Yellow journalism, or the yellow press, is a type of journalism that presents little
or no legitimate well-researched news and instead uses eye-catching headlines
Yellow journalism was a style of newspaper reporting that emphasized
sensationalism over facts. During its heyday in the late 19th century it was one of
The term yellow journalism came from a popular New York World comic called "
Hogan's Alley," which featured a yellow-dressed character named the "the yellow
Yellow Journalism is a term first coined during the famous newspaper wars
between William Randolph Hearst and Joseph Pulitzer II. Pulitzer's paper the
This lesson will explore the origin of the term yellow journalism and explain how
this style of news reporting roused public support and influenced...
Yellow journalism uses sensationalism and exaggeration to attract readers.
Check out these examples of yellow journalism to see this writing style in action.
Yellow journalism, the use of lurid features and sensationalized news in
newspaper publishing to attract readers and increase circulation. The phrase
Yellow journalism is a pejorative reference to journalism that features ... The term
“yellow journalism” originated during the circulation battles between Joseph ...
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news to create sensations
and attract readers. [From the use of yellow ink in printing "Yellow Kid," a cartoon
Feb 4, 2013 ... You know the Yellow Kid: that baby-faced, buck-toothed street urchin who graced
comic strips in the latter half of the 1890s. He was created by ...