Pages, Horoscopes, Photos, Birthdays, The Guardian, Windows and More on This Week’s Top 20 Growing Facebook Apps by DAU

Page tab applications were big on our list of growing applications by daily active users, as were also photo, birthday, and horoscope apps. The Guardian, Windows Messenger, iPad and a messenger app also made the list. The titles below grew from between 100,000 and 1.6 million DAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.

Top Gainers This Week

NameDAUGainGain,%
1.  Static HTML: iframe tabs5,600,000+1,600,000+40%
2.  MyPad for iPad2,100,000+400,000+24%
3.  Static Iframe Tab1,500,000+400,000+36%
4.  الأبراج اليومية360,000+320,000+800%
5.  Windows Live Messenger18,200,000+300,000+2%
6.  The Guardian400,000+260,000+186%
7.  MeinKalender – Geburtstag580,000+250,000+76%
8.  Bubble Witch Saga2,500,000+200,000+9%
9.  Diamond Dash2,600,000+200,000+8%
10.  Facebook Messenger for Android5,400,000+200,000+4%
11.  Horoscopes2,300,000+200,000+10%
12.  MyCalendar – Birthdays1,400,000+200,000+17%
13.  PlayStation®Network340,000+160,000+89%
14.  Top Fifty Photos of Friends180,000+140,000+350%
15.  Mynet Çanak Okey530,000+130,000+33%
16.  Mis Fotos470,000+110,000+31%
17.  picplz180,000+110,000+157%
18.  SocialTimes iFrames Wizard130,000+110,000+367%
19.  المزرعة السعيدة760,000+110,000+17%
20.  Astrology4,100,000+100,000+3%

Static HTML: iframe tabs grew by 1.6 million DAU, topping our list, then Static Iframe Tab by 400,000 DAU and SocialTimes iFrames Wizard grew by 110,000 DAU. A few other random apps made the list, including: MyPad for iPad which grew by 400,000 DAU, Windows Live Messenger by 300,000 DAU, The Guardian by 260,000 DAU and Facebook Messenger for Android with 200,000 DAU.

Birthday calendar apps MeinKalender – Geburtstag with 250,000 DAU and MyCalendar – Birthdays by 200,000 DAU. These pair of apps allow users to create a customized birthday calendar with friends’ birthdays but first must invite others. Photo apps on the list included Top Fifty Photos of Friends with 140,000 DAU, Mis Fotos 110,000 DAU and picplz 110,000 DAU. These apps usually ask users to Like, share or rate photos while generating feed or news ticker stories.

Then there are horoscope apps.  الأبراج اليومية grew by 320,000 DAU, Horoscopes by 200,000 DAU and Astrology with 100,000 DAU. These apps either ask users to subscribe to daily Wall posts, or to share the app with your friends.

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned for our look at the top emerging apps on Friday.