\u00a0 \u00a0Content developed by Shivangi Sisodia\t\t\n\t\t\tMost newspapers have four main departments devoted to\npublishing the newspaper itself\u2014\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t1.\u00a0Editorial Department-\n\nResponsible for gathering news, interpretation of news and shortlisting news features.\nThe editors in this department include like the photo editor, the design editor, and the layout editor, etc.\nThe editor of the newspaper alone cannot handle the work and is therefore assisted by chief correspondent, Resident editors, Managing Editors Dy. Editors, Asst. Editors, Sub Editors, photographers, cartoonists, feature writers.\n\n3.\u00a0Circulation Department-\n\nIt looks after the circulation or distribution of copies of the newspaper.\n\nThree main responsibilities-\n\nSelling the Paper.\nDelivering it to retailers.\nCollecting data from subscribers.\n2.\u00a0Advertising Department-\n\u00a0\n\nVery important department in the revenue generation aspect.\nIt looks after collecting advertisements that are placed in every newspaper edition.\nThe sector looks into classified ads, local, national, real estate ads, the law adds.\n4.\u00a0Printing Press-\n\nProduction aspects of the newspaper.\nInstallation and maintenance of machines,\nCompiling the data into the newspaper format and then putting it on paper.\nExample- printing plate preparation, printing, cutting, folding, etc.\n\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\tAlthough they are frequently referred to by a variety of\u00a0other names\u2014as well as the non-newspaper-specific departments also found.\t\t\n\t\t\nAdditional Departments\nAdministrative Department\nAccounting Department\nPersonnel Department\nLegal Department\nPR Department\nStore department\nInternet Department\n\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\n\t\t1.\u00a0Administrative Department\nIt looks after general administration work. The task includes work allotment of staff, workforce training, and promotion, maintaining leave and other records and managing other departments.\n2.\u00a0Accounting Department-\nBilling, maintaining balance sheet, payment, budgeting, financial collections receipts expenses, providing finance to all departments and calculating revenue expenses and profits are taken care of here.\n3.\u00a0Personnel Department-\nRecruitment, training, promotions, transfer, retirements are taken care of here.\n4.\u00a0Legal Department-\nTaken care of legal problems like defamation, libel, etc.\n5.\u00a0PR Department-\nTries to create and sustain a positive image for the newspaper.\n6.\u00a0Store department-\nIt looks after the storage work and It maintains and keeps a record of the stocks of raw material (paper, ink, stencils, etc) and finished goods (the printed newspaper).\n7.\u00a0Internet Department-\nSharing the news on social media.News Section\nThe news section is divided into two parts.\n\nThe Reporters' room\nThe Newsroom\n\nNewsroom-\n\nThe newsroom is the nerve center of the entire activity in a newspaper.\nNews editor heads the newsroom.\n\nInside the newsroom\n\nEditor\nChief Editor\nDeputy news editor\nChief Sub Editor\nSenior Sub Editor\nSub Editor\n\n\nEditor- The person who selects the content for the newspaper is usually referred to as the editor.\nChief Editor\/ Editor-in-chief-\u00a0It is the one who heads the newsroom. They also plan and direct day-to-day operations.\nChief Sub Editors- look after the smooth functioning of the news desk. The news desk usually operates in shifts. A chief editor heads each shift.\nReporter's Room-Different beats are allocated like sports, fashion, crime, etc. and reporters cover the story as per their assigned beats.Chief Reporter- head of the reporters orreporting\u2019s room.Senior Reporter- Experienced reporter.City Reporter-\u00a0The city desk reporter,who is responsible for the paper's local content, looks over the story, makesadditional changes if necessary, and sends it over to the news desk.Correspondents-\u00a0The section of nationaland international news, generally the first part of the paper, is compiled fromcorrespondents who send in their stories electronically, usually via intern oronline, to the editorial desk.Note- For small newspapers, a single editor may beresponsible for all content areas. At large newspapers, the most senior editoris in overall charge of the publication.Beat:-\u00a0Journalists often specialize in a subject area, called a beat, such as sports, religion, lifestyle, arts or science.Columnists\u00a0are journalists who write regular articles recounting their personal opinions and experience it can politics, stories of general nature, etc.Feature writers:-\u00a0Reporters writing longer, less news-oriented articles may be called feature writers.Editorial content:- The portion of the newspaper that is not advertising is called editorial content, editorial matter, or simply editorial, although the last term is also used to refer specifically to those articles in which the newspaper and its guest writers express their opinions.