Facebook's biggest risers: 'Avatar' tops charts, Badoo second, 'Man v. Food' debuts

This week James Cameron's
Avatar tops the charts of the fastest rising pages on Facebook, and Facebook app Badoo comes in a distant second place. Internet rumors of an "Avatar 2" and James Cameron's involvement in Earth Day probably led to the movie's sudden increase in popularity. Chart regulars Rihanna and Eminem remain popular and TV program
Man v. Food debuts in ninth place.


 

The top rising pages on Facebook over the week ending Friday, March 11 according to Famecount.com* are:

 

 

Fans today

Fans this week

1.

Avatar
Film | United States

48,007

4,439,234

2.

Badoo
Facebook app

118,034

768,453

3.

CityVille
Facebook app

88,246

659,289

4.

Slumdog MMillionaire
Film | India 

23,265

634,817

5.

Texas Hold'em Poker
Game | United States

77,021

575,945

6.

Lady Gaga
Musician | United States

104,815

572,408

7.

Snaptu
Facebook app| United States

71,022

563,437

8.

Rihanna
Musician | Barbados

99,814

554,913

9.

Travel Channel's Man v. Food
 TV|United States

 258

543,959

10.

Eminem
Musician |United States

92,518

520,13

* Data from famecount.com, the YouTube, Twitter and Facebook Statistics service.
Famecount measures the amounts of "likes," "fans" and "followers," providing statistics regarding the celebrity, brand, political and popular culture preferences of Facebook, YouTube and Twitter users.

 

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