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A headline of the game?

Posted by Juliette Kemp
Juliette Kemp
Juliette Kemp is an established and highly experienced journalist who has written and designed for many of th...
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on Wednesday, 09 November 2011
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Life's full of coincidences isn't it. There I was in my last blog musing about the skill and wit of The Sun's headline writers and then, hey presto, find myself perusing an array of info from Copyblogger founder Brian Clark on the writing of great headlines and why they're so critical. And, by the way, the subs at The Sun show no signs of flagging. Only yesterday Lucky Heather was applied to a single column five...
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A way with words

Posted by Juliette Kemp
Juliette Kemp
Juliette Kemp is an established and highly experienced journalist who has written and designed for many of th...
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on Tuesday, 25 October 2011
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Itís funny isnít it. For this particular writer the word Blog might have well been Block. A four-letter word that certainly didnít require repeating due to itís mind-sweeping qualities. I love words: a well-honed phrase, some clever wordplay, copy that has a rhythm and a music all of its own. I may not always agree with The Sun newspaper but I certainly enjoy the skill and wit of the headline writers.And itís not always the banner...
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