Pages in category newspaper terminology the following 14 pages are in this category, out of 14 total this list may not reflect recent changes (learn more) b bulldog edition byline c column inch comic strip formats coranto d dateline g gazette n newspaper format newspaper of record s slug ( publishing). Journalism and publishing terms list, print and online, collated by our community of journalists, bloggers, editors, sub-editors, designers, prs and other communications professionals working worldwide in newspapers, magazines, radio and tv. Glossary some terms can be useful in providing a common vocabulary with which to discuss journalism advertisement the promotion of a product or the broadcast equivalent of a newspaper feature story also known as television magazine piece or radio feature by-line the name of the reporter. News print paper used in printing newspapers considered low quality and a short life use newton ring flaw in a photograph or halftone that looks like a drop of oil or water nipping in the book binding process, a stage where air is expelled from it's contents at the sewing stage nonheatset web web press without a. Comprehensive list of synonyms for parts of newspapers and magazines, by macmillan dictionary and thesaurus. Monsoon martin's the wire - journalism terms glossary (episode 51) my weather-friends as many of you know, i consider though the (real) sun's tv critic pans the portrayal of his newspaper on “the wire” as simplistic and mired in jargon, i think it's nuanced and brilliant 080109_the_wire_hbojpg.
Glossary as with all aspects of genealogical research, there are terms unique to newspapers that you may be unaware of understanding what they mean may help you when working with the various bibliographies advertising – the ads found in any newspaper that make it possible for the newspaper to. Glossary of newspaper terms ad, advertisment — printed notice of something for sale paid for by the advertiser ap — abbreviation for associated press, a wire service art — any photo, map graph or illustration assignment — a story a reporter is detailed to cover associated press stylebook — the standard reference. A glossary of terms used by book andpaper collectors, plus links to catalogs of reasonably priced original historic newspapers of the period of 1775 to 1865 and imprints from the 15th and 16th centuries. Journalism glossary description vocabulary total cards 35 subject journalism level 8th grade created 09/24/2008 click here to study/print these flashcards create your own lines of display type printed above a newspaper story, calling attention to relative importance and attracting readers to the story's content.
Also used to describe more serious, less sensational styles of newspaper journalism compare with tabloid broken link: a hyperlink which, when clicked, does not connect to a web page, instead showing an error message such as 404 browse: in new media terms, to look for information on the internet using a browser,. Newspapers have long been a source of information and entertainment for people the world over, and not surprisingly they all have similar formats why because they work so well, of course if you've ever been curious about the different elements of newspapers and the meaning of the terms related to.
Glossary of newspaper terms advertisement (or ad) printed notice of something for sale paid for by the advertiser angle the approach or perspective from which a news fact or event is viewed, or the emphasis chosen for a story art any photo, map graph or illustration assignment a story a reporter is given to cover. The current financial crisis has thrown terminology from the business pages onto the front pages of newspapers, with jargon now abounding everywhere from the coffee bar to the back of a taxi here is a guide to many of the business terms currently cropping up regularly, as well as some of the more exotic words coined to. Newspaper terminology masthead/title piece the newspaper's title displayed on the front page skyline this is an information panel on the front page that tells the reader about other stories in the paper to tempt them inside edition the guardian normally prints five editions (versions with some changes and. This glossary of newspaper terms was developed to increase the understanding of the terms and acronyms that may be unique to the newspaper industry it was created by the new york newspaper publishers association, newspaper in education program with heavy contributions from the democrat & chronicle's,.
There are some terms that we will be using in here that should be universally accepted and used when discussing work for newspaper for example when discussing a the name of an article we call it a headline not a title most of the glossary information provided is from tim harrower's book inside reporting. A dictionary of journalism terms a work in progress. Learn what all the newsaper terms mean centerspread, put to bed tagline newsprint sidebar widow web press many more.
Typography glossary the fourth of our technical/terminology articles when you lay out a page in a dtp (desktop publishing) program, there are certain areas of the page you need to be aware of below are some of the common terms used: slug this is an area that gets printed but will be completely. Byline - the name of a reporter as credited near the top of a newspaper article caption - an explanation of a picture or illustration, usually placed under the picture classified ads - advertisements placed by people and businesses to let people know about items for sale and available jobs cropped - shortened articles are.
Often published as part of a journal, magazine, or newspaper atlas: a book or bound collection of maps, illustrations, etc volume of maps, plates, engravings, tables, etc, which may be used to accompany a text or it may be an independent publication (definition from colorodo state university libraries. Glossary of media terms this glossary is designed to give you technical terms to help you write in more detail about media texts it includes many of the terms used in television, film, newspapers and marketing. Start studying journalism glossary learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
A newspaper has its own terminology learn the popular terms used to describe the different elements of a newspaper. Even experienced media teachers are often bewildered by the seemingly interchangeable terminology used by writers and speakers in the field do note that many of text: the individual results of media production: a movie, a tv episode, a book, an issue of a magazine or newspaper, an advertisement, an album, etc. Ad: abbreviation for advertisement ap: abbreviation for associated press, a wire service (see wire service) beat: a particular subject, such as the fire or police department byline: name of the article (story) writer/author circulation: number of newspaper copies sold column: vertical sections of typed lines on a. Handy definitions of financial and economic jargon - from libor and quantitave easing to black swans and dead cat bounces.