ESPN Wins Shareablee’s Most Engaged TV Network on Social for Two Years Running

October 9, 2018

Shareablee Inc., the global leader in audience-based social media measurement, today released their ranking of the most socially engaged American TV networks for September 2018. The ranking, which includes all television shows and all main network brand accounts under their respective networks, reflects a total of 742.9 million actions across Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Disney’s ESPN earned the top ranking once again last month with 141.4 million cross-platform actions, officially reaching two years of higher engagement on social than any other U.S. TV Network. NBC ranked second with 61.9 million actions and E! came in third with 59.7 million actions, followed by ABC (54.5 million actions) and Fox News (49.2 million actions).

Other Findings:

  • The top-ranked Primetime TV shows on social media last month were “Grey’s Anatomy” on ABC ( 11.6 million actions), “Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso” on Telemundo (10.4 million actions), “America’s Got Talent” on NBC (10.1 million actions), “American Horror Story” on FX (5.8 million actions), and “Entertainment Tonight” syndicated by CBS (5.6 million actions).
  • ABC again topped the rankings in the video category with 718.5 million views in September.
  • The fastest growing TV networks in September were Fusion TV (1,117 percent), BBC America (136.1 percent), WGN America ( 134.6 percent), HBO (98 percent), and Cartoon Network (96.5 percent).

About Shareablee

Shareablee is the leader in audience-based social media measurement for media publishers, agencies and brands that want to understand the impact and effectiveness of their cross-platform social media campaigns. Launched in 2013, Shareablee empowers brands by providing data that can help them define and drive success on social media by arming them with metrics and predictive analytics that inform powerful best practices. Shareablee is the leading authority on audience intelligence, competitive benchmarking and actionable insights with clients in 15+ countries.

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