Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, capitalization, CIO, directions, east, north, Quiz, south, west
|Which is correct?
In the _____, server revenues were flat throughout the quarter.
When a direction is used as the name for an area, it’s considered a proper name and capitalized. If used simply to indicate a direction, the words north, south, east, and west are not capitalized. For example, you would write:”Go west on Front Street.”