RE: Web-?-web-?-based?

Subject: RE: Web-?-web-?-based?
From: "Fred Ridder" <docudoc -at- hotmail -dot- com>
To: tara -dot- charter -at- physiciansmutual -dot- com, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2005 15:39:03 -0500

"Web" should only be treated as a proper noun (e.g. capitalized when not
the first word in a sentence) when it refers specifically to the World Wide
Web. When you're talking about something that is web-based, this usually
means that part of the application resides on a web server and is accessed
from the client side using a web browser. But the web that is involved
need not be the WWW web--it is at least as likely to be an intranet
(private) web.

My opinions only; I don't speak for Intel.
Fred Ridder
Intel
Parsippany, NJ


From: "Tara Charter" <tara -dot- charter -at- physiciansmutual -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Web-?-web-?-based?
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2005 10:52:30 -0600

What is everyone using as far as capitalization of "web" ? My manual of style says "always
capitalize when used alone". So, what about "web-based"?


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