Hey David, thanks for comment! You’re right, I am talking about most consumer-facing apps whose main goal it is to scale big and fast!
I have to say, personally I don’t know anyone who does external research into whether to download a $0.99 app. Can you give me some examples of apps in a niche that operate like this? I’d be interested to know!
I’d love for Apple to offer that free trial to apps too, it just makes sense for how consumers make purchase decisions these days, and would help developers enormously.
Hopefully Apple lifts this barrier soon!