Clear, accessible, jargon-free language that all readers can understand.
In this section
How to identify who your users are and write content that meets their needs, including a template for writing user stories.
How to design content for your users.
Different content types and pages used on the ONS website and when and how to use them.
Web users read information on a screen differently to how they might read it in a printed format.
Editing and proofreading are essential to ensuring consistency in content and that your writing is clear, concise and free of errors.
User personas are characterisations of the type of people who use the ONS website. We use these personas to develop our content.
What analytics information we collect, how to use the dashboard and what the data mean for your content.
We are legally required to make our content simple for users with different abilities to navigate, read and interpret.
Content guidelines for the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and GOV.UK release calendars.