Yesterday I gave my thoughts on what to make of CBC’s early season ratings slump. My theory is that CBC is changing but their built-in audience hasn’t yet, and to realize their vision, the public broadcaster will need some patience. Here’s what you had to say:
â€” Cathleen MacDonald (@motionpix) October 16, 2014
Some Â offered other suggestions for why the ratings have declined besides fierce US competition, aging shows, and smallÂ marketing budgets:
@tv_eh imho the promo for Strange Empire was vague; didn't grab. One had to be committed to check it out & be pleasantly surprised.
— Cathleen MacDonald (@motionpix) October 16, 2014
And we all speculated on how they could build their audience, including patience:
What do you think – are you worried about your favourite show’s ratings? Â Ideas for how CBC can attract more viewers … or if that should even be their goal?