iPhone App - how to make money?

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You must hear about some people are making money (a lot of money) from the iPhone Apps. Learning to develop a new iPhone app is not an easy task, especially if you don't know how to code. Don't worry, there are experienced iPhone developers do not know how to code but earning great money, continue the reading to learn more.

Step 1 - Come up with an idea

Don't worry about how your idea works or how the iPhone app will be coded - just find an idea that you are passionate and really believe in. If you cannot come up with anything, make a concious effort to consider what kinds of things you will need to improve your life.

Step 2 - Plan exactly how your iPhone app works

After you have your idea, map it out with a chart or flow map. What screens and button will you have? Where will they link to? There is a lot to it, but drawing it out will help you understand exactly how it works, as well as give you the perspective of someone who just bought your application.

Step 3 - Code your iPhone app

Acutally you don't need to learn about coding in order to get your app created! There are many places where you can find people who specialize in developing iPhone apps, idea is critical. Just google "iPhone Developer" and you will find a lot of companies advertising their services. Also, you may use resources like Elance to find developers help you build your iPhone app.

Step 4 - Protect your iPhone app idea

You should protect your idea by briefly describling your apps idea, without going into detail, then sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) with your developer Once the NDA is signed, they will agree to not steal your idea and you have legal documents that will protect you.

Step 5 - Pricing

Depending on the difficulity, getting an iPhone app developed by a third party developer might cost between $500 and $10,000 (or more!) Make sure that when you do come up with an agreed price, make it in writing for everyone to follow. If you find a developer through elance.com, they will do this for you.

Step 6 - Testing

Make sure you can test the application on an easily accessible iPhone before making payments or submitting to Apple. Some developers may try to take advantage of you because you don't know anything about coding, but don't let them do this to you.

Step-by-step guide to make money by creating iPhone App with no experience

iphone apps make money

We were exactly in the same position as you, and understand exactly how you feel. We once came up an idea to create an iPhone application just like you, but we are not clear how to program apps for the Apple iPhone. Since then, we have created over 20 iPhone apps, many of them are ranked top in the app store.

As of 2 Feb 2010, our company, which includes Free The Apps!, Hipposoft, and Moon Apps in the App Store, has published 22 applications and gained over 10 million downloads.

We reached the No.1 application in the Photography and Utilities category with different applications.Our highest overall ranking was the No.3 TOP FREE APPLICATION in the App Store, which generated a total of 101,443 downloads a day. Most importantly -

These Apps are making tons of money

In December 2009, we made $56,366.69 in just Ad revenue. This is money paid by advertisers to place their Ads in our Apps. Easy money.

That's not all. We also earned another $13,479 in App sales from people who have paid anywhere from .99 to $1.99 per App. All together, we had a great earning with over $69,845 in cash. Without a doubt, this is the easiest money that we've ever made.