email — correspondence sent electronically
email addresses — lowercase
e-business or e-commerce — lowercase, with hyphen
internet — lowercase
home page — two words
online — one word
PC — personal computer
URL — All caps; acronym for Uniform Resource Locator, which is the term for World Wide Web addresses.
URLs — World Wide Web addresses should be lowercase, with no spaces between the characters.
- In print publications, the UA website should appear as uakron.edu — followed by the remainder of the URL that directs a person to the desired webpage. Contact UCM if a URL should be shortened due to space limitations or for simplicity.
- In electronic documents such as Word or on the UA website, See our “Writing for the web” resource for creating useful hyperlinks.
web — lowercase
website — one word, lowercase