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September
2007

Skinning.net has started a Xion Skinning Contest!

By Cliff Cawley on 2nd September 2007

Skinning.net has started a Xion Skinning Contest! In cooperation with Xion Audio Player and (it's author) Cliff Cawley we give you 'The Xion Skinning.net Contest'.

Xion is possibly the easiest to skin and fastest growing skinable media player ever.

Anyone who can make a PhotoShop file (there are programs that can create a .psd without the need for PhotoShop, including some free ones) can make a great looking player in no time with this amazing program.

The Rules:

  • You must be a member of Skinning.net (joining is free with instant access).
  • Each contestant can upload 2 skins maximum.
  • The skin must contain all normal media player controls. These would include...

    • Play, Stop and Pause
    • Next and Previous Track
    • EQ and Playlist buttons
    • Volume control
    • Player can include more then these but the above are required.

  • Skin must be uploaded to the 'Xion Contest' section at Skinning.net
  • The skin must be "new" original (not uploaded to any other site)
  • The skin can not be uploaded to another site until after the end of the contest.
  • Uploading will take place anytime during the contest, from Sept. 4th to Sept. 24th
The judging will take place during the week after the upload deadline and a winner announced on Oct. 1st.

The Prizes

  • 1st Place - $75 USD from Skinning.net and $75 from Xion - Totaling $150
  • 2nd Place - $25 USD from Skinning.net and $25 from Xion - Totaling $50

Prize money from Skinning.net and Xion Audio Player will be paid out via PayPal or a money order if within the US, other arrangements will have to be made for outside the US if not paid through PayPal.

Be sure to get your skins ready and don't miss out on this contest.

Good luck everyone!