How to open a Google Play Developer Account ?
Written by Marie Pireddu on
To open a Google Play Developer Account follow these easy steps:
- Create a Google Account
- Create a Google Developer Account in Google Play Console
- Configure Google Wallet and pay Registration fees
- Set up your Developer Profile
No matter how you decide to do it, the first step is fundamental and mandatory.
Create a Google Account
Create a Google Developer account
In the next step, check the box to accept the agreement regarding the distribution of your app on Google Play. This step will connect your Google account to your developer account. You can choose to publish your app with your personal Gmail account or a more professional one. Simply login with the account of your choice and complete your registration. Once you’re all set, click on "Continue to payment".
Configure Google Wallet and pay registration fees
Note that : registration fees for Google Play are a one-time fee of $25. There is no extra charges when you want to commit an update of your Android app in the future. Besides, you can publish several Android apps using the same Publisher account.
Then, click on "Accept and continue".
Set up your Developer Profile
Your Publisher account is now created. You can generate your Android app with GoodBarber and proceed to the second round: submitting your app to Google Play.