Among the developers who submitted applications for the app store small Developer program before 10:00 a.m. Pacific time on December 18, the approved email has been received. That is, from January 1, 2021, the revenue generated through paid apps and in app purchases will enjoy a 15% discount
In addition to notifying the developer of the privilege, two situations are mentioned in the email:
1. If the developer's income exceeds US $1 million in 2021, then the income beyond the later period will be charged as standard Commission (30%);
2. If the application transfer is carried out or accepted after December 31, 2020, the developer will lose the benefit of reducing the commission charge.
If you have already obtained the preferential qualification, you need to pay special attention to the time of application transfer to avoid the invalidation of the rights of commission deduction.
Put forward a plan
"Apple's plan for small developers to join the app store on November 18, 2020 is to reduce the total revenue of the app store by 100%.
On December 3, apple officially announced that it would open registration for small businesses and independent developers to reduce their commission. Developers who submit applications for registration of app store small business plan before 10:00 a.m. Pacific time on December 18 will adjust their income from January 1, 2021; users who register after that will adjust their income 15 days after the end of the approved calendar month. Developers who have received the acceptance notice will receive 15% of the revenue from January 1, 2021.
How to apply
The process of applying to join the small Developer program is not complicated. You only need to fill in three parts:
1. Fill in Apple Developer program account holder
2. View and accept payment application agreement
3. List all associated developer accounts
Apple's "app store small developer plan" for developers, while reducing the commission percentage, does not affect developers' access to Apple developers' tools or programs, reducing the pressure on developers. Qualified developers can consider applying as soon as possible