Do's and Don'ts



  • Add citations for any facts

  • Add captions to your photos.

  • Include a subtitle

  • Include a 2-3 sentence description about your article.

  • Make sure the title makes sense by itself

  • Identify keywords and keyword phrases related to the topic and use them (a) in the article and (b) in the article headings.

  • Check official names for companies or venues mentioned.

  • Describe link targets (don’t use ‘click here’)

  • Complete your JT profile

  • Don’t use Japanese punctuation

  • Don’t submit your work without reviewing first

  • Don’t use bold, italics, CAPS, semicolons, underlining or exclamation marks

  • Don’t add links to non-official sites

  • Don’t plagiarise material from other sources

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