TV shows are single or repeated segments produced for television broadcasting. Repeated shows are usually called series and consist of episodes, oftentimes ranged into seasons.
How to use this tag
The tv-shows tag should only be used when referring to the creation or editing of tv-shows in a general sense and should not be used when talking about a specific show.
If your question is Why are there credits at the end of TV shows even though only Unicorns read them?
- question is about TV-Shows in a general sense, go ahead and use the tv-shows tag.
But if your question is Why did Dexter shoot the pony instead of stab the unicorn?
- question is about Dexter which is a TV show, tag it with dexter