A designer made more than $ 100,000 in less than a week, after he posted a tweet featuring his collection of iPhone app icons.
The designer, known online as Traf, says he produced the right content at the right time.
And the iPhone icons got a big boost by shining a light on them in a tech review presented by YouTube star, Marcus Brownlee (Marques Brownlee).
(Traf) noticed a strong desire among people to share screenshots of newly customized iPhone home screens, with color-coded icons and tools.
This was typical of Android smartphone users, except a company Apple has never officially allowed its users to customize iPhones this way.
After the launch of the operating system (iOS 14) in September, users discovered a way to allow them to completely redesign their home screens, and change app icons to whatever they like.
This inspired (Traf) designer to share a screenshot of his simple monochrome design on Twitter.
The design is achieved An instant hit, users described it as clean, simple and beautiful.
The designer said in Post: People started asking about the iPhone icons in the screenshot, so I collected it quickly.
And since he had no idea what price the iPhone icon set should be priced at, he decided to charge $ 28 for the kit.
And a lot of people said: The icons were pricey, but not many people were deterred by the price.
Sales rose after YouTube star Marcus Brownlee (Marques Brownlee), Who has more than 12 million subscribers to his tech review channel, featuring icons.
Traf has now made more than $ 140,000 selling iPhone icons to more than 5,000 customers The designer currently based in San Francisco described it as an unimaginable result.
And the designer said: If I had done this exclusively for my money-making goal, then I am convinced it wouldn’t have worked nearly as well as it did, and it should continue Work on the things you enjoy, share them with the world, and let the internet do the rest.