Friday, 27 July 2012

The Most Common Words in iOS Apps Titles







As most of you probably know, the App Store now has over 650,000 apps. This huge number of apps makes us wonder what are the most common words in these app's titles? Or at least it made the awesome people at appsfire wonder. So, what is the keyword?












Here is the top 25 words that developers use to name their apps:






1. HD – 27777

2. Lite – 21690

3. Free – 18511

4. iPad – 11313

5. Pro – 9024

6. Guide – 8361

7. Mobile – 7695

8. App – 6142

9. iPhone – 5441

10. Game – 5377

11. Travel – 4851

12. Radio – 4633

13. World – 4504

14. Map – 4351

15. Dictionary – 4220

16. Edition – 4198

17. Calculator – 4164

18. Kids – 3852

19. English – 3680

20. News – 3611

21. Book – 3254

22. Magazine – 3009

23. Photo – 2957

24. Puzzle – 2835

25. Music – 2764






Not surprising for me. "HD" is a great word to describe the "iPad" apps. Great developers use that word such as Angry Birds and Tiny Wings, etc. Plus, it is also a good marketing word. Who doesn't get attracted to the word "HD"?