Tokyo-headquartered app monetization service Metaps announced that the total downloads of apps on the Android monetization platform “metaps” has surpassed 1 billion.

Metaps is an Android monetization platform that supports developers by providing them with the necessary tools and know-how to successfully attract and engage users. The metaps platform consists of the Freemium Ad Network DirectTAP, Exchanger and metaps offerwall products, providing a complete suite of monetization solutions to Android developers.

The rapid growth of metaps platform can be attributed to the company’s expansion to in Asian markets, according to Metaps CEO Katsuaki Sato. Metap has entered into partnerships with LINE and KAKAO. The recent opening of their Shanghai office has also improved implementation of Metaps developer solutions in Greater China.

Last year, Metaps closed $11 million series B round of funding led by Fidelity Growth Partners Japan and now has offices in Japan, US, Singapore, China, Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong.

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