We found an array of Facebook applications on our list of the fastest growing 20 list by daily active users this week. There were some that provided horoscopes, others that analyzed your profile, some allowed you to view videos, then there was a family tree app, a music app, a Page admin app, and a few others. The apps on our list grew from between 371,200 and 2 million DAU. We compile the list using AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook, and covers those that gained the most users in the past seven days.
Top Gainers This Week
|2.||Static HTML: iframe tabs||1,499,375||+376,719||+34%|
|5.||BandPage by RootMusic||1,739,736||+193,448||+13%|
|7.||The Fortune Teller||1,118,319||+161,301||+17%|
|11.||Windows Live Messenger||15,862,334||+142,941||+0.91%|
|15.||Mynet Çanak Okey||650,629||+95,480||+17%|
|18.||Your World Rank||145,533||+87,375||+150%|
|20.||MyPad for iPad||371,179||+79,231||+27%|
Daily Horoscope grew by more than 2 million DAU; the app grew in Turkey and tells users they will be able to receive daily updates on their Walls. Astrology, with 102,700 DAU, asks users to receive daily Wall posts of horoscopes as well.
There was a selection of friend-related apps apps, too. The Fortune Teller is a profile analyzer that added 161,300 DAU, as is Friend Matrix added 149,100 DAU (it’s a Connect app), Your World Rank added 87,400 DAU and publishes profile statistics as a feed story. Finally WhoIsNear? is a combination check-in and social app that publishes feed stories when you check-in to wherever you are on Facebook; the app grew by 149,100 DAU.
The rest of the list included a variety of apps. Static HTML: iframe tabs grew by 376,700 DAU; the app allows Page admins to create customized tabs. Yahoo’s app grew by 248,500 DAU. BandPage by RootMusic grew by 193,500 DAU mostly in the United States.
Windows Live Messenger grew by about 143,000 DAU. Foursquare grew by 111,300 DAU in the US and Indonesia. Family Tree, a genealogy Facebook app, grew by 101,300 DAU in the US. Finally, the Facebook app for ipad, MyPad for iPad, grew by 79,200 DAU.
All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned for our look at the top emerging apps on Friday.