Well the days have gone when people had to look at 1000 of places to get a software to make their lives more easier. There are many websites nowadays that offer software download on a trail bases. Software authors provide the downloads and moreover to give them better exposure many software repositiores have came into existance and they are offering a categorized listings for latest and the best softwares out there for the users.
In this scenario everyone benifits. The Author of the software can get more sales. The user gets what he wants without bumping his heads here and there. And the software repositories sometimes monetize the traffic with advertisements.
The PAD file format has even made this a lot easier for software developers to submit their products to some major download sites. The PAD file is a XML file with the information of the particular software. When a PAD file is submitted the repository site extracts the data and makes a listing for that particular software.
If you are a developer and want to get more exposure then you can also submit your PAD files to some download sites like: http://www.hotappz.com & http://www.asp-shareware.org
The article cannot gurantee you that your sales might increase but it will get you some exposure. Moreover you can try making forum posts, giving a press release on some of the freely available press release services like prweb.com and others.
If your software is for specific purposes and you can write some articel about it then it is also the best way to get some exposure. You can submit your written articles to the article repositories like the one you are reading this article on. This articlee submissions process will surely bring in more users who are interested in your product and services.
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