ProPublica's News App and Data Style Guides
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LICENSE removed old social tags doc and coding manifesto. Dec 6, 2018 Update Jun 11, 2018 typo fix, care of vigorousnorth Mar 4, 2013

ProPublica's Nerd Guides

Table of Contents

  1. Intro: The Design and Structure of a News Application
  2. Data Style Guide
  3. Data Bulletproofing Guide


These guides are copyright 2018 Pro Publica, Inc. and are licensed under a Creative Commons BY-NC 3.0 license. You are free to share and to remix them, though not to use them commercially without permission.


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