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Style Guidelines
Editors for the Carolina Communiqué refer to The Chicago Manual of Style for style guidelines.

The following guidelines have also been established:
  • Word usage, capitalization, and spelling
    • email (noun and verb)
    • Carolina Chapter (not Chapter or chapter)
    • online help
    • onsite (noun and adjective)
    • offsite (noun and adjective)
    • tool set
    • website (not World-Wide Web, WWW, or web)
  • Punctuation
    • No hyphenation.
    • Use serial commas.
  • Other
    • Use active voice whenever possible.
    • Avoid extreme uses of slang and colloquialism.

Please email questions to editor at stc-carolina dot org.