Regular License

What is Regular License? (One-time usage license)

  • A Regular License is the authorization that grants buyer the right to use a software product only once. It grants the buyer the right to install and use the item only on a single website, which could belong to either you or your client. If you intend to use the same design in connection with a new project, you have to purchase the same template over again. On completion of your project, please remove the purchased file from yourworkstation.

Terms of Usage

  • The regular license allows the buyer, non-exclusive rights to install and use the purchased item to create a single End Product. This End Product can be distributed free of charge.

What is an End Product?

  • An End Product is the modified or customized version of the purchased item or product.

    i) If the purchased product is a template, then it has to be extensively modified to be called an End Product.

    ii) If the product is something other than a Template(such as a plug-in, etc) then the End product is the usage of the purchased item incorporated with another software or platform, making it different in nature than the original purchased item.

Things you can / cannot do:

  • Once you create an End Product from the purchased item, you may transfer it toyour client for any payment you see fit. In this Scenario, the terms of the license will transfer to your client.
  • You may make as many copies of your End Product as you want as long as it is modified extensively and offered for free.
  • You can only sell the End Product to one client but if you or your client want to resell the End Product, you will have to purchase the Extended License.
  • Your client or End User is not be permitted to extract items from the End Product and use it separately to create a whole new item/project. You will have to purchase the Extended License.
  • You may not modify a purchased template and resell it as a template again.
  • Your use of the item is restricted to a single installation.
  • If the item contains licensed components, those components must only be used within the item and you must not extract and use them on a stand-alone basis.

Extended License

What is Extended License?

  • An Extended License is the authorization that grants companies the rights to license, redistribute or resell the end product unlimited times. The extended license does not mean that you can resell the Plugnthemes stock templates unless modified extensively or used in conjunction with a software or an application.

    Extended license allows the buyer to create/modify one new single End Product, for their clients. The new single End Product is the asset of the company that developed the product by modifying it. This solution is for companies that provides services based on software, site builders, applications or freewares. This license gives the company the rights to distribute the End Product.

Things you’re allowed to with an Extended License

  • If you build the End Product for a customer, the license is transferred to your customer along with the End Product.
  • You are allowed to sell the End Product unlimited times.

Things you’re not allowed to with an Extended License

  • As this is a “single application” license, you are not allowed to create more than one unique End Product.
  • The stock items are not allowed to be re-distributed by any means, neither in a template, nor with source files. You are not permitted to do this with an item either on its own or attached with other items, even if the item is modified, which means re-distribution of stock item even with slight modification is not permitted.
  • Even though the modification of the item is allowed, there might be unwanted components which you may not want to use to create your single End Product. Delete these unwanted components before creating the single End product and if the item contains licensed components, those components must only be used within the item and you must not extract and use them on a separate basis.
  • You are not allowed to let End users to extract the item from the End Product and use it separately to create a whole new item.

Free License

General Public License (GPL or GNU)

  • The GNU  General Public License (GNU  GPL or  GPL) is a widely used free software  license, which guarantees end users the freedom to run, study, share and modify the software.

    Any free items such as templates or plugins which is labeled under GNU General Public license allows you to use it on any number of projects belonging to either you or your clients without any limitations. This license allows you to modify the template and its sources to any extent to fit your purpose. Make sure you mention the source of the license.

    Note: Whatever you do with an open-source file must follow their terms of use.