What does longform mean?
Before starting, let’s quickly tackle what long-form content is and what it isn’t. Long-form content is content that offers a lot of information and/or great depth of information on a given topic. Minimum length should range anywhere between 700 and 2,000 words.
How long is long-form journalism?
between 1,000 and 20,000 words
How do you write a long-form journalist?
Writing Long-Form Content
- Form your paragraphs in comprehensible sections.
- Section off your main ideas.
- Make sure your thoughts are organized.
- Describe the ‘so what?’ of each section.
- Keep a conversational tone throughout your piece.
- Hook the reader with an engaging introduction.
- Add visuals to break up long sections of text.
What is a Longread?
‘Longread’, ‘long story’, ‘deep story’, storytelling’ – there are many names for such format of presenting information online. Regardless of the name there is still an ongoing debate whether it is relevant and appropriate to use texts over 5,symbols as part of a website content.
What is long-form and short form?
Long-form content is typically 2,000 words or more. This type of material is usually seen as whitepapers, e-books, and how-to guides. Short-form content is typically any written copy that is around 1,000 words. Things like social posts, blog posts, and emails are great examples of short-form content.
Where can I read good articles?
Best Websites to Read Articles
- Investopedia–Investopedia is a website that offers an ocean of financial content and everything you need to know or would like to know about the world of investing.
- Lifehacker– Lifehacker is one of the highly useful sites, you’ll ever find.
How do I find articles on Google?
You may find a free copy online.
- Go to Google Scholar, enter the article title, and click Search:
- If available, your article should appear as one of the first few results:
- If you click an article’s title, you may be taken to a publisher’s site that will ask you to pay for full text.
Is PubMed a tertiary source?
It is authored by researchers, contains original research data, and is usually published in a peer-reviewed journal….Types of Medical Literature.
|Primary Literature||Secondary Literature||Tertiary Literature|
|Sources: NEJM, JAMA||Sources: PubMed, CINAHL, Cochrane Library, Web of Science||Sources: Goodman & Gilman’s, Williams Obstetrics|
What is a tertiary data source?
Tertiary sources of information are based on a collection of primary and secondary sources. textbooks (sometimes considered as secondary sources) dictionaries and encyclopedias. manuals, guidebooks, directories, almanacs. indexes and bibliographies.
How do you determine if a source is primary or secondary?
A primary source gives you direct access to the subject of your research. Secondary sources provide second-hand information and commentary from other researchers. Examples include journal articles, reviews, and academic books. A secondary source describes, interprets, or synthesizes primary sources.