School, Video, Dating, Quizzes, Pages and More on This Week’s Top 20 Emerging Facebook Apps by MAU

A Connect school application topped our list of Facebook apps growing by monthly active users, followed by a Turkish video app, a few dating apps, friend quizzes, and Page tab apps. The apps on our list grew from between 95,700 and 262,400 MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook. We define “emerging” applications as those that ended with between 100,000 and 1 million MAU in the past week.

Top Gainers This Week

Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1.  schoolFeed 717,640 +262,440 +58%
2.  VideoPro 475,242 +241,561 +103%
3.  FantaBook 428,054 +210,121 +96%
4.  Fbp 679,620 +190,020 +39%
5.  How Attractive Are You? 290,527 +187,810 +183%
6.  World Poker Club 534,104 +182,957 +52%
7.  ! Make Luv 2 me ! 722,045 +169,162 +31%
8.  Fluffy Birds Flash 739,370 +150,670 +26%
9.  Sunny Town 288,685 +150,632 +109%
10.  21個問題 406,045 +142,585 +54%
11.  熱血海盜王 565,640 +131,538 +30%
12.  Bolesna prawda 986,387 +123,508 +14%
13.  Greeting Cards 558,060 +116,767 +26%
14.  Adventure Slots 436,034 +114,879 +36%
15.  BringIt 257,650 +113,901 +79%
16.  GameShow Slot Machines 501,414 +103,239 +26%
17.  Medidor de Amizade! 534,109 +101,181 +23%
18.  O-Meter App Factory 890,122 +99,820 +13%
19.  Hike FREE Tab Builder for Pages: New Static FBML 579,628 +96,008 +20%
20.  Buzz Creator 776,052 +95,684 +14%

SchoolFeed grew by 262,400 MAU this week; it’s a Connect app that creates a social network for your high school, synchronizing with your Facebook profile, and so your Facebook friends show up in your feed. Then the Turkish video app, VideoPro grew by 241,600 MAU; the app allows users to view, share, Like and comment on videos.

There were a few dating apps, too. Fbp is an app growing mostly in Italy by 190,000 MAU and ! Make Luv 2 me ! by 169,200 MAU; the app boasts it is a “fun sexy and naughty game” and seems a bit raunchy. How Attractive Are You? is an app that grew by 187,800 MAU and publishes an “attractiveness” score to the feed. Then there was an interesting Connect app, Greeting Cards with 116,800 MAU this week that asks users to send all their friends a birthday card on their birthday, then takes you to a website to make other selections.

Quiz apps this week. 21個問題 with 142,600 MAU, Bolesna prawda with 123,500 MAU, Medidor de Amizade! with 101,200 MAU and O-Meter App Factory with 99,800 MAU. These apps basically ask you questions about your friends, then publish stories either to your feed or to the Wall of your friend. Then there were two Page tool apps, Hike FREE Tab Builder for Pages: New Static FBML with 96,000 MAU this week and Buzz Creator with 95,700 MAU, billing itself as an affordable series of self-service apps for Pages.

All data in this post comes from our traffic tracking service, AppData. Stay tuned next week for our look at the top weekly gainers by monthly active users on Monday, the top weekly gainers by daily active users on Wednesday, and the top emerging apps on Friday.

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