[theme-reviewers] Need Help

yulian yordanov yul.yordanov at gmail.com
Thu Mar 8 15:38:43 UTC 2012

Yes, he can.


*If I use a piece of software that has been obtained under the GNU GPL, am
I allowed to modify the original code into a new program, then distribute
and sell that new program commercially?*

You are allowed to sell copies of the modified program commercially, but
only under the terms of the GNU GPL. Thus, for instance, you must make the
source code available to the users of the program as described in the GPL,
and they must be allowed to redistribute and modify it as described in the

These requirements are the condition for including the GPL-covered code you
received in a program of your own.

На 08 март 2012, 17:25, Qamar Ashraf <life.object at gmail.com> написа:

> Hello,
> Following question is to clarify my concept about Free / Premium themes.
>    - An Author / Developer create a couple of WordPress themes and shares
>    them in WordPress under GPL license.
>    - Can he sell his premium themes at some other marketplaces like
>    themeforest etc if he incorporates GPL license in his selling package.
> Thanks
> --
> Regards
> Qamar Ashraf
> Project Manager
> www.tutorialchip.com
> www.freestockphotosclub.com
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> @lifeobject1
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Yulian Yordanov
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