The information on your site is important to students, prospective students, the community, and other audiences. Here are guidelines to help you create and correctly format your site content.
Web content basics
Essential elements of web content.
Writing for the web
Best practices for creating web content.
Tips for adding links to your content.
Appropriate uses for PDFs.
How to refer to UMass Dartmouth and UMass Law correctly.
Tips for abbreviations, acronyms, capitalization, numbers, time, and more.
How to use periods, commas, quotation marks, hyphens, dashes, etc.
Word use & capitalization
Tips for word use and capitalization: academic degrees, ethnicities, states, seasons, and more.
Commonly confused words & phrases
A list of words and phrases that are often confused and misused.
Online style and writing resources.