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There are multiple page editors, copyeditors, and photo editors. Another key difference between each medium is the deadline. TV and radio have several deadlines throughout the day depending on when newscasts are scheduled. Newspapers have a set deadline, usually 23 THE MULTIMEDIA ASSIGNMENT EDITOR AND PRODUCER several hours before the presses have to roll. The Web, however, has no deadline. It needs to be updated constantly. In a fully converged newsroom, one assignment desk would oversee all news coverage and content.
A quick scan of any one of these sites would bring a fourth-grade English teacher to tears. Misspellings, grammar problems, and a general lack of clarity are common. Perhaps the speed at which the ideas can become postings contributes to the lack of coherent thought and wellcrafted writing. Perhaps the lack of editorial oversight leads to the stream of errors and incomplete thoughts. Perhaps we need to go back to the basics and assess how fervently and accurately we can answer Hemingway’s question.
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