Thursday, January 14, 2010

Creating easy-to-read links to the App Store for your applications and company

Apple has published a Technical Q&A detailing how to form human friendly iTunes links for iPhone apps. By default, if you use the "Copy Link" menu option in the App Store, you'll find a URL like on your clipboard. It's not too bad, but Apple also allows some friendlier URL formats.

You links to your app using your company name and app name, such as, as well as direct app links like Links to the "artist" page for your company are similar:

The Q&A has more info on allowed characters and what happens when apps share similar names (like

No comments: