Pages, Bubble Safari, GifBoom, Groupon, Disqus, more on this week’s top 20 emerging Facebook apps

There were a few notable additions to our list of emerging Facebook applications by monthly active users this week. We define emerging applications as those that ended with between 100,000 and 1 million MAU in the past week.

GifBoom, a mobile app that produces animated gifs, made the list for the first time. Facebook’s developer site made the list, as did Disqus and Kindle. This week’s top apps grew from between 20,000 and 220,000 MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.

Top Gainers This Week

1.   Developer Site650,000+550,000+ 550%
2.   GifBoom490,000+310,000+ 172%
3.   Bubble Safari280,000+278,000+ 13,900%
4.   Clicker.com440,000+250,000+ 132%
5.   Html680,000+250,000+ 58%
6.   Groupon740,000+240,000+ 48%
7.   Taringa!900,000+220,000+ 32%
8.   Bubble Blitz210,000+203,000+ 2,900%
9.   Fanpage.it890,000+190,000+ 27%
10.   Top Shot: The Game870,000+190,000+ 28%
11.   MinuteClinic Special Offers170,000+169,990+ 1,699,900%
12.   GiveMeFootball220,000+160,000+ 267%
13.   Kindle400,000+160,000+ 67%
14.   Zombie Island660,000+160,000+ 32%
15.   5th Grader210,000+150,000+ 250%
16.   DISQUS580,000+150,000+ 35%
17.   Koramgame Login!590,000+140,000+ 31%
18.   QBet Casino380,000+140,000+ 58%
19.   Profile Covers770,000+130,000+ 20%
20.   Banjo430,000+560,000+ 43%

Facebook’s Developer Site topped our list this week. GifBoom is a mobile app that creates animated photos. Games were led by Bubble Safari, and then there appeared to be a gambling app, too, QBet Casino.

There were a few page-related apps, Html and allows allows users to customize page tabs. There were a few website integrations: Clicker.comTaringa! and GiveMeFootball.

Groupon’s app, the Kindle and social commenting app DISQUS were also on the list.

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned next week for our look at the top weekly gainers by monthly active users on Monday, the top weekly gainers by daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.