Covering a sports game for a newspaper or a news blog? Chances are, you will be on a tight deadline in this situation. Here are a few tips to make sure you meet it.
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When writing the lead for a news story, the goal is to hook the reader into the story while remaining informative and concise. That means, picking out the details that matter and leaving out those that don’t.
You can write the body of a news story any way you want. Writing it a bit more strategically, though, should help it be more effective in accomplishing your purpose for the piece.