Do you know to capitalize tech terms correctly?
6/11/2018 5:36 AM by
With so many different capitalization conventions used in technology names, it can be confusing to know which convention to use for which technology.
- Figure: John Bristowe tackled some of the most commonly confused tech names in this tweet
The main 5 types used are:
- All uppercase – ALL UPPERCASE
- All lower case – all lowercase
- Pascal case - PascalCase
- Camel case – camelCase
- Only first letter capitalized - Onlythefirstletter
Here’s a quick overview:
- 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
- Figure: Good example – the technology is consistently capitalized correctly across the page
Do you feel this rule needs an update?