How to write about preventing coronavirus (social distancing)
NHS social distancing content last updated: 12 January 2021.
We have 4 types of content about preventing coronavirus (COVID-19). These are designed to be used in different contexts and across a range of products and services.
This content is best when space is limited – for example, a tweet or text message. It contains all the key information in fewer than 150 characters.
This content may be better if you have more space – for example, in an app or embedded within a web page. It provides more detail to help users understand how to avoid getting or spreading coronavirus.
This content is suited for voice assistants and chatbots. It's written in a voice-friendly structure – for example, by avoiding bullet points.
This content is best if you have space for a full web page of content and want your users to know all the information and advice on how to avoid getting or spreading coronavirus.