Birthdays, Page Tabs, Band Apps, Scribd, Cupid and Skype on This Week’s Top 20 Growing Facebook Apps by MAU

A birthday application topped our list of the fastest growing by monthly active users this week, followed by a half dozen Page tab apps, a pair of band apps, Scribd, Cupid, Skype and a profile banner app were also on the list. The titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 400,000 and 1.1 million MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.

Top Gainers This Week

Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1.  MyCalendar – Birthdays 20,100,000 +1,100,000 +6%
2.  Pagemodo Custom Welcome Tab 8,000,000 +1,000,000 +14%
3.  Scribd 11,300,000 +1,000,000 +10%
4.  Zynga Game Bar 3,500,000 +900,000 +35%
5.  Mafia Wars 2 12,200,000 +837,909 +40,072%
6.  Static Iframe Tab 15,900,000 +800,000 +5%
7.  Wildfire’s iFrames for Pages 9,000,000 +700,000 +8%
8.  Welcome tab app for Pages 11,800,000 +700,000 +6%
9.  Banner de perfil en espagnol 2,000,000 +600,000 +43%
10.  BandPage by RootMusic 28,500,000 +600,000 +2%
11.  Texas HoldEm Poker 29,800,000 +600,000 +2%
12.  Bubble Witch Saga 5,600,000 +566,980 +20%
13.  Band Profile: Profile Pages for Musicians 13,100,000 +500,000 +4%
14.  Ravenskye City 4,300,000 +442,220 +1,592%
15.  Welcome 3,600,000 +400,000 +13%
16.  Iwipa Website: HTML + iframe + FBML 17,200,000 +400,000 +2%
17.  Social Empires 4,300,000 +400,000 +10%
18.  Cupid 3,600,000 +400,000 +13%
19.  Skype 6,900,000 +400,000 +6%
20.  開心水族箱 3,800,000 +400,000 +12%

MyCalendar – Birthdays topped our list this week, growing 1.1 million MAU, and surpassing 20 million total. The app asks users to first invite their friends to use it before being able to add their birthdays to a customized calendar.

Then there were a half dozen Page tab apps on our list. Pagemodo Custom Welcome Tab grew 1 million MAU, Static Iframe Tab by 800,000 MAU, Wildfire’s iFrames for Pages by 700,000 MAU, Welcome tab app for Pages by 700,000 MAU, Welcome by 400,000 MAU and Iwipa Website: HTML + iframe + FBML by 400,000 MAU.

Band apps on the list included BandPage by RootMusic, which grew by 600,000 MAU and Band Profile: Profile Pages for Musicians by 500,000 MAU.

Finally there was Scribd with 1 million MAU, photo profile banner app Banner de perfil en espagnol by 600,000 MAU, dating app Cupid by 400,000 MAU and Skype by 400,000 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.

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