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Adjust releases benchmarks report – Google to dominate app downloads in 2018

Adjust releases benchmarks report – Google to dominate app downloads in 2018

by on March 1, 2018

  1. Just in ... the 2018 Mobile Benchmarks Report from adjust. Some Key Stats from the Report:

    • Google was dominant in 2017, and will continue to be the most relevant gateway to apps worldwide this year, outperforming other platforms in all categories.
    • Worldwide mobile ad spending increased 33.6% up to $142 billion, with $17 billion being spent on performance ads.
    •Fraud is omnipresent, and the key challenge in 2018, with Games & E-commerce being the most affected verticals.
    • 2 million more apps launched into the stores in 2017, while retention rates rose year on year, despite continued challenges for app developers to retain users.
    • Travel apps have trouble keeping users on board, only a 7% retention rate by day 12.
    • By day 14 after the download, only 13% of app users return. Retention on iOS is consistently higher than on Android, but only by 1-3%.

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