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Headline

A brief statement at the beginning of an article, usually in larger type than the rest of the article, that describes what the article will state. Headlines are often abbreviated and may be deliberately sensational, especially in tabloids. A famous example of a headline occurred during the Great Crash in 1929, when Variety magazine reported, "WALL ST. LAYS AN EGG."
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Part of the reason I came up with the idea to do a table talk about social headlines was I didn't have a good sense of what to tell people what could be a good one, other than knowing it when I saw it," Grovum said.
Please disregard the headlines that ran on Dow Jones Newswires between 9:34 a.
UPDATE: Yeni Akit later changed the headline to remove the word 'pervert.
But more than the crime, it's the headline of the New York Post that has endured the test of time.
In a traditional newspaper, the headline serves two purposes.
Headlines are vitally important in both print and on-line and I like the idea of someone else coming in and being able to pick up the gist of a story straight away to write a headline about it.
Let's explore 10 ways to help you write headlines that deliver readers--and results.
Headlines play an important role in orienting the reader's attention and interpretation of the facts contained in the article.
Current study attempts to identify and classify the directive speech acts in the news headlines of CNN (Cable News Network) that were written about Pakistan during 2010 and 2011.
If you go further than the headline and actually read the article it tells you that there will be a meeting to give a chance to raise concerns - completely different to what is being suggested in that headline.
The study identified the 20 most common buzzwords and how many headlines included each one.
RAMALLAH, July 30, 2011 (WAFA) ' The Arab Spring revolts dominated Saturday newspaper headlines, occupying more than half of the front pages in the two dailies, Al-Quds and Al-Ayyam.