Re: Straight-through page numbering

Subject: Re: Straight-through page numbering
From: Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2010 11:25:23 -0600

My own personal style guide (the one I use when I'm a lone writer on a contract for a company with no style guide) is no chapter numbers, straight-through page numbering, no figure numbers, no table numbers. I put figures and tables right where I reference them.

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On 11/11/2010 11:03 AM, Nancy Allison wrote:
> I have not had any luck finding an older thread I *think* we had on this list.
>
> It was about reasons for keeping chapter-page numbering (4-1, 5-17, etc.) in print documents versus straight-through numbering.
>
> People had reasons for preferring one over the other, and I'd like to review those reasons.
>
> If anyone can find me that thread, I'll reread it. If you want to get into it again as a topic now, that's fine too. If you want to discuss it now, what do you use and why?
>
> Thanks for your help.
>
> --Nancy
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Straight-through page numbering: From: Nancy Allison

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