Revenue share earned by app developers versus platforms in 2012
App developers vs platforms: share of revenue earned 2012
When app developers design applications for the Chrome platform, the app developer typically takes 95 percent of the revenue made while the platform takes 5 percent. By comparison, when developers make applications for Facebook, the platform takes as much as 30 percent of the profits.
Revenue share earned by app developers versus platforms in 2012
Developer's sharePlatform's share
Chrome95%5%
Facebook, Apple and Android70%30%
Wix70%30%
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Source

Release date

February 2013

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2012

App developers vs platforms: share of revenue earned 2012
When app developers design applications for the Chrome platform, the app developer typically takes 95 percent of the revenue made while the platform takes 5 percent. By comparison, when developers make applications for Facebook, the platform takes as much as 30 percent of the profits.
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