Your suggestions (and my corrections) for 2014 please
Always happy to hear your suggestions. Photograph: Shutterstock
Firstly, here is a list of some of the "backend" changes I have made to UK Free TV.
Special transmitter detailsCaldbeck (Cumbria, England) transmitter
now shows the ITV Border England
and ITV Border Scotland
services.Ridge Hill (County of Herefordshire, England) transmitter
: I have merged together two entries for Ridge Hill
(a legacy of the analogue ITV-1 service, back in 2006 - ITV West extended to North Gloucestershire
) and the ITV West
service is now shown on the same page as all the rest.Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
: Thanks to serling work from Sean
we now have notification from Arqiva about the correct transmission details for com7 and com8 from that mast.
Transmitter Meta Tags
If you search on Google and get information up about transmitters from UK Free TV, the "meta" information now shows the correct number of multiplexes and all of their channels
Interfaces with Twitter and Facebook
I have obtained better icons for the sites listed in the Zeitgeist
section. So, if you look at a "Read This" page, you see a better look, for example Read this: London Live reveals its bright lights for the big city - Media - theguardian.com
now looks like
When such a page is posted on Facebook, it now keeps the correct large icon:
And pages posted on Twitter now get the full format for the extended tweet:
Over to you
One in 20 people from the UK visited UK free TV last year. I would love to be able to extend the site to make it useful to more people.
I would love you to tell me how the site could be made even better so we can help even more people enjoy Freeview
, Freesat, Sky
(No Card) and online TV viewing.