Please make sure you have these items available before you submit your app.

* required

1. Point of Contact Information

This information will be primarily used for communication purposes by Socrata to ensure proper app submission.

Fields: Name, Email Address, Phone Number, Company Name, Company Website

2. App Information

Fields: App Title, Type of App, Who the App is for, Industry/Vertical, Cost, App URL

3. App Details

Fields: Short Description, Application Details

4. Image Assets

All images may be submitted as JPG or PNG at 72dpi. For best results, enlist the help of a professional graphic designer. An experienced graphic designer can help you develop an overall visual style for your app and apply that style to all the icons and images in it.

Type Description Dimensions** File Size
Icon Every app needs a beautiful, memorable app icon. The Icon will represent your app in various places throughout the site and will be featured on the App Detail page.
  • Final Size: 512px X 512px
  • Safe Area: 380px X 380px
100kb or less
Splash Image This is the main graphic that will represent your app throughout the site. It should have a marketing “wow” factor feel. You may include text but be sure to stay within the safe area of the dimensions.
  • Final Size: 1024px X 652px
  • Safe Area: 924px X 552px
150kb or less
Screen Shot One This image should be a screen shot of the actual app. You may be creative with this image but it should represent the app in production.
  • Final Size: 1024px X 652px
  • Safe Area: 924px X 552px
150kb or less
Screen Shot Two Same as Screen Shot One
  • Final Size: 1024px X 652px
  • Safe Area: 924px X 552px
150kb or less
Screen Shot Three Same as Screen Shot One
  • Final Size: 1024px X 652px
  • Safe Area: 924px X 552px
150kb or less

** You may extend graphic images to the edge of the Final Size dimensions but anything important may be cropped or covered if it falls outside the Safe Area.

5. Additional App Information

Fields: Developer’s Name, Developer’s Website, Support Website, Version Number, App Last Updated, App File Size

6. Socrata App Certification

Do you qualify for Socrata App Certification? To qualify for consideration you must be using the Socrata API, the app must be live in production somewhere, and you must provide a link to your data schema for review.

Fields: Link to Live App, Link to Data Schema

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