Today we take a look at the Facebook applications that our topping our overall weekly growth leaderboard. There have been quite a few shakeups, and only a few of the previous week’s apps have held on. We once again see, as also evident in this week’s explosive list, the continuing trend of success from applications using the social network’s Connect plugins. Check out this week’s list below.
Facebook Application Leaderboard*
Answers.com had a phenomenal week, claiming the top spot on this here list after 11,152,435 people logged into the site using their Facebook information. Like its name suggests, the site and page provide answers to almost any feasible question imaginable that you can share with friends on the social network.
Similarly, eHow.com had a tremendous week, taking a spot right behind Answers, as there were 10,930,829 sign-ins using Facebook accounts. Watch videos and read helpful guides on the page to simplify potentially tough tasks.
Dailymotion takes the next spot on our list; the video streaming application saw an excellent increase of 9,186,058 people logging in through Facebook. Right now the page is showing news directly from the crisis in Egypt.
Using the convenient Photobucket application allows you to login and share pictures directly from within Facebook, and 5,948,187 users of both services gave Photobucket’s application a high ranking spot on our fastest growing list this week.
An impressive 5,859,980 social networkers synched their Myspace and Facebook accounts over the past seven days. During that time, MSN‘s overall application that welcomes Facebook profiles accrued an additional 5,562,697 users. The Huffington Post had such an excellent week that it landed on both leaderboards; 4,841,270 people made getting their news from the media source more interactive by logging in using Facebook.
Badoo took a bit of a fall, but is still holding on with another noteworthy week. 4,765,271 Facebook users started to mingle on the dating and networking application.
Causes rounds out our list this week; 3,637,102 Facebook profiles joined or added a cause of since last Wednesday, connecting with a non-profit organization’s online community using this application.
*The leaderboard shown in this article is the one sorted by weekly growth.