While official numbers will not be revealed, All My Children and One Life to Live appeared to have returned with a roar during their first week of new episodes. Both shows topped the iTunes and Hulu charts during the week of April 29, 2013.
On their launch day, All Children and One Life to Live were ranked #1 and #2 on iTunes' TV Seasons rankings, a listing of the shows for which users purchased season passes. The April 29 episode of All My Children ranked as Hulu's most-watched episode, with One Life to Live coming in just behind at #2.
All My Children remained atop iTunes' TV Seasons list on Tuesday before dipping to #2 on Wednesday and Thursday. One Life to Live noted second place on Tuesday, and fourth on Wednesday and Thursday.
Hulu does not release viewing statistics for any of its programming.
On soapcentral.com, compared to the previous week, traffic to the All My Children section of the site was up 153%. One Life to Live readership was up 132%. AMC was the fourth most-visited soap on soapcentral.com, while One Life to Live was sixth.
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