- Look for the contact information
- Gather your information
- Contact the news organization
If you see something newsworthy happening, or have some information that you think the media should know about, there are a few ways to get in touch with reporters.
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Look for the contact information
It is easy to report something to the news. The best way to start is by looking for the contact information of the news organization you want to report to. This can easily be found on their website. Once you have found their contact information, you can give them a call or send them an email.
Most news organization have a website
Most news organizations have a website with a “contact us” or “news tips” section. You can usually find the link in the top right-hand corner or at the bottom of the site’s homepage. If you can’t find it, try Googling “[name of news organization] + contact.”
Look for a section on the website that says “contact us”
Most news organizations have a section on their website that says “contact us.” This is usually in the menu at the top or bottom of the page. Look for an email address or a form that you can fill out. If you can’t find a way to contact the news organization on their website, try looking for their phone number.
Find the email, twitter, or facebook information for the news organization
It is important to know how to contact the news organization so that your story or news tip gets to the right person. Depending on the story, you will want to choose the best method of contact.
Your best bet is to look for the contact information on the website of the news organization. Most news organizations have an email address, twitter handle, or facebook page specifically for tips or story submissions.
If you cannot find the contact information on the website, you can try searching for it on social media. For example, if you want to submit a story tip to The New York Times, you can search for their twitter handle, @nytimes, and direct message them.
You can also try searching for the general contact information of the news organization. For example, if you want to submit a story tip to The New York Times, you can search for their website, nytimes.com, and look for their general email address or phone number.
Gather your information
Before you start writing or even making phone calls, you need to have all your ducks in a row. This means that you should have everything you need to make your case before you start trying to convince someone to listen to you. Make sure you have all the facts and evidence you need to back up your story. Once you have everything you need, you can start reaching out to the media.
Make sure you have all the information you need before you contact the news organization
You should have as much information as possible before you contact a news organization. This will help you make your case and support your claims. Try to gather the following:
-Your name, address, phone number and email address
-The name of the organization you are reporting
-The names of any individuals involved
-The dates and times of the incident or events in question
-Details about what happened, including names, dates, times, locations and people involved
-Any documents or other evidence that supports your claim
-The name and contact information for any witnesses
This includes who, what, when, where, and why
When you have something you believe is newsworthy, it is important to gather as much information as possible before contacting a news outlet. This will help to make sure that your story is complete and that you are able to answer any questions that the reporter may have.
The who, what, when, where, and why of your story are the basic elements that need to be addressed. Who is involved? What happened? When did it happen? Where did it happen? Why did it happen?
In addition to the basic who, what, when, where, and why, you should also try to include:
-A list of any witnesses who can corroborate your story
-Any video or photos that you may have of the event
-Any evidence or documentation that supports your claims
-The contact information for anyone involved in the story who is willing to speak to the media
Contact the news organization
Whether you want to share a story tip, newsworthy event, or other information with a news organization, there are a few ways to go about doing it. The best way to submit a story to a news organization is by contacting them directly.
Send an email, tweet, or facebook message to the news organization
The best way to contact a news organization is to send an email, tweet, or facebook message. You can also find the contact information for the news organization on their website.
Include all the information you gathered in step 2
If you have something newsworthy to report, the best way to get in touch with a news organization is to send them an email. Include all the information you gathered in step 2, and be sure to let them know if you’re available for an interview or further comment. You can also include links to any relevant photos or videos.
Include any additional information that might be helpful
When you have something you think the news organization should know about, there are a few ways to get in touch. The best way to start is by finding the “contact us” page on the website. This will give you the most options for how to get in touch. Many news organizations have a general email address where you can send tips or story ideas. You can also usually find contact information for specific departments, such as sports or features. If you’re not sure who to contact, look for a general news hotline.
Another option is to reach out to specific reporters or editors who cover topics that relate to your story. You can find their contact information on the website or through a simple Google search. Keep in mind that these methods are best for pitching a story idea or tip. If you have an issue with something the news organization has already published, such as an error or biased coverage, your best bet is to reach out through social media. Most news organizations have Twitter accounts and many also have Facebook pages.