Photos, Page Tabs, Phrases, Quizzes and Dating on This Week’s Top 20 Growing Facebook Apps by MAU

Most of the list of applications growing by monthly active users this week consisted of photo and Page tab apps. Other than that, there was a dating app, quiz app and Phrases (new), still not available in the United States. The titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 547,200 and 12.5 million MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.

Top Gainers This Week

NameMAUGainGain,%
1.  The Sims Social48,524,129+12,504,160+35%
2.  TopFace5,770,336+3,204,046+125%
3.  Static HTML: iframe tabs53,466,161+2,808,801+6%
4.  Welcome Tab13,165,111+1,950,142+17%
5.  Static Iframe Tab12,537,029+1,568,973+14%
6.  Zuma Blitz5,765,854+1,532,067+36%
7.  60photos10,709,559+1,335,832+14%
8.  iwipa: HTML + iframe + FBML17,542,212+1,073,374+7%
9.  Social Empires6,022,048+949,895+19%
10.  Phrases (new)2,564,661+815,048+47%
11.  Static HTML… [Third Tab]2,232,349+808,830+57%
12.  Friends Photos4,387,983+787,715+22%
13.  21 questions31,229,948+746,531+2%
14.  Pioneer Trail22,503,818+718,699+3%
15.  FarmVille36,420,878+658,589+2%
16.  Are YOU Interested?16,791,208+627,727+4%
17.  Mystery Manor3,581,209+588,788+20%
18.  Magic Land3,672,425+585,785+19%
19.  Diamond Dash12,057,202+552,615+5%
20.  Adventure World924,401+547,169+33,002%

TopFace grew by 3.2 million MAU this week, asking users to rate photos of their friends, then publishing the ratings to their Walls. 60photos with 1.3 million MAU seemed to operate similarly and Friends Photos with 787,700 MAU did as well.

Page tab apps were popular this week on our list. Static HTML: iframe tabs grew by 2.8 million MAU, Welcome Tab by 1.9 million MAU, Static Iframe Tab by 1.5 million MAU, iwipa: HTML + iframe + FBML by just over 1 million MAU and Static HTML… [Third Tab] by 808,800 MAU.

Then there was Phrases (new) with 815,100 MAU, quiz app 21 questions with 746,500 MAU which publishes answers to quiz apps to the stream and dating app Are YOU Interested? with 627,700 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.