Writing for the Web
Who Should Use These Guides?
The guides are for anyone who writes, develops, edits or approves content for the B.C. government, from engineering reports to emails, news releases to websites.
Follow these guides to produce high quality, plain language web content that helps people find, understand, and use the information they need.
Make documents and websites accessible and easy to understand.
Outline, research, edit and test content for well understood audiences.
Create trust, reinforce brand and deliver a high quality common look and feel.
Use and optimize graphics and images to benefit the audience.
Make services and supporting content easy to find, access, understand and act on.
Support a high quality, consistent user experience across devices and platforms.