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2answers
78 views

Get notified on new App Reviews?

Does anyone know of a solution (app or site) that will automatically notify me anytime I get a review on one of my iOS apps?
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1answer
31 views

Is there any Itunes API?

What I am actually looking for is to get the app download statistics from itunesconnect. There was this idea where some coding could be done in the iphone app section so as to determine if the app is ...
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39 views

Deleting and Resubmitting an App

Since iTunesconnect won't let me delete leaderboards and achievements, I am considering deleting my entire app and resubmitting it. My app is free, without IAP, was just recently published, and has ...
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0answers
14 views

Is the iAd platform mandatory?

I'm confused about Apple's iAd program. I understand they provide a nice platform to streamline advertising, and take 30% of revenue. However, does Apple allow an app which simply uses it's own add ...
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1answer
292 views

iOS 7 iAd Implementation & iAd Network Temporarily Unavailable

I have submitted three iOS apps and they have all been approved. I implemented iAd into them, and the test ads show when I test the apps. But now they have been on the App Store for a few days, and I ...
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2answers
58 views

Creating the same, double applications for iOS permitted?

To get more exposure in the App Store for iOS apps I found out that creating a second application for 'top keywords' is vital for getting more downloads. I am considering creating 4 or 5 iOS ...
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0answers
29 views

Is vendor registration prior to in-app purchase allowed?

Can anyone confirm that the Apple submission process would accept an app that requires a user to register with the vendor (via the app) prior to in-App purchase? A user can use the app without ...
2
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1answer
258 views

What is the iOS developer payment schedule?

I'm planning to release an iPhone app next week. I have read that Apple pays out 45 days after the end of month (if threshold is reached). My developer account is linked to an address in India if that ...
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1answer
99 views

iOS App Store: free limited version of app

I would like to have a free trial version of my app, with limited functionality, and at the same time to have a full paid version. The apps can have slightly different names on App Store, say MyApp ...
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0answers
58 views

itunes connect bank account with a different name

My girlfriend opened an individual developer account with her name because i don't have a credit card; i wonder if i can put my bank account in the "bank info" in itunes connect with my name or that ...
1
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1answer
24 views

Is there a way to know App Reviews from users in real time?

I don't know why Apple can't provide a real-time system and tools to manage these processes better but is there a way to know about app reviews from users in real-time? I wish there is a way for ...
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3answers
76 views

Benefits of updating apps

If you update your app, does it get bumped to the top of the free apps section? Does it help improve visibility?
2
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1answer
40 views

Whats that percentage mean in iTunes Connect?

I'm starting to publish apps and I'm curious about this green number in iTunes Connect: I believe it indicates growth over three hundred something. Can someone explain what this is? Thanks!
2
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1answer
114 views

How does Apple count app downloads?

If a user downloads a game but then deletes it, does it still count as a download? Will if affect the ranking of your app?
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0answers
252 views

AppStore Promtional Artwork Approved - Not Used

8 days ago, Apple emailed me and asked me to provide promotional artwork for an iOS App which I published on March 7. They needed me to upload promotional artwork for a possible feature on the App ...
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0answers
120 views

In game app updates, bypassing App Store

Some apps, I've noticed that developers are able to update their software without submitting them to the App Store. For example, Game of War will occasionally tell you that an update is available ...
1
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1answer
264 views

How do I upload a new version of an app after an App Transfer?

I know how to transfer an app from one account to another account as I have read the whole procedure for transfering apps from Apple's Documentation. However, if I want to upload a new version of the ...
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0answers
18 views

App store doesn't show rating of my app [duplicate]

I have an app that has 23 ratings and 4,5 stars but if you search for the app they don't appear. If you tap on the app after searching for it, the stars appear but empty. You can only see the stars if ...
1
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1answer
62 views

Apps for tracking iPhone app sales?

Are there any free apps that will track your iPhone app sales? Many have now gone to paid.
2
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1answer
172 views

Do App Names with Special Characters Effect their Visibility in the App Store?

I plan to release an app with an accent at the end. This would be my first iPhone app in the app store so I'm sort of new to this. Do special characters in its title the hinder the chances of my app ...
1
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2answers
245 views

Can't register new App ID

I'm trying to register a new App ID inside iTunes connect web site, but when I've filled out the details and hit continue, it just comes up "Loading" and stays like that, any ideas?
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1answer
728 views

App was rejected for use of protected 3rd party material

My app has been rejected due to 3rd party material clause: 8.5: Use of protected 3rd party material (trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, otherwise proprietary content) requires a documented ...
9
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1answer
300 views

What happens if I upload an incomplete app on the App Store?

