A number of Tab Builder page applications saw tremendous growth this week and dominated our list of emerging Facebook apps by monthly active users. Heineken, Yahoo, a sweepstakes app and games also made the list. The apps grew from between 240,000 and 880,000 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
|1.||Tab Builder: Document||950,000||+880,000||+ 1,257%|
|2.||Tab Builder: Basic White||740,000||+670,000||+ 957%|
|3.||Tab Builder: Badge||670,000||+610,000||+ 1,017%|
|4.||Yahoo! Pages||700,000||+560,000||+ 400%|
|5.||Tab Builder: Basic Blue (4)||540,000||+530,000||+ 5,300%|
|6.||Tab Builder: Basic Blue (3)||500,000||+480,000||+ 2,400%|
|7.||Draw My Thing||970,000||+400,000||+ 70%|
|8.||Heineken The Date||860,000||+380,000||+ 79%|
|9.||Static HTML… [Tenth Tab]||1,000,000||+360,000||+ 56%|
|10.||Static HTML… [Eleventh Tab]||1,000,000||+350,000||+ 54%|
|11.||Jewels of the Amazon||470,000||+330,000||+ 236%|
|12.||Monopoly Millionaires||820,000||+310,000||+ 61%|
|13.||Tab Builder: Basic Blue (2)||310,000||+300,000||+ 3,000%|
|14.||Static IFRAME Tab||630,000||+280,000||+ 80%|
|16.||My Family||290,000||+260,000||+ 867%|
|17.||Hoop De Loop Saga||490,000||+250,000||+ 104%|
|18.||Hosted iFrame w/ Social Icon||880,000||+250,000||+ 40%|
|19.||Static IFRAME Tab||840,000||+250,000||+ 42%|
|20.||Lucky Cruise||550,000||+240,000||+ 77%|
A half dozen Tab Builder apps for pages from Hike Social Apps made our list this week. Other static HTML and iFrame apps have been growing quickly as page owners look to customize their presence on Facebook. Sweepstakes by Woobox is another page utility on our list.
Yahoo! Pages, which allows users to Like Yahoo-related pages, saw sharp growth this week after a slow build over the past month. Heineken The Date is an app that allows users to customize a serenade for friends on Facebook and to the stream. Although it has been around for a few months, it grew by 380,000 MAU this week.
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.