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Welcome to SORTEDCHALLENGE, a subsidiary of HOGWARTS IS HOME.

All posts are only accessible to approved members. Members may participate here to earn points and knuts for their House and themselves.

If you are a member of hogwartsishome, you will be accepted immediately to the community. If you're not a member already, head on over to platform_934 to get sorted and come join in our fun challenges!
community rules
01. When the challenges are posted, you must stay within the limits/dimensions that are given. If you do not, your entry will not be accepted.
02. There will be a different challenge each week. It can be for icons, headers, banners -- any graphic medium.
03. Challenges will usually last a week. They will be extended to two weeks if not enough entries are submitted.
04. When submitting an entry, you must include the image(s), the URL, and your sorted HiH House. If you do not supply us with your House, you won't receive points.
05. You must be officially sorted in hogwartsishome in order to join this community or participate.
06. You get 5 points and 2 knuts for each icon you enter. If you enter two icons, you get 5 knuts. (Keep in mind that you need to be registered a vault at Diagon on The System (in order to receive your knuts.)
07. Each member may only place once per contest.
08. The Leaky Cauldron Gallery is a good image resource.
09. Fanart is allowed with credit and permission.

voting rules
01. You cannot vote for yourself. If you do, you will lose house points, in addition to not earning the points for entering, and your entries will be disqualified.
02. You should vote based on the quality of the graphic as well as how well it fits the given theme.
03. Only vote once in each poll, or however else directed.
04. You get 2 points for your house when you vote in a challenge.

general timeline
Friday - Next Friday: New challenge posted and submission of entries.
Friday Night - Monday Night: Voting is open.
Monday Night: Winners announced.

points distribution
1st Place - 50 pts / 20 knuts
2nd Place - 40 pts / 15 knuts
3rd Place - 30 pts / 10 knuts
Special Category - 20 pts / 5 knuts
Participation (without placing, per entry) - 5 pts / 2 knuts (5 knuts for two icons) for smaller graphics, 10 pts / 5 knuts for larger graphics

[x] This community is a subsidiary of hogwartsishome. Join at platform_934.

further information
Please direct all questions, comments, problems, suggestions etc to Ellen or Tiffany by leaving a comment to this post (all comments are screened).

Alternatively, you can email us at: sortedchallenge [at] gmail.com

the admin
Sorted Challenge Moderators: melpomenethemis & growling
Hogwarts is Home Moderators: la_loony, xfortytwo, theaeblackthorn, slumber, and growling

Layout by minty_peach.
Community header and icon by muffinpatronus.

last updated : 05 January 2017