Facebook Is Top Free Android App

Facebook for Android the bestselling free Android app for the week, according to research from Google Play. The app went up the charts from No. 3 last week, beating out Google Street View, which has held the No. 1 spot for a few weeks now. Pandora also shot up the list this week to No. 3 from No. 10 last week.

Below, we’ve listed the top free Android apps of the week. The list links to Google Play’s research about the individual apps, including user reviews.

To prepare for Mediabistro’s upcoming Publishing App Summit on December 4, 2012, we spotlight the top free apps every week–helping our readers discover, enjoy and analyze successful content.

Top Free Android Apps of the Week

1. Facebook for Android

2. Street View on Google

3. Pandora

4. Voice Search

4. Gmail

5. Facebook Messenger

6. Instagram

7. Adobe Flash Player 11

8. Gmail

9. Temple Maps

10. Google Maps