Via SFGate.com: Yahoo! Publishes A Style Guide For The Internet. Excerpt:
Yahoo! is publishing its own stylebook for the Internet. "The Yahoo! Style Guide: The Ultimate Sourcebook for Writing, Editing, And Creating Content For The Digital World" will hit stores on July 6, 2010 at $21.99 for retail. Amazon will sell it for $13.49 before shipping.
...Chris Barr, Yahoo's senior editorial director and CNET's founding editor-in-chief, is the top editor of the book, along with other senior editors at Yahoo!.
"Writers and programmers at Yahoo!, faced with a lack of industry guidance fifteen years ago, began cobbling together a set of guidelines for Web writing," according to the book description from St. Martin's Press, a division of MacMillon, which publishing the guidebook.
"Yahoo! content creators have built and added to the guide ever since, making it the go-to manual inside Yahoo!"Of course I'll acquire a copy, and I hope it has something sensible to say about any company that insists on including an exclamation mark in its name.