November 26, 2015

Reference Tools: Top Selling & Grossing Apps, February 2014 & a Lot More Data About Apps, Updated Daily

Distimo is one of a number of well-known providers of app analytics and in the past day the company released their monthly rankings of the top five selling (free/paid) and grossing apps (global) available in the Apple, Google Play, and Amazon app stores.

You can review the rankings here. Clicking on any entry will take you to more analytics from the each app’s daily trends page.

But wait, there’s more!

You can search and find (free) daily trends data for ANY app in the Apple, Google Play, and Amazon app stores by heading to this page and searching using the apps or sellers name.

Finally, head to the leaderboards database and interactively search for apps and their rankings by country, category, etc.

For example, here are this week’s Top 400 music apps in Canada’s iTunes App Store.

Not only is this data potentially useful for developers, educators, app geeks, etc. (of course, even more is available for a fee) these lists can also be a useful tools to help with app discovery.

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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