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Getting paid before the buyer installs my software

by helpingtogrow / January 23, 2013 8:21 AM PST

I have submitted my software as a zip file to download.com and posted the item as a "Purchase" product. Do potential buyers have to pay before downloading the software?
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That's a question for upload.com
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 23, 2013 8:26 AM PST

But I'll alert this for you to see if we can get you a faster answer.
Bob

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Please go here....
by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / January 23, 2013 9:03 AM PST
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RE: Trials and $$$ - Previews too!
by Mymom6678 / February 6, 2013 10:01 PM PST

I guess not...



It is better to make a trial version of your software for a month period, and if they like it they can pay for the full version. It is bad enough when someone downloads a software and run it to find that it's just junk. Go make a trial. Anyone who download your software would appreciate a trial so that they can know what's inside the software. Its better than no-trial softwares. Oh, and try make your software famous.

If you dont make a trial, it's better to make a preview. The people can see the video on youtube or the software pictures. Both of these options are guaranteed to increase sales.

-MM6678 - Usual Guy - Good luck with the software! I'm looking forward to using it once I know what is it. - Wink

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