NEW MEDIA WRITING
WRITING NEWS STORY
To explain basic concepts
in writing news story
To explain method and process
of writing basic news story
quality of the story
Able to plan and design own work
REVIEW PAST LECTURE:
EIGHT (8) ELEMENTS NEWS STORY
• COVERAGE: The act of writing/reporting of an
event for the purpose of publishing it.
• Masking: the design/writing/graphic which indicates
the name or identity of an online publishing
• Lead: The beginning of the story. A promise the
reader on what is to come in broadcasting is a
• Hard news lead: also called direct lead or a summary
lead what the story is about.
• Back up lead = supporting facts in the form of supporting sentences;
• lead quote= the first quote that backs up the lead or
augmenting quote – must be a strong quote;
• Nut graph = one of the structure of story writing. Is a
sentence or paragraph that states the focus.. What the story is about why it is newsworthy. Story must be written on a
• Ending = the result, the conclusion, the answer, implications or the impact
• Context = sense of direction of the story
PERALATAN RAKAMAN PERISTIWA
WHERE IS THE STORY?
Before covering a story….
1. identify the story
2. research the background/history- all the 5W 1 H
3. preparation-logistic and oth...