Eleanor Meecham | February 28, 2018
Good writing is made up of many elements. You need great content, clear headings, plain words, and engaging layout. But one thing that’s often overlooked is style. Style is the art of keeping all the details consistent — from spelling and punctuation to quotations and numbers.
To style your words the right way (and the same way every time) you need a good style guide. We’ve just updated ours. It’s concise but comprehensive advice for anyone who writes at work.
The Write Style Guide tells you things like:
We’ve changed our style guide quite a lot since our last printing 4 years ago. You’ll find more advice, better examples, and links to online tools that will help you do complex things quickly and simply.
For example, we’ve added sections on:
Among other things, we’ve also added more advice on how to:
The Write Style Guide is an essential writing tool for anyone who writes at work. Even if you’re ‘just’ writing emails!