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Princess Makeover Ranks No. 3 on Top Free iPad Apps List

Princess Makeover ranks No. 3 on the top free iPad apps list this week, according to research from AppData. The app from Ninjafish Studios lets users turn a virtual woman into a princess by giving her a spa treatment, putting on her make-up and getting her dressed.

Below, we’ve listed the top free iPad apps of the week. The list links to Inside Network’s research about the individual apps, including historical charts, developer information and download information.

To support Mediabistro’s Media App Summit, we spotlight the top free apps every week–helping our readers discover, enjoy and analyze successful content.

Top Free iPad Apps of the Week

1. Sonic Dash Sonic Dash
2. Candy Crush Saga ® Candy Crush Saga ®
3. Princess Makeover Princess Makeover
5. フロントラインコマンド:ノルマンディー フロントラインコマンド:ノルマンディー
7. YouTube YouTube
8. What's the Phrase Free What’s the Phrase Free
9. Phoster Phoster
10. Mini Golf MatchUp Mini Golf MatchUp

More detailed stats are available at AppData Pro, Inside Network’s data service supplying performance data, including historical user data, audience demographics, and company information for developers and applications.

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