Topic archives: ratings

Is it time for Nine to put the AFL and NRL Footy Shows out of their misery?

and March 16, 2018 3

After two dismal weeks of ratings for Nine's two footy shows, you have to wonder if the channel can afford to keep them in the schedule

How the Seven Network is failing the AFLW

February 9, 2018 11

After a big ratings dip, AFLW coaches are being asked to overhaul the game. With huge crowds and massive interest in the game, is that really the only factor at play?

Stop the press: TV host moves from one TV show to another TV show

October 17, 2017 2

If a morning show host moves to a rival network, and Australian media doesn't lose its shit, has she really moved?

Clickbait is as easy as ABC

September 22, 2017 15

The ABC is revealing its values to be eerily similar to any commercial media fighting the eternal battle for ratings.

Desperate measuring: an insider’s guide to the weird world of media ratings

January 11, 2017

Ratings are important. But measuring them is far from a perfect science.

Cleverman yet to make its mark

June 24, 2016 5

It got great reviews, but barely anyone is watching.

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings

April 14, 2015

My Kitchen Rules no longer cock of the roost.

ABC TV director slams Oz’s ‘error-filled’, ‘pro-Ten’ report

ABC TV director slams Oz’s ‘error-filled’, ‘pro-Ten’ report

January 21, 2015 16

A report in The Australian claiming the ABC had a bad year for ratings has been swiftly denounced by ABC management this morning. They have their own figures to prove their case.

Media briefs: Ten cops a break … media love-in … trustworthy journalism …

Media briefs: Ten cops a break … media love-in … trustworthy journalism …

October 3, 2014 4

A win! For Ten! Pop the champagne, and other media tidbits of the day.

Bank guarantee keeps Big Four in Moody’s good books

March 3, 2009

Moody's decision to downgrade Australia's Big Four banks came as a surprise to those at News Ltd, writesGlenn Dyer.