Basic concepts of Studyx app builder
Building your mobile app with Studyx app builder is as simple as uploading content to a web-site
In details full publishing process can be separated in a few simple steps:
- Select subject and appropriate template
- Upload your content
- Preview application
- Send application to publishing
- Agree with Studyx policy
- Choose publication type
- Select pricing plan if you publish an application under your own name
- Wait for the resuls of moderation
- Make the changes if necessary
- See you application published in all the major stores and Studyx store
- Invite your students
To start building your app you need to specify subject and choose an appropriate template.
When you start typing first letters of a subject name you'll see a list of existing subject names you can choose to fasten your selection. If a subject name is not found, it will be created.
Choose template by using tabs with most popular ones, or switch to full list by clicking FULL TEMPLATE LIST link.
Press Create application button
Building apps is as simple as uploading and arranging content. You can add links to videos from Youtube, upload Microsoft Office documents (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and PDF files.
Before submitting the application, don't forget to upload logo, specify a name and a short description. And also set the price.
When it is necessary, add questions for knowledge control. Amusing activities and smart tests will be created automatically based on your questions.
Access the most important personal and financial information right from the app builder. And update it in just one click.
Generaly you can preview your application in a real smartphone using special app player or in your web browser.
To preview your application in a real smartphone first download the app player from appropriate app store using one of the given links. After launching the app player use your ordinary credentials to sign in and provide additionaly security code you'll get via email after launching the app player.
To preview your application in a browser switch to the second tab by clicking it's header. Application preview in a browser will be available in the next version of app builder.
To send your app to puslishing first state that you own all the necessary rights by checking the checkbox under the phone preview.
Save button will change to Publish - click it to send your app to publishing.
When you send your first app to publishing you'll need to accept Studyx app builder offer. Read the text of the offer, check the checkbox and click the Accept button.
After completing your app you need to select how you want it to be published - under Studyx brand or under your own.
As publishing under Studyx brand offers you numerous advantages from free platform usage to all-round app promotion this option is granted only to the best apps. That is why selecting publication under Studyx brand you'll need to pass additional Studyx quality control and make changes to your app if it is necessary.
When publishing under your own name you don't need to pass additional Studyx quality control, but you need to register your own publisher account for each desired mobile platform (iOS, Android, Windows), and also pay for using Studyx platfrom making your application work.
When you publish your application under your own name you need to pay for using Studyx platform as a service provider making your application work.
You can choose a personal author plan or the one more suited for companies. Being an "author" you are limited by the number of users that can simultaneously use your app - like the number of your students, for example. Being a company, you are limited by the amount of resources you can use measured in number of API requests you are allowed to perform.
After selecting publication type wait for the results of moderation.
After moderation you will get a detailed report. Make changes in your application if it is necessary. You will be able to switch to the application by clicking Make changes button.
While editing your application you can always switch to detailed moderation report by clicking Moderation notes button showing you also the number of moderation issues.
When all moderation issues are succesfully solved you will see your application published in all the major app stores and Studyx app store.
Finally, invite your students to become the first users of your app!