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The open source, pay-what-you-want app store from elementary

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Get In Front of Users

  • New apps get featured with a large, branded banner. Plus, trending and recently-updated apps are featured on the front page.
  • Define your app's keywords, categories, and subcategories to help people find it.
  • With built-in social media sharing and app URLs, users can easily share your app right from AppCenter.
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Monetize and Publish with Familiar Tools


  • Fast, easy, pay-what-you-want downloads.
  • Stripe Connect ensures simplicity, security, and compliance.
  • No enrollment fees or subscription costs.
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  • Link Git repos to watch in AppCenter Dashboard.
  • Keep issue tracking & release management where you're familiar.
  • Track review feedback with GitHub Pull Requests.
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