Spread some festive cheer this month by adding a Christmas application to your Facebook profile.
By far the most popular Christmas Facebook application, Christmas Tree is a festive pleasure. It lets you create and customise your own Christmas tree and display it on your profile. You can also decorate your tree to your liking, all while listening to jolly Christmas carols. The application also allows you to send a wide selection of virtual Christmas gifts from sexy lingerie to bowling balls, have them wrapped and placed under your friends' trees.
Christmas Countdown is a classy banner that displays how many days are left until Father Christmas spreads his cheer.
Say Merry Christmas
With Say Merry Christmas, you can wish Merry Christmas to all your friends in any language. Buon Natale!
Add your favourite Christmas music video clip (embedded from YouTube) to your profile and spread the Christmas mood among your friends. Video clips include favourites like Mariah Carey's All I Want For Christmas Is You and John Lennon's Happy Christmas (War Is Over).
A Christmas Story
Send your friends images from the classic 1983 film A Christmas Story, about a young boy Ralphie who has to convince his parents, teachers, and Father Christmas that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect gift for the 1940's.
Twisted Christmas is back for 2008. You simply chose a Twisted Christmas character and send it caroling to all your friends.
The Nightmare Before Christmas
Send your friends characters from Tim Burton's classic film The Nightmare Before Christmas.
Send a Christmas card
Send cards to your friends for Christmas. You can even attach cards to messages and wall posts, or upload your own photos to use as cards.
25 days of Christmas
Open a new window every day until the 25th and receive a special Christmas gift.
What Christmas movie are you?
What classic Christmas movie are you? Take the quiz to find out.
What you REALLY want for Christmas
Be a great friend this Christmas and send your friends what they really want. Choose from diamonds and chocolates, to racehorses and a Lear jet.
What crappy Christmas gift are you?
Answer the questions to find out what crappy Christmas gift you and your friends are. Are you a sock, a losing lottery ticket or something else?
Send cool virtual tech Christmas gadgets to your friends and loved ones, like an Asus Eee PC or an iPod touch.
What's your funny Christmas name?
This application generates a funny Christmas name. Find out your Christmas name and display it in your profile.
A good selection of naughty but nice Christmas funnies to display on your profile, and send to friends.
This story, "Fifteen jolly Christmas Facebook applications" was originally published by Computerworld Australia.