Crossing One Million Downloads: Lessons learned from an “indie” app developer.

A Milli’ As you can see in this graph, It took a bit of fumbling around to figure out how to get more people downloading, but now the graph is trending on “Fleek.”

First, some back-story.

I can’t code, can I make apps?

The World’s first Face Rating App, Vanity.

Free Press coverage.

Lessons learned:

What’s Next ?

You know what’s cool? A Billion Downloads!

Zupa! My most recent app. (Not included in total download numbers)

Resources for app development.

Aka “The Dessert.”




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Tav Shande

Tav Shande

Artist, Designer, & Entrepreneur.

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