A diverse array of applications made up our list of growing Facebook apps by daily active users this week. Everything from astrology to luck to virtual gifts, videos, photos, mobile, Chase Community giving and assorted Page tab apps. All told, the apps on the list grew from between 69,500 and 1.7 million DAU. Our 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||1,546,288||+356,460||+30%|
|7.||Gardens of Time||2,604,895||+160,913||+7%|
|8.||VEVO for Artists||324,045||+150,005||+86%|
|10.||Norton Safe Web||149,980||+127,470||+566%|
|16.||Chase Community Giving||81,734||+77,120||+1,671%|
|19.||Welcome Tab for pages by SocialAppsHQ||231,083||+70,385||+44%|
|20.||HTML + iframe + FBML = iwipa||397,764||+69,502||+21%|
The top app on the list tis week was Astrology, which grew mostly in the United States, by 1.7 million DAU. The app includes a pop-up upon use asking the user to allow for daily horoscope posts to their Wall. Luck Daily grew by 355,300 DAU; the app posts your luck “percentage” to your Wall. Send Gift, with 245,800 DAU, is an app that allows users to send virtual gifts to their friends’ Walls, also providing the user the opportunity to subscribe to new gift notifications.
Genç Video grew by 233,400 DAU; the app allows users to view, Like, share and comment on videos. 60 Photos is an app that allows users to click “nice” or “pass” on friends’ Facebook photos, generating feed stories with answers; the app grew by 135,800 DAU. Norton Safe Web grew by 127,500 DAU mostly in the US, as did Yahoo’s app grew with 100,100 DAU.
The friend.ly app added 91,600 DAU, Flipboard saw 77,800 new DAU — the app is for iPad users to view social media content in a magazine-style layout. The Chase Community Giving app grew by 77,100 DAU. Finally, e-Diagnostics is an app that grew mostly in Indonesia by 74,800 DAU; the app appears to be an IQ-type test, which after the user completes, the app asks users to select which of their friends carries traits such as “the best logical reasoning skills,” creating feed stories when answered.
Two mobile apps were on the list. Picplz grew by 87,600 DAU and promises to help users share photos from their phone to Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare. Then there’s eBuddy with 70,500 DAU to allow users to use chat clients on their phones.
Page tabs of all sorts made up the remainder of the list. BandPage by RootMusic grew by 356,500 DAU in the US; the app continues to become the go-to app for musicians to share their music, tour and merch information. VEVO for Artists, the music video tab, grew by 150,000 DAU. Welcome Tab for pages by SocialAppsHQ grew by 70,400 DAU and is set to allow users to share photos or video on a welcome tab. Then HTML + iframe + FBML = iwipa grew by 69,500 DAU; the app allows users to build tabs for their Pages.
All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned for our look at the top emerging apps on Friday.