How To Publish Android App On Playstore

Create a Google Developer Account: Go to the Google Play Console website (https://play.google.com/console) and sign in using your Google account. Follow the instructions to create a developer account and pay the one-time registration fee.
June 5, 2023

Satish Patel

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Prerequisites:

Create a Google Developer Account: Go to the Google Play Console website (https://play.google.com/console) and sign in using your Google account. Follow the instructions to create a developer account and pay the one-time registration fee.
Prepare your app: Ensure that your app meets the Google Play Store’s policies and guidelines. Test your app thoroughly, fix any bugs, and optimize its performance.

App Bundle

  • Build your app: Use your preferred integrated development environment (IDE) such as Android Studio to build your Android app.
  • Change Build Variants to Release
  • Sign the APK: Generate a signed APK or App Bundle by signing it with a digital certificate. This ensures the authenticity and integrity of your app.
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Prepare necessary assets: Gather the required app assets like screenshots, promotional graphics, feature graphics, and app icon.

Create a New Application

  • Access the Google Play Console: Visit the Google Play Console website (https://play.google.com/console) and sign in using your developer account.
  • Click on “Create App”: Provide a title for your app and select the default language.
  • Fill in the app details: Enter the necessary information such as the app’s description, category, contact details, and privacy policy link.
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Upload APK

  • Fill in the release details: Provide release notes, select a release name, and choose the appropriate rollout options (immediate or staged release).
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  • Upload your APK Or Bundle: In the “App releases” section of the Play Console, click on “Production”. Upload your signed APK or Bundle file.
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Store Listing and Assets:

  • Complete the Store Listing: Click On “Store presence” Fill in the app’s title, short and long descriptions, screenshots, feature graphics, and other required information. This helps users understand your app better.
  • Provide Categorization and Targeting: Select appropriate categories, content rating, and target audience for your app.
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Pricing and Distribution:

  • Set your app’s price: Choose whether your app will be free or paid. If paid, specify the price and the available countries.
  • Select distribution options: Decide whether your app will be available to all users or limited to specific countries.
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Review and Publishing Overview:

  • Review your app’s content and settings: Double-check all the information provided, ensure compliance with the Google Play policies, and review the content rating questionnaire.
  • Publish your app: Once you are ready, click on the “Publish app” button. Your app will go through a review process by Google to ensure it meets all the guidelines.
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App Release For Testing:

  • Testing App using Play store:You can release your application from playstore for Internal testing, close testing and open testing.
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App Release and Updates:

  • Manage app updates: After your app is published, you can release updates through the Play Console. Upload the updated APK or Bundle, update the app details, and submit for review.

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