This article will cover steps to prep your developer account for your app submission. Let’s get started:
Follow the steps below to create a new app in your developer account:
You have now created a new app in your App Store Connect account. You will be directed to the inflight screen where all the information related to your app can be submitted.
This screen covers important information of your app that will be displayed on your app store listing, whenever the app goes live. Click on the Prepare for Submission button on the left menu. Here, you can submit information that is required for app submission. This is segmented into the following sections:
Submit the following information pertaining to your app version:
We recommend taking screenshots from your app of screens that display important features, products, blogs or pages.
You are required to submit 4 screenshots each for both iPhone 6.5″ display and iPhone 5.5″ display. The details are as follows:
Only required for apps supporting Apple Watch.
A build of your app can be found here as soon as you upload it on your App Store Connect account via the Transporter App. Uploading the app should be done once the developer account is set up. If you have already uploaded your app, select the app build by:
It can take up to 15 minutes for the + sign to appear after uploading your app build.
Enter the general information about your mobile app:
Enable this toggle for your app to be available in the App Store Game Center and to enable multiplayer.
You can disable this option if you do not have a gaming app.
Submit the following app information for the app review team:
The app version can be automatically released right after it has been approved by App Review. You can also manually release it at a later date on the App Store Connect website. You get the following options to schedule your app release.
We recommend going with the “Automatically release this version” option.
In your App Store Connect account, navigate to the App Information section from the side menu, under the General category. This section will walk you through the process of submitting more information about your mobile app. This information is used for all platforms of this app. Any changes will be released with your next app version.
Finally, click on the Save button in the top-right of the window to save your work. Now proceed to the next section.
You can define the pricing and demographic availability of your app in this section. Click on the Pricing and Availability button on the left menu.
The following sections appear on the Pricing and Availability screen:
Select the distribution model for your app on the App Store. The available options are:
Finally, click on the Save button on the top right and save your settings.