We are continually blown away by the growth of YouVersion and want to thank you for the huge part you’ve played. Sharing Scripture, your reading plans, and YouVersion Live events on Twitter and Facebook or by email has caused God’s Word to spread faster than it ever has before…virally. Keep it up!
We wanted to take a moment and celebrate passing a big milestone: 4 million YouVersion mobile app users on the iPhone, Blackberry, Android, Java, and Palm. Here is what the growth curve looked like over the past 6 months:
It’s exciting to see so many people engaging with Scripture on their mobile devices, as well as the growing momentum of YouVersion mobile apps. Each month, 500,000-600,000 new users install the YouVersion Bible app on their phone or mobile device. Here is a look at our top 3 mobile platforms over the past 6 months:
Top 5 iPhone Devices:
- 1. iPhone 3G
- 2. iPod Touch
- 3. iPhone 3GS
- 4. iPhone Edge
- 5. iPod Touch (first generation)
-We also see some iPad users have YouVersion installed!
Top 5 Blackberry Devices:
- 1. 8300/ Curve
- 2. 8330m/ Curve
- 3. 8900/Curve
- 4. 9000/Bold
- 5. 9630/Tour
Top 5 Android Devices:Top 5 Android Devices:
- 1. T-Mobile G1
- 2. Motorola Droid
- 3. T-Mobile MyTouch
- 4. HTC Hero
- 5. HTC Eris
We’re passionate about mobile because it’s proven incredibly effective in allowing millions of people around the world to access Scripture. As you may remember, just over a month ago we celebrated that YouVersion users had spent over one billion minutes reading the Bible on their mobile devices and we expect to hit 2 billion very soon.
Because we’re so excited about hitting this milestone we’re going to follow it up with a little celebration. So take a moment to subscribe in the sidebar follow us on Twitter or become a Fan on Facebook and stay in the loop!