New Delhi.Google Play opened its doors to the world in 2012. Google Play has completed a journey of 10 years. More than 2.5 million people in 190 countries are using Google Play today to discover apps, games and digital content. Today more than two million developers are associated with Google Play to reach every nook and corner of the world.
India has always been a huge market for Google. Most of the games and apps in the world are downloaded from Google Play in India. This is the reason that with the new era of India, Google has also been continuously changing. The trend of new apps and reaching people shows that Google has a reach to every Indian. Along with this, lakhs of people have also got jobs in India.
If you tell about the statistics, there has been a 200% jump in app downloads in 2021 as compared to 2019. Whereas other countries outside India have registered a jump of 150% in 2021 as compared to 2019. In the last two years, Google has launched many apps in the market for education, payments, health, entertainment and gaming. HealthifyMe is one of the most popular apps for fitness. Pratilipi is high-quality Indian language storytelling app. Doubtnut is helping people a lot in their studies.
Ludo King was included in the list of most popular games. 50 crore people downloaded this game. PlaySimple Games is also an example of this, which proved its mettle in the global market. Indian apps have seen a jump of 200% in downloads. In the case of consumer spend, a jump of 80% has been registered in 2021 as compared to 2019.
Google’s new launch
- 2017: Google Play Protect launched to protect users from harmful apps
- 2018: Launch of E-Learning Platform Google Play Academy
- 2019: UPI ranked in Payment Options
- 2020: New Google Play Console Launched
- 2021-22: Appscale Academy launched to support local startups
- 2022: Play Pass and Data Safety Section launched
Nothing is possible without entrepreneurship and startups. Startups play a very important role in the development of any country. App adoption plays an important role in the Global Developer Hub. Google play also plays a very important role in setting up a business. Google Store has become a must for startups and developers as well. The Google Store keeps a close eye on malware. This is the reason why payment becomes very easy as well.