How to build a mobile app in 3 steps?
 
 
Here's a step-by-step guide for building a native app on choicely.com
* Create an app on choicely.com
* Add your core functionalities
* Publish your app on App Store & Google Play
 
STEP 1
Go to choicely.com, go to "studio" and click “create app”, setup your app name and click “create”.
You can also select an app template to get started faster.

Currently this is a manual step for a little while longer, to get your app setup now, contact Choicely team on Choicely.com

Read more on:
- How to set up a brand account & admins
 
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STEP 2
Create a bottom navigation of 1-5 menu items with names & icons of each core feature. Set navigation of each feature to open the desired functionality (for example a feed / web view / article / other functionality )

Read more on:
- How to create menus & feeds
 
 
STEP 3
Create an App Store account for your business here:
https://developer.apple.com/enroll
Create a Google Play account for your business here:
https://play.google.com/apps/publish/signup/
Read more:
- how to create an App Store developer account
- how to create an Google Play developer account
 
YOU'RE DONE!
 
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How to set up a Google Play developer account

How to set up a Google Play developer account
Choicely Guide
Here's a step-by-step guide for setting up your Google Play developer account
To set up your Google Play account:
1. Go to https://play.google.com/apps/publish/signup/
2. Fill out the form, and click “Create account and pay”.
STEP 1
* Go to https://play.google.com/apps/publish/signup/
* Select the Google Play Developer distribution agreement check-box to acknowledge your agreement, and click Continue to payment to pay the one-time $25 fee.
* Enter your payment information, and click Accept and continue.
* You will receive an email from Google notifying you when your account is ready to be activated.
* Activate your account.
 

How to set up an Apple Store developer account

How to set up an Apple Store developer account
Choicely Guide
Here's a step-by-step guide for setting up your App Store developer account
* Get DUNS (International business ID) here: https://www.bisnode.fi/duns/
* Go to https://developer.apple.com/enroll
* Fill in your business information
* Pay the $99 annual fee & activate the account
STEP 1
DUNS number is an international business ID required by Apple in the enrolment process. In some countries you can get the DUNS number from an online database, and in some countries you need to request a DUNS number. This can take 2-14 business days.

DUNS number is an international business ID required by Apple in the enrolment process. In some countries you can get the DUNS number from an online database, and in some countries you need to request a DUNS number. This can take 2-14 business days.
STEP 2
Go to https://developer.apple.com/enroll and fill in your business information, including the DUNS number. Select “Organisation” as the account type (not personal). Pay the $99 annual fee to activate your account. There can be a 2-5 business days delay in the account activation process, and Apple personnel may contact you to verify you as a person who has the rights to create the business account for your business.
STEP 3
Create Apple Developer Account

Go to https://developer.apple.com/enroll and fill in your business information, including the DUNS number. Select “Organisation” as the account type (not personal). Pay the $99 annual fee to activate your account. There can be a 2-5 business days delay in the account activation process, and Apple personnel may contact you to verify you as a person who has the rights to create the business account for your business.

Go to “Agreements” section in the developer account and agree with the App Store’s agreements. If you will use in-app purchases in your app, also agree the “Paid apps” agreement and add your banking information in the account. 

Finally, you may need to invite a developer with admin rights to your account, if you need assistance in launching your iOS app.
YOU'RE DONE!
You have just created an App Store developer account for publishing your app. Now contact Choicely team to handle the publishing for you! 

For more information, check out the other Choicely articles to learn more details how to create & manage native apps.

Choicely platform will soon provide the self-service tools also for the app publishing.

How to set up a business account & admins

How to set up a business account & admins
Choicely Guide
Here's a step-by-step guide for setting up your business account & adding your team members as administrators
* Go to choicely.com and click “studio” in the top tab
* Click “Create Brand Page” under brands in the left menu
* Add usernames under “Brand Administrators” and click “Save”
STEP 1
Create a profile on www.choicely.com
* Go to www.choicely.com and click “Studio” in the top bar
* Register with email or social login
STEP 2
Create a Brand page for your business
* Click “Create Brand Page” under brands in the left menu
* Add your brand name, brand logo and the short address www.choicely.com/brandname
* Click “Create”
STEP 3
Enable team work by adding your team members as brand administrators
* Ask your team members to sign up and get their usernames
* Add usernames under “Brand Administrators” and click “Save”
* Your team members will now see your brand in the left menu. They may need to refresh their browsers if they’re already in studio.choicely.com
YOU'RE DONE!
You have just created a brand account for you and your team members. Now you’re ready to create an app!