Mark Rickert


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Listening to User Feature Requests

I’ve gotten a lot of positive feedback on my new iOS app aloft. One user emailed me and asked if I could make the weather station screen searchable. I told him “no problem, it’ll be in the next version that ships”.

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Why You Should Internationalize Your Apps

This post originally appeared in Issue #20 of the RubyMotion Dispatch weekly newsletter on March 25, 2014

Internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) of your apps are a great way to reach a wider audience. The App Store is a global marketplace,...

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Every App Developer Should Also Be an iTunes Affiliate

This post originally appeared in Issue #19 of the RubyMotion Dispatch weekly newsletter on March 18, 2014

Are you an iTunes Affiliate? If you write mac or iOS apps you should be! You’re losing out on an additional revenue stream if you don’t...

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To Prompt for App Reviews or Not? That is the Question

This post originally appeared in Issue #18 of the RubyMotion Dispatch weekly newsletter on March 11, 2014

There’s a huge controversy over whether or not you should prompt users to rate your app after a certain number of uses or a predetermined...

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