Launched in 2009, the Shopify App Store enables developers to build applications for Shopify’s merchants. It’s become a vital differentiator for Shopify with 85% of Shopify Merchants now relying on apps built by developers to power their stores.
As of 16th May 2021, the Shopify App store has 5,918 apps across 12 primary categories created by 3,578 developers.
Find out insights like:
- The median price for each plan across all categories
- The average rating per category
- The median number of reviews per category
- Split between free, freemium and paid apps.
- And tons more!
The growth of the Shopify App store since its launch in 2009 has been staggering. We estimate it has grown at 25.8% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2009 to 2020.
Another way to think of this is there’s been on average, 6 apps added to the Shopify app store each day in 2021 🤯