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How to Structure News Stories - Journalism - About.com
There are a few basic rules for writing and structuring any news story. If you're accustomed to other types of writing – such as fiction – these rules may seem odd  ...
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10 Steps For Producing The Perfect News Story
So you want to produce your first news story, but not sure where to begin, or what to do along the way. Creating a news article is actually a series of tasks that ...
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When Writing News Stories, Forget About Chronology - Journalism
Instead, news stories follow the inverted pyramid format, which means the most important information goes at the top of the story, while the least important goes ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/writing/a/When-Writing-News-Stories-Forget-About-Chronology.htm
Story Ideas - Finding and Developing Ideas for News Stories and ...
For a reporter, it's not hard to find things to write about when a big news story is breaking. But what about those slow news days when there are no fires, ...
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Reporting - Thorough Reporting of News Stories - Journalism
Editors have a term for information that's missing from a news story. They call it a "hole," and if you give an editor a story that's lacking information, he or she will ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/reporting.htm
Want to Learn to Write News Stories? Just Follow the ... - Journalism
But the great thing about newswriting is that it follows a basic format. Learn that format and you'll be able to write news stories, whether you're a naturally ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/writing/a/Want-To-Learn-To-Write-News-Stories-Just-Follow-The-Format.htm
How to Find Ideas for News Articles - Journalism - About.com
Here are some places you can dig up ideas for news articles. Once you're written your article, see if you can get it published.
http://journalism.about.com/od/citizenjournalism/a/findingstories.htm
Conducting News Story Interviews - The Basics
Conducting interviews for news stories is an important skill for any journalist. A “ source” – anyone a journalist interviews - can provide the following elements that  ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/interviewing.htm
Getting the Facts Right on Breaking News Stories - Journalism
You're covering a breaking news story - a shooting, a fire, a tornado - it could be anything. Lots of media outlets are covering the same thing, so competition to ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/Getting-The-Facts-Right-On-Breaking-News-Stories.htm
Enterprise Reporting and News Stories - Journalism - About.com
To a good reporter, many stories are obviously important to cover – a house fire, a homicide, an election, a new state budget. But what about those slow news ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/enterprise.htm
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