Based on today’s lecture on websites, go to AssignmentEditor.com to find a local newspaper or television website (outside of North Texas). How does this news website meet the criteria? For additional information, read the following links.
“ You have to say, How do I take the same basic information and tell the story in a way that works on a Webpage? You have to take the information and turn it on its head – actually, you have to turn the method of storytelling on its head – then tell the story taking advantage of the new technology. You can’t approach it in the same way if you want o be effective.”
Retha Hill, Director, New Media Innovation Lab
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism
Formerly VP Content, BET & executive producer, WashingtonPost.com