Publishing an App on F-Droid

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I made some small apps for Android and I wanted to distribute them. I also care a lot about software freedom, so F-Droid is the best place for me to publish my apps. Disclaimer! You are not able to s
I made some small apps for Android and I wanted to distribute them. I also care a lot about software freedom, so F-Droid is the best place for me to publish my apps.

Disclaimer! You are not able to sell your app on F-Droid. If you want to make money with it, you would need to allow users to pay through another method. Please see this StackExchange question if you're interested in monetization.

What's F-Droid?

F-Droid is an alternative for the Play Store and other Android stores focused on software freedom and privacy.

The biggest difference is that F-Droid only allows Free and Open Source (FOSS) software. F-Droid also respects your privacy and discourages application which do not.

In an age where privacy and software freedom matters most, F-Droid is the perfect replacement for other Android stores.

Why publish on F-Droid?

F-Droid is a great way of distributing your FOSS Android application. It makes it very easy for your users to install your app and keep it up to date, without requiring them to side-load it.

There is also a…
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