Top 25 Facebook apps: May 2014 — Candy Crush Saga melting?


Though Candy Crush Saga still has a stranglehold on the Facebook app market, new figures from AppData show that Microsoft Live and Spotify are nibbling at the King app’s lead.

Since we tracked Facebook daily active user counts for top apps in April, Candy Crush Saga has fallen by more than 2 million DAU, while Microsoft Live and Spotify have both gained DAU values.

Clash of Clans has also been a notable riser in terms of Facebook DAU, going from No. 13 in April to No. 10 now, gaining roughly 1 million DAUs.

Wondering which Facebook apps are most popular, in terms of DAU? Check it out below.

Rank App Category DAU Estimate
1  Candy Crush Saga Games 51,227,592
2  Farm Heroes Saga Games 21,302,620
3  Microsoft Live Utilities 15,633,410
4  Spotify EntertainmentMusic 13,045,529
5  Pet Rescue Saga Games 11,563,718
6  HTC Sense Utilities 8,777,509
7  Hay Day Games 7,615,702
8  Bing Utilities 6,431,943
9  Astrology Novelty & Quizzes 6,268,886
10  Clash of Clans Games 5,596,025
11  Criminal Case Games 5,556,208
12  YouTube Video 5,275,138
13  FarmVille 2 Games 4,915,726
14  Yahoo Misc 4,869,810
15  Pinterest Social Network 4,719,621
16  Daily Horoscope Virtual Gifts 4,697,981
17  Tinder Dating 4,673,855
18  Skype Utilities 4,610,884
19  Top Eleven Be a Football Manager Games 4,496,463
20  Dragon City Games 4,227,768
21  Words With Friends GamesMisc 3,981,390
22  Amazon E-Commerce 3,877,683
23  برجك مع مـاغـي فـرح Novelty & Quizzes 3,795,716
24  Flipboard UtilitiesNews / Social Reader 3,780,608
25  Texas HoldEm Poker GamesGambling 3,532,566

Image courtesy of Candy Crush Saga’s Facebook page.

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