Re: Writing guides

Subject: Re: Writing guides
From: Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2012 15:01:18 -0700

In general I agree that the common spelling for the industry and the
target market should direct these choices.

But then you have to remember only writers care about this sort of
thing. I had a hard time convincing a company that having both
Canadian and US spellings of "colour" made us look unprofessional.

That, other words, and our non-standard copyright statement.

-Tony



On 2012-08-17, at 2:38 PM, Nicole Salisbury-Gaumont
<nicole -dot- gaumont -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> I would think that this is a commercial decision that needs to be based on
> your company's target audience.
>

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References:
Writing guides: From: Katarina Bovin
RE: Writing guides: From: Robart, Kay
Re: RE: Writing guides: From: Nicole Salisbury-Gaumont

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