Frequently asked questions
Where can I use Stylebot?
Stylebot is designed to make your life easier by integrating into workflow tools you’re already using. Right now, Stylebot is available on both Slack and Microsoft Teams. If you want to use Stylebot on a different app, tell us about it here.
Where do Stylebot’s answers come from?
Stylebot can be customized to fit your organization’s needs, but most of its answers are from a style guide developed based on years of research and user input at the USC Annenberg School of Journalism. Our guide is data-informed and constantly evolving. As a Stylebot subscriber, you get access to all our latest entries so your guidance is always current and relevant.
Can Stylebot incorporate my organization’s style guide?
Yes. Stylebot can be fully customized to reflect your organization’s specific guidance. Plus, you get access to our full guide for anything your style guide doesn’t cover.
Does my organization need to have its own style guide in order to use Stylebot?
No. Stylebot is ready for use with USC Annenberg’s style guide.
How do I install Stylebot?
Stylebot is available through the Slack App Directory or Microsoft AppSource. You can install the app there, but if you want access to our style guide, please contact our team to schedule a demo.