Glossary of advertising terms a aaa an advertisement that has the appearance of a news article or editorial, in a print publication see infomercial, below. Newspaper definition, a publication issued at regular and usually close intervals, especially daily or weekly, and commonly containing news, comment, features, and. A short announcement to identify a sponsor at the beginning or end of a production element such as the news broadcasting, the term is broadcast: a bbc term. Agate line a measurement that is one column in width and 1/14 of an inch deep used primarily for classified measurements camera-ready copy a pasteup ready to be.
Lack of objectivity, approaching a news story with a set of conclusions already in place, allowing opinion to shape the telling of a story. Newspapers have long been a source of information and entertainment for people the world over, and not surprisingly they all have similar formats why. Newspaper terminology: a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z-a-ad - printed notice of something for sale advertisement add - more material to be added.
Media studies glossary anchorage - how meaning is fixed, as in how a caption fixes the meaning of a picture archetype - a universal type or model of character that is. Here are some of slang's terms for a newspaper they are not all current, nor uniquely us: blab sheet, blabber, bladder, blanket, blat, bum wad, butter wrapp. This glossary of newspaper terms was developed to increase the understanding of the terms and acronyms that may be unique to the newspaper industry. News 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.
Agate : small type (usually 55 point) used for sports statistics, stock tables, classified ads, etc air : white space used in a story design all caps. 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. A glossary of printing and graphics terms from printing industry exchange, llc. Newspaper terms ear: short item or graphic image appearing in upper corners, usually on a cover page holder: an article concise enough to appear in its entirety on.
Reporters and other newspaper workers belong handout term for written publicity or special-interest news sent to a newspaper for publication hard news spot news. Newspaper terms newspaper terms technology terms, designated with an asterick (), have been included with traditional newspaper terms and defined below. Glossary of newspaper terms banner a large type headline running across a newspaper page box an item or story ruled off on all four sides, usually with a. Journalism, like any profession, has its own language and specialist words which practitioners need to know the following glossary contains more than 500 definitions. The times-news newspaper in education program provides print and electronic replica editions (e-editions) of the newspaper at a reduced rate for use in alamance.