Articles from 2011

5 articles

May 2, 2011 Resources

In digital age, copy editors still uphold journalistic responsibility

Copy editors are now expected to fact-check, sustain accuracy, and clarify writing with the added pressure of staying speedy for the digital audience.

May 2, 2011 Resources

Editing's Rubik's cube: Online, the shape of the story changes

Tailoring content for an online audience means that both story shape, reporting decisions, and editing have to change.

May 2, 2011 Resources

Eight tips for editing online

Online breaking news editors provide tips from sharpening stories to crafting headlines.

March 17, 2011 Contests and Awards

2011 Headline contest winners

We awarded 2011's best headline writers.

March 16, 2011 ACES News

Readers prefer edited news, research sponsored by ACES finds

Abandoning copy editing in favor of publishing a story first makes readers more critical of the news they consume.