What’s great about the Google Play Store is the fact that the service is equipped with so many features that it’s nearly impossible to know about them all. However, some of these features are highly important and knowing them makes the difference between a regular Android user and a power user. With that said, today we are going to present the top three “must know” tips and tricks for the Google Play Store.
“Must Know” Google Play Store Tips & Tricks
- How to See App Orders
We are going to start our list of essential Google Play Store tips and tricks with something that all Android users who purchase paid apps should learn. If you ever want to see how much money you have spent on apps, games or in-game purchases, then you should be happy to know that this can be done by accessing a special page. The page is called “My orders” and it is available in the Google Play Store Settings panel.
- Disable Annoying Update Notifications
Don’t you hate it when apps that you don’t use that much get updates every single day? Your smartphone is buzzing nonstop and luckily, there is a way to disable specific notifications. This can be done by heading over to the Settings panel and then tapping on Notifications. All that is left now is to pick and choose which apps you don’t want to receive any update notifications on anymore.
- How to Redeem a Promo Code
If you ever won a promotional code and tried to redeem it, then you know just how annoying this can be. The option to redeem a promotional code is hidden and most Android users have to do a little bit of digging before they can find it. Luckily for you, we are here to show you the way. Just swipe left to right from the Google Play Store home page and then tap on the “Redeem” option.
Shawn Cooper is a tech journalist who graduated from St. John’s University and specializes in writing everything from the IT industry, scientific research, robotics, and the digital world. Cooper is also the lead editor for Tech News Watch. In his spare time, when he is not playing computer games, you will see him writing reviews on different tech products or games. Shawn also likes to spend countless hours on social media to hunt the latest news from the biggest technology companies, so that his reports are as fresh as possible.