walkingdeadAMC’s popular television series The Walking Dead premiered its Season 4 this week driving lots of Twitter activity. So much, that the show  topped Nielsen’s SocialGuide, a weekly list that highlights the top television shows that are being tweeted about week-to-week.

The Twitter TV analytics tool measures activity across 239 TV channels. SocialGuide releases a weekly Top-10 list of the television shows that are garnering the most social attention. We’ve listed the top 5 shows from last week after the jump.

Week of October 7-13:

Rank

Program Unique Audience (000) Tweets (000)

1

The Walking Dead

7,491.2

1,172.0

2

Glee

 5,167.5

 822.1

3

American Horror Story: Coven

4,623.8

435.6

4

Catfish: The TV Show

3,544.3

743.6

5

The X Factor

2,393.3

422.9

6

Scandal

2,133.5

327.5

7

The Voice

1,972.2

115.0

8

Jimmy Kimmel Live

1,942.5

57.1

9

The X Factor

1,864.1

191.0

10

Dancing With the Stars

1,695.9

43.5