Analytical firm App Annie found that TikTok jumped the ranks by three spots this year on its list.
TikTok overtook Facebook to become the most downloaded app globally in 2020, as per an industry report on mobile trends. TikTok jumped the list by three spots and is projected by analytical firm App Annie to break into the 1 billion monthly active user club next year.
Facebook’s apps, however, dominated the top five most downloaded apps list, with Facebook coming in second, WhatsApp Messenger third, and Instagram fifth. Zoom’s mobile app saw a standout growth this year and stood fourth in the list of most downloaded apps of 2020.
As per the annual report on mobile trends by data analytics platform App Annie, the ongoing pandemic has accelerated our mobile usage by two to three years; one of the biggest areas of growth this year was time spent on mobile devices.
The biggest categories of growth in time spent include business apps, that were up 200 percent, thanks to conferencing tools such as Zoom.
App Annie’s annual report highlights the mobile trends of the year.