Top 25 Facebook apps: May 2014 — Candy Crush Saga melting?


Though Candy Crush Saga still has a stranglehold on the Facebook app market, new figures from AppData show that Microsoft Live and Spotify are nibbling at the King app’s lead.

Since we tracked Facebook daily active user counts for top apps in April, Candy Crush Saga has fallen by more than 2 million DAU, while Microsoft Live and Spotify have both gained DAU values.

Clash of Clans has also been a notable riser in terms of Facebook DAU, going from No. 13 in April to No. 10 now, gaining roughly 1 million DAUs.

Wondering which Facebook apps are most popular, in terms of DAU? Check it out below.

RankAppCategoryDAU Estimate
1 Candy Crush SagaGames51,227,592
2 Farm Heroes SagaGames21,302,620
3 Microsoft LiveUtilities15,633,410
4 SpotifyEntertainmentMusic13,045,529
5 Pet Rescue SagaGames11,563,718
6 HTC SenseUtilities8,777,509
7 Hay DayGames7,615,702
8 BingUtilities6,431,943
9 AstrologyNovelty & Quizzes6,268,886
10 Clash of ClansGames5,596,025
11 Criminal CaseGames5,556,208
12 YouTubeVideo5,275,138
13 FarmVille 2Games4,915,726
14 YahooMisc4,869,810
15 PinterestSocial Network4,719,621
16 Daily HoroscopeVirtual Gifts4,697,981
17 TinderDating4,673,855
18 SkypeUtilities4,610,884
19 Top Eleven Be a Football ManagerGames4,496,463
20 Dragon CityGames4,227,768
21 Words With FriendsGamesMisc3,981,390
22 AmazonE-Commerce3,877,683
23 برجك مع مـاغـي فـرحNovelty & Quizzes3,795,716
24 FlipboardUtilitiesNews / Social Reader3,780,608
25 Texas HoldEm PokerGamesGambling3,532,566

Image courtesy of Candy Crush Saga’s Facebook page.