Facebook for Every Phone, sports, ‘Titanic,’ ‘Twilight,’ more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook pages

A mobile Facebook application’s page topped our list of growing pages this week, as well as several sports-related pages, musician pages and popular movie pages. Pages on our list this week grew from between 407,800 to 3 million Likes. We compile this list with our PageData tool, which tracks page growth across Facebook.

# Name Total Likes    People Talking   Daily Growth   Weekly Growth
1   Facebook for Ever… 80,790,898    2,818,833 +409,717 +3,094,252
2   Neymar Jr. Oficial 4,445,814    192,932 +57,585 +994,630
3   Titanic 22,183,616    929,544 +116,079 +972,265
4   Adele 27,024,951    768,499 +100,039 +845,502
5   LMFAO 16,163,504    670,358 +105,064 +672,273
6   Eclipse 5,109,773    24,133 +3,285 +668,451
7   Cristiano Ronaldo 7 1,008,868    22,920 +660 +650,258
8   The Simpsons 49,359,384    698,323 +74,991 +612,437
9   Will Smith 30,236,479    542,234 +66,896 +582,162
10   Breaking Dawn 5,637,272    235,682 +33,741 +577,535
11   Bruno Mars 22,524,923    483,186 +69,259 +523,922
12   Shrek 24,984,423    451,007 +58,978 +497,385
13   Harry Potter 45,153,224    679,188 +56,735 +486,619
14   Samsung Mobile USA 4,753,967    493,589 +52,436 +461,300
15   Resident Evil 5 655,578    15,711 +177,775 +455,448
16   Pitbull 19,107,971    648,436 +60,939 +449,386
17   Jeremy Lin 954,881    552,606 +34,979 +438,508
18   Real Madrid C.F. 27,425,705    1,507,348 +47,111 +426,426
19   FC Barcelona 30,127,581    1,245,044 +54,251 +420,084
20   Snoop Dogg 17,334,450    468,430 +49,096 +407,855

Facebook for Every Phone grew by more than 3 million Likes during the past week. Users of Facebook’s feature phone app are prompted to Like the page when they log in. Sports pages, specifically football clubs and stars, were very popular. Footballers Neymar Jr. Oficial and Cristiano Ronaldo, as well football clubs Real Madrid C.F. and FC Barcelona made the list with growth in the hundreds of thousands. These pages post copious photos and videos related to game activity, rallying fans around the team.

Movie-related pages continue to be very popular, even when they don’t post very frequently. These pages are ready have a tremendous fan base, thus a single post generates a lot of activity. For example, a video on the “Eclipse” page received tens of thousands of Likes and a video on the “Titanic”  page received more than 2,500 comments.

Musicians continue to have momentum on Facebook. AdeleLMFAO, Pitbull and Snoop Dogg made the top 20 this week. These artist pages post photos and other info from tours or performances.

Finally, the popular TV show “The Simpsons” continues to see growth on page based on a combination of popularity and frequent posts, and the Samsung Mobile USA page is currently giving away phones and other related prizes. The Samsung page seems to be running Facebook ads — including premium logout ads — to get new fans.

 

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