Spelling, hyphens, capitalization

Special considerations

COVID-19 and coronavirus disease

  • COVID-19 (not Covid-19 or COVID)
  • coronavirus disease (not Coronavirus)

WHO: the disease and the virus that causes it

Common words

  • cybersecurity
  • cyberattacks
  • cybercrime
  • E for “electronic”
    • email, not e-mail
    • e-commerce, e-book
  • Fairleigh 1Card has no space between “1” and “Card.”
  • internet
  • online
  • onsite, off-site
  • theater, not theatre, unless it is part of a proper name, e.g. Citizens Theatre Company.
  • voicemail
  • “web” words are one word — website, webpage, webfeed, webcam. But capitalize World Wide Web.
    • webmail
    • webpage
    • webcam
    • website
    • web
    • WWW, World Wide Web