Thursday, September 12, 2013

Teaching blogger

This is a test post.

We are going to try to remember how to save an item as a draft.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Alternative Story Forms

Alternative story forms aren't limited to use online, but they work particularly well there.

Sara Quinn has an interesting intro to the concept, which begins with this:

Q: What are alternative story forms?

A: They’re tools that quickly engage a reader’s attention: a timeline, a checklist, a fact box or a graphic — anything that doesn’t fit the standard model of most newspaper narratives. You’re reading one right now in this Q&A.

Here is a list of just a few types, each with a link to an example:

Sunday, October 10, 2010