Winners: Final results of Theme Madness 2011

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It’s been a crazy run, but we’re finally at the very end of Theme Madness. After six rounds, nearly 200 submitted brackets, and a collective total of more than 30,000 points, it’s finally time to name the winners.

Five rounds of voting eliminated 62 impressive WordPress theme shops from the running, including some of the largest businesses in the …well, business. This last round brought Elegant Themes against ThemeFuse in one of the more intense rounds that we’ve seen. We have the results of the voting, as well as the bracket winner, just after the jump.

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Vote Here: Theme Madness Round 6 (The finals!)

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It’s that time once again! We have the Theme Mandess finalists, Elegant Themes and ThemeFuse, and in this the final winner will be decided!

All of the polls and instructions can be found just after the jump, so be sure to click through to have your voice heard. Voting will take place for the next 48 hours, and close at 4:00 pm on the 13th (Eastern Standard Time).

Remember you can view the quickly-filling-out Theme Madness Bracket here, as well as the Theme Bracket Leaderboard.

If you need a reminder, the rules can be found here. Good luck to everyone playing!

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Winners: Results of Theme Madness Final Four!

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I’m excited to present the results of Round 5 of Theme Madness. Can you feel it? We’re getting very close to the end. Just to remind you, this round of voting involved the following teams:

This round we have the highest point total that we’ve had so far. The results below may surprise you!

How we scored the games

Just to recap, each game was run on three fronts. First, we counted up the polls for each game. Secondly, we counted up votes on Twitter. Finally, we counted up comments generated (if they were) on the competitor’s blogs. Top score won.

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Theme Madness 2011 Bracket Leaderboard

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Have you been having fun and following along with our Theme Madness competition? If you filled out a Theme Madness Bracket, have you been following along?

For those that filled out a bracket and want to see how their results are stacking up against the rest, in the post below we’ve added our Bracket Leaderboard. Everyone who submitted a bracket is listed below (first name and last letter) along with their point totals each round.

How is your bracket holding up against the competition? Do you think you have a shot at winning? You can see the results of the Theme Madness competition so far here.

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Vote here: Theme Madness Round 5

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We’re very close to the finals now. Today the voting for Round Five begins, with the Final Four teams: Elegant Themes, ThemeForest, StudioPress, and ThemeFuse. After this round we’ll have the final two teams. Who do you think it will end up being?

For the next 48 hours we will hold the voting for these two games:

All of the polls and instructions can be found just after the jump, so be sure to click through to have your voice heard. Voting will take place for the next 48 hours, and close at noon on the 11th (Eastern Standard Time).

Remember you can view the quickly-filling-out Theme Madness Bracket here.

If you need a reminder, the rules can be found here. Good luck to everyone playing!

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Winners: Results of Theme Madness Round 4

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With this post we are one step closer to our Theme Madness 2011 champion. After these results, in fact, we’ll have only two more rounds: the Final Four and then the finals themselves. Has the fun just flew by or what?

Below in this post the results are listed for the following games:

  • StudioPress vs. Catalyst Theme
  • Obox Themes vs. ThemeFuse
  • ThemeForest vs. Mojo Themes
  • Elegant Themes vs. AppThemes

We also have, in the results below, the two highest point totals so far in the competition—both in the same match. Let’s get to the results already!

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Vote here: Theme Madness 2011, Round 4

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We’re into the final stretch: Theme Madness Round 4 voting is now live! We’re down to just eight theme companies, each who have played a number of solid matches to get here. The next 48 hours the following polls will be held:

For the next 48 hours we will hold the voting for the following eight games:

All of the polls and instructions can be found just after the jump, so be sure to click through to have your voice heard. Voting will take place for the next 48 hours, and close at midnight on the 4th (Eastern Standard Time).

Remember you can view the quickly-filling-out Theme Madness Bracket here.

If you need a reminder, the rules can be found here. Good luck to everyone playing!

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Winners: Results of Theme Madness Round 3

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We have the results of Theme Madness Round 3 in this post, and there are some more exciting outcomes here. This round brings us to the final 8 that will be competing for the coveted WPCandy trophy. Round 4 voting will start later today, so be sure to get caught up on Round 3 outcomes in time for the new round of voting this afternoon.

Who’s excited? The results are just after the jump.

How we scored the games

Just to recap, each game was run on three fronts. First, we counted up the polls for each game. Secondly, we counted up votes on Twitter. Finally, we counted up comments generated (if they were) on the competitor’s blogs. Top score won.

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Vote here: Theme Madness 2011, Round 3

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We’ve wrapped up Round 2 of Theme Madness, and there were definitely a few surprises in the results. Round 3 proves to be equally as exciting, with a number of well known theme shops facing off this time around. If I had one piece of advice for the shops competing this round, it would be to not underestimate your opponents. A blog post and/or extra tweet calling for votes might just help you out.

For the next 48 hours we will hold the voting for the following eight games:

All of the polls and instructions can be found just after the jump, so be sure to click through to have your voice heard. Voting will take place for the next 48 hours, and close 4pm on the 28th (Eastern Standard Time).

Remember you can view the quickly-filling-out Theme Madness Bracket here.

If you need a reminder, the rules can be found here. Good luck to everyone playing!

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Winners: Results of Theme Madness Round 2

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We have the results of Theme Madness Round 2 in this post, and there are some real upsets here. In fact, this brings us the veritable Sweet 16 theme shops in our competition. We’ll start Round 3 tomorrow, and take one step closer to having our Theme Madness 2011 winner.

Who’s excited? The results are just after the jump.

How we scored the games

Just to recap, each game was run on three fronts. First, we counted up the polls for each game. Secondly, we counted up votes on Twitter. Finally, we counted up comments generated (if they were) on the competitor’s blogs. Top score won.

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