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The Upside Down Guide to writing for the Press
by Peter Rose - Bookboon , 2014
Topics: The mechanics of writing a successful press release; How to ensure that your copy is relevant and newsworthy; How professionals check they have included all of the salient facts; Different types of press release, plus written examples; etc.
Post Industrial Journalism: Adapting to the Present
by C.W. Anderson, E. Bell, C. Shirky - Tow Center for Digital Journalism , 2012
This essay is part survey and part manifesto, one that concerns itself with the practice of journalism and the practices of journalists in the United States. It is not about the future of the news industry, because there is no such industry anymore.
Check It Out!: Great Reporters on What It Takes to Tell the Story
by Art Athens - Fordham University Press , 2004
Here's a legendary journalist's back to the basics guide to the craft of broadcast news. Combining insights from his own award-winning career, Art Athens offers a primer on the best practices in reporting, writing, and delivering the news.
To Tell You the Truth: The Ethical Journalism Initiative
by Aidan White - International Federation of Journalists , 2008
The Ethical Journalism Initiative outlined in this book provides support for journalists who are keeping an ethical flame alive in the profession. There is also encouragement for those who are ready to stand up for journalism ...
The Data Journalism Handbook
by J. Gray, L. Chambers, L. Bounegru - O'Reilly Media , 2012
This collaborative book coordinated by the European Journalism Centre aims to answer questions like: Where can I find data? How can I request data? What tools can I use? How can I find stories in data? How can I make data journalism sustainable?
Handbook of Independent Journalism
by Deborah Potter - U.S. Department of State , 2006
This handbook covers the ins and outs of what every professional journalist should know: how to research, write, edit a story, write headlines, choose graphics, select quotes, online journalism forms, the skills required in beat reporting.
Writing for Magazines
by Adele Ramet - How to Books , 2007
If you are so far unpublished and are seeking to get established, this book will take you several steps forward. Everything the beginner needs to know, but it's just as helpful for experienced writers, who will pick some useful hints from it.