TV newsrooms shifting to digital first

More TV newsrooms are publishing their stories online and no longer waiting until after they air on TV as part of a shift to putting digital first. Writing for RTDNA, Ben Bogardus, Quinnipiac University Assistant Professor of Journalism said trends in TV viewership are prompting the trend. “With no... - MORE -

Making the most out of writing for radio

Writing for radio is it’s own unique challenge. Without images, it can be challenging, but also liberating. If you write for radio you’ll want to check out this interview with Murrow award-winning radio reporter Brian Bull, from KLCC in Eugene, Oregon. There’s a lot of great advice in this interview,... - MORE -
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Tips for Stand-Up and Live Reporting

Some really good, basic advice about stand-ups and live TV reporting comes from Joel DeSpain, an award-winning former TV reporter who has done scores of live-shots. “When it comes to live-shots, keep in mind there are no checks and balance: no producer, no editor.  Make sure what you say is... - MORE -