Facebook users add 65 million apps in first month - average of 2.5 per person

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It’s hard to believe it’s now been a month since the Facebook Platform was announced to much hype and fanfare. Prophecies like “Facebook is the new Internet,” “Facebook is the web OS,” and so on have been espoused from entrepreneurs and journalists alike. At the same time, the venture community has remained skeptical of the value that will be realized for Facebook Platform developers.

We’ve gathered data from all the top apps on Facebook now that we’re one month into Platform, and one thing’s clear: Facebook applications have taken off like wildfire.



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