Spotify, YouTube and More on This Week’s Top 20 Growing Facebook Apps by DAU

Music applications like Spotify continued growing in the wake of Facebook’s most recent redesign on our list of the fastest growing apps by daily active users this week. There were also a few mobile apps, social network integrations and a few others. The titles below grew from between 80,200 and 987,800 DAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.

Top Gainers This Week

1.  Spotify2,300,000+987,824+75%
2.  MyPad for iPad2,100,000+573,828+38%
3.  Mafia Wars 2360,000+359,959+877,949%
4.  Ravenskye City430,000+326,811+1,409%
5.  YouTube720,000+276,975+63%
6.  Bubble Witch Saga1,300,000+265,150+28%
7.  Yahoo!12,800,000+175,755+1%
8.  FarmVille7,600,000+150,270+2%
9.  Test Console420,000+135,137+47%
10.  BandPage by RootMusic1,500,000+108,601+8%
11.  Words With Friends4,100,000+104,528+3%
12.  WhoIsNear?460,000+103,763+29%
13.  Grooveshark180,000+100,912+128%
14.  60photos160,000+99,033+162%
15.  MindJolt Games900,000+98,744+12%
16.  Twitter1,100,000+83,130+8%
17.  Foursquare490,000+81,906+20%
18.  MyPad for iPhone320,000+80,537+35%
19.  Pandora960,000+80,463+9%
20.  Samsung Mobile2,800,000+80,202+3%


Spotify topped our list this week with 987,800 DAU, beating out the other three music apps on our list by a lot. BandPage by RootMusic grew by 108,600 DAU, this app is for use by musical acts to create Page on Facebook, then music sharing app Grooveshark grew by 100,900 DAU. Finally the music streaming app Pandora’s Facebook integration grew by 80,500 DAU.


Mobile apps on the list included MyPad for iPad with 573,800 DAU, Samsung Mobile with 80,200 DAU and MyPad for iPhone with 80,500 DAU.

Social network integrations on our list included some big names this week. YouTube was on top with 277,000 DAU, followed by Yahoo with 175,800 DAU. The WhoIsNear? app, a location app on the Facebook platform, allowing users to check in geographically with what they’re doing, find new friends, publish their whereabouts to the stream, grew by 103,800 DAU. Then there was Twitter with 83,100 DAU and Foursquare with 81,900 DAU.

Last on the list was photo publisher 60photos with 99,000 DAU; the app allows users to rate photos and publishes the ratings to the stream. Then there was Test Console with 135,100 DAU, but appeared to be inactive.

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned for our look at the top emerging apps on Friday.