The changed algorithm shows the engagement and the rating of the app store rankings
Taking into consideration the app ratings and the other factors in the stores, there might be some changes in the overall ranking of the apps in the top charts. These changes may result in increasing or decreasing the number of app downloads, or either loosing either gaining higher position in the list.
Apps with 4 and more stars are quite competitive on getting higher ranking, while those with 3 stars and less have dropped down on the list. Those apps that were middle rated didn’t have any affection.
- Determining the app rank
Two essential factors help for the determination of the app ranking: download velocity and download volume. If the app had a good older version, but there was out a new, updated one, the ranking might have negative reviews since the newer versions affect the number of downloads and the popularity of the app.