The thread I recall about not announcing your apps here was more of a "don't
announce your app here if you want to keep it private / low key". If I
recall correctly the specific developer(s) was unhappy that someone had
blogged about a particular app that wasn't full and ready but had been
I think new app announcements are fine, especially in this case, it was done
in a non-spammy manner.
> Most reasonably professional lists have a policy of no self promotion...
please cite 3 examples.