More Ways to Distribute Your Branded App with Mobile Publisher

Mobile Publisher is a powerful tool to help you fully brand and distribute your version of the Salesforce mobile app or Salesforce Lightning Communities. Your app icon, your name, your colors, and—most importantly—your very own listing in Google Play and Apple App store. Now, there are more ways to get your branded app into the hands of your users.
Note

Note

Your organization must license Salesforce Mobile Publisher to use the feature. Contact your Salesforce sales rep for more information.

Where: This change applies to Mobile Publisher accessed through Lightning Experience in Enterprise, Performance, and Unlimited editions.

When: Mobile Publisher is available after February 11, 2019.

How: Mobile Publisher gives you many options to distribute your branded app to your users. Your apps can be distributed to end users either publicly or privately via different channels per platform according to Apple and Google guidelines.

Here are the new distribution types to choose from:

Salesforce Managed Distribution

  • Salesforce Managed Public Distribution: Salesforce manages distribution of the customer branded app via our developer account to the public Google Play store.
  • Salesforce Managed Private Distribution: Salesforce manages distribution of the customer branded app via our developer account privately. The branded app is only accessible to the customer's end users privately, and is not publicly available on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

Customer Delegated Distribution

  • Customer Delegated Public Distribution: Your branded app is published via your developer account to the public Apple App Store or Google Play.
  • Customer Delegated Private Distribution: You manage distribution of your branded app via your developer account privately. Your branded app is only accessible to your end users privately, and is not publicly available on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

Here are the distribution types available for your branded app for Android.

Android Distribution Types

Here are the distribution types available for your branded app for iOS.

iOS Distribution Types