In the age of social media, it’s not enough to just watch a television show anymore. It must be critiqued, shared, bonded over, and discussed to no end—and not with just your viewing partner. Social media has evolved into many things over its short lifetime, one of them being the way people interact regarding their favorite television shows and, in some cases, with their favorite television shows. Obviously, last year was no different.
Over the last year, social media engagements were recorded relevant to each television program from three hours before until three hours after the program aired. The engagements were recorded from Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and included Facebook comments, shares, and likes, Instagram comments and likes, and Twitter retweets, quotes, likes, and replies. According to findings, here are the top ten most socially discussed television shows of 2018.