Posted on January 8th, 2015 By John Culliton
Next time you watch one of your newscasts on TV, you may be the only one really watching.
Are you ready to deal with that - ready to produce, write, and anchor news on one screen while viewers shuffle through what else interests them on other screens?
This year, there will be more distracted viewers than ever before. Multiple screen use while watching TV news is not a new issue, but its upward trajectory makes it as important as any issue in 2015.
Attacking the issue will add new dimensions to what you do - beginning with newscast critiques. The post-newscast question for 2015 is this: At what point(s), did you make me look (up)?
Simple question. Necessary question. With, tangible answers.