NewsNokia Store Content Guidelines updated
Nokia Store Content Guidelines — Version 1.5
This guide contains new requirements concerning the new Nokia In-App Payment solution.
All newly submitted content and content updates must adhere to the version 1.5 of the Content Guidelines as well as the Country & Operator Restrictions starting from June 10, 2013.
Version 1.5 of the Content Guidelines is currently in effect and available in English. The localized versions will be available later.
The version 1.4 is available in these languages:
For more detailed information about Nokia’s privacy requirements, see Nokia Privacy Requirements for Mobile Applications.
The guidelines describe:
- what Nokia considers to be inappropriate, in areas like nudity, violence, religion, politics, intellectual property, and privacy
- technical requirements for different content types, in areas like accepted file formats, maximum file sizes, operational requirements, and app signing
For country and operator restrictions, see Publishing Restrictions.
The Content Guidelines are generally updated on a quarterly basis. Please bookmark this page and check for new updates as they are published.
See the Nokia Publisher Guide for information about how to use the Nokia Publish web site, the process by which Nokia reviews submitted content (in How we test content), and any requirements for individual metadata fields (in the Appendices).
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