Technology Terms

  • Cellphone and Smartphone
    • These are single words.
  • Email
    • Email is one word and is not hyphenated.
  • Internet
    • Internet is capitalized in all instances.
  • Online
    • Online is one word and is not hyphenated. 
  • Web, webpage, website, weblog
    • When referring to “the web,” short for the World Wide Web, web should not be capitalize. Terms such as webpage, website, webpage, etc. are one word, neither capitalized nor hyphenated.

Revised: August 26, 2016