In March came up with the Android market commonly known as Google Play. Well, time flies really quickly as Google celebrates Google Play Store’s 10th birthday, its turns 10. Of course, it’s been a decade for the application to launch so there’s something special. To do something special, Google planned to change the Logo.
Play Store turns 10 What’s new in Google Play Store’s new logo?
Now, even now if you have a look at the new logo, you won’t see any major change. It’s because the change took place in the proportions and colors and not radically. However, You’ll notice that the shades were chosen for the app – darker shades of green and yellow. Also, the edges were made more circular for the triangle.
Even in the search engine logo, we saw a similar change but now the changes are official. However, You’ll see that Google displayed the logo on Play’s 10th birthday. As of now, this anniversary has already passed, since the Android Market was presented – at the beginning of March 2021 (This is a significant improvement from what we knew before ). Based on the market and context, the app’s actual availability varies significantly (for example – web version vs. Android app).
Google Play Store’s 10th birthday
In honor of Play’s 10th birthday, Google announced some additional initiatives. For example – In the USA, starting today, users can earn 10 times more Play points by purchasing apps, games, and in-app content.
When we compared the services Google provided in 2012, Play survived and became super important. In its starting days, many services like Play Music, Play Store, Play Newsstand, Play Movies, and TV, and Play Books were available. Now, Play Books really survived.
Vice President of Google PlayStore said, “We’re introducing a new logo that better reflects the magic of Google and matches the branding shared by many of our helpful products — Search, Assistant, Photos, Gmail, and more.”
Also, he mentions that “A decade later, more than 2.5 billion people in over 190 countries use Google Play every month to discover apps, games and digital content,” he also added, “And more than 2 million developers work with us to build their businesses and reach people around the globe.”
Recently, Google Play Store banned 50 apps from its platform. This took place as the apps violated rules and became harmful to users. For many smartphone users, it acted like a warning. to make an app available on the platform for downloading, it must go through security checks by the Google Play store.
The new logo added enhanced its colors and proportions but the design of the app radically remains the same. Before bringing changes to the Play Store app, Google tried and tested it on the search engine logo itself.
Also, the reward points must be taken into consideration if you frequently purchase apps from the platform. This new logo brings a fresh look to the logo. Along with this, you’ll also notice that the search engine logo’s colors and proportions are enhanced. But, it’s also tweaked a little bit.
So, have you watched the new logo yet? Have you earned points on Google Play Store? Leave your views here about what you think about the new changes.