Apple's widened ban on templated apps is wiping small businesses from the App Store ollowing its Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple released updated App Store guidelines that included a new rule…techcrunch.com This will be a big deal for places like Chupamobil who sell templates. None of my personal published apps are based on a paid template, so I hope it won’t impact them. I do have templates for multiple apps (for example Vampires, Pirates, Ninjas). However, I didn’t buy them from anyone, I created them. In the case of my Android dating app, I was selling it as a template many years ago, but no one buys it anymore.