Draw Something, Rotten Tomatoes, Yahoo, TripAdvisor, Yelp, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

Draw Something topped our list of growing applications by monthly active users this week, among a handful of other games. Timeline apps from Rotten Tomatoes, BranchOut, Tripadvisor, Yahoo and others gained a significant number of new users.

Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 600,000 and 5.1 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 31,100,000 +5,100,000 + 20%
2.   Zynga Slingo 12,300,000 +3,700,000 + 43%
3.   Rotten Tomatoes 13,700,000 +3,500,000 + 34%
4.   Scribd 17,300,000 +2,000,000 + 13%
5.   Static HTML… [Sixth Tab] 3,400,000 +1,800,000 + 113%
6.   Angry Birds 20,000,000 +1,400,000 + 8%
7.   Cities I’ve Visited 3,200,000 +1,300,000 + 68%
8.   MyCalendar – Birthdays 30,900,000 +1,300,000 + 4%
9.   BranchOut 11,900,000 +1,100,000 + 10%
10.   Yahoo! Reader 25,700,000 +1,100,000 + 5%
11.   Identified 3,600,000 +1,000,000 + 44%
12.   Static Iframe Tab 9,300,000 +900,000 + 11%
13.   Texas HoldEm Poker 35,500,000 +900,000 + 3%
14.   TripAdvisor™ 17,900,000 +900,000 + 5%
15.   Hoop De Loop Saga 4,400,000 +800,000 + 26%
16.   Static HTML… [Fifth Tab] 2,500,000 +800,000 + 47%
17.   İzlesene 6,300,000 +700,000 + 17%
18.   schoolFeed 11,100,000 +700,000 + 7%
19.   Yelp 14,100,000 +700,000 + 5%
20.   Marvel: Avengers Alliance 3,800,000 +600,000 + 19%

The mobile Pictionary-like game Draw Something led all of the apps on our list with 5.1 million MAU, beating any other game and most apps by several millions of MAU.

In addition to games, there were a number of Timeline apps on the list this week. Rotten Tomatoes’ Open Graph integration allows users to share their movie reviews and movies they want to see. Cities I’ve Visited allows users to pin cities they’ve been to and rate travel experiences. İzlesene is a Turkish video website that has Open Graph enabled to share what users watch. BranchOut and Identified are professional networking apps that post activity to Timeline. Yahoo! Reader is a web integration that generates feed and Ticker stories when users read Yahoo articles.

Scribd is a document sharing site that uses Facebook login. TripAdvisor and Yelp use Facebook to personalize their websites for users based on their friend’s activity. Finally, online yearbook social network schoolFeed is a canvas app that presents opportunities for users to interact with former classmates.

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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