Page tab applications were huge on our list of apps growing by monthly active users this week, growing by the millions, alongside dating apps, Facebook’s mobile app, a photo and video app and more. The titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 451,100 and 3.7 million MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.
Top Gainers This Week
|1.||Static HTML: iframe tabs||39,807,670||+3,723,942||+10%|
|3.||Facebook for Every Phone||9,127,843||+2,187,523||+32%|
|9.||Are YOU Interested?||9,804,558||+822,519||+9%|
|14.||BandPage by RootMusic||29,244,353||+558,180||+2%|
|16.||Wildfire’s iFrames for Pages||5,966,531||+543,754||+10%|
|19.||Welcome tab app for Pages||8,445,745||+482,117||+6%|
|20.||Pagemodo Custom Welcome Tab||1,454,095||+451,111||+45%|
Static HTML: iframe tabs grew by 3.7 million MAU, Wildfire’s iFrames for Pages grew by 543,800 MAU, Welcome tab app for Pages grew by 482,100 MAU and Pagemodo Custom Welcome Tab by 451,100 MAU. There were some other apps used as tools on Facebook’s platform that were on our list, too. Facebook for Every Phone grew by 2.1 million MAU, Toolbar Widget is a downloadable browser app to allow users to update Facebook via a toolbar. Then BandPage by RootMusic grew by 558,200 MAU mostly in the United States; this app, of course, allows musicians to promote themselves on a landing tab including giving users the chance to listen to music.
Two dating apps were on the list. Are YOU Interested? grew by 822,500 MAU grew mostly in the US, India and the United Kingdom. Then Cupid grew by 667,600 MAU in UK, India and Philippines. It’s interesting to note that these apps are growing in non-US markets, and given the fact they are not as often as these lists as they had been, it’s breaking into these new markets that’s driving a lot of the growth.
Most of the rest of the list was made up of leisure apps.
60photos grew by 3.3 million MAU; this app allows users to rate the photos of their friends, posting Wall notifications when positive ratings are doled out. PicBadges is an app that grew by more than 1 million MAU mostly in the Philippines; the Connect app adds a badge to your profile photo and publishes copious feed notifications in the process. Then there were a pair of calendar apps; MyCalendar grew by 1.7 million MAU and allows users to create a customized calendar of their friends’ birthdays and MeinKalender grew by 986,900 MAU, the German app starts off by asking users to send requests to their friends to use the calendar app.
Yahoo’s app grew by 642,500 MAU in the US, Video Galerisi is a Turkish video app allowing users to Like and share videos and grew by 551,700 MAU. Finally, 21 questions grew by 503,200 MAU by asking users questions about their friends, publishing a feed story to the Wall of said friend with each answer.
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.