Web Style Guide

Style and formatting standards for creating consistent, high quality website content.

Who Should Use This Guide?

Anyone who writes web content for the B.C. Public Service.

Why a Web Style Guide?

Consistent style for web writing creates trust, reinforces brand, and supports a high-quality common look and feel.

This web style guide applies to all B.C. government website content, excluding digital files intended for print and uploaded as assets. News releases and social media content can follow the Canadian Press Style Book

Web Style Guidelines

Follow the guidelines below to write clear, consistent web content.