Web Standard: Writing Style

Definitions

Writing for the web:
  • Use fewer words
  • Use good headings and outline structure
  • Use good link text
  • Use plain language

Content requirements

  • Writing for the Web is expected for EPA content.

See: Writing for the Web requirements

About this Standard

Effective date: 01/01/2004
Date approved: 09/12/2012
Web Council review by: 09/02/2014 (or earlier if deemed necessary by the Web Council)