The most read app reviews: the top apps that you downloaded in 2018.

At The Good Web Guide, we feel it is our duty to keep you in the know about the latest and best apps around. Thus we delight in bringing you an “app of the week” as well as regular app round-ups with interesting themes. Here are the reviews that you, our readers, liked best this year.

Couch to 5K

Couch to 5K, an easy-to-follow, nine-week running program that is produced in association with the BBC, has helped hundreds of thousands of people get off their sofas and onto the pavements.


Millennials go crazy for this peer-to-peer shopping app, which cleverly combines a social media-style interface and functionality with a platform for buying and selling pre-loved clothes.

Culture Trip

Wide-eyed wanderers need Culture Trip, the app that brings you personalised content and recommendations about wherever you are in the world and wherever you plan go.


With the Pocket app, you can save articles and videos to a personal list – that is synced to all of your devices – and read them later without any need for WiFi.


Thinkladder is a refreshing wellbeing app that helps users establish healthier thought patterns through its clean interface and inspirational content.

Best Apps for Gardeners

Back in May, when the summer and Chelsea Flower Show were in full bloom, we proposed five apps that every gardener needs on their phone. These included GrowIt!, My Garden, Agrobase, Garden Answers and iScape. You liked reading that round-up; we hope the apps bore fruit for you…

December 2018