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iOS 6 is out, with major changes to App Store on devices. Most of which gave a big concerns to indie developers. But there is one new feature that you should utilise for a bit more exposure, Smart App Banners.

That is basically a meta tag added to your web pages. When that page visited by an iOS 6 device it’ll show up a banner of your app with a direct link to the it’s App Store page.

If you add a small piece of code you may also use it to launch your app (if installed) with a specific page or content…

If you are visiting us on a iOS6 mobile device just go to one of our game pages to see it in action. Such as, http://www.pixelenvision.com/animal-puzzle-for-toddlers/

I would write a full tutorial but there are plenty of resources about that and there is no need to re-invent the wheel. So, I’ve decided to post some links for you…

WordPress Plugin
http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/smart-app-banner/

More Information
http://www.quora.com/iOS-6/How-will-Smart-App-Banners-work

http://www.cocoanetics.com/2012/08/smart-app-banners/

http://www.idownloadblog.com/2012/09/07/smart-app-banners-spotted-at-the-online-apple-store/

http://www.macgasm.net/2012/09/19/ios-6-smart-app-banners/

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