Publication: The Impact of Being Featured in an App Store

Being featured is one way to stand out from the crowd in the major app stores. Developers, publishers, marketers and decision makers struggle with the question which app will be picked by app store teams to be featured and what the effect will be on downloads and revenue. To shed some light on this matter, this month’s […]

Publication: Global Brands in the Mobile Landscape

We proudly present this month’s publication covering the top global brands in the app stores. Interbrand, a leading global brand consultancy, recently released the 2013 edition of its Best Global Brands report. We sourced this report and used all downloads and revenue data for apps from Distimo AppIQ, which provides developers with the most accurate […]

Distimo & MEF collaborate on global app trends report

Distimo recently presented some of their data as part of a speaker panel at the Broadband World Forum in Amsterdam in cooperation with MEF. Established in 2000, MEF represents the total mobile ecosystem providing an impartial and powerful voice for pioneering companies from across the mobile content and commerce value chain. Distimo shared some current […]

Top Noteworthy Apps, Week 32

Distimo provides a weekly overview of the most notable new apps and movements in the app stores over the last week. The top performing apps are presented based on relative growth and absolute achievements in downloads or revenues on a global level. All data is directly extracted from Distimo AppIQ, which provides insights into the estimated download volumes […]

Top Global Apps – July 2013

Distimo proudly presents the global top apps for July 2013. In addition to this blog, we dig deep into the mobile marketplace activity for July 2013 in our monthly report. The blog and the report cover the Apple App Store (iPhone/iPad), Google Play and the Amazon Appstore. For those of you interested in data about the most […]

Webinar Video – A Granular App Level Look at Revenues

On Thursday June 6th, we hosted our Monthly Publication Webinar. The topic of this webinar was ‘A Granular App Level Look at Revenues: Google Play versus Apple App Store’, which followed the major findings of the Monthly Publication of May. We demonstrated some examples from the publication by using our AppIQ. We illustrated how you can […]

Distimo Goes Global With 4 New Offices

New York office Nikole Kiralis VP Business Development – Financial Services Nikole is responsible for leading Distimo’s global business development efforts within the financial services sector. She has nearly 15 years experience working in the financial services and analytics sector, and gained the bulk of her experience at Datamonitor, Celent and Forrester Research. San […]

Top Global Apps – April 2013

Based on the full month and worldwide data, you can now view the most downloaded free, paid and top grossing global apps on April 2013. Our leaderboards are a great resource for anyone interested in mobile apps globally. These leaderboards list the most popular free, paid and grossing applications daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly per country and per […]

Publication: App Downloads Amazon Appstore versus Google Play

Amazon recently announced that it intends to expand the Amazon Appstore to almost 200 countries in the near future. In the meanwhile Distimo plans to add AppIQ support for the Amazon Appstore in terms of daily estimated downloads and one-off revenues. These two events were the reasons for Distimo to focus on the Amazon Appstore […]