Want to write a great headline or a lead? This page is a must-read for you.
We want every single tweet curated in a post on Global Voices to move the story along with purpose.
When a GV story is translated into another language, its reach, impact and audience multiples.
Headlines are one of the elements that convince readers to click on a story and read.
Leads should be no longer than 35 words. Peel your story down to the core, then write the lead.
Excerpts are featured on the front page of our site and in sharing text across social media sites.
It is important that we confirm that the user-generated content we use is authentic, original and from a trustworthy source.
Advice on finding images that we are allowed to use in our stories.
Some suicide deaths may be newsworthy, however, it has been acknowledged that the way media covers suicide can influence behavior negatively by contributing to contagion or positively by encouraging help-seeking. Think about reporting on suicide as a health issue, not just in response to a recent death. As a global…
This document explains our mission and how our community works.
This document was co-authored by Global Voices contributors and translated to many languages.
This guide explains best practices for writing and reporting a GV story.
One of the most important things to keep in mind when writing a story is how it furthers Global Voices’ mission.