A few inactive applications, as well as friend photo apps and Halloween-related apps were on our list of emerging ones by monthly active users this week.The apps on our list grew from between 139,900 and 430,300 MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook. We define emerging applications as those that ended with between 100,000 and 1 million MAU in the past week.
Top Gainers This Week
|1.||State Farm Welcome||430,000||+413,279||+2,472%|
|2.||Static IFRAME Tab : Pin Icon||830,000||+319,019||+62%|
|8.||7 Wonders Around Me||950,000||+219,613||+43%|
|9.||Har Ek Friend Zaroori Hota Hai||680,000||+197,803||+100%|
|10.||Heroes of Neverwinter||430,000||+190,198||+145%|
|11.||House of Fun – Slot Machines||800,000||+179,519||+57%|
|13.||ASOS Fashion Friendsy Win free fashion for a year!||300,000||+175,494||+141%|
|14.||Friends in my NAME||560,000||+173,063||+66%|
|15.||Pieces of Flair||710,000||+167,600||+31%|
The top app on our list this week was State Farm Welcome, which didn’t appear to be working as an app directly on Facebook. Nonetheless the app grew by 413,300 MAU. Then there was a Page tab app, Static IFRAME Tab : Pin Icon, with 319,000 MAU. Music app Tracks.by grew by 299,900 MAU. Then a few Halloween-themed apps were on our list. Halloween Treats asks users to invite their friends before using the app, thus growing 284,400 MAU. Abrazotes! also asked users to invite friends, but also incorporated an auto-share pop-up and published a feed story when you send a “hug” to a friend; it grew by 147,300 MAU. Then the Spanish language Disfrázate grew by 269,000 MAU; the app asks users to try different costumes by overlaying them with Facebook photos, then publishing to the stream.
A few apps utilized similar methods this week, incorporating friends and photos, tagging them as they publish photos to the stream. 7 Wonders Around Me grew by 219,600 MAU, Har Ek Friend Zaroori Hota Hai by 197,800 MAU and Zoozoo Friends by 139,900 MAU.
Other apps included Name Meaning with 178,400 MAU, telling your the meaning of your name in different languages, ASOS Fashion Friendsy Win free fashion for a year! is a contest app that grew by 175,500 MAU. Friends in my NAME grew by 173,100 MAU, Pieces of Flair grew by 167,600 MAU and the inactive app by JibJab grew by 158,600 MAU.
All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned next week for our look at the top weekly gainers by monthly active users on Monday, the top weekly gainers by daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.