Whether or not you’re an app developer seeking to construct new intelligence software program, an app marketer seeking to report in your app’s international efficiency, or a market analyst conducting market analysis, this API is for you.
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With our new API, you’ll now have the ability to combine knowledge from over 3 million apps from the App Retailer and Google Play, entry key efficiency indicators to your app progress, and look at market and app retailer traits worldwide.
Accessing knowledge by way of an API might be extraordinarily helpful to your reporting and can permit you to combine cell app knowledge the best way you want. It’s additionally an incredible alternative to drag precious knowledge repeatedly and mechanically.
What knowledge are you able to entry with the brand new App Retailer API?
Our new API is designed round REST ideas and returns outcomes as JSON recordsdata. The info out there to your analyses embody:
App metadata in additional than 100 nations
Entry app metadata info, such because the app title, subtitle, description, emblem, developer, launch date, and far more, as they seem on the app retailer.
App metrics, class rankings, and key phrase rankings
- App metrics comparable to downloads, revenues, or scores permit you to create informative dashboards whereas counting on the identical knowledge that powers our #1 ASO instrument.
- App class rankings.
- App key phrase rankings (which additionally embody estimated app installs per key phrase) permit you to monitor the progress of your ASO efforts by measuring how your app ranks on completely different key phrases and the downloads generated from every.
Programmatically entry all app opinions as they seem on the cell app shops, and kind them by date, score, search time period, or reply standing.
Key phrase metrics, search outcomes, and recommendations
- Entry insightful key phrase metrics comparable to the quantity, installs per key phrase, or problem scores to trace the recognition of various key phrases with (historic) values.
- Dwell & historic key phrase search outcomes allow you to programmatically run dwell key phrase searches and examine the identical outcomes as in your cellphone. Historic knowledge can also be out there.
- Key phrase recommendations endpoints permit you to discover one of the best key phrase suggestions to your app or get market insights into trending key phrases.
Get all of the class high charts as they seem in your cellphone.
Uncover the key phrases your opponents are bidding on to spice up your personal advert campaigns on Apple Search Advertisements or Google Advertisements:
- Will get a full checklist of the key phrases completely different apps have bid on with the app paid key phrases endpoint.
- Decide the share of voice every bidding app holds for a selected key phrase.
Entry recipes of ready-made code to shortly run API use instances
You don’t must be a tech whizz to seek out worth in our API! To facilitate a easy person expertise for app builders and entrepreneurs of all expertise ranges, we’ve produced distinctive documentation that gives you with ready-made code samples.
These code samples (“recipes”) allow you to run use instances with the information of your alternative and a giant a part of the code already written. Entry the recipes in only a few clicks and paste them into your favourite programming language. Under, we spotlight only a few common use instances for which we offer substantial ready-made code:
1. Monitor your day by day, weekly, or month-to-month app efficiency
With our API, you’ll be able to pull knowledge programmatically on a day by day, weekly, or month-to-month foundation. This may turn out to be useful if you wish to create common efficiency experiences to measure your ASO efforts. For the next instance, we tracked some key app metrics (downloads, revenues, app energy, and class rating) utilizing our new API.
Customized dashboard created on Google Knowledge Studio for the app “Tier” on the App Retailer (Germany, France, Italy, and the UK: 01/01/2022 to twenty-eight/02/2022).
The above instance permits us to shortly see how the Tier app’s efficiency is evolving in particular nations of curiosity. You can then mix this knowledge with different metrics, comparable to app key phrase rankings or your personal related KPIs.
Need to automate this form of dashboard however don’t know the place to start out? Right here’s the place our recipes will assist you a large number. Head over to the documentation beneath to seek out ready-made code that can be utilized to start out creating your experiences.
2. Plan your subsequent advertising campaigns
Key phrase volumes, installs, problem, outcomes—you identify it. You could find all these KPIs in our “key phrase metrics” endpoint. You possibly can even fetch historic knowledge for key phrase volumes, which might be very useful once you plan your subsequent advertising campaigns.
For instance, you’ll be able to analyze the evolution of your main key phrases and their traits in several nations all year long. Within the instance beneath, we tracked 5 key phrases (“health club,” “health,” “exercise,” “coaching,” “train”) for a health app to raised perceive one of the best time to bid on this group of key phrases. We tracked these search phrases in 4 English-speaking nations (United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia) for 1 12 months (02/2021-02/2022).
The USA represents the best (and most steady) search quantity for these key phrases all year long. In nations just like the UK and Canada, we see that the search quantity for these fitness-related phrases spikes on the starting of summer season, whereas this doesn’t change in the US.
In Australia, search volumes have a tendency to extend when their winter begins (in June) with steady progress till their spring (in September). After the Christmas season and across the New Yr (= resolutions), all 4 nations see an analogous enhance for fitness-related key phrases. Insights comparable to these may positively assist health apps when planning when to advertise comparable key phrases in several nations.
3. Uncover new opponents on the App Retailer and Google Play
Preserving monitor of latest opponents in your market phase might be tough. Our ASO instrument already offers you with a shortlist of your direct opponents. Need an exhaustive checklist of your opponents that’s up to date each month? Our API can do that for you!
The next recipe will help you discover related opponents primarily based in your class. Primarily based in your present app class rating, the algorithm will contemplate the high charts of the identical class over a specific date vary. Primarily based on a restrict you’ll have beforehand set, the API will then mechanically monitor the related high apps and checklist them in a CSV file. Use the next recipe to strive it your self:
4. Get inventive: Animate our knowledge to visualise the evolution of the cell app market
Our API will permit you to get historic knowledge of app downloads and income estimates courting again to 2015. This may be extraordinarily helpful to run large-scale market analyses. Within the following animation, we used knowledge from our API to check out the obtain evolution of crypto apps in Europe during the last 4 years.
Easy methods to get began with Our new API
To make use of our Public API, you need to get hold of an API token which might be used for authentication and billing functions.
This token might be obtained by subscribing to an account with a Professional, Guru, Energy, or Enterprise plan. As soon as subscribed, you can find your API dashboard—which incorporates your API token and hyperlinks to our documentation—within the “API” part. Each Professional plan and above will obtain 25,000 month-to-month credit and unrestricted entry to all API requests.
API made straightforward: Interactive requests
We constructed our API endpoints and documentation with customers in thoughts to make sure a easy, straightforward, and environment friendly person expertise. What does this imply?
- Structured equally to our ASO instrument, navigating our API might be intuitive and simple
- Interactive documentation will information you thru making your first API requests
- Our API is offered in your most popular coding language
For each request, you’ll be able to entry examples from iOS or Android. Should you want to get dwell outcomes, our new documentation allows you to make these API requests in seconds. Should you go out of your API dashboard on to our documentation, your API tokens may also be mechanically transferred. Choose the question parameters you need & click on on “Attempt It!” to get an prompt response.
How is the information formatted in Our API?
Relying on the information you’d prefer to fetch, you will have to point a collection of parameters to outline your request. All profitable responses return a legitimate minified JSON doc. The JSON doc comprises the response content material and metadata in regards to the request and the response itself. The construction of our responses all the time follows the identical construction: a nested set of keys for every parameter you insert, and at last a response object that comprises the results of the question.
Use Our new API to entry all of the cell app knowledge you want
Now that you’ve got an thought of what you are able to do with our API, I’m certain you’re able to get your fingers soiled. Our new API represents 1,000,000 potentialities for knowledge reporting and visualization. Get began with our API with a subscription to the our ASO instrument, out there for Professional plans or above.