Same people winning awards

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It seems some of the members on this site win awards no matter what they post, and it doesn't seem to matter whether its that good or not, its like they win all the time so just give them awards anyway. Is it because they are paid members? Just curious..it does seem a little tilted in their favor..
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Hello Dawnella, if you check leaderboards you can see that Pro and Basic accounts have similar chances to get awards.

As example - in this week's leaderboard top 10 places are divided between Basic and Pro accounts as follows:

Abstract: 6 Basic, 4 Pro
Animal: 4 Basic, 6 Pro
Animal - Cats: 7 Basic, 3 Pro
Animal - Dogs: 6 Basic, 4 Pro
Artistic objects: 4 Basic, 6 Pro
Babies: 7 Basic, 6 Pro

This is just fraction of all categories, but if you take this as a sample in top 10 places percentage of images belonging to free (Basic) accounts is 56,67% which means Basic accounts have more chances to be in top 10 places then Pro accounts, so data show that it is not tilted in Pro's favor.

I hope this helps.
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Thanks, I just see the same person every time I log on winning awards for everything they submit..just got curious...
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What is the difference between editorial only and stock/market/???
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Tim Hall

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lenore,,just stock not canvases, not much money but hey, if i sell over a million more, i could make a hundred dollars!
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LOLOL
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Dawnella, "Editorial only" determine usage of stock image. Images that are sold as stock images (without "Editorial use only") can be user commercially, while "Editorial only" usage for stock images determine that such images can not be used for commercial purposes.

I hope this helps.
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Yes that helps thank you.
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Thank you :D

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