Friend quizzes continued to be popular on our list of growing Facebook applications as measured by monthly active users this week. There were also a few Page tab applications, and the Are YOU Interested? dating app, a photo app, calendar and BandPage by RootMusic. The titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 464,800 and 4.7 million MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.
Top Gainers This Week
|1.||The Sims Social||7,324,839||+4,729,401||+182%|
|3.||Static HTML: iframe tabs||47,751,325||+1,874,214||+4%|
|5.||The Smurfs & Co||5,179,425||+1,826,178||+54%|
|7.||Are YOU Interested?||12,805,967||+1,264,540||+11%|
|8.||The Pokerist club — Texas Poker||3,351,092||+1,018,296||+44%|
|10.||Between You and Me||7,528,010||+906,284||+14%|
|12.||Truths About You||6,899,546||+795,193||+13%|
|15.||BandPage by RootMusic||31,993,897||+531,721||+2%|
|17.||Static Iframe Tab||8,050,593||+512,698||+7%|
|18.||iwipa: HTML + iframe + FBML||13,860,189||+503,801||+4%|
|19.||Texas HoldEm Poker||35,311,169||+488,818||+1%|
21 questions grew by 2.8 million MAU this week, Truth Game by 966,700 MAU, Between You and Me grew by 906,300 MAU, Truths About You by 795,200 MAU and Get Revealed grew by 679,600 MAU. Each of these friend quiz apps basically does the same thing, asking the user questions about their friends, then posting the answer either to the user’s Wall or to that of their friend.
Page tab apps on our list this week included Static HTML: iframe tabs with 1.8 million MAU, Welcome Tab with 1.3 million, Static Iframe Tab with 512,700 MAU and iwipa: HTML + iframe + FBML with 503,800 MAU.
MyCalendar grew by 1.8 million MAU this week; the app asks users to invite their friends to use the app before using it. Are YOU Interested? is a dating app that grew by 1.2 million MAU. BandPage by RootMusic grew by 531,700 MAU. Finally, Photos + grew by 464,800 MAU.
All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned for our look at the top weekly gainers by daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.