Facebook’s mobile feature phone app, Facebook for Every Phone, topped our list with more than 5 million MAU. Calendar apps, photos, quizzes, a handful of Page tab apps, Are You Interested? and Cupid, Yahoo and BandPage by RootMusic rounded out the list. The titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 395,100 and 5.4 million MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.
Top Gainers This Week
|1.||Facebook for Every Phone||15,222,109||+5,399,743||+55%|
|4.||Static HTML: iframe tabs||42,246,438||+2,438,768||+6%|
|5.||The Smurfs & Co||1,568,701||+1,489,818||+1,889%|
|7.||Are YOU Interested?||11,078,386||+1,135,441||+11%|
|9.||BandPage by RootMusic||30,303,903||+1,098,219||+4%|
|14.||Static Iframe Tab||7,019,593||+505,274||+8%|
|18.||Pagemodo Custom Welcome Tab||1,975,089||+473,530||+32%|
|19.||Welcome tab app for Pages||8,841,845||+396,100||+5%|
Facebook for Every Phone grew by about 5.4 million MAU this week, far surpassing the next most popular app, MyCalendar which grew by 4.3 million MAU. There were a few other calendar apps on the list, MeinKalender with 1.2 million MAU and MonCalendrier with 526,000 MAU. The calendars almost immediately ask users to invite friends to the app in order to use it.
A few friend interaction apps were on the list; 60photos grew by 3.8 million MAU. This app asks users to rate their friends’ Facebook photos and then publishes stories to their Walls with positive ratings. 21 questions grew by 851,200 MAU; the story asks users questions about their friends and publishes a feed story to their Wall with each answer. The Connect app freequizz.es, which grew by 491,400 MAU, asks users questions about their friends — then asks them to invite those friends to use the app as well.
Page tab apps were popular this week. Static HTML: iframe tabs grew by 2.4 million MA,. Static Iframe Tab by 505,300 MAU, Pagemodo Custom Welcome Tab grew by 473,500 MAU and Welcome tab app for Pages by 396,100 MAU.
Two dating apps grew on our list pretty significantly this week. Are YOU Interested? by 1.1 million MAU and Cupid by just about the same. BandPage by RootMusic grew by just over 1 million MAU and Yahoo’s app grew by 712,300 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.