21 Questions Is This Week's Fastest Growing Application

Question-and-answer applications are red hot this week.

Applications that ask users to answer and share tough information about their friends on the social network explodes in popularity. But those page creation tools continue to put up some stiff competition. And if you like what you see in this latest ranking, you’ll love the in-depth statistic tool we use to compile these rankings.

The Week’s Fastest Growing Applications

Name Daily Active Users Monthly Active Users Weekly Growth
1.21 Questions 1,057,995 13,269,299 1,660,064
2. Static HTML: iframe tabs 989,583 37,323,806 1,640,660
3. Gardens of Time 2,627,351 11,784,057 1,580,229
4. BandPage by RootMusic 1,462,161 25,765,000 1,189,832
5. HTML + iframe + FBML = iwipa 407,009 7,543,136 1,032,248
6. Skype 2,714,718 6,152,546 949,375
7. Bing 4,440,784 29,277,502 838,502
8. VEVO for Artists 264,932 4,545,568 787,108
9. Daily Horoscope 593,598 8,991,101 751,807
10.Truth Game 417,822 5,048,604 716,814
11. Between You and Me 332,580 4,207,246 635,712
12. Welcome Tab For Pages 247,369 4,492,961 616,427
13. Chase Community Giving 174,974 1,095,664 611,401
14. Zuma Blitz 1,033,823 4,926,642 556,311
15. Badoo 1,990,785 28,947,440 524,146
16. CityVille 19,423,386 90,386,733 518,805
17. Genç Video 97,589 938,243 517,552
18. Truths About You 293,742 3,688,742 490,931
19. Diamond Dash 1,485,513 8,717,527 468,181
20. Yahoo! 7,929,334 14,950,359 459,067

Question Applications

Just when you thought it was over, applications that aim to have you share little known truths about your friends return as the hot trend on this week’s list; 21 Questions moved up five spots to the number one spot, with 1,660,064 adds this week.

Three newcomers are also sitting pretty. Truth Game cuts the countdown in two; the quiz app saw a 716,814 increase. A third alternative, Between You and Me, can be found just a place behind as it welcomed 635,712 curious minds. Truths About You finishes in 18th with a weekly growth total of 490,931.

Page Creation Tools

Pushed down a notch out for the first time in weeks, Static HTML: iframe tabs pages built and view totals are tallied at 1,640,660, putting the application in second place Iwipa comes in fifth, as the page building tool had an increase of 1,032,248 over the last seven days.

Welcome Tab For Pages holds steady in the 12th position for another week in a row. with the help of 693,133 social networkers adding the tools.

Games

Playdom’s Gardens of Time made a tremendous debut this week, ahead of all other games; the application had 1,580,229 new players hooked. And PopCap’s hit game Zuma Blitz returned to claim the 14th position, with a 556,311 user increase.

CityVille, developed by Zynga, takes a fall; the gaming app stays on the fastest growing list though coming in 16th with 518,805 new gamers. Also slipping a few more spots, the Wooga developed Diamond Dash lands in the 18th spot this week with a 468,181 increase.

Music

BandPage by RootMusic continues to be the go-to application to help ease and improve the social networking presence of musicians; the tool moves up to fourth this week with a 1,189,832 weekly growth. Well known video application VEVO for Artists – which shares a similar goal – climbs our list at a rapid rate, nabbing the eighth spot, with a 787,108 increase.

Facebook Connect

Skype has a massive week as it returns to the fastest growing applications list in the sixth spot; 949,375 users will now be have the ability to see what their friends are up to on the social network from the video and phone application.

Bing is now advertising Facebook integration, and as a result the Microsoft search engine had 838,502 social networkers connecting their accounts to help keep the application in the seventh spot once again. And Yahoo climbs back on to the top 20, as 459,067 new users have synched their accounts since last Friday.

Fun Applications

Daily Horoscope, developed by Soft Reklam, slips to ninth place this week with 751,807 adds. Chase Community Giving makes this list for the first time this week with the addition of 611,401 participants putting the charity application in 13th place.

After an extended absence, Badoo returns in the 15th position. The app saw 524,146 new minglers in the past seven days. And the Turkish video application Genç Vid had new 517,552 viewers tuning in placing it in the 17th spot.

Readers, did you find yourself starting to use any of the applications that made the list this week?