Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Apple's Top 10 Apps for 2008 list is here

top 10 apps in apple app store for 2008Since the launch of the app store, it has been a phenomenal success and one that other mobile phone manufacturers have failed to follow. Apple has made sure that it has kept its shareholders, customers and developers happy with this program. It just costs you $99 to register as an iPhone application developer and then you're on your way to making $$ from Apple. Apple takes 30% of the download price and you get 70%. So its not too bad considering that Apple is actually doing the marketing for you and you develop code, sit back and make money. Well its not as easy as that but that is a totally different topic. Let's see what are the top applications on the app store for 2008.

Top Paid Apps (Overall):

1. Koi Pond
2. Texas Hold’em
3. Moto Chaser
4. Crash Bandicoot: Nitro Kart 3d
5. Super Monkey Ball
6. Cro-Mag Rally
7. Enigmo
8. Pocket Guitar
9. Recorder
10. iBeer

Top 10 Free Downloads (Overall)

1. Pandora Radio
2. Facebook
3. Tap Tap Revenge
4. Shazam
5. Labyrinth Lite Edition
6. Remote
7. Google Earth
8. Lightsaber Unleashed
9. AIM
10. Urbanspoon

Moral of the story? If you want to make big bucks, write code for games!