Content Management System

Writing and Style Guidelines

How to Create a Great Browsing Experience

To ensure a consistent browsing experience for visitors to UC Riverside websites, content developers are expected to follow certain institutional guidelines and policies. These guidelines range from theory behind content design to whether or not to capitalize a specific word.

Writing for the Web Video

This video presentation by Ross French, Web content manager in the UCR Office of Strategic Communications, features tips and best practices when writing content for the web and is a great place for beginners to get started.

Web Site Development Do's & Don'ts

The do's & don'ts page is an online manual with instructions, suggestions and background on the fundamental principles behind the UCR Web presence.

Writing for the Web Content Guidelines

The guidelines page features tips for content creation and points of emphasis to remember while creating your site.

Online Style Guide

The Online Style Guide is an A-to-Z reference of UCR-specific guidelines on spelling, hyphenation and usage, similar to The Associated Press Stylebook.


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