60 Photos, Mobile, Pages, MyCalendar and Bandsintown on This Week’s Top 20 Facebook Apps by MAU

Applications all about a user’s Facebook friends were popular on our list of the top 20 growing by monthly active users this week, in addition to a few pertaining to mobile and Page tabs.

Other notable apps included Yahoo, Bandsintown, and a birthday calendar. The titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps, growing from between 338,300 and 3.3 million MAU, based on AppData, our data tracking service covering traffic growth for apps on Facebook.

Top Gainers This Week

Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1.  60photos 34,501,191 +3,342,877 +11%
2.  Facebook for Every Phone 5,579,886 +1,905,218 +52%
3.  Static HTML: iframe tabs 33,916,519 +1,857,982 +6%
4.  MyCalendar 1,294,965 +1,021,349 +373%
5.  Global Warfare 4,480,204 +828,235 +23%
6.  Yahoo! 17,205,578 +759,152 +5%
7.  Video Yeri 2,665,584 +705,954 +36%
8.  Mahjong Saga 1,131,550 +682,887 +152%
9.  Gardens of Time 15,397,165 +673,226 +5%
10.  Sayfalar için Hoşgeldiniz Sekmesi – Davet ve Beğen butonlu! 885,190 +644,525 +268%
11.  Socialbox 1,859,028 +640,414 +53%
12.  Static Iframe Tab 5,735,810 +573,966 +11%
13.  Kingdoms of Camelot 2,357,151 +486,020 +26%
14.  Welcome tab app for Pages 7,759,584 +478,960 +7%
15.  21 questions 17,580,050 +469,831 +3%
16.  Samsung Mobile 8,949,112 +435,971 +5%
17.  Zynga Game Bar 7,000,210 +421,897 +6%
18.  Friend Buzz 4,910,950 +399,935 +9%
19.  It Girl 7,769,920 +343,556 +5%
20.  Bandsintown 2,522,834 +338,271 +15%

60photos topped our list this week with more than 3.3 million MAU; the app shows users the photos of their Facebook friends, giving them an opportunity to rate them, then generating feed stories with favorable ratings.

Other apps bringing in a user’s friends this week included Socialbox, which is a downloadable desktop chat app that grew by 640,400 MAU. 21 questions grew by 469,800 MAU and asks users questions about their friends, publishing to that particular friend’s Wall with an answer. Friend Buzz grew by 399,900 MAU and asks users silly and raunchy questions about their friends, publishing answers to the stream; this app grew particularly in the United States, the Philippines and India.

Mobile apps included Snaptu’s Facebook for Every Phone with 1.9 million MAU and Samsung Mobile which grew by about 436,000 MAU. Then there were Page tab apps on the list. Static HTML: iframe tabs with 1.8 million MAU, the Turkish Sayfalar için Hoşgeldiniz Sekmesi – Davet ve Beğen butonlu! with 644,500 MAU, Static Iframe Tab with about 574,000 MAU and Welcome tab app for Pages with about 479,000 MAU.

MyCalendar is an app that asks users to send friends requests to add their birthdays to this calendar, helping the app to grow, then asking for a user’s email, helping the app to retain users; the app added more than 1 million MAU. Yahoo’s app grew by 759,200 MAU, Turkish video app Video Yeri grew by 706,000 MAU and BandPage by RootMusic competitor Bandsintown grew by 338,300 MAU.

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

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