WWE sent out the following about where Raw and SmackDown Live rank among Nielsen’s top 10 social series of 2018:
Raw and SmackDown LIVE both made a strong showing on the “Tops of 2018: Social TV” list released by Nielsen Friday morning. The list ranks the most social series on television this year across Facebook and Twitter.
Ranked on average total interactions per episode, Raw was the second most social series, surpassed only by ABC’s “The Bachelor.” In the process, the red brand topped NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” and ABC’s “American Idol.”
Meanwhile, SmackDown LIVE ranked fifth overall, coming in ahead of FX’s “American Horror Story: Apocalypse,” ABC’s “The Bachelorette” and NBC’s “This is Us.