The Inverted Pyramid WHO, WHAT, WHERE, WHEN, WHY, & HOW BACKGROUND INFORMATION (“NUT GRAF”) & DETAILS “NEWS” & QUOTES IMPORTANT INFORMATION THAT CAN BE CUT IF NECCESSARY The lead in a news article includes the most relevant information, usually names, dates, and the 5 W’s and H. *Remember: many readers will only read the beginning of a story, so a reporter must include the most important information first! The next few paragraphs include background information or the nut graf. The nut graf includes the main idea and the “news.” A quote may also be included here. *Remember: only one source per paragraph. More quotes and details follow the nut graf. The end of the article should include a conclusion, but no vital information should be included here.
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