Frequently Asked Questions

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What you need to know

An app is a short name for application. Apps are created for multipurpose: games, books, restaurant menus, news, and various other utility apps. Appovus software allows you to build an app for various purposes and allows you to share it with your friends. Best part it involves no prior coding knowledge.
Appovus offers you the easiest and fastest way to make an app. You just need to click on >> Get Started Now << on the homepage of the Appovus website.
Any person in the world can use our app maker.
Anyone who can surf the web, anyone who wants to create an app for self or for their business.

Creating/Updating/Deleting your App

You can delete your app(s) in >> My App Area << and click on the trash icon.
Login into your Appovus account then go to your dashboard. Click on your app. You are then able to start editing/updating/modifying your app. Once done then click on the save & finish button. The changes will reflect on your app instantly, you just have to close the app and reopen it.
Both options are available, if you want to upload your own image then you can upload it as app icon/background/splash.
You can use our appointment feature available in the form builder to take appointments from your app.
You can send us your requirement specification and we will send you a quote and time frame to get that custom app completed.
Yes. You can achieve this by changing the navigation layout from matrix to list view.
Please try uninstalling the app and then install again, hopefully this will refresh your app.
Please try uninstalling the app and then install again, hopefully this will refresh your app.
Yes. You can use the login page to restrict access of your app to only registered users. When added, the login page by default becomes the first page of the app.

Publishing your App

Now you have to wait for approval or disapproval of your app. Once approved we will upload your app on the respective app store as per your plan under your developer account. Note: For iOS, we will publish your app under your Developer Account account.
Our team carefully reviews each app before it gets submitted to the marketplace. After evaluating your app, we will let you know whether your app is approved or disapproved. If we feel that your app needs some improvement for any reason, we will provide you with issue and recommendation on what to improve regarding additional features/pages you should add.
Free plan only allows you to design your app. To publish it on Google Play & iTunes you need to subscribe to one of our paid publishing plans.
From the day you provide your developer account details in the Go-Live Area. Google Play: 1-2 Days, iTunes: 10-15 Days, Windows App Store: 7-10 Days, Amazon App World: 4-7 Days.

Appovus Publishing Plans

If you are registered under basic, gold or platinum, cancelling or stopping your payments will lead to disabling your app for new as well as existing users. There is no such as lock-in period.
In My Apps Area click on the My Plan button and upgrade to the plan that best suits your requirements.
* Edit / Update / Revise your app on a regular basis using our app builder. * Appovus experienced team of developers ensures your app is live on iTunes. * Enable push notifications. * App analytic with google analytics.
You can only create your app once and after creation it cannot be edited.
Check out our pricing plans on our website.

Introduction to Appovus App Design

Process is very simple and has only 4 steps, so it would take hardly 4-5 minutes to complete the process for building an app.
There is no limit set for making apps, either free or paid users.
Currently we are supporting iOS and Android based phones & tablets and soon launching support for windows 8 based phones.
No, for building an App using Appovus, you don’t need to know any programming or any coding skills.
Combination of HTML5, CSS3 & JavaScripts, these are then coupled with a HTML5 to a mobile framework like Phonegap. With the help of its API's it connects with a native API of operating systems on mobile devices and thereby acting as an interface between the HTML5 app & native phone API. Appovus builder platform is connected with all the apps created using our platform proprietary rest API’S that enables our users to update their apps on the fly as well as send push notification.
Appovus delivers a rich user interface for a mobile application by using HTML5 with JavaScript & CSS. Using PhoneGAP API the interface can be created with JavaScript component libraries that render interactive user interface widgets using HTML5 elements. Device specific functionalities such as camera access, geolocation, and accelerometer readings are exposed through a JavaScript API.
*Apps can be designed for free * Create an app in minutes * No coding skills required * App revisions / updates are real time * Send push notifications * App publishers get real-time app analytics * Share app with friends

