Google, in a blog post today, has revealed that it has made quite a few changes in how the company’s search and discovery algorithms work. Now, when ranking the apps, things like performance problems, crashes, and overall quality is considered.
Company’s latest announcement is a great news for consumers, as it encourages developers to pay closer attention to the quality of experience their products present.
Google’s latest changes are just the most recent in the company’s attempts to improve the quality of its user’s experience. The new Play Store’s changes should provide the necessary pressure for developers to make high quality apps and games. If an app doesn’t perform well in terms of parameters that the company has set, it might suffer in promotion compared to better-performing apps.
Developers should give a good read to the Google’s blog post to get the idea and learn how to best make use of Google’s tools to avoid any penalties as a result of these changes.