Diamond Dash Is This Week's Fastest Growing App

Video games may have grown the fastest this week, but Facebook Live got a lot of new users from President Barack Obama's livestreamed Town Hall.

Productivity at work must have taken a bit of a fall in the past week, as a number of games have skyrocketed their way up our weekly growth leaderboard. Plus a lot of people tuned in to Facebook Live for their first livestreaming experience when President Barack Obama held a virtual Town Hall on the social network this week.

Name DAU MAU Weekly Growth
1.Diamond Dash 964,682 5,126,904 1,154,986
2. Zombie Lane 641,121 2,774,698 967,610
3. Daily Horoscope 325,712 5,727,119 850,696
4. Zoosk 677,619 7,807,228 720,937
5. iframe + Static FBML + Welcome Tab = iwipa 147,539 2,462,400 622,027
6. Monster Galaxy 702,243 10,234,306 564,746
7. Friend Buzz 607,628 7,685,727 507,276
8. Super Mario Clasic 150,798 1,683,333 503,797
9. Wildfire’s iFrames for Pages 137,345 1,962,631 491,827
10.Gourmet Ranch 456,108 3,582,099 486,283
11. Friend.ly 231,493 3,656,615 452,704
12. TrainCity 153,087 1,303,117 450,611
13. Bing 3,429,689 25,150,735 445,361
14. Komedi Kral 75,344 881,141 397,327
15. Today’s Video 149,677 1,120,074 397,243
16. Static HTML for Pages 89,466 1,198,135 395,934
17. La Verdad Incómoda 140,465 2,861,536 384,930
18. Facebook Live 170,741 790,373 375,102
19. Welcome Tab for Pages 84,345 1,325,281 374,703
20. Friends Photos 212,205 2,109,683 367,402

Playing games: Diamond Dash took a incredible leap forward in the past seven days as it races to the top spot; the Wooga-developed game welcomed 1,154,986 new players. Digital Chocolate’s Zombie Lane propelleds itself to the second position; 967,610 social networking gamers found themselves taking on the undying creatures.

Elsewhere on the list, Monster Galaxy took a few steps forward to the sixth spot; the continually growing Facebook game was greeted with a weekly growth increase of 564,746. Super Mario Clasic and Gourmet Ranch also movde up the fastest growing list, with their second appearances; the applications saw a 503,797 and 486,283 player increase respectively.

Meanwhile LIFO Interactive’s Train City, which lets users build their own locomotives, makes its first appearance on the list, successfully taking the 12th spot with the help of an additional 450,611 players.

Returning to the leaderboard: Soft Reklam’s Daily Horoscope witnessed a tremendous weekly growth increase, slamming its way back onto our countdown in the third spot; this astrological option was added by 850,696 users. Bing bounced back as well to rest comfortably in the 13th spot; 445,361 people synched their accounts with the Microsoft search engine.

Fun with old and new friends: Zoosk wants to be known as the singles hotspot on the social network. With the help of a 720,937 weekly growth increase, the app moved up 16 spots tumbling forward into the fourth position. Another well-known virtual destination that allows for meeting new friends from around the world is Friend.ly; 452,704 users helped it claim a spot on the list for another week in a row.

Social networkers seem to show no signs slowing down the questioning of one another. Although Friend Buzz dropped a few notches coming in seventh, the application leads the pack as it welcomes 507,276 new prying friends. Spanish alternative La Verdad Incómoda hangs ten spots behind; the quiz ended the week with an increase of 384,930.

Building a better Facebook page: Iwipa – whose name I have shortened upon its reappearance here – holds on to the fifth spot once again; the application helped develop 622,027 page landings for administrators. Similar concept, Welcome Tab for Pages, is a newcomer to our leaderboard snagging the 19th spot as it accrued 374,703 users.

Wildfire’s iFrames for Pages moves forward this week landing at number nine; the tool had a large impact with a increase totaling 491,827. Involver’s Static HTML for Pages makes moves as it takes over the 16th spot this week; the application helped 395,934 pages last week.