Tips: Writing for the Web
Elaine H. Edwards
News Media/Marketing Coordinator
K-State Research and Extension
Beauty and the Beast
And not like
An annoying salesperson
or a slow-moving tortoise
Dowling-Healey, James, photographer, Permissions for Use
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Think about the AAAs
Journalism style works!
• 5 Ws and and 1 H
• Good, concise writing
• Clear communications
• See handout from K-State Research and
Extension Style Guide
– Web Readers are Skimmers
– Links are key
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