Resources on Writing
Lessons from the 2021 Federal Plain Language Report Card —This event recap highlights best practices, a short case study video, and examples of federal web content that received both high and low …
PlainLanguage.gov —A resource to help federal employees write in plain language and comply with the Plain Writing Act of 2010.
Style Guides by Government Agencies —This page is a collection of style guides created by government agencies.
Plain Language Web Writing Tips —Help your readers complete their tasks with these Plain Language writing tips.
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Communicators —Brings together government communicators to improve communication and make government more effective.
Plain Language —Brings together government plain language practitioners to promote use of plain language, saving agencies time and money and providing …
News and Events on Writing
Jargon Madness: A Plain Language Exercise
Managing Stakeholder Feedback: Lessons from Experience
Content Design for beta.ADA.gov: Writing for Action and Flexibility
Content Design for beta.ADA.gov: Writing for Action and Flexibility—18F worked with a team at the Department of Justice to redesign ADA.gov. They helped them launch beta.ada.gov, and designed new content for some of the most sought-after ADA topics. — via 18F