I am in the process of creating an iPhone app. Someone, very recently, stole all my app files and I'm afraid if that person will submit my app before I do. Can I upload my app, without the major ...
2
votes
2answers
579 views

Uploading app to app-store with same name for another developer id

Let me explain clearly, I have developed an application and created an app in the app-store with an apple developer id. But, not uploaded the binary version. Now I need to upload the app with ...
0
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1answer
71 views

iTunes Connect closed this holiday?

iTunes Connect was closed for a week last year around the christmas holidays. Does anyone know if there will be a similar period of time where iTunes Connect is closed this year?
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0answers
126 views

Will external subscription app be rejected

So I have an app that provides an interface for a website, and the PRO version of the website is $5/month. Will apple reject my app if there is an app and website, and the app asks for the credit card ...
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0answers
76 views

Gifting my own app to iTunes Store users in other countries

I am the author of an app on the iOS App Store. How can I give away free copies of my app to people in other countries? I tried to use the gifting option but it says "gift redeemable in Canadian store ...
2
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1answer
447 views

App submission response: “Post-dated Code Signature”

I uploaded my app yesterday. Its status turned to "Waiting for Review" from "Upload Received" today, but I have also received this e-mail: Dear developer, We have discovered one or more ...
1
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1answer
875 views

Do iTunes Connect sales chart show updates as well as new downloads?

Just curious, does the sales chart in iTunes Connect combine the stats from updates and new downloads?
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1answer
34 views

Docs needed to read before submitting app to App Store

What are the documents one has to read before submitting an app to the App Store? I guess these are the two: App review guidelines iOS human interface guidelines Are there others?
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2answers
217 views

Does the Apple app store allow apps that act like “mini app” stores?

I'd like to develop/publish an app that lets other make "mini apps" and provide them within the main app. I've read before that Apple discourages apps that 'replicate the function of the app store'. ...
1
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1answer
79 views

When I update my app, does it need to be re-approved?

If I have an app on the app store and I want to update it, does it need to go through the approval process again every time I update it?
7
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1answer
2k views

In-App Purchases - How can I know who did the charge-back?

App purchases and in-app purchases can be cancelled with charge-back if you send a message to iTunes Store Support within a time frame of a few days and provide them a good reason. I'd like to know ...
1
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2answers
797 views

Can I keep track of one specific app's sales from someone else's iTunes Connect page?

I'm an iOS developer, and I just found a publisher for my app - they will sell the app with their own iTunes Connect account. I have my own iTunes Connect account as well, and I'd like to keep track ...
2
votes
1answer
629 views

Where do I go for help when purchasing an iOS developer program and the payment is refused?

I am trying to buy paid membership for one year to the iOS developer program, but I could not complete the activation step. I have a gold visa credit card and I tried to use it to buy the program. ...
2
votes
1answer
174 views

What part of Apple's review process might lead to them reject apps with not-complete features?

Will Apple decline an app from the App Store if a test feature is in place? I've looked over the generic App review guidelines but don't know how or where the line is drawn. For an example specific ...
14
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2answers
3k views

How to report app store rule violations?

Is there a link or somewhere to report App Store rule violations? Specifically, when an app is using Push Notifications to send you advertisements/promotions, despite this being explicitly against ...
0
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1answer
178 views

Submitting to the appstore: Once an app is reviewed by Apple, does it automatically go live on the app store?

I'm not a developer yet but need a quick answer to this question. I know when submitting an iPhone App to the App Store, Apple is reviewing the App precisely. I wonder how this works. Lets say the ...
2
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1answer
736 views

Requirement when submitting app to Apple

When I try to set up the app in Apple iTunes Connect to submit my app, I was asked to provide the support url. Can I use my blog website for this?
2
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2answers
3k views

Why is the Amazon iOS App allowed by Apple?

Today a customer asked me how it comes that there is an iOS app for purchasing from Amazon while this seems to violate Apple's App Store review purchasing guidelines (Apple Developer login needed). I ...
1
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1answer
284 views

Can each application have a separate merchant account?

I work for a software company that is just starting to develop for the iPhone and we have a few clients that each want their own app developing and adding to the Market to sell. My question... is it ...
1
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3answers
934 views

iTunes Connect: Can I have one bank account for every currency I receive?

As I understand it, Apple does not do currency exchanges when they pay the app developers, they just forward the 70% share in the currency the customers bought it. So, if an app is available in ...
3
votes
1answer
571 views

How can I publish apps under my own name if I'm under 18? [duplicate]

In order to sign up for a developer account, I'll need my parents credit card. However, after going through the signup process, my Dad's name shows up because he is the credit card holder. How can I ...
1
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1answer
44 views

Is it allowed to link to a site that contains a link to Facebook?

The iOS and Mac OS AppStore terms are strict on links to outside sources and shops. If I would link from my iOS app to a page which contains a link to Facebook or Twitter, would that violate the ...
0
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1answer
67 views

iTunesConnect iOS app on iPad?

The iTunes connect site has a link for the native app, when you browse from an iOS app. On iPhone the download link works fine, however on iPad it opens the iTunes app (rather than the app store) and ...
2
votes
4answers
4k views

Apple’s enterprise distribution and management for iOS apps

Is there an easy way to distribute same iOS (iPad, iPhone) app to multiple enterprise clients? We develop custom “Enterprise apps” that can be utilized by various clients. These apps get linked ...
1
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4answers
2k views

Ratings and Reviews not showing up for newly released app. Is there a standard delay or is something wrong?

I have an app that's been out for a couple of weeks. Its not exactly selling like hot cakes yet, but I'm pretty sure I've gotten a rating or a review by now. But nothing shows when viewing either in ...