Galaxy Watch and Android App Promotion (U.S. only)

App promotion, when run in conjunction with a seller's social media promotion, can increase daily downloads by 4 to 5 times.

You can request promotion of one or more of your Galaxy Watch or Android apps in the U.S. Galaxy Store. Apps that meet selection criteria can be promoted. Promotions run for at least a week, but may run longer.

After you submit a promotion request, Samsung will evaluate your apps to determine if a promotion is well-suited, submit a banner promotion request to be published in the U.S. Galaxy Store on your behalf, and inform you how to submit a request for a global promotion, when applicable. Recommendations for individual banner promotions are based on the potential to sell and includes, but is not limited to, the following criteria:

*These measurements are tracked in Galaxy Store Statistics.

To request app promotion:

  1. Complete the spreadsheet.
  2. Submit an online promotion request.

Complete the spreadsheet

  1. Download the following spreadsheet. You must be logged in to your Samsung account to download this file.

    Promotion Request Evaluation Data spreadsheet14.42KB
  2. Determine the promotion type. That is, do you want to submit a promotion for:

    • one individual app (1 app)

    • more than one app (1 content set)

  3. In the spreadsheet, specify your apps to be promoted (if necessary, click Enable Editing).

    Enter the following information:

    Field Description
    Your Name *

    Your name registered with your Samsung account
    Seller Name °

    If not you, the name of the person who registered the apps to be promoted
    App Type *

    Type of apps to be promoted (Android or Galaxy Watch)
    App Category *

    Classification of apps to be promoted
    Galaxy Store Badge Click Count *

    Total of all click counts for all your apps (to be promoted or not) in the last 30 days
    Global Gross Sales *

    Total global gross revenue for all your apps (to be promoted or not) in the last 30 days

    You will also enter this information in the Galaxy Store Promotion Request form in the next step.

    Global Downloads *

    Total global number of downloads for all your apps (to be promoted or not) in the last 30 days

    You will also enter this information in the Galaxy Store Promotion Request form in the next step.

    Social Media and Other Website URLs

    URLs of your social media sites and other website sites (for example, promotion and custom support)
    Comments °

    Reasons why your apps should be promoted

    Please state if your apps use Samsung or Galaxy Watch In-App Purchase, or other Samsung optimizations.

    Promotion Type *

    To request promotion of one app:
    1. Select Single app.

    2. Enter the app's App Content ID and App Title.

    To request promotion of more than one app:

    1. Select Multiple apps.

    2. For each app, enter their App Content ID and App Title.

    App Content ID °

    Unique identifier of the apps to be promoted (12 digits)

    IDs are assigned after apps are registered in Seller Portal.

    App Title °

    Name of the app as registered in Seller Portal
  4. Save the file locally.

Submit a promotion request

  1. In a browser, go to the Galaxy Store Promotion Request page.

  2. In the Galaxy Store Promotions page, fill in the following:

    Field Description
    Subject *

    Brief title of your request
    Application Description *

    • Type of app (Android or Galaxy Watch)
    • What sets your app apart from those of other designers and developers
    • Optional. The start and end dates of the promotion period
    Seller Name *

    The name of the person who registered the apps to be promoted.
    Total downloads of all apps in last 30 days from Galaxy Store *

    Total global number of downloads for all your apps (to be promoted or not) from Galaxy Store in the last 30 days.
    Global revenue in US Dollars of the previous 30 days *

    Total global gross revenue for all your apps (to be promoted or not) in the last 30 days.
    Are you currently promoting your apps using Galaxy Store badge? *

    Yes or No. Galaxy Store badges are links used to connect users from your social media or other promotions to your app or brand page in Galaxy Store.
    Attach Promotion Request Evaluation Data spreadsheet *

    Click to attach the Promotion Request Evaluation Data spreadsheet (browse to the file and upload it).
  1. Click SUBMIT.

If your request is approved, information for banner image requirements will be sent in an email.