For government organisations needing support to maintain critical digital services during COVID-19, email firstname.lastname@example.org
This guidance includes best-practice advice on how to write for government digital channels.
An alphabetised list of best practice and rules for punctuation and grammar on public sector websites.
Check which words you should avoid to make content easy to understand.
How to write numbers, currency, dates, times, and phone numbers.
Links are navigation tools, and help people move around your site.
Use bold sparingly, and never use italics or underline to emphasise web content.
If you write for your readers, you’re writing for search engines.
Page last updated: 19 May 2020
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Date printed: 26/05/2020