Update Your Style Guide to Keep It Useful

Are you ready to get pumped about editorial style guide updates?!! (Would it help if I added a third exclamation point?)

If you have a hard time keeping your editorial style guides current, you’re not alone. Even the best of us need to work at keeping our style guides updated and useful. Angie Halama of Brain Traffic shares a great style guide pep talk to raise our spirits (or "spirts" if your editorial oversight is lacking).

A useful style guide is an updated style guide. And, organizations need useful style guides. So, here, especially for you (and a little bit for me), is a pep talk about keeping your style guide in tip-top shape.

Source: Style Guide Pep Talk: Rah! Rah! Rah!, by Angie Halama, Brain Traffic, April 5, 2012

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About Rick Allen

Rick Allen has worked in higher education for over twelve years, helping to shape web communications and content strategy. As principal of ePublish Media, Inc, a web publishing and content strategy consultancy in Boston, Mass., Rick works with knowledge-centric organizations to create and sustain effective web content. Keep going »

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