Do you know to capitalize tech terms correctly?
  v6.0 Posted at 6/11/2018 5:36 AM by Tiago Araujo

​​​​With so many different capitalization conventions used in technology names, it can be confusing to know which convention to use for which technology. 

John Bristowe tweeted corrections for some commonly mis-capitalised tech names
Figure: John Bristowe tackled some of the most commonly confused tech names in this tweet

The main 5 types used are:

  1. All uppercase – ALL UPPERCASE
  2. All lower case – all lowercase
  3. Pascal case - PascalCase
  4. Camel case – camelCase
  5. Only first letter capitalized - Onlythefirstletter

Here’s a quick overview:

Bad example: This banner uses the wrong capitalization convention
Figure: Bad example - If you want to be taken seriously as an expert in the subject, you should properly and consistently spell, punctuate, and capitalize the technology you are working with
Good example: This banner shows the correct capitalization for .NET
Figure: Good example – the technology is consistently capitalized correctly across the page​

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