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Better Broadcast Writing, Better Broadcast News by Greg Dobbs

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Index

Abbreviations, 2122

correcting errors, 135

correction shorthand, 140

Accuracy

correction shorthand, 139

importance of, 241

and judgmental words, 1316

and libel, 243

ACK, 225226

Acronyms, 22

hyphenating, 136

Active voice, 12

proofreading for, 124

Actuality, 225226

Adjectives, judgmental, 1516

Adverbs, judgmental, 1516

Almanac, 149

Anchorperson

multiple on-air tasks, 19

reader, 209

Associated Press, 89

Atlas, 149

Attribution, 4445

and background information, 236237

and deep background information, 235236

proofreading for, 124

Audience. See Viewer interest

Audio. See Sound

 

Background information, 129, 236237

Background subject

choosing, 186

and standup, 191

Backtime, 209, 216

Bias, 241242

Bill vs. law, 56

 

Cameras. See Video ...

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