How to submit software
to download sites is the first step to promote software. There are thousands of shareware download sites online and developers can bring large exposure to their product by submitting software to these sites. For new personal software developers, they may not familiar to this job.
Generally speaking, there are three ways to submit software. First, you can submit software
to the download sites one by one depend on yourself. You are sure to spend plenty of time on it because most of the download sites require username, password and even verification code or security code. You have to register first and record all the registration information, and then you need to login on for your submission. Just imagine how many times you have to do the same thing, open a website, fill in the username, password, and submit your software.
Besides, submitting software manually also require you to create PAD files which contains the software name, specification, file size and download link as well as other relevant information related to the application, in the PAD format. This is also a boring task. In short, manually submiting software is out-of-date for modern software promotion
The second way is nearly the same with the first one.
That is you can hire a team to help you finish the submission work. All the work is the same with the above, except that one persons work is done by ten or more. Obviously you have to money for your team and your profit maybe seriously reduced.
Compared with the above two, the third way is much more efficient. You can use a software submission
tool to help you. The professional submission software can help you submit PAD files to a large number of shareware sites automatically in less than hour. It can generate the PAD files in the standard form and provide the FTP client program to facilitate the upload of the newest PAD files to your own server.
Using this submission software
may cost some money, but its undoubtedly money for value product you must have. Or, you are out in this industry.