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PicYou - iPhone Photo App with 1 Million Downloads and Website

At a glance ?

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Google PR
Site Type
Social Network
Ruby on ​​Rails
Site Age
4 years

Traffic ?

Page Views
Unique Visits

Financials ?

Gross Revenue
Net Profit

Traffic ?

Uniques Page Views
Oct 12 237,690 1,872,871
Sep 12 210,256 1,411,428
Aug 12 193,798 1,480,868
Jul 12 151,286 1,340,086
Jun 12 125,812 1,255,349
May 12 127,507 1,370,484

Traffic Health ?

Pages / Session
Avg. Session Duration
Bounce Rate

Financials ?

Monetization Methods

  • This website earns revenue with Advertising Sales. It is recommended to request a video walk through from the seller to verify all revenue claims.

Last 6 Months Claimed Revenue and Profit

Revenue Costs Profit
May 12 $0 $0 $0
Jun 12 $750 $750 $0
Jul 12 $750 $750 $0
Aug 12 $750 $750 $0
Sep 12 $750 $750 $0
Oct 12 $750 $750 $0

Seller's Notes

PicYou Website and iPhone app for sale

Website: PicYou - Upload and share your photos instantly

iOS iPhone App: PicYou Share Photos with Free Camera Filters


In the Press

The Next Web: Instagram Alternative PicYou Launches iPhone App

The Next Web: PicYou Downloaded 128,000 Times in 10 Days - The Next Web

PicYou Launches Marketing Platform for Photo Sharing on Twitter and Facebook


About PicYou

With a simple photo you can connect with others from around the world and explore new things to do or see. PicYou is a great way to share stunning photos with friends, wherever you are. Upload a photo and let PicYou do the rest with its awesome filters and frames.


Site and iPhone app features:

☆ Free PicYou filters (including Albion, Killowatt, Infatuation, Zeitgeist, Gammanation, Dreamy, Ralston, Cuttlefish and Hipster)
☆ Cool PicYou frames
☆ Share your photos instantly on Facebook and Twitter
☆ Make friends with likes & comments
☆ Sign-up for PicYou with Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter, or OpenID account
☆ Unlimited photos in the cloud
☆ PicYou API for developers



- Over 1 Million iOS app downloads / updates

- 2.4 Million photos uploaded

- 600,000+ registered members


PicYou website / iPhone app included:

- Website and app source code, graphics, domain name, access to servers and data

- All iOS iPhone app source codes and transfer of ownership

- PicYou social networks and analytic accounts


PicYou Social Networks

- Facebook: facebook.com/picyouapp (over 12,000 likes)

- Twitter: twitter.com/pic_you (over 11,000 followers)

- Tumblr: blog.picyou.com 

Additional Revenue Details

Revenue comes from Google AdSense on the website, iOS app filter sales and iOS advertisements. The revenue is offset by the cost to operate the servers. Comes close to breakeven. More areas of revenue generation can be explored including selling custom branded filters (see:PicYou Launches Marketing Platform for Photo Sharing on Twitter and Facebook).

Additional Traffic Details

Website traffic has grown steadily to 15,000 visitors/day and continues to climb.

Mobile over 600k/mo. average sessions thru Flurry iOS analytics.


Site Info

Site Established ? July 2011
Built With ?
Google Analytics Detected ? Yes
More info: BuiltWith

Domain Info

Domain Registered ? 18 January 2006
Registrar ? GODADDY.COM
More info: Wayback Machine and Whois

Site Uniqueness

Content Unique ? Yes
Design Unique ? Yes
More info: Plagspotter and Copyscape

SEO Presence

Pages In Google ? 869,000
MajesticSEO Inbound Links ? 562,944
SEOmoz mozRank ? 5.34
Alexa Rank ? 72,476
More info: SEOmoz and SEMRush


bestbloghosting ( | $89.9K )
Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:34:49 AEDT

Nicely done! Have you had any problems from Instagram?

picyou ( | $80.1K )
Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:36:11 AEDT

@BBH - thank you. We have not had any problems.

elitweb ( | $92.7K )
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 07:54:46 AEDT

please pm me reserve as well.

picyou ( | $80.1K )
Thu, 29 Nov 2012 06:26:04 AEDT

Hi, thanks for all the interest. At this time we are not revealing the reserve price.
Feel free to PM with any other questions.
Thank you,
PY Team

picyou ( | $80.1K )
Thu, 29 Nov 2012 08:06:06 AEDT

Further details including analytics, user demographic, revenue, etc. can be downloaded now. A lot of people have been asking for further details so we are posting it publicly so everyone can have access to them: http://www.mediafire.com/?jx6j0hu660n56

elitweb ( | $92.7K )
Sat, 01 Dec 2012 09:48:01 AEDT

What are the advantages of using this over Instagram?

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