The audience is an important determinant of news – it’s logical that news of interest to some people isn’t to others. Journalists need to know what their audiences want and need to know.
Why Brainstorm Ideas?
The purpose of brainstorming story ideas is firstly to find an idea that you want to write about and then to develop a concept for your story – not a fully outlined plot. Just the seed of inspiration that captures your attention wholeheartedly. Once you’ve found that seed, you can begin to develop a premise.Continue reading “Week 11: Brainstorming ideas”
BY RUTH BERAN & VERITY CHAMBERS
Let’s go through the Subject Guide including Assessments.
Saying mean stuff online
WATCH: Celebs read mean tweets, from the Jimmy Kimmel Show
DISCUSSION: What is hate speech? How would you define it?Continue reading “Hate, trolls, and phone addiction (and what to do about them)”
Some tools to help with photos, illos, videos, and memes
To learn how to use any of the apps and programs above, search “getting started with …” on YouTube. I’ll add some video links above as I find them. Most apps are very simple and recommended for mobile content creation in particular.