Journalism Encyclopedia

In this section, you find an encyclopedia explaining the most important concepts in journalism and mass media. Do you think something is missing? Then please let us know!

 

A

Access to Media

Accreditation

Advertorial

Advocacy Journalism

Agenda Setting

Ambush Journalism

Anchoring

Anchorman

Angle

Arts Journalism

Attribution

Audience

Audience Research

 

B

Background report

Backpack Journalism

Bandwagon Journalism

Blog

Broadcast

B-roll

Business Journalism

Byline

 

C

Call-In

Call-Out

Cameraman

Caption

Caricature

Cartoonist

Censorship

Checkbook Journalism

"Churnalism"

Citation

Citizen Journalism

Clipping Service

Collaborative Journalism

Column/Columnist

Comics

Comics Journalism

Commentary

Commentator

Communication Science

Communication Studies

Community Journalism

Community Manager

Computational Journalism

Computer-Assisted Journalism

Confidentiality

Conflict of Interest

Content Manager

Copy editing

Copy Editor

Copyright and fair use

Corporate Publishing

Corporate TV

Correspondent

Credibility

Critic

Crossmedia

Customer magazine

 

D

Daily Newspaper

Data Journalism

Data-driven Journalism

Deception

Deskman

Desktop Publishing

Diffusion

Direct Quote

Distribution

Documentary

 

E

Editing

Editing Desk

Editor

Editorial Calendar

Editorial

Editorial Guidelines

Editorial Management

Editorial Meeting

Editor-in-Chief

Embedded Journalism

Enterprise Journalism

Environmental Journalism

Expression of Opinion

 

F

Fashion Journalism

Feature

Foreign Affairs Journalism

Foreign Correspondent

Freelance Journalist

Factual Claim

First Amendment (USA)

Fourth Estate

Framing

Free Speech Zones

Freedom of Information Act (USA)

Freedom of Speech

Freedom of the press

Freedom of Thought

 

G

Gatekeeping

Gazette

Gloss

Gonzo Journalism

Gotcha Journalism

 

H

Hard News

Harm Limitation Principle

Hate Speech

Headline

Health Journalism

Hoax

Human Interest Journalism

Hybrid newspaper

 

I

Illustration

Imprint

Immersion Journalism

Indecency and Obscenity

Indemnification

Infographics

Informational Self-Determination

Infotainment

Innovation Journalism

Interactive Journalism

Internet radio

Internship

Interview

Interviewer

Inverted pyramid

Investigating

Investigative Journalism

 

J

Jargon

Journal

Journalism Award

Journalism School

Journalism Studies

Journalist

Jump line

 

K

Kicker

 

L

Lead

Leak

Letters to the editor

Libel

Listener

Literary Journalism

Local Journalism

Local news

 

M

Magazine

Magazine Design

Managing Editor

Mass Media

Masthead

Media Antitrust Policy

Media Bias

Media Journalism

Media Law

Media Policy

Media Studies

Medical Journalism

Meteorology/Weather Journalism

Microblogging

Mobile Journalism

Muckraking

Music Journalism

 

N

Narrative Journalism

"New Journalism"

News

News Agency

Newshole

News Syndication

News Values

Newscaster

News desk

Newspaper

Newspaper Design

Newspaper Preservation Act (USA)

Newsroom

Not-for-profit Journalism

 

O

Objectivity

Off-the-record

Online Media

Online-only

Open Source Journalism

Ownership of Images

 

P

Paraphrase

Peace Journalism

Peer review

Penny Press

Periodical

Photo agency

Photography

Photo Journalist

Plagiarism

Podcast

Political Correctness

Political Journalism

Polls

Portrait

Positive Journalism

Presenter

Press

Press Conference/News Conference

Press Pool

Press Release/News Release

Presumption of Innocence

Preventive Journalism

Producer

Proofreader

Public Affairs

Public Journalism

Public Relations

Public Relations Office

Publisher

Pundit

 

Q

Quality Journalism

 

R

Radio

Reader

Remuneration

Report

Reporter

Review

Right to Privacy

Right to Refuse to Give Evidence

Rip-and-Read News

 

S

Sample work

Satirist

Science Journalism

Scientific Journalism

Scoop

Self-Regulation of Media

Sensational Journalism

Sensationalism

Service Journalism

Shield Law

Sidebar

Silly Season

Simulcasting

Soft News

Solutions Journalism

Sound Engineer

Source

Special Interest Magazine

Specialist Journalist

Spiking

Spin

Sports Journalism

Sportscaster

Staff magazine

Station

Story

Stringer

Student newspaper

Sub-Editing

Sub-Editor

Sunshine Law

 

T

Tabloid Journalism

Tabloidization

Television

Text types

Travel Journalism

 

U

Underground Newspaper

User Generated Content

 

V

Videocast

Vlog

Voice

 

W

War Correspondent

Watchdog Journalism

Weekly Newspaper

Well Informed Sources

Wiki Journalism

Wire Services

W-Questions

 

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