On this app-laden world, there’s now a void. One so giant, it is going to be tough to fill. Maybe, the Kardashians will rethink.
The Kardashian sisters, particularly Kim Kardashian West, Khloé Kardashian and Kylie Jenner are shutting down their apps in 2019. Kendall Jenner stopped updating her app and web site final 12 months. The apps and accompanying web sites had been supplied by means of Whalerock Industries.
“We’ve had an unbelievable expertise connecting with all of you thorough our apps these previous few years however have made the tough choice to now not proceed updating in 2019. We really hope you’ve loved this journey as a lot as we’ve got, and we sit up for what’s forward,” the assertion from Kim Kardashian West mentioned. Kourtney Kardashian issued the same assertion, including a notice to subscribers to comply with her on Instagram.
It was a wild run for the Kardashian apps, at the least at first.
Kim Kardashian West made her debut within the iTunes App Retailer with “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood” recreation, which can have grossed the star and growth accomplice $200 million in annual income, in keeping with some studies on the time.
In 2015, the entire household bought concerned. Kim Kardashian West, Khloé Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner launched their very own subscription apps in September 2015 — all of which shot up into the App Retailer’s prime charts.
The apps, which cost prospects $2.99 per 30 days for a peek inside their lives, appeared poised to generate tens of millions in annual gross income if development charges and retention numbers may very well be sustained.
It seems that by 2018, the apps began tanking, and badly. In keeping with App Annie, the apps don’t even make the general rating, which suggests they’re someplace decrease than #1,500.
If solely there was one other approach to a comply with their lives.