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    MDN content and style guides

    These guides provide details on how MDN documentation should be written and formatted, as well as how our code samples and other content should be presented. By following these guides, you can ensure that the material you produce is clean and easy to use.

    Content blocks
    Content Blocks are predefined text-boxes and text-formats used to display various types of information in a standardized way on MDN. 
    Custom macros for MDN
    This page lists many of the general-purpose templates created for use on MDN. The complete list of all templates on MDN is available, but since there are so many, we don't list all of them here. For how-to information on using these macros, see 
    MDN page layout guide
    These guides supplement the MDN style guide with specific layouts for the various types of pages on MDN. This helps contributors create new content that's structurally consistent with the rest of MDN.
    MDN style guide
    In an effort to display documentation in an organized, standardized and easy-to-read manner, the Mozilla Developer Network style guide describes how text should be organized, spelled, formatted, and so on. These are guidelines rather than strict rules.
    Specification tables
    Every reference page on MDN should provide information about the specification or specifications in which that API or technology was defined. This article demonstrates what these tables look like and explains how to construct them.
    Using macros on MDN
    The Kuma platform on which MDN runs provides a powerful macro system, KumaScript, which makes it possible to do a wide variety of things automatically. This article provides information on how to invoke MDN's macros within articles.
    Using quicklinks
    MDN supports adding quicklinks to pages; these are boxes containing a potentially hierarchical list of links to other pages on MDN or to pages off-site. This article describes how to create quicklinks boxes.

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