RE: See Also/Related Topics

Subject: RE: See Also/Related Topics
From: "Lauren" <lt34 -at- csus -dot- edu>
To: "'Zen C'" <zenizenc -at- gmail -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2007 19:59:27 -0700

> From: Of Zen C

> Is there a set standard or a preferred method with regard to
> using related
> topics and see also?
> Zen

According to the Microsoft Manual of Style, page 35, "Titles of "See Also"
sections can also vary. For example, such sections might be called "Related
Topics" or, for cross-references that are exclusively hyperlinks, "Related

Personally, I have different connotations for "See Also" and "Related
Topics." "See Also" sounds like a different method for the same subject and
"Related Topics" sounds like a similar but different subject.

"See Also," "Related Topics," and "Related Links" are all titles for
cross-references, so it is probably best to be consistent and give them one



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