TikTok (formerly known as musical.ly) – a popular short video making and sharing App has beat Facebook and Instagram to become no #1 App in terms of download by September. TikTok makes the no. 1 place followed by Facebook, Instagram, Likee, Snapchat, Pinterest, Twitter, Help, HAGO, We Chat.
TikTok is one of the most popular and most interesting social media apps on the planet was launched in 2017 by ByteDance, for markets outside of China. ByteDance has previously launched Douyin for the China market in September 2016.
A popular App Analytics platform Sensor Tower, TikTok was the most downloaded app on both iOS and Android in September.
“TikTok was the most downloaded social media app worldwide for September 2019 with close to 60 million installs. The countries with the most installs of the app during this period were India at 44% of its total downloads and the United States at 8%.” – Sensor Tower
TikTok has been the most popular in recent days as it easily allows users to create beautiful videos. One reason that people are more addicted to this app is its cool filters. Even a nontechie person can easily make awesome videos and lip-sync. According to the survey, India is the major country to download the app being the second-most populous country. So the company building strategy to grow its business considering an increase in significant user base.
Bytedance Revenue as of September 2019
Sensor Tower also reported that the total Bytedance mobile app in September 2019 was $14m, including $14m for iOS apps and $900k for Android apps. Total mobile app downloads for Bytedance was 89m, including 22m iOS app downloads and 67m Android app downloads. Bytedance has a total of 119 apps, including 58 iOS apps, and 61 Android apps. The company’s most downloaded app was TikTok.