Guidance on grammar, language and spelling.
In this section
When to use apostrophes, bullet points and colons in your sentences.
From dates to page numbers to percentages; how to use numbers correctly.
How to write clear and concise keywords and meta descriptions that will help improve your content’s search engine optimisation.
The tone of your content helps engage readers more effectively; using active verbs adds pace to a sentence.
Different content types and pages used on the ONS website and when and how to use them.
Editing and proofreading are essential to ensuring consistency in content and that your writing is clear, concise and free of errors.
A guide to writing for social media.
Content guidelines for the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and GOV.UK release calendars.