2013-2014 Challenges

Challenge 1


Create a better way to inform central Ohio residents about closings, cancellations or postponements prompted by severe weather or other causes.

Challenge 2

A news organization with close to 190,000 Twitter followers is looking for ways to monetize this loyal and growing audience.

Challenge 3




 Create a “loyalty program” game that increases your audience by rewarding those who participate in on-air or online activities.

Challenge 4

Create a way to repurpose news content in a manner that appeals to millennials.

Challenge 5




Create a way to verify the accuracy of User Generated Content, like photos or video clips, submitted to news organizations by members of the public.

Challenge 6



Create a non-traditional 4 p.m. newscast with a significant digital emphasis that allows viewers in a metro market to personalize and customize their news experience.

Challenge 7



Create a solution, either face-to-face or through technology, to engage Southeastern Ohio residents throughout the news cycle.