The first question I want to bring in is what is Cydia after all? Those of you who are not accustomed to this amazing third-party store may not fully understand the meaning of Cydia and its use. Therefore, in the first part, let me just present you this amazing app store.
As Apple has its own App Store, the jailbreak community has Cydia download Store. In fact, Cydia is a third-party app store which brings us the possibility to install third-party and cracked free Cydia apps on our device in order to customize it completely, while adding new features. After all, this is what Cydia is all about. It gives you the power to customize your device in pretty much any way you want.
This app platform contains thousands of apps, tweaks, mods, games, wallpapers, themes and ringtones. With a million of users around the world, it is often regarded the best Apple App Store alternative at this moment. This is why most iOS users choose to jailbreak their devices.
How to Download Cydia Store?
It is extremely easy to download Cydia to any iOS device. As the iOS 7 jailbreak is now available, you can start jailbreak using Evasi0n tool. Now, you can download and install Cydia to any iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch without any problems.
How to Update Cydia
As you know, technology is changing day by day, and you need to keep up with it. However, it is not hard since you can update Cydia with a tap of a finger. Just click on the “Upgrade Essentials” and let the iOS device do its job. This is the easiest way in which you can bring Cydia to the latest version available.
On the other hand, if by any reasons Cydia download store refuses to launch, or it crashes when you try to open it. In this case, it is recommended to reinstall the application. For the official Cydia website and download the latest Cydia DEB file. Connect your iOS device to your computer and drag the file to your device to the /private/var/mobile/documents/. Next, access the DEB file from your device and tap on Installer to reinstall it.
This should cover up all problems that you might experience with your Cydia device. However, if the three-default sources you get when you fist install Cydia are not enough for your needs, you can always add new ones. To add a new Cydia source or repo, just launch Cydia, head over to Manage > Sources > Edit > Add and enter the source URL. Click on Add Source and Cydia will load the packages automatically. Wait until it refreshes, and you will be god to go.
Now, adding free Cydia apps and tweaks is easy. All you have to do is to find the source containing the apps you want to install. Locate the apps, click on the Install button and wait until the application is installed. You can repeat the process with any Cydia apps you want to bring to your jailbroken iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.