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Guideline Usage

An overview to help you navigate product content guidance and a look at what's coming soon.

Use the guidance in the way that makes most sense to you. These content pages should help you to feel more confident in writing concise, clear, and consistent product content.

You might read Voice and tone once for foundational understanding, while you might bookmark Product style guide for ease of reference.

Look out for training sessions coming soon to help you make the most of these pages.

Sections at a glance find what you need

Voice and tone

Voice and tone page anchor
  • Understand voice and tone and their role in communicating.
  • Identify and use the Twilio Voice consistently.
  • Use tone to shape the user experience.
  • Find the appropriate tone and approach.
  • Go to Voice and tone
  • The core principles of our content and "how we should write."
  • Punctuation guidance and exceptions.
  • Formatting and grammar tips, including capitals, lists, bold/italics, numbers, acronyms, and abbreviations.
  • Commonly confused or misspelled words and phrases.
  • Go to Product style guide

Components (coming in Q2)

Components (coming in Q2) page anchor
  • Applying guidance to specific components. Covering buttons, headings, modals, navigation etc.
  • Check and edit content yourself with prompts and guidance.
  • Submit a request for content support from a UX Writer.
  • Go to Get Support


Feedback page anchor

These guidelines rely on your feedback to evolve and grow. Please reach out on Slack with

  • Usability feedback  the more specific, the better.
  • Edge cases or exceptions send over screen shots and queries.
  • Additional examples have a great example of before/after?
  • Questions and queries if something isn't clear, let us know.

Need support with non-product content?

Visit the Brand Writing Style Guidelines here.