Distributing Games Forum Rules
This forum is for discussing specific issues related to distributing your GM game to the wider public -- either as freeware, shareware, or by selling your GM game. This includes, but isn't limited to:
- Marketing strategies
- Sales Techniques
- E-commerce site selection
- Packaging and media
- Distribution format
... and other aspects related to introducing or selling your GM games to the public.
Check before posting
Please check the pinned Recommendations topic. Here you'll find recommendations for web / file / image hosts, redirection services, zip/compression programs, and install/setup makers. If you'd like to recommend a service, or advertise your own services, you must use this topic.
Check the Copyright FAQ topic for copyright/legal related questions. Ideally, we shouldn't need general copyright topics in the main forum.
Things you should NOT post
- Vague questions such as "how do I sell my game?"
- Advertisements for your own games, website, or service.
- Business guidelines or tutorials. If you have actual business experience and wish to post guidelines, then PM a staff to discuss it.
- Offers of hosting services, or requests for someone to host your game. Use this pinned topic instead.
- Simple questions about copyright, that are already covered in the pinned topic: Copyright FAQ pinned topic.
- Programs of any kind. Limited exceptions may be made.