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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.