Many fans of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” say Porsha Williams is carrying the season and it appears new data shows why. Nielsen released the top performing social media celebrities and Williams slid into the top 10 among the reality TV stars.
Williams bragged about her position while uplifting others on the list on the non-reality show side on Instagram Wednesday.
“Shoutout to all my fellow black movers and shakers of 2018 who have been crowned some of the top social media TV Stars by Nielsen’s recent data!! Shoutout to ya’ll for killing 2018,” she wrote on Instagram Dec. 19. “Many blessings. Love Team Porsha thank you thank you thank you #NielsenData.”
Measuring the social media activity surrounding TV stars in drama, comedy, news and reality programming, Nielsen released a list of the top primetime TV talent, USA Today reported.
The global information company came up with the rankings by tracking the engagement of TV stars through comments, shares, likes and retweets social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. The measurements were taken within three hours of the shows airing over the span of two months from Sept. 1 to Nov. 30.
While Williams didn’t make it onto the list of top chatted-about primetime stars across the board, she managed to crack the top 10 on the reality TV list.
- Tyra Banks — “America’s Got Talent“
- Kendall Kyndall — “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood“
- Mike the Situation — “Jersey Shore: Family Vacation”
- Alejandra Espinoza — “Nuesta Belleza Latina”
- Kelly Clarkson — “The Voice“
- Jennifer Arnold — “The Little Couple”
- Alexis Ren — “Dancing with the Stars“
- Howie Mandel — “America’s Got Talent”
- Monica Brown — “T.I. & Tiny: Family and Friends Hustle“
- Porsha Williams — “Real Housewives of Atlanta”
In response to her ranking, Williams’ fans eagerly congratulated the star.
“Congrats P I saw your star power from when you first came on and thanks for the retweets and replies on Twitter ”
“Yasssss Porsha!!!! Oh they are really mad now. Keep shining, TMHG is on your side, if God be for you, who can be against you. Congrats!!!”