Different types of video-related applications were popular on our list of growing Facebook apps by monthly active users this week, as were photo and Page tab apps. We also saw horoscope and friend apps, and the Chase Community Giving app. The apps on our list this week grew from between 347,600 to 2.7 million MAU.
The list is compiled 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.||BandPage by RootMusic||26,867,709||+2,057,338||+8%|
|3.||Gardens of Time||12,332,879||+1,734,785||+16%|
|5.||VEVO for Artists||5,156,458||+1,284,449||+33%|
|6.||HTML + iframe + FBML = iwipa||7,931,427||+1,143,277||+17%|
|7.||Static HTML: iframe tabs||37,071,055||+1,117,745||+3%|
|9.||Welcome Tab for Pages||4,779,528||+744,249||+18%|
|11.||Chase Community Giving||1,163,103||+582,476||+100%|
|16.||Welcome Tab for pages by SocialAppsHQ||4,414,157||+455,231||+11%|
|17.||Pieces of Flair||1,111,146||+408,380||+58%|
|19.||Compatibility With My Friends||1,514,101||+385,296||+34%|
The app that saw the highest increase in MAU this week was 60 Photos, an app that saw 2.7 million MAU and allows users to rate friends’ photos, generating a feed story with a positive rating. Another photo app, OndaPix, grew by 347,600 MAU in both the United States and Mexico, publishing both a feed story and photo album after users are allowed to add designs to their own photos, or those of their friends.
Then there were all manner of video-related apps. BandPage by RootMusic grew by 2 million MAU. It is often used by bands as a landing tab featuring music videos and other information. Star Video, with 1.5 million MAU, is another video app. VEVO for Artists with 1.2 million MAU this week has been growing as a landing tab for artists’ Pages, too, by allowing them to feature their music videos on a tab. Finally, Genç Video added 1.3 million MAU this week; the app allows users to view, Like and share videos to the stream.
Page tab apps were popular again on our list. HTML + iframe + FBML = iwipa grew by 1.1 million MAU, Static HTML: iframe tabs grew by 1.1 million MAU, Welcome Tab for Pages grew by 744,300 MAU and Welcome Tab for pages by SocialAppsHQ grew by 455,200 MAU. The apps allow users to create custom Page tabs.
The rest of the list included several types of apps.
Chase Community Giving grew by 582,500 MAU. Daily Horoscope grew mostly in Turkey by 511,200 MAU. Yahoo’s app grew mostly in the US by 497,800 MAU. Pieces of Flair grew by 408,400 MAU; the app allows users to create custom buttons/virtual gifts for their own Walls or those of their friends. Finally, Compatibility With My Friends, which publishes a photo and feed story upon calculating your relationship with your Facebook friends, grew by 385,300 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.