ALL ARTICLES BY
Xavier Toups, Community Administrator
  • Ratings: Very Bad Week For Soaps

    Ratings: Very Bad Week For Soaps

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of February 14-18, 2011       Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Total Viewers 1. Y&R 4,644,000 (-473,000/-499,000) 2. B&B 2,791,000 (-159,000/-613,000) <—- new low (2nd straight week for a new low) 3. DAYS 2,557,000 (-73,000/-718,000) 4. GH 2,508,000… Read More »

  • Ratings: B&B Hits New Lows in Viewers

    Ratings: B&B Hits New Lows in Viewers

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — While the February sweeps period began on Thursday, February 3, it is the first full week of sweeps that tells the true story of how a show is doing. So how did the soaps perform during the first full week of sweeps? What follows is the daytime ratings report for the week of… Read More »

  • ‘DAYS’ Fires Chris Whitesell

    ‘DAYS’ Fires Chris Whitesell

    (SoapOperaNetwork) — In a surprising move, “Days of Our Lives” has fired Co-Head Writer Christopher Whitesell. Whitesell joined the show in fall of 2008 when newly installed Co-Executive Producer Gary Tomlin brought him in to assist Head Writer Dena Higley. Whitesell’s previous Co-Head Writer stints were at “As The World Turns” (2005-2007), “One Life To Live” (2001-2003), “Sunset Beach” (1998-1999)… Read More »

  • Ratings: Soaps Up During Snowmageddon

    Ratings: Soaps Up During Snowmageddon

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of January 31 – February 4, 2011. Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratingsRatings for the week January 31 – February 4, 2011 (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)   Total Viewers1. Y&R 5,333,000 (+78,000/+65,000)2. B&B 3,204,000 (-15,000/-84,000)3. DAYS 3,030,000 (+244,000/-93,000)4. GH 2,893,000 (+209,000/-158,000)5. OLTL 2,850,000 (+343,000/+382,000)6.… Read More »

  • Ratings: Bad Week For ABC Soaps

    Ratings: Bad Week For ABC Soaps

      (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of January 24 – 28, 2011. Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings Ratings for the week January 24-28, 2011 (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Total Viewers 1. Y&R 5,255,000 (+73,000/+18,000) 2. B&B 3,219,000 (+29,000/-219,000) 3. DAYS 2,786,000 (+67,000/-323,000) 4. GH 2,687,000 (+7,000/-124,000) 5. OLTL… Read More »

  • Ratings: Good Week for B&B and Y&R

    Ratings: Good Week for B&B and Y&R

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of January 17 – 21, 2011. Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings Ratings for the week January 17-21, 2011 (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Total Viewers 1. Y&R 5,182,000 (+47,000/+31,000) 2. B&B 3,190,000 (+129,000/-122,000) 3. DAYS 2,719,000 (-253,000/-474,000) 4. GH 2,680,000 (-172,000/+85,000) 5. OLTL 2,643,000… Read More »

  • Ratings: Good Week for DAYS and ABC Soaps

    Ratings: Good Week for DAYS and ABC Soaps

    Friday, January 21, 2011 at 5:12 PM ET by Xavier Toups Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of January 10 – 14, 2011. ***LINK IF COPYING & PASTING*** Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings Ratings for the week January 10-14, 2011 (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Total Viewers1. Y&R… Read More »

  • BREAKING NEWS: Barbara Bloom OUT

    BREAKING NEWS: Barbara Bloom OUT

    Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 6:28 PM ET by Xavier Toups Photo: CBS (SoapOperaNetwork.com) – Soap Opera Network can confirm that Barbara Bloom, CBS Sr. VP of Daytime Programming, was fired by the network. The rumour was first reported by Daytime Confidential. Bloom has been involved with daytime television for almost 20 years. In 1992, she… Read More »

  • Ratings: DAYS Up In Women 18-49 Demo

    Ratings: DAYS Up In Women 18-49 Demo

    Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 7:00 PM ET by Xavier Toups Photo: NBC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of January 3 – 7, 2011. ***LINK IF COPYING & PASTING*** Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings Ratings for the week January 3 – 7, 2011 (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Note: There were some… Read More »

  • Ratings: Holiday Gains For All Soaps

    Ratings: Holiday Gains For All Soaps

    Friday, January 7, 2011 at 6:00 PM ET by Xavier Toups Photo: ABC (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of December 27 – 31, 2010. ***LINK IF COPYING & PASTING*** Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings Ratings for the week December 27-31, 2010 (Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year) Total Viewers1. Y&R… Read More »