email and web addresses
Present email and web addresses in roman, lowercase* type:
*Some systems are case sensitive. When in doubt, check with the owner of the email or web address.
If the numeral 1 is part of the address, use a typeface in which the numeral is clearly distinguishable from the capital I (i) and lowercase l (L).
Drop http://and/or www.from web addresses if unnecessary. (To ensure correct use of the shortest address possible, type it into a web browser and determine if the correct website displays.)
If possible, avoid breaking email and web addresses, especially at periods or dots. If the address will not fit on a line, don’t add a hyphen or other punctuation. Break after existing punctuation, such hyphens, slashes, double slashes, @ and tildes (~):
Go to the home page—samford.edu/
admission—for more information.
Contact the director via e-mail at jsmith@
samford.edu or by phone at 205-726-0000.
If you end a sentence with an email or web address, use end punctuation as needed:
For more information, email the director at firstname.lastname@example.org.