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AP Stylebook
AP style tip: Use periods and no space when an individual uses initials instead of a first name.
AP Stylebook now is available as an e-book, published by @BasicBooks.
AP style tip: Use hyphens in the compound modifier back-to-school, not in the standalone phrase.
AP Stylebook & Webster's New World Online is updated to reflect our primary dictionary's new guidance on Denali:
Making Labor Day travel plans? Buckle your seat belt, two words.#APStyle
AP style tip: Watch your vowels in vinaigrette, a blend of oil and vinegar, usually used as salad dressing. #APStyle
AP style tip: Use sleeved to mean fitted with sleeves, often hyphenated in compounds like short-sleeved. #fashion
AP style tip: Girl is applicable until a subject's 18th birthday. Use woman or young woman afterward.
Spell out amounts less than 1 in stories, using hyphens between the words: two-thirds, four-fifths, etc.
Thanks! RT @JKonfrst It's so pretty. Thanks @JillVanWyke for hooking me up w my new @APStylebook!! #ReadyToGrade
AP style tip: #soccer is the preferred term in the U.S., elsewhere the sport is referred to as #football.
AP style tip: A meme is a piece of information shared verbally or transmitted widely, often in social media.
Our new app integrates with Stylebook Online so subscribers can use it at no additional cost.
Nice collection MT @CarolineKSNT My new @APStylebook fits right in with others on my desk in the @KSNTNews newsroom.
Everyone can use a copy editor. Correction: Uber is a ride-hailing or ride-booking service, not ride-sharing.
AP style tip: Refer to @Uber as a rail-hailing or ride-booking service, not ride-sharing. #ridesharing #ridebooking
Use craft brewery to describe a small, independent beer producer, instead of microbrewery. #craftbeer #craftbrew
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The Stylebook's editors will share highlights of the new 2015 edition in our Twitter chat, 2:30 p.m. ET. #APStyleChat
Our 2015 Stylebook is over 600 pages long, including our first back-of-book index. It launches May 27.
AP style tip while waiting to learn what name Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge choose for their baby girl:
AP style tip: A tablet is a touch-screen device that can connect to the Internet. #APstyle

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