Draw Something, Yahoo, Causes, BranchOut, quizzes, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

Games were popular on our list of applications growing by monthly active users this week, with several seeing growth in the millions of users. There were also a few Open Graph apps and apps for quizzes, horoscopes and photos, among others.

Top Gainers This Week

Name MAU Gain Gain,%
1.   Draw Something by OMGPOP 12,900,000 +7,700,000 + 148%
2.   Angry Birds 12,800,000 +6,000,000 + 88%
3.   BranchOut 7,800,000 +1,500,000 + 24%
4.   Yahoo! 20,500,000 +1,400,000 + 7%
5.   Between You and Me 6,200,000 +1,300,000 + 27%
6.   Fruit Ninja Frenzy 7,600,000 +1,100,000 + 17%
7.   Truths About You 3,700,000 +1,000,000 + 37%
8.   Marvel: Avengers Alliance 1,700,000 +920,000 + 118%
9.   21 questions 11,100,000 +900,000 + 9%
10.   Blackwood & Bell Mysteries 2,000,000 +700,000 + 54%
11.   Dailymotion 8,800,000 +700,000 + 9%
12.   Hoop De Loop Saga 2,000,000 +700,000 + 54%
13.   Static HTML… [Third Tab] 6,500,000 +700,000 + 12%
14.   Zynga Slingo 1,100,000 +620,000 + 129%
15.   60photos 4,100,000 +600,000 + 17%
16.   Bubble Witch Saga 16,700,000 +600,000 + 4%
17.   İzlesene 3,800,000 +600,000 + 27%
18.   schoolFeed 9,400,000 +600,000 + 7%
19.   Causes 4,900,000 +500,000 + 11%
20.   Daily Horoscope 2,000,000 +500,000 + 33%

Draw Something by OMGPOP had massive growth with an increase of 7.7 million MAU. Angry Birds gained 6 million MAU. Open Graph applications from Yahoo, DailymotionBranchOut and Causes saw significant growth. Notably, Causes now has a banner on its website asking users to add the app to their Timelines.

Quiz apps, Between You and Me, Truths About You and 21 questions, generate feed stories as users answer questions about their friends. The rest of the list included apps for tabs, photo rating, videos, greeting cards and horoscopes.

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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