Success stories come and go. After the Apple App Store hits Draw Something, Ruzzle it appears a new application is climbing the top ranks. ‘What’s the Word?’ is a word guessing game on iOS. It has become a very popular game in the US very recently. It is ranked number one for the last couple of days in App Store’s top overall free in the US.
In our new App Analytics feature, weekly leaderboards, you can see it is ranked number one in top overall free in the US last week as well. This means that the application generated most downloads of all apps in week 5 on Apple App Store for iPhone in the US only.
In terms of revenue you can see the app showed the first signs of pickup in the US mid-January. In the first weeks of January the revenue in the US slowly increased and after a new version release on January 25 the revenue almost doubled to around $50,000 estimated daily revenue. Below our estimated daily revenue in the US using Distimo AppIQ data:
Will this game stick on the number one position in the next weeks or even months? We will see in due time. And you can see this as well. Distimo AppIQ allows you to track ranks, estimated downloads and revenues for any app, in every country worldwide. Learn more about AppIQ at www.distimo.com/app-analytics/appiqAnne Hezemans