Developers who break these rules risk having their apps pulled from the Google Play Store and their accounts suspended.
from the Google Play Store last month highlights the ongoing struggle the company faces trying to keep poor-quality, broken, or downright dangerous software out of the ecosystem. While bad actors will always find ways to sneak malware onto users’ devices, developers have a role to play in keeping the app marketplace free of junk, too.
Google outlines its rules for app developers within the Google Play Developer Policies and Developer Distribution Agreement, which lay out the boundaries of app content and functionalities that are allowed on the platform. Developers who break these rules risk having their apps pulled and their accounts suspended permanently.