Distimo, an app store analytics company founded just a little more than two years ago has since become a big player in the app store economy. I talked with analyst Gert Jan Spriensma about their new benchmarking tool and learned that the Amazon Appstore’s sales numbers are still snippy in comparison to what the Android Market has got going.
First things first: The closed-market app store has its drawbacks. These disadvantages and how they can be circumvented, I will discuss in this blog in the next few months and next February in my book “The App Store Economy”.
But as a developer one is interested in the advantages first. For how to properly use auspicious opportunities, is as important as the caution against potential dangers. Therefore, this series is dedicated to the wonderfully optimistic question:
“Why will I get rich on the app store?”