Socialcam, Viddy, Instagram, Metacafe, Candy Crush Saga, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook pages by MAU

Social video apps were very popular on our list of growing Facebook applications by monthly active users this week. Mobile video apps Socialcam and Viddy topped our list, with web integrations from Metacafe, and Dailymotion also making appearances.

Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 700,000 and 13.5 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.   Socialcam 14,900,000 +13,500,000 + 964%
2.   Viddy 20,600,000 +12,800,000 + 164%
3.   Metacafe 10,800,000 +9,800,000 + 980%
4. 5,800,000 +4,800,000 + 480%
5.   Instagram 15,500,000 +2,300,000 + 17%
6.   Scribd 30,200,000 +1,900,000 + 7%
7.   Candy Crush Saga 3,800,000 +1,800,000 + 90%
8. 5,600,000 +1,800,000 + 47%
9.   Between You and Me 6,600,000 +1,700,000 + 35%
10.   Pandora 18,500,000 +1,700,000 + 10%
11.   Yahoo! Social Bar 41,700,000 +1,700,000 + 4%
12.   Terra 5,800,000 +1,600,000 + 38%
13.   Flixster 5,800,000 +1,300,000 + 29%
14.   Dailymotion 27,200,000 +1,100,000 + 4%
15.   Angry Birds 24,100,000 +1,000,000 + 4%
16.   Bubble Witch Saga 21,000,000 +900,000 + 4%
17.   schoolFeed 13,600,000 +800,000 + 6%
18.   Spotify 19,100,000 +800,000 + 4%
19.   Marvel: Avengers Alliance 5,700,000 +700,000 + 14%
20.   Truths About You 3,400,000 +700,000 + 26%

Socialcam grew by 13.5 million MAU and Viddy by 12.8 million MAU. These apps allows users to create and watch videos, sharing activity to Facebook each time. The mobile photo sharing app Instagram continue to grow significantly, as did the document sharing integration, Scribd. Two music applications, Pandora and Spotify, made our list, as well as a pair of quiz applications that publish feed stories with each answer.

Metacafe’s Timeline app led a list of website integrations that made our list, including Yahoo! Social Bar, Flixster and Dailymotion. These apps tend to institute automatic sharing for users who visit the sites. Finally, games on the list were led by’s Candy Crush Saga.

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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