Yes, you will need an iOS Developer Account in order to publish on the Apple App Store.
How Much Does an iOS Developer Account Cost?
iOS Developer Accounts are currently $99/year. *Note* This price may be different based on your location and is subject to change at anytime by Apple, please refer to the iOS Developer Account page here: https://developer.apple.com/programs/start/ios/
for the exact yearly costs of Apple’s iOS Developer Accounts.
What do I need to provide to Emergent Mobile if I want to use my existing iOS developer account?
You must provide your username and password to Emergent Mobile to an Administrator level user in order for us to publish and serve your account in the future.
How do I submit my iOS Developer credentials?
- Log in to the Emergent Mobile CMS
- Click on the Manage Menu
- Click on App Vitals
- Click on iOS Developer
- You will need to supply your Apple ID username, password, and company display name
How do I create an iOS Developer Account?
To publish an iOS App using the Emergent Mobile platform, you have to first register as an Apple Developer and then pay to join Apple’s Developer Program. Joining the Developer Program enables you to publish Apps to Apple’s App Store.
You can setup your iOS Developer Account at Apple’s site