**TLDR: The Most Popular AI Tools**
– Artificial intelligence (AI) had a breakout year in 2023, with large language models (LLMs) and text-to-image generators gaining attention and interest.
– The visualization ranks and visualizes the most popular AI tools of 2023, using data from Writerbuddy and Coatue.
Artificial intelligence (AI) had a breakout year in 2023, with large language models (LLMs) and text-to-image generators capturing the attention and imagination of technologists and investors alike. This visualization takes data from Writerbuddy and Coatue to rank and visualize the most popular AI tools of 2023, along with key recent tech adoption cycles and the software products that defined them.
The most visited AI tool websites of 2023 are ranked in this visualization. ChatGPT, the product by OpenAI that sparked the AI boom in 2022, emerged as the most popular AI tool of 2023. Following ChatGPT is Character.AI, a collection of characters that users can freely converse with. QuillBot rounds out the top three most popular AI web products of 2023. These top three collectively account for more than 80% of visits to AI product websites.
Despite still being in the early stages of adoption, AI has already produced tools that have garnered billions of visits and thousands of paying users for premium versions. The launch and propagation of software products is a key driver for the user adoption of breakthrough technologies. As public adoption of AI continues, more powerful and unique AI tools and products can be expected.