Draw Something, Angry Birds, Rotten Tomatoes, Trip Advisor, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

Mobile game Draw Something topped our list of growing Facebook applications by monthly active users this week with a huge 9.1 million MAU. Facebook canvas games also saw significant growth. Five saw more than 1 million MAU.

Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 800,000 and 9.1 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.   Draw Something by OMGPOP 19,400,000 +9,100,000 + 88%
2.   Angry Birds 16,600,000 +6,400,000 + 63%
3.   Rotten Tomatoes 6,100,000 +2,600,000 + 74%
4.   Yahoo! 22,100,000 +2,400,000 + 12%
5.   BranchOut 9,300,000 +2,000,000 + 31%
6.   Static HTML: iframe tabs 79,300,000 +1,700,000 + 2%
7.   Zynga Slingo 2,300,000 +1,540,000 + 203%
8.   Fruit Ninja Frenzy 8,100,000 +1,200,000 + 17%
9.   Marvel: Avengers Alliance 2,400,000 +1,100,000 + 85%
10.   İzlesene 4,600,000 +1,000,000 + 28%
11.   Texas HoldEm Poker 34,200,000 +1,000,000 + 3%
12.   TripAdvisor™ 16,100,000 +1,000,000 + 7%
13.   Between You and Me 6,000,000 +900,000 + 15%
14.   Bubble Witch Saga 17,200,000 +900,000 + 6%
15.   Hoop De Loop Saga 2,600,000 +900,000 + 63%
16.   Static HTML… [Third Tab] 6,700,000 +900,000 + 16%
17.   Truths About You 3,700,000 +900,000 + 32%
18.   Solitaire Blitz 930,000 +820,000 + 745%
19.   60photos 4,600,000 +800,000 + 21%
20.   Identified 1,800,000 +800,000 + 80%

As mentioned, Draw Something by OMGPOP topped our list of growing apps. This is a mobile app that allows users to login with Facebook and challenge their friends to a Pictionary-like game. The Facebook canvas version of Angry Birds also saw some big growth with 6.4 million new MAU.

The Rotten Tomatoes Timeline app grew by 2.6 million MAU and Yahoo‘s social reading integration grew by 2.4 million MAU. Professional apps BranchOut and Identified both made the list. BranchOut is an Open Graph app, but Identified hasn’t taken advantage of Timeline and Ticker capabilities yet. İzlesene is a Turkish video sharing site that has integrated Open Graph.

A pair of quiz apps, Between You and Me and Truths About You, made the list. Then there was a TripAdvisor web integration that allows users to see the traveling activity of their friends.

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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