Copywriting for the Electronic Media: A Practical Guide / Edition 6

Copywriting for the Electronic Media: A Practical Guide / Edition 6

by Milan D. Meeske
     
 


COPYWRITING FOR THE ELECTRONIC MEDIA, A PRACTICAL GUIDE, Sixth Edition, prepares you to write effective copy for all types of electronic media, with an emphasis on commercial writing and a valuable real-world orientation to this exciting field. A brief grammar review illustrates grammar principles as they apply to broadcast writing, helping you refresh these… See more details below

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COPYWRITING FOR THE ELECTRONIC MEDIA, A PRACTICAL GUIDE, Sixth Edition, prepares you to write effective copy for all types of electronic media, with an emphasis on commercial writing and a valuable real-world orientation to this exciting field. A brief grammar review illustrates grammar principles as they apply to broadcast writing, helping you refresh these essential skills. Numerous scripts, storyboards, PSAs, and promotional spots present key examples as you learn to write short, persuasive messages for radio, television, and new media. A new chapter on "Getting the First Job" reveals what you should expect in entry-level copywriting positions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495411178
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/03/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
306,470
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Part 1: THE BROADCAST COPYWRITER. 1. The Broadcast Copywriter. Part 2: COPYWRITING ELEMENTS. 2. Copywriting Style--Basic Mechanics. 3. The Legal and Ethical Implications of Writing Copy. Part 3: ADVERTISING BASICS. 4. Consumer Behavior. 5. Motivation. 6. Organizing the Broadcast Commercial. 7. Broadcast Copy Preparation. Part 4: RADIO COPYWRITING. 8. The Radio Commercial: The Mechanics. 9. Types of Radio Copy. Part 5: TELEVISION COPYWRITING. 10. The Television Commercial: The Mechanics. 11. Types of Television Commercials. Part 6: THE ELECTRONIC MEDIA: OTHER WRITING NEEDS. 12. Promotion. 13. Public Service, Issue, and Political Announcements. 14. The Broadcast Campaign. 15. Writing News Stories. 16. Writing for the Internet. 17. Corporate Programs. 18. Getting the First Job.

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