Horoscopes, as well as Spotify, a few dating applications, Page tabs, video apps, photos, Bing and Yahoo were on our list of growing apps by daily active users this week. The titles on our list below grew from between 94,900 and 4.4 million DAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.
Top Gainers This Week
|2.||The Sims Social||10,675,264||+2,863,686||+37%|
|17.||The Pokerist club — Texas Poker||257,549||+114,349||+80%|
|18.||Static Iframe Tab||598,040||+99,626||+20%|
Daily Horoscope grew by 4.4 million DAU in the United States, Mexico and Italy while the Arabic version, الأبراج اليومية, grew by 512,000 DAU this week. These apps usually grow by asking users to invite their friends, as well as posting to the feed regularly. Then the music service Spotify grew by 2.2 million DAU this week mostly in the US and the United Kingdom.
Dating apps also made our list this week, although not the typically popular ones. Onedate grew in Italy and France by 520,900 DAU, TopFace grew by 342,700 DAU and Niik by 232,300 MAU in the US. these apps seemed to use photos to leverage peoples’ interest in each other. Page tab apps on our list this week included Welcome Tab with 176,800 DAU, Static Iframe Tab with 99,600 DAU and My Tab with 94,900 DAU.
Video apps on our list this week included werevertumorro, which grew almost entirely in Mexico by 145,300 DAU, and is basically a video network. Then Divx Video grew by 134,500 DAU and is a Turkish video app. Picplz is an app that helps users share photos via Connect and grew by 119,000 DAU. Then Bing grew by 116,000 DAU and Yahoo grew by 96,000 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.