Re: Web site or website

Subject: Re: Web site or website
From: Mike Stockman <stockman -at- jagunet -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2001 20:40:28 -0500

On 1/24/01 8:05 PM, Scott Dewbre (scott -at- emcreek -dot- com) wrote:

>I used the Modern Language Association guidelines. They say "Web page" and
>"Web site."

I used my judgment, made a decision that seemed clear to me, and applied
it consistently throughout my documents. I did this again with another
style issue. And still another.

Does anyone here think a user will fail to understand the information
because "Web-web-website" is somehow mis-styled? If not, how do you
justify wasting time talking about it?

Those are serious questions, if anyone can actually answer them.
Otherwise, perhaps we've reached the end of this thread (he asked

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