Video and Multimedia
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Video 1: Inverted Pyramid Tutorial
This video describes the history and concept of the common inverted-pyramid style of writing for journalists, writers, and authors.
Video 2: Journalism 101: How to write a lead
This video discusses how to write a good lead.
This document discusses how Google has collaborated with The Washington Post and The New York Times on a “living stories” project. The idea is to present ongoing stories in layers of depth while moving away from the traditional inverted pyramid.
Web 2: How to Write a Lead
This document from Purdue University discusses the types of leads and gives tips on how to write a good one.
This document from Point Park University in Pittsburgh identifies different types of lead sentences used in media writing.
Web 4: Tutorial: Podcasting
This document discusses how to prepare a podcast.