How Do You Find Local TV Listings?

How Do You Find Local TV Listings?

How Do You Find Local TV Listings?

Find local TV listings on sites such as TVGuide.com, TV.com, Zap2It.com and LocateTV.com, as of 2015. Each site features tools for viewing current and upcoming programming schedules for various networks according to location information. Some sites also contain details about the programming, such as summaries or news articles.

At TVGuide.com, the TV Listings section displays programming for major broadcast and cable networks within a given ZIP code and allows visitors to change listings to a different ZIP code or time zone. It also offers the ability to view listings for up to two weeks in advance or view the previous day's listings. Visitors can sort programming by themes, such as sports or family-friendly content. Creating an account with the site also allows you to add channels to a favorites list, which enables you to quickly track schedule updates or find out when certain programs air. TV.com offers a similar feature, which also requires an account with the site to manage.

The local TV listings on Zap2It.com vary according to broadcast time zone. You can browse listings according to genre or air time or search for a specific channel. Each listing includes the name of the program airing on the network as well as tags indicating if the program is in high definition or, for television shows, if it is a new episode.