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February Days–WordPress #1

Let’s start by selecting a theme. Go to “appearance” on the left hand side (the paintbrush), and go to “themes.” Select a theme. If you want…you can “activate,” then go to “customize” (in the appearance theme again) and mess with

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June Days–2 Minute Newscast (And Toy Story)

Criteria.. –2 min newscast (right at 2 min. No more, no less). –3 news stories. –3 sports stories. –weather Remember to… –lead with a great line. –cover the 5 Ws and the H stuff. –use times new roman font, size

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Link Journalism #4 (Feb Nights)

Homework is due! Part 1: 4 stories, with multiple links, and a picture that helps tell the story. 300(ish) words. Part 2: 3 short stories, only one link required. 75(ish) words. Remember, everything needs to come from a similar voice.

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Writing for Websites #1 (April Nights)

Super simple tonight. –5 stories (70-300 words) –Strong headline. –Strong lead line (first 7-8 words are compelling). –Grammar/spelling are corret. JUST IN CASE: anyone is thinking about cheating…If I catch you, I will fail you for the whole course. And,

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