Katy Perry Sends Facebook Live to the Top of This Week’s List of Emerging Facebook Apps

Facebook’s perennially active feed of life at its headquarters, Facebook Live, heads up this week’s AppData list of emerging Facebook apps, or those still under a million monthly active users, with over 400,000 MAU. At least that many people showed up to watch pop star Katy Perry meet Mark Zuckerberg, as well as demo some social networking tech.

Top Gainers This Week
Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1. Facebook Live 757,727 +412,928 +120%
2. Что твои друзья думают о тебе? 795,481 +314,454 +65%
3. 購物天堂 483,697 +311,378 +181%
4. TheFacepad 800,323 +221,369 +38%
5. The Pokerist club — Texas Poker 355,220 +204,706 +136%
6. 朋友大配對 405,295 +202,583 +100%
7. Günlük Burç Yorumları 273,724 +198,060 +262%
8. Miscrits: World of Adventure 835,830 +179,122 +27%
9. Pizza World 179,007 +178,960 +380,766%
10. 樂業超市 312,793 +172,425 +123%
11. Bingo Island 807,621 +166,183 +26%
12. CineGratisYa 469,778 +150,218 +47%
13. Paradise Life 918,154 +142,777 +18%
14. How old do you look? 476,159 +137,506 +41%
15. Cooking Mama 295,838 +135,611 +85%
16. SpeedDate 588,769 +132,562 +29%
17. Tavla 650,090 +125,970 +24%
18. Kamera Şovları 210,665 +125,301 +147%
19. พืชVSมนุษย์หุ่นฟาง 152,537 +124,055 +436%
20. Gambino Poker 537,681 +123,584 +30%

Although it may rise, Facebook Live usually falls back down again after whatever event it’s covering is over. It’s followed up by Что твои друзья думают о тебе?, which we first spotted a week ago; in Russian, it’s a simple friend quiz, which posts to users’ walls.

Absent an official iPad app from Facebook, TheFacepad continues to grow (along with rival Friendly for iPad). But its continuing weakness at retaining users suggests that when Facebook does release its own app, it won’t have much trouble taking over the market.

The trend this week in games is board and card titles, but there are a few interesting examples, like Miscrits: World of Adventure, which puts a new spin on the well-known Pokemon-style monster collection genre. We cover the games in a bit more depth this morning over at Inside Social Games.

Creative Social Branding

Mediabistro Course

Creative Social Branding

Starting November 24, learn how to create a social buzz for your brand! You’ll learn how to engage with audiences on social platforms, identify and engage with current trends and influencers, and build an excellent social strategy to amplify your numbers and rate engagement. Register now!


Leave a Reply

One Response to “Katy Perry Sends Facebook Live to the Top of This Week’s List of Emerging Facebook Apps”

  1. This Week’s Headlines on Inside Facebook says:

    [...] Katy Perry Sends Facebook Live to the Top of This Week’s List of Emerging Facebook Apps [...]

Get the latest news in your inbox
interested in advertising with inside facebook?

Social Media Jobs
of the Day

Social Media Strategist

A Luxury Real Estate Developer
New York, NY

Newswire Editor

New York City / Long Island, NY

Senior Social Media Brand Manager-Los Angeles Area

Brigade Marketing
Los Angeles, CA

Featured Company

Join leading companies like this one and recruit from the nation's top media job seekers on the Mediabistro Job Board. Every job post comes with our satisfaction guarantee. Learn More

Our Sponsors

Mediabistro A division of Prometheus Global Media home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2014 Mediabistro Inc. call (212) 389-2000 or email us