Tag: ap style rules for abbreviations

  • Rules for Capitalizing Academic Degrees in AP Style

    Rules for Capitalizing Academic Degrees in AP Style

    As a firm believer in the value of higher education, I can appreciate people taking pride in their academic degrees. These credentials are hard-earned, representing significant investments of time, money and effort. It’s understandable for people to want to show them off in capital letters. As an SEO content writer following the Associated Press Stylebook,…

  • Mastering the AP Style Rules for Abbreviations

    Mastering the AP Style Rules for Abbreviations

    I’m a huge fan of abbreviations because they make communication easier and spare me from unnecessary typing. When I’m writing in Associated Press style, though, it sometimes feels like these benefits disappear, since there are so many tricky AP style rules for abbreviations to remember (and occasionally Google, if we’re being honest). To take some…