How to Write and Sell Software: e-book

“How to Write Software for Sale” is a Kindle book that describes what has to be done to write and sell an app or software. It’s available from Amazon UK or Amazon USA and world.

The book covers:

Increasing Your Chances of Success

Planning the Project

Market research, goals, the right product
Different markets, users and types of software

Devices and platforms

Development software and programming languages
Platforms: PC/Windows, Apple Mac, web services
Mobile Devices: Apple, Android, Windows Mobile

Functional Design

How to go about the design, functional specification
Selling an in-house system

Usability and Design

Increasing sales through quality
Things that go wrong
Delivering what the user wants

Program Design and Specification

Modular programming and object orientation
Version control

Testing

How to approach
Alpha and beta tests

Selling and Marketing

Charging and licensing
Marketing methods and pricing
Market segments – your target market
Promoting the product
The selling process
Evaluation methods

The book costs 99p in the UK, $1.43 elsewhere.  Amazon provide a free Kindle reader for PCs and tablets.  Buy from Amazon in the UK or rest of the world.