App Design Best Practices

Design and element organization tips

Step 1 : Create an eye-catching icon


Create a free Canva account.

Click 'Create a Design' then choose 'Custom Dimensions'

Google Play Icon Guidelines

Apple App Store Icon Guidelines

Select 'Uploads' from the left menu, then 'Upload an Image'

Drag the image to your canvas. Resize to fit the template.

Click Publish and download your icon as a PNG.

Item Images

Note the Nike Collection images below.

* High-resolution images without a lot of visual clutter

* Clearly labeled to indicate product categories

You can create a similar look in the Sandbox Commerce App Builder

Canva is great for creating graphics with text

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Using Video

Video grabs attention faster than a static image. Think about what you want to show your customers. Maybe it's your featured product in action, or a tutorial on how to use your product.

*** Currently, only Vimeo links are supported in the Sandbox Commerce app

Skora - minimal running shoes from Joshua VP on Vimeo.

Call-to-Action Buttons

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Yes, you're showing beautiful photos of your awesome things you want to sell, but sometimes an extra nudge is needed to get a click. That's where a call-to-action (CTA) comes in!

A CTA button could just be 'Buy Now', or 'Try it Out!"

How do I make one for my Marquee image?

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