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TV Listings Article Analysis

These are a few examples of different TV listing double page


spreads, which have been annotated to show the main codes and
conventions of a TV listing article. The codes and conventions will be
applied to our own listings article that we will create for our
documentary.
Main
image

Article
Title

Pull
quote
Standfirst
Airdate,
broadcastin
g channel,
show title

Article
Title

Airdate,
broadcasting
channel, Show title

Three Column
Layout- Text is
in 3 columns
on each page
Stand-first

Anchoring
image
captions
(Images)

Drop
caps

Magazine
name, issue
Main date and page
imagenumber

Page
number

Main
Image

Pull
quote
Drop
caps

Airdate,
broadcastin
g channel,
show title

Three Column
Layout- Text is
in 3 columns
on each page

Article title

Anchoring
image
caption
(Image)

Pull
quote

Stand first

Magazine
name, issue
date and
page

Images and
anchoring
image
captions