Week 6 (19/3): Getting your message out

“Get your message out there.” by internetsense is licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0

BY RUTH BERAN

The Radio Show is live again today, and we are getting the message out on socials!

When posting on social media, it is important to remember what information you want people to take away from your post.

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Week 6 (Producing 15/3): Program planning

guy reclining listening to an old boombox radio
Photo: StockSnap from Pixabay

BY NICK BENNETT

Contribute to program planning and presentation with de-brief, suggestions for improvements and discussing new ideas.

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Week 3 (26/2): Working together

“Stop, collaborate and listen” by KatieTT is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

BY RUTH BERAN

Starting next week, Live Socials will be collaborating with the Radio and Journalism students as they start publishing their News Conference articles and broadcasting their radio shows.

There are a few things we need to put in place first.

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#7: Good news!

Image by Leyla Arsan
THE CHALLENGE:

Write and record a positive news bulletin for TAFE Radio.
It should be no more than 2 min long, and include at least 3 different good news stories.

 

When you’re done:

Upload to Soundcloud.

Embed the Soundcloud in a new post on your WordPress site with an appropriate headline and CC-licensed image.

If you’re feeling brave, share the post link to our section Facebook group with the hashtag #ContentChallenge.

Need some help getting started?

Not sure about Soundcloud?

    1. Set up a free account.
    2. Upload your track.
    3. Then embed it on WordPress.

Not sure about how to write a radio news bulletin?

Our friends at SYN have a great guide here.

Want more info? Here’s the BBC Guide, and the Radio Bulletin chapter from The News Manual.