use of typography, color, space. In a word, excellent.

Great, fresh look. Love the paragraphs with icons on the right. Good use of color and typography. Simple, thematic styles (hyperlinks are blue and underlined throughout)

Roasters is a nice template. Clean, pleasing, and well-designed.

Paul will be receiving:

As thanks for participation, Zhen Kyle will receive a Radiant T-shirt.

Congratulations to both of you! For all of you who contacted me after the deadline, please start working on your templates. We’ll have a new contest soon!