While more than 25% of apps on Apple's iOS platform makes and average earning of over $5000 per month, you can be one of them. And then if you entering into the competition you will be ONE in 1.5 million other apps in iOS platform and around 1.6 million apps with Google Play.
Here we present 5 alternative app stores you can consider to sell you apps.
1: Aamazon Playground
Its Amazons place so the platform will work best for apps on Amazon Fire tablets, Android, Blackberry 10 devices with the Amazon Underground app installed. If you are providing app with no download fees and in-app fees Amazon Playground will pay according to how much time is spent by users on the apps. Amazon Underground also offers free feature drawing attention of more customer while the developers remain centered on customer's experience. No payment for users but from Amazon.
With more tha 70K apps on its showcase, GetJar offers distribution at no cost. You can easily reach up to 2,300 phones and with download rate of more than three million per day. Company’s founder Ilia Laurs puts in that the incredible feature of his company is that it offers distribution on a huge level. Surf around and find more than 70K apps built on the platform that user of Java ME, Blackberry, Android, Windows Mobile and Symbian. Submission is simple as well as approval.
With AppBrain, applications from GooglePlay store there is a payment for every downloads for Android applications and their developers. An application is added to their list by means of Google Play, free get to is offered to AppLift SDK. This way you get analytics on your apps that can be used to show advertisers. The platform also recommends actions as you come across flaws in your app. At present there are over 50,000 people that use SDK in order to monetize their apps.
4: Opera Mobile Store
With more than 300K mobiles apps and 7.5K phones including BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Android, and iOS, Opera Mobile Stores sells the apps in more than 180 countries to over 105,00,000 visitors each month, and 2,000,000 apps are downloaded every single day.
App registration is free and there is no need to remove any inapp download. Developers receive 70 percent royalties from their apps on BlackBerry, Symbian, and Android after taxes and transaction costs are deducted. For Java, the split is 50/50.
Amazon wants Android, Fire TV and web apps for its store. In cae of Amazon, developers get 70 percent of sales whether the apps be free of cost or cost money. Amazon also provide exposure to more than ten of millions of Amazon customers and over 200 nations. In case you choose to submit your app for marketing consideration and it get accepted then Amazon is going to promote it for you via social media channels.
So, if you desire to get more money by selling apps and get rejected by the bigger app markets, don’t lose hope. There are many marketplaces for selling apps with very huge customers. This is a sure-shot to enhance your revenue and gain new customers in various markets.
By Shristi Baral →