Index Design Guides
Use this design guide to structure the content of your traditional fact sheet to be aligned with the Index. Part A Index items (#1-11) should be included in all materials. Parts B, C and D of the Index may or may not be applicable, depending on your topic’s communication objective.
To the right you can see an exemplar of a fact sheet created using this design guide.
Use this design guide to apply Index criteria when developing or revising a data sheet. Like the fact sheet design guide, this data sheet design guide shows you how to incorporate Index items applicable to your topic and communication objective.
Practical guidelines for anyone wanting to use press releases to support public health outreach. Developed by OADC’s Division of Public Affairs and the Office of Communication Science from an actual, typical release. Edited to incorporate proven communication principles while still retaining the content organization familiar to news organizations. Notes in the margin describe how effective communication techniques are embedded in the flow of copy.
- Page last reviewed: August 10, 2017
- Page last updated: August 10, 2017
- Content source:
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Page maintained by: Office of Associate Director of Communication, Division of Public Affairs