Content editing

Last updated: June 30, 2022

Content should be reviewed and approved by an editor before it's published. 

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Checklist for content creators

Checklist for editors

  • Does it follow the Web Content Standards?
  • Has the content been reviewed for cultural safety and Indigenous Gender-Based Analysis?
  • The purpose of the content is clear, relevant and useful
  • Information is accurate and when necessary includes supporting details or examples
  • The tone of the writing is clear, consistent and appropriate for the audience
  • Information is grouped clearly
  • The order the content is in makes sense
  • The page title and headings clearly describe the page content
  • Spelling follows the Canadian Oxford Dictionary
  • Grammar, punctuation and formatting follow the Web Style Guide
  • The writing is in plain language