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  • FR Posting Style Book - format for replying (We seem to be slipping)

    04/09/2005 11:51:09 AM PDT · by BJungNan · 323 replies · 5,345+ views
    Me, Myself and BJungNan | April 9, 2005 | BJungNan
    Lately there seems to be some slippage of what has been for years the common style for replying to posts. In the interest of FR Stylebook maintenance, here is what has been proper style on replying to comments in a thread. The common form for replies is as follows: 1. Quote the person you are replying to with italics (if you are replying to someone specifically and what they said). 2. Seperate with a paragraph mark. 3. Show your reply in regular text Example:Even after five years (or so) of reading FR, I still find myself amazed at the quality...