Yahoo Mail Has Facebook's Most Explosive Page

The recent upgrade implemented by Yahoo Mail caused a spike in its Facebook fan total, adding 222,684 fans for the week.

Yahoo mail users are fanning the search engine’s social networking home for tips and updates. Chances to nab free goodies and plan out your next vacation can also be found within this week’s ten featured pages. If you like what you read below, be sure to take a look at the detailed statistic tool we used to build this list.

Facebook’s Most Explosive Pages

Name# Of FansDaily GrowthWeekly Growth
1. Yahoo! Mail405,76629,404222,684
2. Pantene North America593,964100,203200,851
3. Iams195,45435150,507
4. Fanta522,3811,956113,680
5. Razer589,59017,008106,883
6. BET Awards754,7863,41391,077
7. Carnival Cruise Lines964,33822,25586,982
8. eBay India445,78912,84381,445
9. Beldent424,17928476,874
10. Logan’s Roadhouse101,9861,35472,233


With the recent upgrade, Yahoo Mail users are heading toward the social network for tips and information surrounding the changes. The email service posted a weekly increase of 222,684 fans, making it this week’s most explosive page.

Contests And Giveaways

In an effort to show customer appreciation, Pantene North America is offering a free coupon to its Facebook fans. The promotion places the brand in second, as it garnered 200,851 new likes.

Carnival Cruise Lines is currently running a contest, with winners to be announced next week, and it is not too late to enter; 86,982 new entries gave the vacation company a seventh-place finish. Restaurant chain Logan’s Roadhouse is giving away 100,000 buy-one-get-one-free coupons, and the page rounds out our list with a weekly growth total of 72,233.

Pet lovers unite and converse on Iam‘s home on the social network; the page came in third with an increase of 150,507. Not far behind with a seven-day growth total of 113,680, soda brand Fanta‘s witty updates are helping to accrue quite a few new faces. Razer is a gaming haven, and this week the page saw a significant increase of 106,883 as it placed fifth.

With the BET Awards this past weekend, the Facebook page for the event continued to buzz from excited viewers. In preparation for the show, the site included exclusive content, contests, and more. Its fan total continued to rise as the pages finished in the sixth spot, with 91,077 new likes.


The social networking hub for eBay India saw a huge increase this week, and is starting to close in on a half million fans; 81,445 people moved the page into eight place. Beldent‘s social media campaign aimed for laughs, and this week the page attracted 76,874 gum chewers for a ninth-place finish.

Readers, did you find yourself tapping the like button on any of the pages featured this week?