There are three different methods for distributing your apps and workbases to others. Choosing the right method depends on a number of factors:
After you activate your app (by clicking the activate toggle in the App Builder, thereby taking the app out of test mode), you get a "shareable link", a URL that can be used to distribute the app to end-users or with which to create a button/link on your website.
You must use this shareable link when distributing your app or creating a link/button on your website. You can't simply copy the URL from a web browser.
After you activate your app, you can find the shareable link here:
Publication allows others to duplicate your work. Meaning, if you publish an app, other people can duplicate it and get their own version of the app in their Afterpattern account. You can publish apps and databases.
Learn more about publication.
Client portals allow you to essentially package your apps and workbases into a web portal where others can create personal, private accounts. A client portal is a good fit when:
Learn more about client portals.