• App Store New Requirement - App Privacy Questions

    Overview On November 5, 2020, Apple announced a new requirement to submit new apps and app updates to the App Store, effective starting December 8, 2020. The new guideline requires all apps to submit responses to App Privacy questions, which will ...

  • iOS Apps on the Mac App Store

    Overview Apple announced that they are bringing iPhone and iPad apps to the Mac App Store on Apple silicon Macs, meaning that the apps will be published automatically on the Mac App Store. However, because BiznessApps applications rely heavily on ...

  • Deselecting Apple's IDFA Option on App Store Connect

    Overview While checking your app's settings on the App Store Connect Portal, you see a question regarding the use of IDFA by your app. This article explains why you should not select this IDFA option and how you can do that.  Note: Apple’s identif...

  • Checking account takes you back to previous step while publishing iOS

    Overview You tried to publish your iOS app on the CSM side, but you were not able to proceed with all the steps as you couldn't get past the 'Checking account' phase. This article explains why this might happen and how you can work around it. Dia...

  • Changing the iOS App category

    Overview You observed that your iOS app is listed as a category other than you expected. This article shows how you can change the category for your Apple app by updating your iOS app's information on the Publish menu of the CMS platform. Diagnos...

  • Deleting an app from the iOS Uploads Pipeline

    Overview After you submit your iOS application for publishing via the Client Panel CMS, it goes into our iOS Upload Pipeline. You might want to delete or stop the publication process of the app to make modifications or changes before it's publishe...

  • Submit button disabled in the Last iOS Publishing Process Step

    Overview You noticed that the submit button is disabled in the last step of your iOS publishing process on the CMS side, even though all the required fields are populated with a value. This article explains why this occurs and how you can fix your...

  • Manually Submit my iOS app with this appcode and these credentials to Apple Store

    Overview You have created or updated an iOS application using our CMS, but aren't sure how to proceed with the submission/publishing process to make your app available for end customers. This can happen because: 1) You aren't sure how to submit it...

  • Checking the Publish Status for my iOS App

    Overview You submitted your iOS app on the CMS platform and wanted to check if the app went through our app review process and thus got submitted onto the Apple Store.  This article provides you with a form you have to complete to request a status...

  • 'You currently don't have access to this membership resource.' Error Upon Generating an iOS Certificate

    Overview You received an error "You currently don't have access to this membership resource. To resolve this issue" while push publishing/generating an iOS push notification certificate. This can be resolved by accepting the Apple License Agreemen...

  • iOS Fee Agreement when Republishing an Unpublished App

    Overview During the republishing of an unpublished iOS app, you may receive a message related to a resubmission or first-time iOS submission fee. This article explains why this message is received and how to not be charged.  Back to top Diagnosis...

  • Creating a Test iOS App in the App Store (TestFlight)

    Overview Apple allows beta testing with TestFlight to enable developers to send an app to the store for testing without putting it out for general release to the public until it has been thoroughly tested. This article informs you that this is not...

  • Adding BiznessApps as a Team Member in the App Store Connect

    Overview Adding the BiznessApps Team as a Member in the App Store allows us to check and publish an iOS app on your behalf.  This article explains when you might need to do that and how you can do this by adding the iosuploads101@gmail.com email a...

  • Publishing your iOS App

    Overview You need to publish your iOS app to the App Store so that your clients can access it. After you finish building and customizing the desired features of your app, the next step is publishing. Publishing your app is submitting it for review...

  • Apple App Review Guidelines

    Overview This article focuses on the review process of Apple before publishing an iOS app. It will help you understand the differences between a good and a bad app and it will also assist you in identifying the Go/No-Go guidelines.  Introduction ...

  • Requesting an Expedited Review Process with Apple

    Overview There may be instances you may need to expedite an Apple review for a submitted iOS application. BiznessApps is not able to expedite Apple's review process as this needs to be done by the developer directly with Apple. Only once we have c...

  • iOS Distribution Certificate Expires in 30 Days

    Overview   You received a notification about your iOS Distribution Certificate which will no longer be valid in 30 days. This article explains why this happens and what you can do about it. Diagnosis You received the following alert/warning:  You...

  • Using the Screenshot Tool

    Overview Taking the right screenshots can be a bit daunting especially when the correct image resolution has to be used depending on the device. The screenshots are used in the App Store to provide visual images to the end-user so they can see fea...

  • Removing Your Apps From Unneeded Countries App Stores

    Overview This article outlines to remove your iOS and Android apps from territories your business does not operate in. In most cases, your businesses do not need to be available globally on the App Store. For example, if your application is for a ...

  • Changing the Price of an App

    Overview You can adjust the price of your app at any time through your App Store Connect and Google Developer accounts. Setting a price for your app means that users will need to pay to download your app from the respective store. This article pro...

  • Email about Loss of Keychain Access and APK Security Alert

    Overview This article provides information on what to do when a developer receives an email regarding the Loss of Keychain access and APK security alert. This article applies to Apple and Android apps. Diagnosis You received the following message...

  • App Store Optimization (ASO) - Making the App More Visible in the App Store

    Overview App discovery is challenging, and it’s important to leverage the fact that search is the most common way apps are discovered. This article discusses how to make apps more visible in Apple's App Store. Solution Kindly refer to the followi...

  • Tips on Getting Your App Approved by Apple

    Overview This article can provide you with useful tips/recommendations about how to get your app approved by Apple. This information is based on experience retrieved from feedback received during various iOS app publishes. Information Apple appro...