Add Multimedia Pages

On your app page, add the video page in your main app area, type the name of your channel that you wish to Integrate and hit preview, once the videos of your channel are loaded on the app then click save / update button.
On the app page, add the sound page in your main app area, type in your BeatPort’s playlist name followed by BeatPort’s label URL that you wish to Integrate, select the album of your choice from the selected label and then hit the update URL button, once the album picture is fully loaded on the app, you can click on the picture and listen to the songs by pressing the play button, If all is as per you choice then click the save / update button
Yes you can, to enable this feature go to your app page, add the Pocket Tools feature in your main app area, select the camera plugin and then enter name of this feature and you are good to go, this feature allows you to take pictures and share them on Twitter and Facebook.
Yes you can, to enable this feature go to your app page, add the Pocket Tools page in your main app area, select the location plugin and then enter name of this feature and you are good to go. This feature allows you to ascertain your location via mobile GPS with an option to share your location on Twitter and Facebook.
On the app page, add the sound page in your main app area, type in your radio station name followed by Radio PLS URL that you wish to Integrate, and then click on preview to load the player to play your radio station, if all is as per you choice then click save / update button.
You can simply upload your pdf selecting the e-reader feature. Add the Website page in your main app area, enter the URL of your PDF file and then review to ensure the pdf opens correctly and save this to activate this feature. The same could be accomplished using the service page.
Yes you can play your Podcast in your app by linking the Media Rss file of your Podcast by simply adding your media RSS URL and adding a name to your podcast and then preview the same to see if all is working.
Yes you can, to enable this feature go to your app page, add the M-Commerce page in your main app area followed by adding your business name this will add the M-Commerce to your app. However you still need to add configuration settings and product cataloguing through your my app area.
Yes you can, to enable this feature go to your app page and select the pocket tool. Add the Scanner page in your main app area followed by adding your scanner name this will add the bar code scanner to your app.

Add Social Pages

On your app page, add the Twitter feature in your main app area, type in your Twitter username that you wish to Integrate and hit preview, once your Twitter feed is fully loaded on the app then click the save / update button.
On your app page, add the Facebook feature in your main app area, type in your Facebook username that you wish to Integrate and hit preview, cnce your Facebook timeline is fully loaded on the app then click the save / update button.
You can achieve this by adding the share feature in your app dashboard.
On the app page, add the blog feature in your main app area, select your blog type i.e. WordPress, Blogger or Feedburner then type in the blog URL that you wish to Integrate and hit preview, once the mobile version of your blog is fully loaded on the app then click save / update button.
This mostly happens if your Facebook page is a private page, so the best way to investigate this is by sign out from your Facebook account, now try opening the Facebook page of your favourite browser, if your page doesn’t open and you get redirected to Facebook login page, this means your page is private and Facebook API does not allow access to private pages. To solve the above issue, you need to change your Facebook page settings so it’s a public page and accessible even when you are logged out of your Facebook account. But for some reason if your page is accessible publically and you are still getting the above error then please share your Facebook page URL with us on so we can get this investigated.
To create a QR code for your app add the QR code feature in your app area. Fill in all the information that you require to be part of the QR code and then click generate QR code, this will generate the QR code in the app preview.

Going Live With Your Apps

Google Play Developer account will cost you $25 (one time), Apple iTunes Developer account will cost you $99/year and Windows Developer account will cost you $19/year. These prices can vary as per their respective policies.
You can either sell your app for a price or give It away for free!
Yes, our Platinum Plan is 100% white labelled for details visit http://www.appovus.com/pricing/
No one in the world can guarantee that but we have a success rate of 99% on Google Play & 90% on iTunes and our technicians try their level best to get the app approved.
Apple’s approval policies for the App Store for new apps are very strict. Following are the steps that you should take if your app has been rejected: Try to add more app pages in your app. The more pages you have the better are the chances of your approval, try to add social pages in your app like Facebook, Twitter etc. in your app, try to add a video page and link your YouTube videos to the app, try to add an audio page and link your SoundCloud or BeatPort music albums to the app, try to add a photo gallery to your app, try to use Interactive pages like Blog & Reviews, try to explain services you offer in detail, try to use Geolocation and camera pages in your app. * The idea here is to create and manage as many pages as possible so the app reviewers are amazed by the functionality you are offering to the end user. Once you have made the above changes (added a few more pages), then we will resubmit your app for review and hopefully this time your app will be approved and available on the App Store for download/purchase.
In your my apps area click on the go live button of the app you would like to go live with by providing details of whether you would like to offer your app for free or paid along with your Google Play Developer Account & Apple Developer Account login details. Our technicians will use this Information and get your app live on Google Play & iTunes. Once live you will get an alert on your registered email address confirming that your app is now available for download on Google Play & iTunes.
Yes you can. In your my apps area click on the preview button of the app you would like to use as your mobile website. Copy the code available in the text box and paste into your regular website between . Once successfully implemented this will cause users accessing your regular website via their mobile device which will be redirected to your app which will now act as your mobile website.
Follow the link : https://developer.apple.com/programs/ 1. Click on enroll and follow the instructions