What Are The Most Trusted Facebook Apps?

Not all Facebook applications are created equal. While some only require basic information to function, many more want to know your location, access your photos, and post on your behalf. Which apps can you trust? MyPermissions, which helps users rid their social media lives of dangerous apps, shared with AllFacebook the most trusted apps on the social network, starting with the newest member of the Facebook family — Instagram.

Courtesy of MyPermissions, here are the top 10 most trustworthy Facebook apps (links lead to AppData analysis):

  1. Instagram
  2. Spotify
  3. Foursquare
  4. YouTube
  5. Skype
  6. Twitter
  7. Pinterest
  8. Flipboard
  9. Dropbox
  10. IFTTT

Readers: How many of these apps are you connected to?

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