Online Journalism/ Press Releases

Purdue Online Writing Lab AP Style:

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/735/02/

Purdue Online Writing Lab Quotations:

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/577/01/

ONLINE JOURNALISM

CTNewsJunkie.com ‘Fed Shutdown’

Gov’t Shutdown

NY Times ‘Snowfall’

http://www.nytimes.com/projects/2012/snow-fall/#/?part=tunnel-creek

Journalism 101 —

– Third person.

– Full name on first reference. Last name after that.

– Short paragraphs.

– Quotes. Example: “This challenge is the real deal,” Chiara said.

PRESS RELEASE

Traditional press release: MxCC Press Release

UConn: http://www.uconnhuskies.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/082113aab.html

Yale: http://news.yale.edu/2013/07/08/foods-advertised-popular-childrens-websites-do-not-meet-nutrition-standards

More examples: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/

PR needed info —

– Name of organization and its contact info.

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