Football and soccer-related were both popular on our list of Pages growing by the number of Likes this week. In addition to several games, popular musical acts like Adele and LMFAO, 50 Cent’s energy drink Street King, a religious Page, McDonald’s, Samsung Mobile and more.
We compile this list with our PageData tool, which tracks Page growth across Facebook.
|Name||Likes||Daily Growth||Weekly Growth|
|1.||David Villa Sánchez||3,130,174||+6,477||+1,081,402|
|2.||Modern Warfare 2||4,968,619||+2,637||+946,505|
|4.||The Pittsburgh Steelers||3,576,123||+3,550||+581,938|
|6.||The Walking Dead||3,575,779||+71,772||+477,680|
|9.||Texas Hold’em Poker||51,619,469||+63,409||+410,011|
|13.||Atlanta Falcons Football Club||582,201||+1,106||+372,883|
|14.||Pepe Reina Official||408,188||+305||+367,752|
|19.||facebook realesed the new Dislike Button™! Add it Now!! not a fake!||445,351||0||+333,025|
The football and soccer Pages on our list seemed to make their appearance due to consolidations, as most of the jumps in Likes came from one-day leaps. Spanish FC Barcelona player David Villa Sánchez saw more than 1 million new Likes this week, topping our list, bringing his total to 3.1 million. The Pittsburgh Steelers grew by 582,000 to 3.5 million, the Atlanta Falcons Football Club grew by 372,900 to 582,200 Likes and Spanish Premier League goalie Pepe Reina saw his Page grow by 367,800 Likes to 408,200.
Games on the list included Modern Warfare 2 at number two with 946,500 Likes to grow to 4.9 million, though it seemed to be a Page consolidation. Then there was Texas Hold’em Poker, moving 410,000 Likes to 51.6 million. Battlefield grew by 328,800 Likes to 2. million after moving from its beta version to its final version this week.
Music-related Pages included Jamaicansmusic.com, which appeared to be a consolidation-related jump of 700,700 Likes taking the Page to 1.2 million. Then Adele’s Page grew by 471,800 Likes to 7.4 million and finally LMFAO grew by 427,000 to 7 million by promoting their performances and album.
Film and TV Pages included the popular TV show “The Walking Dead” growing by 477,700 Likes to 3.5 million. The popular film “Paranormal Activity” with 379,200 Likes to grow to 8.7 million and the two Pages frequently on our list as of late: “Titanic” with 409,500 Likes to grow to 13.4 million and “Titanic” with 356,200 Likes to grow to 8.9 million.
The rest of the Pages were a mixed bag. Jesus Daily grew by 489,700 to 9.6 million Likes. Samsung Mobile grew by 390,500 Likes to 2.8 million by promoting engagement and prizes. Street King is a really interesting case of a product-charity combo; rapper 50 Cent is promoting his energy drink by pairing it with a Page growth charity giveaway. If the Page gets to 1 million, he will double his donation to feed 1 million hungry children; the result is 363,900 Likes this week to bring the Page to 400,500. Facebook’s Page grew by 352,700 Likes to 54.5 million, McDonald’s with 349,200 Likes to 11.3 million and facebook realesed the new Dislike Button™! Add it Now!! not a fake! 333,000 Likes to 445,400.