Next Steps

In this document you learned the early steps you perform to provision and code sign your app during development. Your next step is to fully configure and write code for the app services that you enabled in Enabling App Services. You might also explore additional and alternative workflows depending on the size of your team and choice of platform. When you’re ready to distribute your app to testers or customers, read App Distribution Guide.

Where to Go from Here

Refer to these chapters in App Distribution Guide for additional tasks that you perform throughout the lifetime of your app.

To learn how to


For a company, add team members, assign roles, approve their certificates, and register their devices

Managing Your Team

Add iTunes Connect users to your account

Adding iTunes Connect Users

Perform final configuration steps before distributing your app

Configuring Your Xcode Project for Distribution

For iOS apps, distribute your app for beta testing

Beta Testing Your iOS App

Upload your app to iTunes Connect for approval

Submitting Your App

For Mac applications, sign your application using a Developer ID certificate

Distributing Applications Outside the Mac App Store

Before you submit your app to the store, read the appropriate human interface guidelines for your platform and, most important, read the guidelines for submitting your app to the store.

To learn about



The user interface guidelines

iOS Human Interface Guidelines

App Store Review Guidelines for iOS Apps

OS X Human Interface Guidelines

App Store Review Guidelines for Mac Apps