Top 10 Most Downloaded Apps May 2021
- Facebook. …
- Instagram. …
- WhatsApp. …
- Telegram. …
- Moj. …
- Zoom. …
- MX TakaTak
As the number one app in the entire world, it is no surprise that Facebook is one of the most popular apps of 2021. By April of last year, the app had amassed over 5,000,000,000+ downloads overall globally.
The Facebook family includes Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger. Facebook Advertising and marketing are two very important activities for marketers.
Rounding out the Facebook family is Instagram. This photo and video sharing app is one of the most popular apps among Gen Z and Millennials.
Speaking of keeping in touch, a fair share of social media apps also experienced continued downloads in 2021.
There are many interesting marketing opportunities with WhatsApp as WhatsApp marketing continues to grow.
Another popular messaging app is Telegram, a free app with about 500 million active monthly users.
This provides a variety of marketing opportunities as you can share images and information about new products or services, provide links to landing pages, create a chatbot to answer customer queries, etc.
A number of Chinese apps, such as TikTok are banned in India so others have been created to fill the void.
It has over 80 million active monthly users who spend an average of 34 minutes on the app every day.
This app, along with a few video conferencing apps, was definitely one of the most successful apps of the past year. In April 2020, Zoom reported over 300 million daily participants and the app featured 38 million downloads in January 2021 alone.
Snapchat has been downloaded well over 200 million times and is especially popular with a young demographic of people 34 and under, particularly in the United States.
Like WhatsApp and Facebook itself, Facebook Messenger is another heavy hitter and consistent favorite in the app store. Messenger is very popular in the United States and is expected to reach 2.4 billion users in 2021
Like many of the other apps on this list, Facebook Messenger can be used effectively for both personal and professional communication.
10. MX TakaTak
Like Moj, MX TakaTak is another video sharing app from India that lets you can create your own videos, see what’s trending at a given time, and search for videos on topics that interest you.
It also get has about 10 million daily users and about 45 million monthly users.