UI text guidelines¶
User interface (UI) text guidelines are intended for designers, developers, or reviewers contributing content within OpenStack user interfaces. Use these text guidelines to ensure that the OpenStack interface is usable, consistent, and concise.
- Follow UI text capitalization guidelines
- Use recommended UI action labels
- Follow UI alert guidelines
- Use recommended UI panel formatting
In addition to these resources, ensure you review the Writing style section. The general writing style guidelines also apply to content in the user interface.
Use these tips and quick links to access UI text guidance reminders.
Avoid abbreviations, acronyms, and slang. Unless the abbreviation is better known than the word it stands for or space savings is critical.